Fall-out from the decision to expand Heathrow makes the front page in many of Wednesday's newspapers.
Video journalist Ayman Oghanna captures the moment when Iraqi Special Forces come under fire from so-called Islamic State.
A Syrian family were offered the chance of a new life in Britain - but a year later remain homeless in Lebanon. They have told the BBC about how their dreams have turned to frustration.
MPs urge a major change in dealing with young adult offenders because their brains are still developing.
Benedict Cumberbatch says he leapt at the chance to play an action hero in Doctor Strange - even though he only learned of the character's existence when a journalist suggested he would be perfect for the role.
As the final episode of the last BBC series of The Great British Bake Off looms, we look back at the most memorable moments from the show's history.
New research suggests that playing the augmented reality game significantly increases users' activity levels and could even extend life expectancy - if kept up indefinitely.
A parrot fossil has been discovered in Siberia - the furthest north these birds have ever been found.
Justin Timberlake is spared a brush with the law after posting a voting selfie in Tennessee.
Energy policy got scant attention this election season, but it could have global policy implications.
Photographer Letizia Battaglia's images of the surge of Mafia violence in Sicily between the 1970s and 1990s.
Smartphones and social media are colliding with notions of honour and shame in conservative societies - with devastating effects on the lives of some young women.
The World Economic Forum estimates that globally women work 39 more days a year than men when unpaid labour is factored in.
A university for coding without any teachers has opened in California this month.
One of 30 new grassroots football centres, funded by a £200m scheme led by the FA, is set to open in Sheffield on Wednesday.
England caretaker boss Gareth Southgate backs his "hugely influential" captain Wayne Rooney, despite a poor run of form.
Scientists have carried out their first test flight of a project to measure UK air pollution from the air.
The government takes the "truly momentous" decision to approve a third runway at Heathrow.
Britain's first openly gay rugby league player Keegan Hirst discusses fan reaction, rainbow laces and what life has been like since coming out in August 2015.
Heathrow's third runway may have got the go-ahead, but what expansion plans do the UK's other major airports have?