PM urged to combat extremist threat
David Cameron faced calls for changes to the law in an effort to combat the threat of Islamist extremism in Britain following the murder of American journalist James Foley.
Foley killers 'wanted £80m ransom'
The Islamic State militants who beheaded American journalist James Foley had demanded a ransom of 132.5 million US dollars (£80m) for his release, a US official says.
Hopkins accepts obesity challenge
Outspoken former Apprentice star Katie Hopkins has signed up for a TV weight loss challenge after making a string of controversial remarks about obesity.
MH17 victims' remains brought home
The bodies of 20 Malaysians killed when a jet was shot down over Ukraine in July have arrived in Kuala Lumpur.
Funeral of jet crash 'gentle giant'
Newcastle United fan Liam Sweeney was "a gentle giant" and a "family man", the funeral of the first British victim of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 to be identified has been told.
Baby killer sentence to be reviewed
A nine-year jail term given to a baby killer will be reviewed by the Court of Appeal amid complaints the sentence was not long enough.
Anti-frackers facing legal action
Anti-fracking campaigners face eviction from their protest camp after an oil and gas giant launched legal proceeding to boot them off.
Europe Dengue fever risks revealed
European holiday destinations could become hotspots for a nasty viral illness thanks to climate change, experts have said.