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A Korean Air executive who delayed a plane because she was angry with the way she had been served nuts by an air steward has resigned, the airline says.
UKIP activist Natasha Bolter says party boss Roger Bird was "lying" when he said they had a relationship, after he released text messages which he said proved it.
Communities should know where a child rapist is living, says a children's charity after a judge ruled it was unlawful to keep him in prison.
Natasha Bolter tells BBC Newsnight that UKIP's general secretary Roger Bird was "lying" when he said they had a relationship.
A police crackdown that saw 22 dangerous dogs rounded up and destroyed across Merseyside was "unlawful", a court rules.
QPR keeper Robert Green insists there was no altercation involving his team-mates at a Christmas lunch.
The famous physicist Professor Stephen Hawking is to attend the premiere of a new film about his life, The Theory of Everything.
Two British charity volunteers drown while swimming off the coast of South Africa.
London Mayor Boris Johnson recites the lyrics to Jessie J's song Bang Bang on London radio station Capital FM's breakfast show.
A US citizen being held in Israel on weapons charges has told investigators he was considering attacking Muslim holy sites, Israeli police say.
Mike Jeffries, the controversial chief executive of US clothing chain Abercrombie & Fitch, resigns as the firm struggles with changing teen shopping preferences.
BBC News takes a quick look at the Kalashnikov, or AK-47, one of the world's most recognisable weapons.
An ambulance officer at Hillsborough walked past fans who seemed to be "in significant need of help", an inquests jury has heard.
Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero will miss between four and six weeks with a knee injury, says manager Manuel Pellegrini.
The Democratic Unionist Party has ruled out joining a coalition at Westminster in the event of a hung parliament in 2015.
Ten Rangers fans appear in court charged in connection with an alleged sectarian incident at a football ground in West Lothian.
The world's most famous astronaut sings Newsround a space lullaby he wrote for his daughter.
Councillors are criticised for voting through cash cuts affecting extra curricula music provision on the same day a youth choir and band they fund perform at a council carol service.
YouTube and Facebook have reveal their most popular content of 2014.
Eddie Redmayne says he decided not watch Benedict Cumberbatch's 2004 portrayal of Stephen Hawking while he was making his his own film about the famous physicist.