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A "calculating and devious" taxi driver is handed a whole-life sentence for murdering 20-year-old Becky Godden, who disappeared in 2003.
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.
Monty Python star Terry Jones is diagnosed with primary progressive aphasia, a severe variant of dementia.
The producer of The Voice UK says the BBC needs to "get over itself and move on" from The Great British Bake Off.
The White House says it is looking into a email hack after an apparent scan of Michelle Obama's passport was published online.
Facebook has overestimated how much video people have watched for the last two years, the company has admitted.
British supermarket Iceland could face a legal battle to save its name after the Icelandic government confirms it is considering launching a lawsuit.
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.
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.
A selection of the best photos from across Africa this week.
Saracens will not appeal against the 13-week ban handed to winger Chris Ashton for biting Northampton's Alex Waller.
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.
The FBI says it is gathering information about an alleged incident involving Brad Pitt and his children aboard a private flight last week.
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.
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".
Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger will not read a book in which Jose Mourinho is quoted as saying he would break the Frenchman's face.
ITV drama Victoria, which stars Jenna Coleman as the young queen, is to return for a second series, the broadcaster confirms.
Playlists have surpassed albums as a listening format for music fans, according to a music industry study.
Meet violinist Maria Francisca Rocca Arbelaez from Colombia, who spends all her time in a Lesbos migrant camp teaching children there how to play.