Eleven dogs from a hunt pack are rescued after becoming trapped in a gorge near Aberystwyth.
Fire crews rescued a dog which fell through ice while chasing a duck across a frozen pond in Arbroath.
Reading sack manager Nigel Adkins after 20 months in charge of the Championship club.
An anti-slavery raid on a factory in Greater Manchester finds immigrants from Eastern Europe allegedly paid £2 an hour and working 80-hour weeks, police say.
Two former Northern Ireland Secretaries of State express concern about the prime minister's handling of last week's political talks in Belfast.
Denmark makes a claim to the UN, arguing the area around the North Pole is linked to the continental shelf of Greenland, its autonomous territory.
The BBC's Chris Mason has been to Basildon to find out what the public think about Kerry Smith's remarks
Two Kenyan runners, Viola Chelangat Kimetto and Joyce Jemutai Kiplimo, have failed drug tests and been banned for two years, Athletics Kenya says.
TV and radio correspondent Allan Little, who covered the first Gulf War and the Rwandan genocide, is to leave the BBC at the end of December.
Russian couple Irina Shumilova and Alyona Fursova recently got married. Irina's official documents record her as male, but she will soon complete a gender change.
Theresa May says she did not seek the redaction of information from a report about the CIA's alleged use of torture.
The families of nine of the 26 people killed in a 2012 mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Connecticut have filed a lawsuit against a rifle manufacturer.
Telecoms giant BT is in exclusive talks to buy EE - Britain's largest mobile network group - for £12.5bn.
Rangers and shareholder Mike Ashley are accused of breaching SFA rules over dual ownership.
Up to 10,000 passengers at Heathrow alone were affected by an air traffic control computer failure, the transport secretary confirms.
The case of jailed Scottish nurse Colin Norris
A nurse who was convicted of being a serial killer could be the victim of a miscarriage of justice.
Rory McIlroy is named BBC NI's Sport Personality of 2014 after a year which saw him win both the Open and US PGA title.
The defence secretary insists UK combat troops are not returning to Iraq although more military personnel may be sent.
Two men who faced health and safety charges over the death of a factory worker in an industrial oven have their case dropped.