Everton fans are targeted with tear gas fired by police during clashes ahead of their Europa League match with Lille.
A notorious police killer is to be released after 48 years in prison in a decision described as "scandalous" and "sickening"
A dog is shot through the skull with a bolt from a crossbow which "narrowly" missed his brain and eyes.
The trial collapses of a vicar accused of carrying out hundreds of sham weddings - after the judge says immigration officers lied on oath.
The funeral for murdered schoolgirl Alice Gross has taken place in west London.
Staff working at the Caterham F1 team site in Oxfordshire have been locked out of the firm's premises, the administrator confirms to the BBC.
A father tells how he urged his bee-keeping son to give up his hobby before he died from the insect's sting.
A rogue builder who defrauded homeowners of up to £1.5m in Bristol and south Wales over a two-year period is jailed for five years.
A ringleader of a mob that firebombed a police station during the 2011 riots has a "hopeless" appeal to reduce his jail sentence thrown out.
Singer Alvin Stardust, best known for his hit My Coo Ca Choo, dies aged 72 after recently being diagnosed with metastatic prostate cancer.
Finding an ancient Egyptian sarcophagus propped up in an Essex drawing room was like "something out of the Addams Family", an auctioneer says.
A copy of the first ever Avengers comic which was published 51 years ago sells for £1,100 at an auction in Newcastle.
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Harry Roberts and the crime that rocked 1960s Britain
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Getting to university after spinal surgery
The view from "one of the loveliest places on earth"
'Fake' Premier League star jailed
Baker Street saxophone player dies
England's lost football grounds
Ebola fear girl taken out of school