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Death Row Inmate Takes Two Hours To Die

Death Row Inmate Takes Two Hours To Die

A murderer who was sentenced to death in Arizona has died nearly two hours after his execution began.

Teen Pilot Dies In Around-The-World Record Bid

Teen Pilot Dies In Around-The-World Record Bid

A US teenager who was attempting to set an around-the-world flight record has died in a crash over the Pacific Ocean, and his fath…

Apple Looks To Renewables For Its Juice

Apple Looks To Renewables For Its Juice

Technology companies are competing with each other on a new front - renewable energy - and taking on traditional power suppliers.

StubHub: Online Ticket Crime Ring Dismantled

StubHub: Online Ticket Crime Ring Dismantled

A transatlantic crackdown has dismantled a crime ring accused of hacking more than 1,600 StubHub users' accounts to fraudulently p…

Glasgow Celebrates The Commonwealth Games

Glasgow Celebrates The Commonwealth Games

The opening ceremony of the 20th Commonwealth Games has taken place in front of a crowd of 40,000 in Glasgow.

'Brutal' Robber Caught Through Xbox Game

'Brutal' Robber Caught Through Xbox Game

An armed robber who threatened to shoot three men during a flat raid was caught after his crime was broadcast through an online Xb…

'Valid Data' Downloaded From MH17 Black Box

'Valid Data' Downloaded From MH17 Black Box

Investigators have managed to download "valid" information from downed flight MH17's black box cockpit voice recorder (CVR) despit…

Video: 'Screaming' Boy Rescued From Rip Current

Video: 'Screaming' Boy Rescued From Rip Current

A boy who was dragged away from a Cornwall beach by a strong rip current has been rescued by RNLI lifeguards.

US Nazi Suspect, 89, Dies Before Extradition

US Nazi Suspect, 89, Dies Before Extradition

A Nazi war crimes suspect from Philadelphia has died a day before a judge approved his extradition to Germany, his lawyer says.

US Renews Ban On Airlines Flying To Tel Aviv

US Renews Ban On Airlines Flying To Tel Aviv

The Federal Aviation Administration has extended its ban on US airlines flying to and from Tel Aviv in Israel.

A Whale Of A Time! Kayakers Lifted From Ocean

A Whale Of A Time! Kayakers Lifted From Ocean

Video footage has captured the moment two kayakers were lifted clear out of the water after a whale surfaced underneath them.

Glasgow 2014 Athletes In Motorway Cycle Ride

Glasgow 2014 Athletes In Motorway Cycle Ride

Police intervened after four members of Sri Lanka's Commonwealth Games team were spotted cycling down one of Scotland's busiest st…

Claudia Lawrence Investigation: Man Bailed

Claudia Lawrence Investigation: Man Bailed

Police investigating the disappearance of Claudia Lawrence have questioned a man on suspicion of perverting the course of justice.

Taiwan Plane Crash Leaves 47 Feared Dead

Taiwan Plane Crash Leaves 47 Feared Dead

A plane crashed outside an airport in Taiwan as it tried to land in stormy weather, leaving 47 people trapped and feared dead.

MH17 Victims' Bodies Arrive In The Netherlands

MH17 Victims' Bodies Arrive In The Netherlands

The bodies of some of the first victims recovered from downed Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 have been brought to the Netherlands f…

Rebels' MH17 Site 'Sabotage Plan' Intercepted

Rebels' MH17 Site 'Sabotage Plan' Intercepted

Rebels planned to sabotage the investigation into Malaysian Airlines flight MH17 by scattering parts of other planes at the crash …

Fat Guy Number Three Video Teases Kim Jong-Un

Fat Guy Number Three Video Teases Kim Jong-Un

A video poking fun at the supreme leader of North Korea has become an internet hit after being watched 55 million times.

Nike Co-Founder's Daughter-In-Law Arrested

Nike Co-Founder's Daughter-In-Law Arrested

The daughter-in-law of Nike co-founder Bill Bowerman has been arrested on sex abuse charges involving a 17-year-old boy.

Boa Constrictor Warning: Snake On The Loose

Boa Constrictor Warning: Snake On The Loose

Parents have been warned to be on the lookout for an 8ft (2.4m) boa constrictor which could pose a risk to small children.

Check-In Staff Haunted By Memories Of MH17

Check-In Staff Haunted By Memories Of MH17

A ground steward who checked passengers onto the doomed Malaysia Airlines plane has posted a moving tribute to them on Facebook.

Adele's Son Wins Damages For Paparazzi Photos

Adele's Son Wins Damages For Paparazzi Photos

Singer Adele's son Angelo Adkins is to get a five-figure sum in damages at the High Court over paparazzi photos.

Peaches Geldof May Have Lied About Drug Tests

Peaches Geldof May Have Lied About Drug Tests

Peaches Geldof may have lied to her husband about her weekly drug tests being clear, an inquest into her death has heard.

Chinese City Sealed Off Over Plague Death

Chinese City Sealed Off Over Plague Death

A city in China has been sealed off after a man died of bubonic plague.

Russian Donor Row: Boris Could Scratch Match

Russian Donor Row: Boris Could Scratch Match

Boris Johnson has said he will pull out of a fundraising tennis match if it transpires it was bid for by a Vladimir Putin "crony".

Probe Launched Into 'Israel War Crimes In Gaza'

Probe Launched Into 'Israel War Crimes In Gaza'

An international inquiry into Israel's actions in Gaza has been launched, after the UN's Human Rights Commissioner said there was …

Ian Watkins Loses 'Harsh' Sentence Challenge

Ian Watkins Loses 'Harsh' Sentence Challenge

Former Lostprophets frontman Ian Watkins has lost a legal challenge to appeal his 35-year sentence for 13 child-sex offences.

Costa Concordia Cruise Ship Starts Last Voyage

Costa Concordia Cruise Ship Starts Last Voyage

The wreck of the Costa Concordia is being towed away from the Italian island of Giglio, more than two and half years after it caps…

Rise In Deaths From Terror Attacks Worldwide

Rise In Deaths From Terror Attacks Worldwide

The number of deaths caused by acts of terrorism across the world has risen by nearly a third in the last 12 months, according to …

Major Airlines Suspend Flights To Israel

Major Airlines Suspend Flights To Israel

Major airlines from the US, Europe and Canada are refusing to fly to and from Israel after a rocket fired from Gaza landed near Te…

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