First Minister Peter Robinson asks Prime Minister David Cameron to suspend the Northern Ireland Assembly to try to resolve the current political crisis.
Scientists reveal the secrets behind the trees that can resist wildfires.
A man who nearly died from drinking hand gel containing alcohol, says he was part of a group which systematically raided London hospitals for a drink.
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A mother and her four children, who were believed to be travelling from London to Syria, are detained in Turkey.
West Brom striker Saido Berahino suggests he may never play for the club again after they turn down a fourth bid from Tottenham.
Manchester United say they were not at fault for the collapse of goalkeeper David De Gea's move to Real Madrid.
Hundreds of migrants are stranded outside a major railway station in Budapest after police seal off the terminal to stop them travelling through the EU.
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London Tube strikes planned for 8 and 10 September are suspended by the Rail, Maritime and Transport union.
Author Anthony Horowitz has apologised for saying he thought Idris Elba was "too street" to be the next James Bond.
Former Rangers chief executive Charles Green is charged by police as part of an investigation into events during his time at the club, BBC Scotland has learned.
A man is charged with murder after concert pianist Natalia Strelchenko was found with fatal injuries at a house in Manchester.
Google has made a series of changes to the main logo it uses for its core services.
This year's El Nino weather phenomenon could be one of the strongest on record according to the World Meteorological Organization.
Syrian migrant's perilous journey from Turkey to Sweden
Manchester United complete the £36m signing of Monaco's France Under-21 forward Anthony Martial.
A new system of national testing is to be introduced in Scotland's primary schools, First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has announced.
Benedict Cumberbatch, Dame Helen Mirren and Dame Maggie Smith are among the British star names at this year's London Film Festival.
Brad Barritt will return from injury and Geoff Parling will feature in the second row as England host Ireland on Saturday.