PM condemns 'despicable' beheading
David Cameron has condemned a "disgusting and despicable" video apparently showing a second US journalist being beheaded by Islamic State militants.
Ashya's parents facing no action
The parents of brain tumour patient Ashya King appear set to be reunited with their son after prosecutors dropped the case against them.
New child sex victims come forward
Twelve new victims of child sexual exploitation in Rotherham have come forward since the publication last week of a devastating report revealing the abuse of at least 1,400 young people in the town, South Yorkshire Chief Constable David Crompton has revealed.
Brit forces 'harmed Madeleine hunt'
Competition between British police forces hindered the investigation into the disappearance of Madeleine McCann and have had a long-term negative effect on the case, according to the author of an unpublished Home Office report.
Justin Bieber charged with assault
Justin Bieber faces new charges after being arrested for dangerous driving and assault following a collision between a minivan and a quad bike that led to a physical altercation.
Girl said Uzi was too much for her
A nine-year-old girl who accidentally killed a shooting range instructor with an Uzi said immediately after the shooting that she felt the gun was too much for her and had hurt her shoulder, US police have said.
Lunch 'better than many lessons'
Hot school lunches are better for children than many maths and English lessons, Nick Clegg insisted as he defended the launch of a £1 billion free meals scheme.
Mayor raps 'Boris Island' rejection
London Mayor Boris Johnson has reacted with fury to a decision of the Government-appointed Airports Commission to reject the "Boris Island" Thames Estuary airport plan.