Intruder jumps White House fence
A 23-year-old man is in custody after climbing over the White House fence and attacking Secret Service guard dogs unleashed by agents.
Baby killed in Jerusalem car attack
A Palestinian with a history of anti-Israel violence slammed his car into a crowded railway station in Jerusalem, killing a three-month-old baby girl and wounding eight...
Video: Oscar Pistorius trial - families react to...
Judge Thokozile Masipa finally delivered her ruling on the Oscar Pistorius case, more than...
Video: Oscar Pistorius sentenced to 5 years in...
Oscar Pistorius has been sentenced to five years for culpable homicide. Judge Thokozile...
Video: Mystery fire hero carries trapped man from blazing...
A mystery bystander calmly walked into a burning building in Fresno, California, to save a man...
Second ship joins hunt for lost jet
A second ship is preparing to join the hunt for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 in a remote patch of the Indian Ocean, as Malaysia's defence minister expressed confidence the plane...
Soldier dies after Ottawa shootings
A Canadian soldier standing guard at a war memorial in the country's capital was shot dead today, and gunfire then erupted inside Parliament, authorities said.
Sweden scales back submarine hunt
Sweden's military has withdrawn some of the ships taking part in a submarine hunt in the Stockholm archipelago.
Nigeria extremists truce shaky
Days after Nigeria's military raised hopes by announcing Islamic extremists have agreed to a ceasefire, Boko Haram is still fighting.
Duo retract claim they killed Brits
Two migrant workers from Burma have retracted their confessions to killing two British travellers on a southern Thai resort island, the men's lawyers said.
Isis releases horrific video allegedly showing young woman being stoned to death in...
Isis have released a video appearing to show a young woman being stoned to death in the presence of her father, who refuses to...
Hungary plans tax on internet use
Hungarian web users, activist groups and opposition parties are rejecting a government plan to impose a heavy tax on internet use from next year.
First night in prison for Pistorius
Oscar Pistorius has spent his first night in a single cell in the hospital wing of a prison in the South African capital Pretoria, said a prison official.
Syria 'has destroyed two IS jets'
The Syrian air force has destroyed two of three jets seized and reportedly test flown over Aleppo by the Islamic State (IS) group last week, according to the country's information minister.
Snowplough driver 'didn't see jet'
The driver of the snowplough that apparently caused the plane carrying the Total CEO to crash at a Russian airport says he neither saw nor heard the private jet as it sped toward him down the runway in the dark.
Call me by my nickname, says leader
Indonesia's new president says he wants to be called by his nickname and has revealed that a French furniture buyer gave him his name.
Oscar Pistorius could be out of jail in ten months
Oscar Pistorius was handed a sentence of five years over the killing of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp , but he could be out within 10 months.
Actress charged with lewd conduct
Django Unchained actress Daniele Watts, who suggested she was detained by police because of racial profiling after she was found in a parked car with her boyfriend, has been charged with lewd conduct.
Shake-up as McDonald's sales slide
McDonald's chief executive has admitted the fast food chain has not been keeping up with the times and changes are in store for its US restaurants.
Indiana killer's attacks on women
The violent past of a man who has admitted killing seven women in Indiana has emerged.
'Nowhere safe' if Ebola outbreak in Africa continues
Liberia: No country in the world will be safe from Ebola as long as the outbreak continues in West Africa, the doctor who led Nigeria's...
Killer's prison 'is packed and rife with HIV threats'
Horror stories swirl around Pretoria's Kgosi Mampuru II prison. Eighty men sleep in cells designed for half that number, and HIV infection...
'Court's leniency damages campaign against domestic violence'
The sentence given to Oscar Pistorius for killing Reeva Steenkamp is "worryingly short", according to a domestic violence charity.
Watergate editor Ben Bradlee dies
Ben Bradlee, the hard-charging editor who guided The Washington Post through its Pulitzer Prize-winning coverage of the Watergate scandal and invigorated its newsroom for more than two decades, has died.
Apple issues iCloud security alert
Apple has posted a new security warning for users of its iCloud online storage service amid reports of a determined effort to steal passwords and other data from people who use the service in China.
Toys R Us pulls Breaking Bad dolls
Toys R Us has scrapped its four collectible dolls based on the characters of the hit TV series Breaking Bad after a campaign by a US mother.
Elvis photographer Wertheimer dies
Alfred Wertheimer, the photographer whose photographs of Elvis Presley documented the start of a legendary career, has died.
Ollies Bar - Sept 2014
Alibi opens doors as Belfast's newest nightclub
The Cloth Ear - Autumn 2014
Northern Ireland Nightlife: Cuckoo - October 2014
Oktoberfest at Filthy McNasty's
The Limelight - Oct 2014
DJ Sneak and Felix da Housecat at Belfast's T13
The National Bar birthday bash
Toga Party at The Fly, Belfast - Freshers Week 2014
Freshers Pub Crawl - Bar With No Name
Freshers Night at Ollies, Belfast - September 2014
Freshers' Night in The Fly
The National Bar - Sept 2014
The Botanic Inn, Belfast Sept 2014
Belsonic 2014 pictures: Imagine Dragons, Soul Sister Soul Revolution and The Whereabouts fans
Belsonic 2014 pictures: Queens of the Stone Age fans
Belsonic 2014 pictures: Chic and Nile Rodgers fans
Northern Ireland Nightlife: The Limelight, Belfast - August 2014
Northern Ireland Nightlife: The Dirty Onion, Belfast - August 2014
Northern Ireland Nightlife: Secrets Nightclub, Magherafelt - August 2014
The Troubles gallery - IRA checkpoint, early 1970s
Reader pictures: Favourite Ulster beauty spots
Old school pictures: When Big Ian Paisley was little Ian
Alice Gross funeral to take place
The funeral of murdered schoolgirl Alice Gross will...
Intruder jumps White House fence
A 23-year-old man is in custody after climbing...
£565k for 1970s Apple - Jobs done!
A vintage Apple computer that was one of only 50...
Lancaster opts for consistency
England head coach Stuart Lancaster insists the selection of his fly-halves for next...
Fahey charge up for Thurles double
He'llberemembered tries to repeat his victory of last...
Ivy off the mark at Navan
Red Ivy backed up the confidence behind her in the betting market when...
Fired Apprentice 'would have quit'
Fired Apprentice candidate Lindsay Booth has...
Soulful Sam is big Mobo winner
Chart-topping soul singer Sam Smith dedicated his triumph to his parents after...
People don't know me now: Zellweger
Renee Zellweger has said she looks different because...