A report into the route of the second phase of the controversial fast train project HS2 is expected to recommend a new station be built in Crewe.
QPR manager Harry Redknapp says the club have "moved on" from the row provoked by his criticism of Adel Taarabt.
Iran defies an international campaign and hangs a woman who killed a man she said was trying to sexually abuse her.
A man dies in hospital after he was shot in a west Belfast alleyway following what is believed to have been a serious brawl.
Rangers are close to accepting a funding offer from Mike Ashley, ahead of proposals from Brian Kennedy and Dave King.
The number of cases in the Ebola outbreak passes 10,000, with 4,922 deaths, the World Health Organization's latest report says.
The rest of Europe expects the UK to settle a £1.7bn EU budget demand "and that's that", a vice president of the European Parliament has said.
Two former first ministers of Scotland have hit out at Labour's treatment of its Scottish leader Johann Lamont.
A man is attacked in his County Down home by masked men carrying iron bars.
One of Vietnam's richest men, Ha Van Tham, is arrested by police on suspicion of lending fraud, authorities say.
Scottish Labour Party leader Johann Lamont resigns with immediate effect after accusing the UK party of treating Scotland like a "branch office".
A 72-year-old man says he was raped by a priest in a Bedfordshire boys' home 65 years ago.
A number of students are fined following an investigation after footage emerged of a group chanting about violence and necrophilia.
Josh Spero, author of Second Hand Stories and editor of Spear's Magazine, and the author Erica Wagner, a former literary editor of the Times mull the question of high tech and old books.
Dr Geraldine O'Hara, an infectious diseases specialist from Huddersfield, has recorded a series of audio diaries while she is in Sierra Leone.
Women need a clear pathway into coaching if they are to succeed in a male-dominated environment, say industry experts.
The UK's first specialised Parkour, or freerunning, academies have opened to encourage people to learn how to do it in a safe environment.
England narrowly hold on for victory against Samoa in a pulsating Four Nations encounter in Brisbane.
On the second anniversary of a murder in Newtownabbey, County Antrim, police have renewed an appeal for information.
A series of demands to ensure Wales has "true equality" with Scotland is to be outlined at Plaid Cymru's annual conference.