A tiny marsupial lion, extinct for at least 18 million years, is named after Sir David Attenborough after fossilised remains are found in remote Australia.
The brother of Nitharsan Ravi, one of five men who died at Camber Sands after being caught by the tide, has described how police discovered his identity.
A primary school head teacher who used a spy pen to film pupils in the toilets at his school is jailed.
Six migrants who were trying to reach the Kent coast in a small boat are rescued from a sandbank in the English Channel.
A serving Royal Marine, arrested in Somerset as part of an investigation into Northern Ireland-related terrorism, is still being questioned.
A strike over ticket office closures will take place on Southern rail on the same day as industrial action over guards' roles.
Parents of children with learning disabilities are being left to struggle alone without support during the summer holidays, according to Mencap. Here are some of their stories.
The world's longest aircraft came into contact with "high voltage power cables" before nosediving on landing, UK Power Networks says.
Five men who died at Camber Sands got into trouble after failing to realise how quickly the tide would come in, the RNLI says.
A man drowned after going into a swimming pool with a woman he had been dancing with at a James Bond-themed swingers' party, an inquest hears.
A man has asked his girlfriend to marry him in a film using Lego that was screened to cinema goers before the main attraction.
Children's accident and emergency services at a troubled hospital are suspended after senior staff said it was "not clinically safe".
The old Top Gear team's new car programme will show James May driving with a broken arm and Jeremy Clarkson on the Game of Thrones set.
Prince William has shared his experience of losing his mother with a teenage boy whose mother died of cancer last year.
Oxford Dictionaries begins a global online search to find the least favourite word in the English language, with 'moist' topping the poll of 10,000 submissions so far.
Serial killer Peter Sutcliffe - known as the Yorkshire Ripper - is moved from Broadmoor psychiatric hospital to prison.
One hundred years ago an arm of the Royal Navy was formed to run "suicide missions" against the German naval forces.
Net migration to the UK was 327,000 for the year to March, close to record levels, according to Office for National Statistics estimates.
Chris Hill will lead Warrington Wolves in a Challenge Cup final, but spends his spare time fixing bathrooms and kitchens.
A 29-year-old Frenchman is charged with the murder of 21-year-old British backpacker Mia Ayliffe-Chung at a hostel in Australia.