A woman who knocked down and killed an elderly couple by overtaking at a pedestrian crossing is jailed.
Comedians defend themselves after YouTube controversy
Serena Williams ends her boycott of Indian Wells, 14 years after suffering racist abuse at the tournament.
Oscars, acting and singing on the tube
Louis van Gaal is charged by the FA over media comments he made after Manchester United's FA Cup tie at Cambridge.
Records of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere millions of years ago support current predictions on the likely future course of climate change, say scientists.
Prince Charles understands the "necessary and proper limitations" of a monarch - despite "ill-informed" media speculation, an official says.
The White House's pick for defence secretary has said he is "inclined" to send weapons to Ukraine to fight against Russian-backed rebels. Pentagon 'chief' inclined to send weapons to Ukraine
As the tribe of Jordanian pilot Moaz al-Kasasbeh calls for revenge over his killing, BBC News asks how much power Jordan's tribes wield.
A former loyalist prisoner trying to stop police obtaining interviews he gave to a US university project is being investigated over offences of "the utmost gravity" a court has heard.
The chairman of the US's communications watchdog intends to defend the principles of net neutrality by treating net providers as utilities.
MPs take evidence on counter-terrorism and foreign fighters.
An NHS doctor is cleared of performing female genital mutilation on a young mother.
Shocking pictures of another plane crash should not lead us to believe that flying is more dangerous than in the past, says Richard Westcott.
MPs take evidence from Sir John Chilcot, on the Iraq Inquiry.
One of the council chief executives involved in an unlawful payments scandal is staying in his post.
Kimi Raikkonen completes a successful first pre-season test for Ferrari by setting the pace on the final day at Jerez.
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Shares in North American car giant General Motors rise more than 3% after it announces fourth-quarter net income of $1.1bn.
The US is set to destroy its largest remaining cache of chemical-laden artillery shells, bringing it closer to complying with an international treaty.