Man killed in house gas explosion
A man has died and another person is still missing after a gas explosion which destroyed a terraced house, police said.
Rod Stewart tops UK album chart
Rod Stewart's first album of self-penned songs in 20 years has gone straight to the top of the UK album charts.
Philpott wife plans sentence appeal
A mother jailed for 17 years for killing her six children in a house fire is to appeal against the length of her sentence, her lawyer has said.
Toddler taken to morgue in body bag
A toddler pulled from the wreckage of a car crash that killed five family members was sent to a morgue in a body bag in the belief he was dead.
One dead, two hurt in plane crash
A man has died while a boy and another man are fighting for their lives after a light aircraft crashed on the approach to an airport runway.
Two 'critical' after death crash
Two men are critical in hospital after a car crash claimed the lives of two teenage girls.
Hunt in GP call over A&E crisis
Family doctors need a "closer personal relationship" with their patients as part of efforts to ease the crisis in hospital accident and emergency units, Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt has said.
Father admits killing children
A British father has admitted slitting the throats of his two young children in France following a difficult divorce, sources said.
Rooney to miss game as baby is due
Wayne Rooney will miss Manchester United's final game of the season as wife Coleen is due to give birth to the couple's second child.
MPs in line for dramatic pay rise
MPs are in line for a dramatic pay rise of up to £20,000 in a move that could spark public fury.
Cameron hints at going it alone
David Cameron has hinted that he could attempt to govern without the Liberal Democrats if disputes within the coalition made it impossible to continue.
Murder investigation after shooting
A murder investigation has been launched following the shooting of a man on Saturday night, police said.
£6m cost of Olympic Torch relay
England's largest local councils spent more than £6 million hosting the Olympic Torch for last year's Games, figures published on the one-year anniversary of the start of the relay show.
Harry gives garden tour for Queen
It was a family affair as Prince Harry showed the Queen around his charity Sentebale's garden at the Chelsea Flower Show.
Activists attack PM on gay marriage
Tory activists have attacked David Cameron's support for gay marriage, claiming it had made winning the next general election "virtually impossible".
Crohn's patients slam hospital food
Half of hospitalised Crohn's disease patients believe their recovery was hampered because of poor hospital food, a poll suggests.
One in 10 'fell asleep at wheel'
More than three million British drivers have fallen asleep behind the wheel in the last year, according to new research.
Miliband pledges tax crackdown
Labour leader Ed Miliband will write new rules to tackle corporate tax dodgers if he wins the next election, even if there is no international consensus for action.
Call to stop demonising bankers
Sir Mervyn King has called for an end to bankers being "demonised" for their role in the financial crash, insisting the problem was with the system rather than individuals.
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Jailed - gang who used Barbie typewriter and bullets to blackmail victims out of £15k new
Four men, including a notorious loyalist and a convicted killer, who used a Barbie typewriter in a £15,000 extortion plot have been jailed for a total 17 years.
PM calls for action on tax evasion new
David Cameron will on Wednesday seek full EU backing for global action to counter tax evasion.
Heart problem link to trip tragedy new
An 11-year-old girl who died on a school trip to the Scottish Highlands is thought to have suffered from a heart abnormality, it has emerged.
McGinley opts for three wild cards new
Europe captain Paul McGinley has announced he will have three wild cards for next year's Ryder Cup at Gleneagles.
Beckham son trains at QPR new
QPR have denied claims that David Beckham's eldest son Brooklyn has joined their academy.
West Ham win Rat race new
West Ham United have announced the signing of Romania captain Razvan Rat on a free transfer on a one-year deal.
Gomez and Bieber's backstage kiss new
Selena Gomez and Justin Bieber's on-off relationship appears to be on again, after they were caught on camera sharing a kiss backstage at the Billboard awards.
Moscow claims Eurovision vote theft new
Russia is investigating an alleged vote theft at the Eurovision Song Contest.
Cotillard is colourful at Cannes new
Marion Cotillard stole the show at the premiere of her new film Blood Ties in Cannes in a multi-coloured Dior gown.