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Boko Haram Gunmen Massacre Men In School Hall

Boko Haram Gunmen Massacre Men In School Hall

Boko Haram militants have released a video apparently showing civilians being shot as they lie face down in a hall as the group's …

Police Officer Shot And Killed In Florida

Police Officer Shot And Killed In Florida

A police officer has been shot to death in Florida, authorities say, hours after two cops were killed in Brooklyn.

Sony Hackers Mock FBI: 'You Are An Idiot'

Sony Hackers Mock FBI: 'You Are An Idiot'

The group behind the devstating hacking attack on Sony has apparently posted a message mocking the FBI.

All Is Bright: 450,000 Xmas Lights On House

All Is Bright: 450,000 Xmas Lights On House

A German man has comfortably outdone the neighbours with Christmas decorations, as his house is sparkling with more than 450,000 l…

Sony Hack Was 'Act Of Cyber-Vandalism'

Sony Hack Was 'Act Of Cyber-Vandalism'

President Barack Obama says he does not consider the Sony hack an act of war but an act of "cyber-vandalism".

Ched Evans Will Not Be Signed By Hartlepool

Ched Evans Will Not Be Signed By Hartlepool

Convicted rapist Ched Evans will not join Hartlepool despite the club's manager expressing an interest in the player.

Survivors Welcome Scrapping Of Sex Abuse Panel

Survivors Welcome Scrapping Of Sex Abuse Panel

Survivors have welcomed reports, in a letter seen by Sky News, that Theresa May is planning to scrap the panel set up to investiga…

Confirmed: Christmas Day Weather Forecast

Confirmed: Christmas Day Weather Forecast

The long-range weather forecast now goes as far as Christmas Day - and reveals where it is most likely to snow.

Muhammad Ali In Hospital With Pneumonia

Muhammad Ali In Hospital With Pneumonia

Boxing legend Muhammad Ali has been taken to hospital suffering from pneumonia.

Dad And Sons Found In Outback After Days

Dad And Sons Found In Outback After Days

A father and his two young sons have been found in the Australian Outback after spending days stuck in a bog.

Elton John Marries His Long-Term Partner

Elton John Marries His Long-Term Partner

Sir Elton John and David Furnish have officially married - nine years to the day after they tied the knot in a civil partnership c…

Ambulances May Take Twice As Long, Memo Says

Ambulances May Take Twice As Long, Memo Says

Some patients who need an ambulance may soon have to wait longer for it to arrive even if they are classed as a serious case, unde…

Booze Bus Aims To Ease Pressure On A&E

Booze Bus Aims To Ease Pressure On A&E

A mobile treatment centre costing nearly half a million pounds has been opened to keep drunk people out of A&E.

Mother Charged Over Deaths Of Eight Children

Mother Charged Over Deaths Of Eight Children

A woman has been charged with the murder of eight children at a house in Cairns, northern Australia, police have said.

May Wants To 'Send Home' Foreign Graduates

May Wants To 'Send Home' Foreign Graduates

Foreign students could be forced to leave the UK after their courses finish under tough new rules being considered by the Home Sec…

Mystery Of Grey Seal Deaths Causing Concern

Mystery Of Grey Seal Deaths Causing Concern

There are fewer grey seals left in the wild than African Elephants, and concerns are growing after an unprecedented number were fo…

Two New York Cops 'Assassinated' In Ambush

Two New York Cops 'Assassinated' In Ambush

Two New York City police officers have been killed by a lone gunman as they sat in their parked patrol car in mid-afternoon.

Second Arrest Over Police Constable's Killing

Second Arrest Over Police Constable's Killing

A second man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after an off-duty police constable was beaten to death in Liverpool.

Domestic Abuse Victims Warned Over Presents

Domestic Abuse Victims Warned Over Presents

Victims of domestic abuse are being warned to beware of Christmas gifts containing hidden spyware.

Hartlepool: Ched Evans Signing 'A Possibility'

Hartlepool: Ched Evans Signing 'A Possibility'

Hartlepool manager Ronnie Moore has expressed his interest in signing convicted rapist Ched Evans.

Police Shoot Dead Man Who Attacked Officers

Police Shoot Dead Man Who Attacked Officers

Police have shot dead a man who stabbed three officers in a police station in central France.

Manhunt Launched After Berlin Jewellery Heist

Manhunt Launched After Berlin Jewellery Heist

Police in Germany are hunting for four masked men who stormed Berlin's luxury KaDeWe department store before escaping with the loo…

Lockerbie Bombing: Megrahi's Guilt Reaffirmed

Lockerbie Bombing: Megrahi's Guilt Reaffirmed

Scotland's top prosecutor has reaffirmed Abdelbaset al Megrahi's guilt in the Lockerbie bombing following an appeal by victims' fa…

Officers Sacked For Sending Obscene Images

Officers Sacked For Sending Obscene Images

Two police officers from Scotland Yard's Diplomatic Protection Group have been sacked for sending obscene images from their mobile…

US Releases Four Prisoners From Guantanamo

US Releases Four Prisoners From Guantanamo

Four Guantanamo Bay detainees have been released and sent home to Afghanistan, the Pentagon has revealed.

Great Escape As Truck Trundles Over Cyclist

Great Escape As Truck Trundles Over Cyclist

A cyclist had a lucky escape when he was run over by a large lorry in China.

No-Snow Area: Alpine Slopes 'Worst For 25 Years'

No-Snow Area: Alpine Slopes 'Worst For 25 Years'

A lack of snow in the Alps has left some ski resorts facing the worst conditions seen in the past quarter century, a leading indus…

North Korea: We Can Prove Hacking Wasn't Us

North Korea: We Can Prove Hacking Wasn't Us

North Korea says it can prove it had nothing to do with the cyber-attack on Sony and proposes a joint investigation with the US.

Earthquake Shakes Site Of Fukushima Disaster

Earthquake Shakes Site Of Fukushima Disaster

A 5.9 magnitude earthquake has hit Honshu, Japan's largest and most populous island, according to the US Geological Survey.

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