An urgent appeal is made for a mother after a newborn baby girl is found inside a toilet block in an amusement arcade in Southport.
The most senior judge in the UK, Lord Neuberger, calls for judges to show respect to women who cover their faces in court for religious reasons.
Ferrari's Kimi Raikkonen sets the pace in first practice at the Bahrain Grand Prix as Mercedes hide their true form.
The US state has stiffened its rules for welfare recipients who will be longer able to buy dozens of leisure or other items on state aid.
The global demand for rubber tyres is threatening protected forests in Southeast Asia, according to a study.
Police are carrying out a search operation after a two-vehicle crash on the Old Holywood Road in County Down.
The lawyer for a teenager who punched his pregnant girlfriend says it's hard to convict people for harming unborn babies.
Police in Phoenix, Arizona, believe the shooting deaths late on Thursday stemmed from a dispute about a family business.
The funeral of teenager Becky Watts, who was found dead after going missing earlier this year, takes place in Bristol.
Although Arctic sea ice set a record this year for its lowest ever satellite-observed winter extent - that was not the case for its volume, new data reveals.
Jim Murphy unveils Scottish Labour's manifesto and insists that the SNP are a roadblock to his party winning government on 7 May.
A memorial service for the victims of last month's Alps plane crash is being held in Cologne Cathedral.
A health care worker admits stealing jewellery, cash and medication from cancer patients at the Swansea hospital where she worked.
Arsenal's Per Mertesacker believes Jurgen Klopp could manage in the Premier League after leaving Borussia Dortmund.
Facebook boss Mark Zuckerberg defends the aims of his free Internet.org service after several Indian firms pull out of the project.
Sharif Danis, a shopkeeper from Nigeria, tells the BBC's Milton Nkosi how the threat of mob attacks forced him to close down his business in Johannesburg, South Africa.
UKIP promises more money for Wales, as it launches its Welsh manifesto for the general election.
London's leading shares are marginally higher in early Friday trading, despite continued concerns over a possible Greek default.
The Ukraine factory that has been shelled 165 times
More than four million tune into the BBC's televised election debate, more than two million short of the previous debate on ITV.