James Taylor will captain England for the first time in the one-day international against Ireland on 8 May.
Ford reports lower-than-expected profits for the first three months of 2015 after it sells fewer vehicles in North America and continues to lose money in Europe and South America.
The woman who set a "honey trap" for a professional gambler who was kicked to death for his winnings is jailed for 16 years.
The Finnish navy drops underwater depth charges as a warning to a suspected submarine in waters near its capital, Helsinki.
Land-speed record-holder Andy Green sees the installation of the seat he will use in the 1,000mph Bloodhound Super Sonic Car.
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Adam Clifford, one of seven election candidates for the Class War Party, said it "represents the working class".
Thousands of troops and police officers are deployed to the US city of Baltimore, after riots linked to the death of a black man in police custody.
Nigel Farage says he is "really rather bored" with the media's "obsession" with depicting UKIP as a racist party.
Judd Trump opens up a commanding 6-2 lead in the quarter-final of the World Championship against Ding Junhui.
Abuse survivors and their supporters demand former home is pulled down
Amateur photographer captures Baltimore riots
The 2015 Wimbledon singles champions will win £1.88m in prize money, an increase of £120,000 on last year.
In a withering analysis of the major parties' plans, the Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) has concluded that households can expect lower incomes, whoever wins the election
Labour is finally admitting its minibus touring the country, and previously described as magenta or fuchsia, is ... pink.
Scientists at Stanford University have been showing off MicroTugs - small robots that have superhuman strength.
A British man worked on a series of bombs which were planted in Iraq and led to the death of a US serviceman in 2007, a court hears.
The jury is sent out to deliberate in the trial of a man who denies murdering his five-week-old granddaughter.
Amy Winehouse's family have criticised a new documentary about her life.
David Cameron has said he has not "got time to hang out with Russell Brand", after being asked if he was jealous of Ed Miliband's meeting with the comedian.