Peaches Geldof 'was heroin addict'
Peaches Geldof was a heroin addict who had been taking the substitute drug methadone in the two and a half years before her death, an inquest has heard.
Black box recorders arrive in UK
Black box flight recorders from the downed Malaysia Airlines plane have arrived for analysis by UK crash investigators.
Adele's son wins privacy damages
The toddler son of singer Adele has accepted a five-figure sum in damages in settlement of a privacy case brought by his parents over paparazzi photos of his "milestone moments".
Hot weather but risk of downpours
Temperatures are set to reach sizzling highs again today as even residents in Scotland's Highlands enjoy scorching sun.
Snowboarder plea over stolen photos
Snowboarder Jenny Jones has issued a public plea for help after her laptop including all of her photographs of her Olympic success was stolen from her car.
Glasgow set for Commonwealth Games
The eyes of the world will fall on Glasgow today when the opening ceremony of the 20th Commonwealth Games takes place.
Prisoner 'gouges out own eyes'
An investigation has been launched after a prisoner reportedly gouged his eyes out in his cell.
US authors make Booker longlist
David Mitchell, David Nicholls and past winner Howard Jacobson are in the running for this year's Man Booker Prize, as its new global embrace gives fewer than half the places on the longlist to Brits.