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Economy: Third Quarter Growth Slows To 0.7%

Economy: Third Quarter Growth Slows To 0.7%

UK economic growth slowed in the third quarter of the year, according to the first official estimate of GDP for the period.

Briton Dies During Bangkok Cosmetic Surgery

Briton Dies During Bangkok Cosmetic Surgery

A British woman has died while having cosmetic surgery in Thailand, according to officials.

Man, 26, Charged With Terrorism Offences

Man, 26, Charged With Terrorism Offences

A 26-year-old man is due to appear in court today charged with the preparation of terrorism acts.

Axe-Wielding Attacker Targets New York Police

Axe-Wielding Attacker Targets New York Police

A man who attacked police officers while armed with an axe on a street in New York has been shot dead.

Canada Terror Attack Gunman's Criminal Past

Canada Terror Attack Gunman's Criminal Past

The suspect in the killing of a Canadian soldier at an Ottawa war memorial had a criminal record for violent and drug-related offe…

New York Doctor Is City's First Ebola Case

New York Doctor Is City's First Ebola Case

A New York doctor who returned from treating patients in Guinea this month has become the city's first person to test postive for …

Ottawa Residents On Edge After Terror Attack

Ottawa Residents On Edge After Terror Attack

You don't have to walk far to find signs of normality returning to Ottawa.

EU Wants An Extra £1.7bn Payment From UK

EU Wants An Extra £1.7bn Payment From UK

Britain is facing a demand from the European Union for an extra £1.7bn because of the success of the economy.

Call For Heads To Decide On School Holidays

Call For Heads To Decide On School Holidays

There's a new call for headteachers to be given the power to judge whether pupils can be taken out of school during term time.

Ashya King 'Well Enough To Play With Toys'

Ashya King 'Well Enough To Play With Toys'

Cancer patient Ashya King has been well enough to play with toys as his treatment at a state-of-the-art therapy centre in the Czec…

British Man Shot Dead In Brazil Bar Robbery

British Man Shot Dead In Brazil Bar Robbery

Robbers have shot dead a British man in a late night raid on a bar in Sao Paulo, Brazil, according to local reports.

Canadian Gunman Wanted To Travel To Syria

Canadian Gunman Wanted To Travel To Syria

The suspect in the killing of a Canadian soldier at an Ottawa war memorial wanted to travel to Syria and had a passport applicatio…

Terror Suspect 'Hid Bomb-Making Guide'

Terror Suspect 'Hid Bomb-Making Guide'

A law student accused of targeting Tony and Cherie Blair and plotting a Mumbai-style attack had a bomb-making guide hidden in his …

New York Medic Tested For Ebola-Like Symptoms

New York Medic Tested For Ebola-Like Symptoms

A New York hospital is testing a doctor who has returned from West Africa with "Ebola-like" symptoms, the city's health department…

Bikers Film Cop-Taunting Stunts On Highway

Bikers Film Cop-Taunting Stunts On Highway

Police are trying to track down a biker who filmed himself and dozens of others taunting an officer before performing "extremely d…

Sir Cliff Raid Caused 'Irreparable Damage'

Sir Cliff Raid Caused 'Irreparable Damage'

A highly-publicised raid on the home of singer Sir Cliff Richard was "inept" and caused "irreparable damage" to his reputation, ac…

Space Stink: Comet's Unique Smell Revealed

Space Stink: Comet's Unique Smell Revealed

Horse urine, rotten eggs, bitter almonds and vinegar - the potent mix of aromas spewing from a comet as it blazes through space, s…

Royal Protection Officer Held Over Ammunition

Royal Protection Officer Held Over Ammunition

A Royal Protection Officer has been arrested after ammunition was found in lockers in the grounds of Buckingham Palace.

Everton Fans Tear-Gassed By French Police

Everton Fans Tear-Gassed By French Police

French riot police have used tear gas to disperse hundreds of Everton fans gathered in the main square in Lille.

Police Investigated After Tree Kills Woman

Police Investigated After Tree Kills Woman

Police are being investigated over the death of a woman who was killed by a storm-damaged tree.

Boyfriend Set On Fire After Spaghetti Row

Boyfriend Set On Fire After Spaghetti Row

A woman in Florida has doused her boyfriend with nail polish remover and set him alight after a dispute over their dinner.

Family And Friends Honour 'Spirited' Alice Gross

Family And Friends Honour 'Spirited' Alice Gross

The family of Alice Gross have said they "find it almost impossible to understand what has happened to her and that we have to say…

Sergeant-At-Arms Given Standing Ovation

Sergeant-At-Arms Given Standing Ovation

Kevin Vickers, who shot dead a gunman after he opened fire in the Canadian parliament, has been given a standing ovation by collea…

Facebook Boss Speaks Mandarin In China Debate

Facebook Boss Speaks Mandarin In China Debate

Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg surprised students in Beijing by conducting a question and answer session in Mandarin.

North Korea Bans Tour Groups Due To Ebola

North Korea Bans Tour Groups Due To Ebola

North Korea is planning to stop foreign tourist groups from entering the country because of concerns over Ebola.

Another Intruder Jumps White House Fence

Another Intruder Jumps White House Fence

A man is in custody after he climbed over the fence surrounding the White House and was swiftly tackled on the North Lawn by Secre…

Glam Rock Star Alvin Stardust Dies Aged 72

Glam Rock Star Alvin Stardust Dies Aged 72

Singer and actor Alvin Stardust has died at the age of 72 after a short illness, his manager has said.

Agent's Warning On Falling London House Sales

Agent's Warning On Falling London House Sales

The London-focused estate agents, Foxtons, has issued a profits warning saying it has endured a "sharp and recent" slowdown in sal…

Twitter Says 'We're Getting Rid Of The Password'

Twitter Says 'We're Getting Rid Of The Password'

Twitter is trying to kill off the mobile password with a new system to let you sign into apps using your phone number.

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