Researchers have revealed that the Earth's magnetic field is 550 million years older than previously believed.
Former workers at a PPI call centre in Torfaen claim they were sacked days before the firm went to liquidation.
NatWest Bank is investigating problems with its online service, after customers complained that payments - including salaries - were not going through
A US man has shot down a drone which was hovering over his back garden.
Arsenal striker Theo Walcott signs a new four-year deal with the club, as Santi Cazorla also extends his agreement.
The fates of around a dozen movies are up in the air after Hollywood studio Relativity Media filed for bankruptcy protection.
Beijing is chosen to host the 2022 Winter Olympics, becoming the first city ever to host both a summer and winter games.
Two men are found guilty of the manslaughter of an off-duty policeman who died in an attack during a night out in Liverpool.
A man is charged with the murder of a two-week-old baby girl in Greater Manchester.
One Pro - the team founded by former England wicketkeeper Matt Prior - applies for a second-tier Pro-Continental licence.
SNP leader Nicola Sturgeon says "no politician has the right to stand in the way" of another independence referendum.
After chairing the government's emergency committee, Cobra, Prime Minister David Cameron admits that ''more work'' needs to be done to tackle the migrant crisis in Calais.
The US dentist who killed a lion in Zimbabwe should be extradited to face charges, the country's environment minister says.
The Glasgow bin lorry inquiry into the deaths of six people has heard that the driver Harry Clarke had satisfactory references - but they cannot be found.
Spammers are exploiting the Ashley Madison hack by posting links that offer stolen data but lead to booby-trapped web pages and scams.
Beijing has been chosen to host the 2022 Winter Olympics and Paralympics, beating the bid of Kazakhstan city Almaty.
The site which used to house Swansea's biggest nightclub could become the new home for Swansea council and library.
Following attacks by Boko Haram militants, MPs in Chad vote to reinstate the death penalty for acts of terrorism six months after it was abolished.
A man dies and four people are seriously ill after they are thought to have taken drugs at a music festival.
It's been a long time coming but we really are now at the business end of building Hubble's successor, and the next few months should see the James Webb telescope finally start to take shape.