Millions to spend bank holiday away
More than two million Britons will head overseas for the bank holiday weekend, with those staying at home having to contend with busy roads and disrupted rail journeys.
Manhunt for killer of James Foley
An international manhunt is under way for a British jihadist believed to have perpetrated the on-screen beheading of American journalist James Foley.
Rise in sexual offences on railways
There has been a big rise in the number of sexual offences on the railways.
Obesity 'increases dementia risk'
People who are obese could be putting themselves at risk of dementia in later life, new research suggests.
Household savings ratio 'halved'
The typical proportion of income saved by households has halved over the last 40 years, according to research.
GCHQ helps with cyber attack game
A new game created by a British intelligence agency depicting a cyber attack on the UK is being used to raise awareness and test the public's ability to deal with online security.
Changes to GCSE results expected
Teenagers are today waking up to their GCSE grades amid indications that some schools are seeing major changes to results.
Suicide tourism numbers 'double'
Suicide tourism is on the rise, experts said after they found that the number of people travelling to Switzerland to take their own lives had doubled in four years.