Hitting the World Championship's first nine-dart finish changed Paul Lim's life - he relives his historic Lakeside moment 25 years on.
A parcel delivery company is north Wales could offer a life line to former City Link staff facing redundancy.
The first two bodies from the AirAsia Flight QZ8501 crash off Borneo arrive back in the Indonesian city of Surabaya, where relatives are waiting.
The Gambia's President Yahya Jammeh has returned to the country, officials say, after what was described as a coup attempt while he was out of the country.
Hull manager Steve Bruce says he is "determined" to keep his side in the Premier League rather than become Newcastle boss.
Baroness Butler-Sloss says she agreed to chair an inquiry into historical child abuse because she felt it was her duty and that she was "quite able to be independent and say that people had got it wrong and to be critical of them".
US authorities say a two-year-old boy accidentally shot and killed his mother inside a Wal-Mart store in Hayden, Idaho.
Former Norwich boss Chris Hughton is named as the new manager of Championship side Brighton & Hove Albion.
Three men are arrested after heroin with an estimated street value of £2m is seized following raids in Glasgow's Springburn area.
A year of speed, space, soil and big bangs ahead
Voice actress Christine Cavanaugh, who brought to life characters including Babe and Chuckie on Rugrats, dies aged 51.
Tests on a patient in Cornwall suspected to have Ebola have proved negative, Public Health England confirms.
London shares edge higher in early New Year's Eve trading, but the FTSE 100 looks set to end the year lower than it did in 2013.
Three Yemenis and two Tunisians held at the US prison in Guantanamo Bay in Cuba are sent to Kazakhstan for resettlement, the Pentagon says.
The family of a baby girl who lost her limbs due to meningitis say they have raised over £120,000 for her care.
Motorists are warned that enforcement action will start in the new year on average 50mph speed enforcement cameras on the M4 through Port Talbot.
Manchester football team FC United's new £5.5m stadium may not open until February following a series of setbacks.
Scotland's first same-sex weddings have taken place following a change in the law earlier this month.
The year before a general election is not always full of political excitement, but 2014 has seen the rise of UKIP, the Scottish referendum, and one or two scandals in Westminster.
Many revellers will be raising a glass this New Year's Eve, but apparently more and more people are choosing gin as their tipple of choice.