Four-time winners Tottenham move into the League Cup semi-finals with an emphatic win against Newcastle United.
Another two men are charged with terror offences as part of an undercover police investigation into dissident republican terrorism in Newry, County Down.
Colombia's Farc rebels declare a unilateral ceasefire for an indefinite period of time, but the government is yet to respond to the move.
Kaillie Humphries & Elana Meyers Taylor will this weekend become the first women to compete in a four-man bobsleigh World Cup event.
Former England one-day coach Ashley Giles says captain Alastair Cook's form is a "big worry" ahead of the World Cup.
The US military has been showing off its latest catch.
Geeks v Spooks, microbiomes and elections at home and abroad: What Newsnight's specialists think could be 2015's big themes.
Satellites view how Christmas in the US and Ramadan in the Middle East brighten the globe.
A bouncer has been cleared of murder after a man died when being escorted out of a bar in Aberdeen city centre for being too drunk.
A teenage boy pleads guilty to the murder of a "fantastic father" who had three children.
A woman accused of trying to kill a police officer in a pipe bomb attack declared herself "at war with the police" on Facebook, a Belfast court is told.
Pakistani leader Nawaz Sharif vows to rid his country of terrorism after the Taliban killed 141 people, mostly children, at a Peshawar school.
BBC News speaks to Shah Jehan, a UK relative of two young boys who died in the Peshawar school attack.
The German government approves plans for a controversial road toll, including charging foreigners for using the Autobahn.
An investigation is under way after an plane en route to Belfast City Airport was forced to make an emergency landing at Belfast International Airport because of a fire in one of its engines.
Inaccuracies in a hospital's cancer waiting times figures were caused by managerial incompetence rather than bullying of staff, investigators find.
Blackberry launches what it calls a "no-nonsense" smartphone in a bid to win back business customers.
An image has been released that shows the hairy moment that the Philae comet lander bounced back into space.
Jack Straw says he is happy to appear before an inquiry looking at the treatment of detainees by UK intelligence agencies.
A PC who passed on intelligence about police killer Dale Cregan and planned drugs raids to her sister and her drug-dealing former lover is jailed.