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Tony Blair apologises for not putting in place a structure that would have prevented an error being made in the On The Runs letters scheme
A man who kissed, touched and partially stripped a drunk woman in a busy Glasgow pub is jailed for 22 months.
A dog that was overlooked by 14,000 potential owners in Darlington has found a new forever home, the Dogs Trust says.
Facebook begins placing warnings over video clips of graphic violence and prevents under-18s from seeing distressing images.
A shell has hit a bus at Buhas in eastern Ukraine, killing at least six civilians and wounding many more, Ukraine's military says.
Boys should be encouraged to play with dolls to make them more "nurturing and caring", equalities minister Jo Swinson has suggested.
Sainsbury's will cut 500 jobs at its store support centres as part of its plans to cut costs.
Governor of the Bank of England Mark Carney responds to the inflation rate reduction by saying the figures will be welcomed by consumers.
Seven victims of last week's attacks in Paris are honoured at ceremonies in France and Israel. This video contains an image some may find offensive
Footage shows a the aftermath of snowfall in and around Dundee.
A piece of the original World Cup trophy is discovered in storage at the headquarters of football's world governing body Fifa.
Dulwich Picture Gallery pays a Chinese studio to produce a copy of an Old Master painting, which will be hung in place of the original, challenging visitors to spot the fake.
Two climbers Kevin Jorgeson and Tommy Caldwell are coming to the end of an attempt to 'free climb' the Dawn Wall of El Capitan, a rock formation in California's Yosemite National Park.
England Lions captain Jonathan Trott hits his first century in international cricket since leaving the 2013-14 Ashes.
A children's doctor at the University Hospital of Wales dies after getting into trouble while kayaking on the River Tawe.
London Irish director of rugby Brian Smith leaves the Premiership club with immediate effect on compassionate grounds.
Rory McIlroy aims to build on his two major wins in 2014 as he looks to complete a career grand slam at April's Masters, writes Iain Carter.
The story behind the notorious 9% beer
Former England batsman Kevin Pietersen claims new one-day captain Eoin Morgan would "love" to have him in the side.
It is not easy to find out the truth about attacks by Boko Haram militants in Nigeria, as the BBC's Will Ross explains.