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Firefighters Battle Power Station Blaze

Firefighters Battle Power Station Blaze

Firefighters are battling a blaze at a coal-fired power station in West Yorkshire.

Ship Found At Ground Zero Dates To 1773

Ship Found At Ground Zero Dates To 1773

A ship found four years ago at the World Trade Center site was made from wood cut around 1773, new research shows.

UN 'Completely Overwhelmed' By Gaza Refugees

UN 'Completely Overwhelmed' By Gaza Refugees

The United Nations says it is "completely overwhelmed" by the number of Palestinians seeking refuge in its Gaza camps.

'Godfather Of Makeup' Dick Smith Dies Aged 92

'Godfather Of Makeup' Dick Smith Dies Aged 92

Dick Smith, who transformed the art of creating special makeup effects for films, has reportedly died aged 92.

Gatwick Staff To Help Ease Baggage Crisis

Gatwick Staff To Help Ease Baggage Crisis

Gatwick Airport is hoping to ease its current luggage crisis by bringing in its own staff to help.

International Experts Reach MH17 Crash Site

International Experts Reach MH17 Crash Site

International observers have reached the crash site of the downed Malaysia Airlines plane in eastern Ukraine.

Police 'Zeroing In' On Michigan Teen Killer

Police 'Zeroing In' On Michigan Teen Killer

FBI and state police have searched a home in connection with the murder of a teenager in Michigan who was killed while walking her…

Deadly Indian Landslide Wipes Out Village

Deadly Indian Landslide Wipes Out Village

At least 30 people have been killed after a landslide buried a remote village in western India.

Ofsted Announcement: David Hoare New Boss

Ofsted Announcement: David Hoare New Boss

The new chair of Ofsted has been announced following a bruising coalition row over the removal from post of Baroness Sally Morgan.

Poisoned Spy: CPS Wanted To Prosecute Russians

Poisoned Spy: CPS Wanted To Prosecute Russians

A public inquiry into the death of poisoned spy Alexander Litvinenko has been formally opened in London.

Legal Battle Over Ronaldo's CR7 Moniker

Legal Battle Over Ronaldo's CR7 Moniker

A legal battle has begun in the US over the trademark CR7, the shorthand used by football star Cristiano Ronaldo for his line of u…

West Ham Footballer Remanded In Custody

West Ham Footballer Remanded In Custody

Premier League footballer Ravel Morrison has been remanded in custody after being charged with assaulting two women in Manchester.

Ebola Crisis: Your Questions Answered

Ebola Crisis: Your Questions Answered

Here's a recap of Alex Crawford's live question and answer session on the ebola crisis.

Bieber Taunts Bloom With Snap After Ibiza 'Row'

Bieber Taunts Bloom With Snap After Ibiza 'Row'

Justin Bieber appears to have taunted British actor Orlando Bloom on Instagram after their alleged row in a restaurant in Ibiza.

Big Bang Theory Pay Dispute Delays Filming

Big Bang Theory Pay Dispute Delays Filming

Filming on the new series of The Big Bang Theory is being held up because of a contract dispute with its stars.

UK Border Staff 'Unprepared' For Ebola

UK Border Staff 'Unprepared' For Ebola

Border, customs and immigration staff feel unprepared to deal with people arriving in Britain who may be carrying the deadly ebola…

British Gas Half-Year Profit Squeezed By 26%

British Gas Half-Year Profit Squeezed By 26%

The parent company of British Gas has reported a large fall in half-year operating profit, which has been blamed on mild weather a…

Lloyds Banking Group Takes New £600m PPI Hit

Lloyds Banking Group Takes New £600m PPI Hit

Lloyds Banking Group has revealed it has set aside another £600m provision for mis-selling of payment protection insurance (PPI).

Israel's PM 'To Finish Job' As Troops Boosted

Israel's PM 'To Finish Job' As Troops Boosted

Thousands more Israeli troops are to join the fight in Gaza, with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu promising to destroy Hamas tun…

Boozy Criminals Get Tags That Detect Alcohol

Boozy Criminals Get Tags That Detect Alcohol

People who consistently break the law while drunk are to be forced to wear tags that can detect whether they are drinking.

Nato 'Unprepared' For Possible Russia Attack

Nato 'Unprepared' For Possible Russia Attack

Nato is badly prepared for a potential attack by Russia on a member state, a parliamentary report has warned.

Ebola Crisis: Two US Volunteers In Isolation

Ebola Crisis: Two US Volunteers In Isolation

Two American volunteers have been placed in isolation amid fears they could have contracted the virus in West Africa.

Eastbourne Pier Blaze Investigation Under Way

Eastbourne Pier Blaze Investigation Under Way

Fire investigators were due to return to Eastbourne Pier this morning in a bid to find out what started a blaze that ripped throug…

Prince Philip's Former Aide On Sex Charge

Prince Philip's Former Aide On Sex Charge

A former aide to the Duke of Edinburgh has been charged with sexually abusing a girl in the early 1970s.

Campaign Targets Modern Day Slavery In UK

Campaign Targets Modern Day Slavery In UK

The Government has launched a campaign to raise awareness of the growing problem of modern day slavery in Britain.

Axe Flies Through Car Windshield On Highway

Axe Flies Through Car Windshield On Highway

A motorist and passenger escaped unscathed after an axe hurtled through their car's windshield along a busy stretch of Massachuset…

NHS Hospital Paid £1,800 A Day For Nurse

NHS Hospital Paid £1,800 A Day For Nurse

NHS hospitals are so short staffed on public holidays they are paying almost £150 an hour for nurses to work, a Sky News investig…

Vegas Casino Heist Suspect Restrained In Court

Vegas Casino Heist Suspect Restrained In Court

A man charged with robbing a Las Vegas casino has been wheeled into court in a restraint chair with his mouth covered by a spit ma…

Russians Targeted By EU Sanctions Revealed

Russians Targeted By EU Sanctions Revealed

The European Commission has published the names of eight Russians - including some of President Vladimir Putin's associates - whos…

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