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Becky Godden murder: Christopher Halliwell given whole-life sentence

Fri, 09/23/2016 - 12:49
A "calculating and devious" taxi driver is handed a whole-life sentence for murdering 20-year-old Becky Godden, who disappeared in 2003.
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Four in 10 children not going to dentist, NHS figures show

Fri, 09/23/2016 - 12:45
More than 40% of children in England did not see a dentist last year, NHS statistics show - a figure the British Dental Association says is embarrassing.
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Monty Python's Terry Jones diagnosed with dementia

Fri, 09/23/2016 - 12:38
Monty Python star Terry Jones is diagnosed with primary progressive aphasia, a severe variant of dementia.
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'I'd be wary of Bake Off mark two'

Fri, 09/23/2016 - 12:13
The producer of The Voice UK says the BBC needs to "get over itself and move on" from The Great British Bake Off.
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Hackers publish apparent scan of Michelle Obama's passport

Fri, 09/23/2016 - 12:13
The White House says it is looking into a email hack after an apparent scan of Michelle Obama's passport was published online.
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Facebook 'overestimated' video viewing time

Fri, 09/23/2016 - 11:39
Facebook has overestimated how much video people have watched for the last two years, the company has admitted.
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Iceland v Iceland - supermarket battle over name

Fri, 09/23/2016 - 11:39
British supermarket Iceland could face a legal battle to save its name after the Icelandic government confirms it is considering launching a lawsuit.
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Cashing in

Fri, 09/23/2016 - 11:24
A collector who sold three new plastic £5 notes for £460 on the Ebay auction site says he will reinvest the money in his hobby.
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Police reaction to Halliwell sentencing over Becky Godden murder

Fri, 09/23/2016 - 11:22
Detective Superintendent Sean Memory has given his reaction to the whole-life sentence given to Chris Halliwell for the murder of 20-year-old Becky Godden, who disappeared in 2003.
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Africa's top shots: 16-22 September 2016

Fri, 09/23/2016 - 11:17
A selection of the best photos from across Africa this week.
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Chris Ashton: Saracens will not appeal against winger's 13-week ban

Fri, 09/23/2016 - 11:09
Saracens will not appeal against the 13-week ban handed to winger Chris Ashton for biting Northampton's Alex Waller.
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Driver admits killing woman who was returning from son's wedding

Fri, 09/23/2016 - 11:08
A 21-year-old man admits causing the death of a woman by dangerous driving as she was on the way home from her son's wedding in Glasgow.
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FBI considers Brad Pitt investigation

Fri, 09/23/2016 - 10:31
The FBI says it is gathering information about an alleged incident involving Brad Pitt and his children aboard a private flight last week.
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Charlotte shooting sparks days of protests over police violence

Fri, 09/23/2016 - 10:03
Peaceful protests are held in Charlotte, North Carolina, over the police killing of a black man, with his family demanding the release of video of the incident.
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Your pictures

Fri, 09/23/2016 - 09:58
Each week, we publish a gallery of readers' pictures on a set theme. This week, we asked for your pictures on the theme of "dance".
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Arsene Wenger: Arsenal boss 'will not read' book about Jose Mourinho

Fri, 09/23/2016 - 09:57
Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger will not read a book in which Jose Mourinho is quoted as saying he would break the Frenchman's face.
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Victoria II? ITV's Sunday night hit to get new series

Fri, 09/23/2016 - 09:53
ITV drama Victoria, which stars Jenna Coleman as the young queen, is to return for a second series, the broadcaster confirms.
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Playlists 'more popular than albums'

Fri, 09/23/2016 - 09:42
Playlists have surpassed albums as a listening format for music fans, according to a music industry study.
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Teaching the violin to migrant kids

Fri, 09/23/2016 - 09:17
Meet violinist Maria Francisca Rocca Arbelaez from Colombia, who spends all her time in a Lesbos migrant camp teaching children there how to play.
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