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A man driving an ambulance - who police say was not an ambulance staff member - dies in a crash with a bus near York.
Sir Ranulph Fiennes becomes the oldest Briton to finish the Marathon des Sables after running for six days.
Why electric car buyers may need to hurry
India formally protests to Pakistan over its decision to release on bail the suspected mastermind of the 2008 Mumbai terror attacks.
A Conservative government would put an extra £8bn into the NHS in England by 2020, David Cameron will say - but Labour says it is a panic move and is unfunded.
Ten California officers have been placed on administrative lead after they were filmed beating a suspect during his arrest.
Bournemouth edge closer to promotion to the Premier League after two second-half goals seal victory over Brighton.
Labour accuses George Galloway of breaching election law by making false statements about its candidate in the Bradford West seat he's defending.
Jordan Spieth takes command of the Masters with a superb six-under-par 66 for a four-shot clubhouse lead.
The family of a boy who was partially blinded after being hit in the eye with a fairy wand by a classmate in school has lost a High Court battle for damages.
A woman who survived the Holocaust and was in Bergen-Belsen as World War Two ended has met one of the British soldiers who liberated the camp.
Lord Windermere jockey Robbie McNamara is out of the Grand National after a fall at Wexford.
Germany plans to bring 100 mothballed tanks back into service in an apparent response to rising tensions with Russia over Ukraine.
Spanish police break up an extortion ring run by Chilean jail inmates who allegedly cold-called Spanish civilians demanding kidnap ransoms.
UKIP and the Green Party are standing in a record number of seats at the general election, according to Press Association figures.
Nasa names an asteroid after schoolgirl campaigner Malala Yousafzai.
Two planes arrive in Yemen with some 32 tonnes of much-needed aid after being delayed awaiting clearance from fighters in the conflict.
Lucie Wenigerova is a Czech film producer living in London who is unhappy at the treatment of immigrants in Britain
Liverpool winger Raheem Sterling will be happy at the club if he is playing regularly, says team-mate Daniel Sturridge.
BBC News rounds up the second week of election campaigning.