A planned strike by some ambulance workers and other NHS staff in Northern Ireland is set to go ahead on Thursday.
The social network reports fourth-quarter profits of $701m, a 34% increase from the same period a year earlier, buoyed by strong mobile advertising sales.
Tottenham set up a Capital One Cup final with Chelsea at Wembley on 1 March thanks to Christian Eriksen's late goal.
Wintry weather is causing hazardous conditions across many roads in Scotland after the evening rush hour escaped major disruption.
Lots will decide whether Guinea or Mali reach the Africa Cup of Nations quarter-finals after they draw in Mongomo.
Police advise motorists to take extra care due to heavy snow in some parts of Northern Ireland.
Tesco recalls its blackcurrant and apple squash drink after accidentally adding a flavouring with a "strong odour" similar to garlic.
Two Israeli soldiers and a Spanish UN peacekeeper are killed as Hezbollah militants trade fire with Israeli forces along the Lebanese border.
Seattle Seahawks star Marshawn Lynch answered every reporters' question on Wednesday with, "You know why I'm here".
Footage inside Tripoli's abandoned airport shows the extent of damage caused by clashes.
A computer programmer creates a computer chess program that takes up only 487 bytes of data, breaking a 33-year-old record.
Iran has selected Gholamali Khoshru as its ambassador to the United Nations in New York, less than one year after the US rejected its first choice.
The US Federal Reserve reiterates that it will be patient in raising interest rates, but adds it is weighing "international developments".
An ancient skull discovered in Israel could shed light on the migration of modern humans out of Africa some 60,000 years ago.
Former Barcelona and Real Madrid forward Luis Figo aims to challenge Sepp Blatter for the presidency of Fifa.
The Conservative Party taunts Labour over claims that the party had discussed a post election coalition with Sinn Féin.
Virgin Media has asked the broadcasting watchdog Ofcom to halt the auction of Premier League football TV rights until a probe into the process is completed.
Cape Town's city council votes to rename a street after South Africa's last white ruler despite opposition from the national governing party.
Chelsea's Diego Costa is charged by the FA for allegedly stamping on Liverpool's Emre Can and may face a three-game ban.
Bank of England governor Mark Carney has warned the current structure of the eurozone puts it in an "odd position".