Counter terrorism police are investigating reports a Birmingham mother has travelled to Syria to support Islamic State (IS) militants.
Malala Yousafzai, the Pakistani education campaigner shot by the Taliban, has donated her $50,000 Nobel Peace Prize money towards the reconstruction of schools in Gaza.
Serena Williams beat Romania's Simona Halep to win the season-ending WTA Tour Finals for the third year in a row on the event's debut in Singapore.
She survived alcoholic parents and drug addiction, and married the quick-thinking neighbour who called an ambulance when she walked into his house and collapsed...
The clocks have been turned back one hour to mark the end of British Summer Time. The time was officially be pushed back at 2am, which gave all of us an extra 60 minutes to enjoy over the weekend...
Brave Ulrika Dandekar needs a life saver.
South Africa's football captain and goalkeeper Senzo Meyiwa has died after being shot, South African police say.
The last UK base in Afghanistan has been handed over to the control of Afghan security forces, ending British combat operations in the country.
A total of 147 restaurants, pubs and other premises preparing food in Birmingham and Walsall have failed to meet minimum food hygiene standards in 2014 so far.
The bosses of Caterham F1 admit the team will struggle to race in the USA next weekend if they cannot resolve a dispute with administrators.
Beyonce and Jay Z are stronger than ever! Hip hop's power couple have silenced their marriage skeptics by reportedly renewing their wedding vows.
The former Conservative cabinet minister Lord Tebbit has said young unemployed people should be made to pull up ragwort from roadside verges in return for benefits.
He and the paper he works for may be known for hate filled journalism but Richard Littlejohn's latest article on the bereaved family of Mark Duggan is a step too far.
Home Secretary Theresa May yesterday announced a package of measures to tackle the growing problem of black deaths in police custody.
Iran executed Saturday a 26-year-old woman who had spent five years on death row for the murder of a former intelligence official, defying international pressure to spare her life.
A Solihull-based mum fighting leukaemia has been that told her brothers- her last chance of a bone marrow transplant - have been refused entry to Britain for a second time.
A doctor who treated Michael Schumacher for nearly six months after his brain injury in a skiing accident says the F1 champion has made "some progress".
Singer Alvin Stardust has died aged 72 after a short illness.
A fraudster who pretended to be in a coma for two years was caught by police going on shopping trips and holidays with his family.
The family of two year old Guarav Bains is appealing for donors to step forward after being told that he needs a bone marrow transplant.
Over a half-dozen black witnesses who have testified before a grand jury deciding whether to indict the police officer who killed Michael Brown have provided testimony that 'largely supports' Ferguson Police Officer Darren Wilson's account of events.
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