The death toll in the Italian earthquake reaches 241 as rescuers continue efforts to find survivors in the rubble of Amatrice and nearby small towns.
Five men who died at Camber Sands got into trouble after failing to realise how quickly the tide would come in, the RNLI says.
This year's GCSE results show the biggest ever year-on-year decline, blamed on an increase in retakes in England.
Children's accident and emergency services at a troubled hospital are suspended after senior staff said it was "not clinically safe".
A primary school head teacher who used a spy pen to film pupils in the toilets at his school is jailed.
Poland overtakes India as the most common country of birth for UK immigrants as new statistics show estimated net migration remains close to record levels.
A serving Royal Marine, arrested in Somerset as part of an investigation into Northern Ireland-related terrorism, is still being questioned.
A top French court is being asked to overturn bans imposed by 30 towns and cities on women wearing full-body swimsuits known as "burkinis".
Hospitals in Orlando say they will not charge for treatment provided to survivors of the Pulse nightclub massacre in which 49 people were killed.
The world's longest aircraft came into contact with "high voltage power cables" before nosediving on landing, UK Power Networks says.
French fashion designer Sonia Rykiel dies at the age of 86 after suffering from Parkinson's disease, her family says.
The BBC's James Reynolds tells of feeling the ground move during one of the aftershocks following Italy's deadly earthquake.
Drone footage shows extent of Italy quake destruction in Pescara del Tronto
Outgoing UKIP leader Nigel Farage addressed supporters of US presidential candidate Donald Trump at a campaign rally in Mississippi.
Katy Bourne explains that although the sun is shining there are dangers to beachgoers
Prince William has shared his experience of losing his mother with a teenage boy whose mother died of cancer last year.
Several tornadoes moved through central Indiana on Wednesday, demolishing homes and cutting off power to thousands of residents.
Footage shows children being pulled from Italian earthquake rubble alive
For the first time, a soft robot has been built that moves on its own with no batteries or cables.
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A man has asked his girlfriend to marry him in a film using Lego that was screened to cinema goers before the main attraction.
A lawnmower has been blamed for wrongly triggering sensors that predict when the Northern Lights will be visible in the UK.
A year after 71 people suffocated in the back of an airless lorry on its way to Austria, Bethany Bell and Nick Thorpe retrace the journey and ask what went wrong.
GCSE results are being published, and parents will have to react to the news. What will they really mean?
How do astronomers decide whether a planet is potentially habitable?
As Russia gears up for parliamentary elections, how is it dealing with dissenting protestors?
A guide to this year's GCSEs.
Jeremy Corbyn has brought the issue of overcrowded trains into the spotlight again, but why are our trains so busy and just how bad is the problem?
New independent data suggests that the augmented reality craze is beginning to cool off.
MPs have recommended banning the tiny particles of plastic called "microbeads" which are used in a number of cosmetics and cleaning products. But why have they taken the move?
Historian and author of the international bestseller Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind, Yuval Noah Harari speaks about the future of humanity.
Scores of historic sites in Bagan - some there since the 10th century - were badly damaged by the 6.8-magnitude earthquake that struck central Myanmar on Wednesday.
Amateur rocket enthusiasts have gathered in Scotland to mark 30 years of aiming for the skies.
Aerial shots reveal the devastation in Amatrice following Wednesday's earthquake which killed at least 247 people in central Italy.
Images from before and after an earthquake struck central Italy show the huge scale of the disaster.
A selection of your pictures from around Wales.
Manchester City complete the signing of Chile goalkeeper Claudio Bravo from Barcelona for £15.4m plus add-ons.
Tottenham submit a bid in the region of £15m for Crystal Palace winger Wilfried Zaha, according to his agent.
Everton manager Ronald Koeman says he has "no interest" in signing goalkeeper Joe Hart from Manchester City.
Japanese companies are paying for employees to attend "crying workshops".
It's the last year of the current system, which was introduced in 1988. But how would you fare against today's teenagers in the current exams?
Successful bosses often boast of how little they sleep, but is sleeping more better for your career?
Parents of children with learning disabilities are being left to struggle alone without support during the summer holidays, according to Mencap. Here are some of their stories.
One hundred years ago an arm of the Royal Navy was formed to run "suicide missions" against the German naval forces.
A slick music video in which a US invasion force is destroyed by a patriotic tsunami has upset Iranian conservatives.
A look at the growing number of businesses who are trying to make a positive difference to society by speaking out on societal or political issues, and their reasons for doing so.