The Royal Navy wants to ask American squadrons to fly off its new aircraft carrier, HMS Queen Elizabeth, because of delays to the introduction of Britain’s new F35B fighters, BBC Newsnight learns.
The first human trial of an experimental vaccine against Ebola suggests that it is safe and may help the immune system to combat the virus.
The commission on devolving powers to the Scottish Parliament is to recommend full control over income tax rates and bands, the BBC understands.
Thousands of older people in England are struggling in their own home with little or no help, research suggests.
The UK would face "severe economic consequences" if there was a significant disruption to the supply of electricity, says the Royal Academy of Engineering.
The price of oil has fallen as Opec oil producers prepare for their meeting on Thursday and data shows crude stocks rose last week.
Hundreds demonstrate outside the US embassy in London in protest at the decision not to prosecute a police officer for killing black teenager Michael Brown in Missouri.
The family of Michael Brown, the black teenager shot dead by a policeman, say they are "crushed" by the decision not to charge Darren Wilson.
Plans to devolve powers controlling income tax to Scotland make front-page headlines, along with suggestions that more people could have weight loss surgery.
A report reveals councils are having to phone around England to find places to accommodate children at risk of sexual exploitation.
People diagnosed with diabetes linked to obesity should be assessed for weight loss surgery, according to updated NHS guidelines.
Early detection of liver disease by GPs in the UK is "virtually non-existent", leading medical experts warn.
Liverpool are a win away from reaching the Champions League last 16, despite conceding a late equaliser at Ludogorets.
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