Plane 'was punctured by shrapnel'
Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 crashed after being punctured multiple times by shrapnel, according to recovered flight data recorders.
Israel strikes end lull in fighting
Israel has carried out three air strikes on Gaza, targeting Hamas rocket launchers and infrastructure in the strip, the Israeli military said.
'Zombie' storms wreak travel chaos
Hail and thunderstorms described as a "zombie apocalypse" have brought flash flooding and travel disruption to parts of Britain.
May accused over domestic violence
Labour has accused ministers of "turning their backs on victims" of domestic violence after figures showed increasing numbers of perpetrators are getting away without a criminal record.
Trinity allots £4m for hack claims
Publisher Trinity Mirror has set aside £4 million to deal with civil claims over phone-hacking allegations, the group disclosed in its half-year results today.
Liberia border crossings closed
Liberia's president has closed all but three land border crossings, restricted public gatherings and quarantined communities heavily affected by the Ebola outbreak.
Tulisa 'felt her life was over'
Former X-Factor judge Tulisa Contostavlos said she became "a paranoid wreck" and felt her life was over after being caught up in a cocaine sting, which led to a trial that collapsed in dramatic fashion last week.
50m patients 'will be turned away'
The number of times GP surgeries in England are forced to turn away patients for appointments next year will pass the 50 million mark, new research predicts.