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The US Food and Drug Administration is 'strongly encouraging' hospitals not to use a drug pump system made by a leading medical supplier.
Two men are arrested after a double stabbing incident in Portrush, County Antrim.
As £3m is earmarked to help tackle child sexual abuse in Rotherham, sexual abuse survivor Sarah Wilson, who has waived her right to anonymity, says it is vital that the funding helps families and survivors rebuild their lives.
Caledonian MacBrayne and Serco are invited to make their final bids for the new contract to run Clyde and Hebrides Ferry Services.
Everyone should consider taking vitamin D supplements to counter the lack of sunshine in England, government experts are proposing.
UK manufacturing growth picks up in July from a 26-month low in June, but growth remains "near stagnant", a survey suggests.
Multi-millionaire Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo gives his agent Jorge Mendes a Greek island as a wedding present, media reports say.
Burundi's President Pierre Nkurunziza warns against vengeance and urges calm following the assassination of a senior general on Sunday
India has blocked free access to 857 porn sites in what it says is a move to prevent children from accessing them.
Bruce and Butcher at the back? Sheringham and Hasselbaink up front? BBC Sport picks its ultimate Football League Managers XI.
Retailers in Northern Ireland defend supermarkets' milk pricing policy after protests by farmers over what they get paid for their product.
Alex and Sue Tatham, who met on the television show Blind Date, have paid tribute to host Cilla Black who has died aged 72.
California firefighters stretched to the limit as they attempt to bring 21 major fires under control across the drought-ridden state.
A 55-year-old man dies from a suspected heart attack while taking part in a "mass participation" RideLondon cycle challenge.
Malaysian officials meet French investigators in Paris before tests are carried out on a wing suspected of being from missing flight MH370.
Jake's Coffee Box, which is said to be the smallest in Birmingham, has opened in a red telephone box.
Money advice costs can be complicated and varied, consumer groups say, as the government opens a review into the sector.
Tom Cruise motors to the top of the US box office with Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation.
The body of a man is found on one of Cardiff's busiest roads, police say.
A Syrian warplane crashes in a built-up area of the north-western town of Ariha amid bombing raids, killing 12 people, activists say.