A dangerous "charmer" is jailed for life after he was found guilty of murdering his girlfriend, who he thought was having an affair via Facebook.
The FA rescinds Sunderland defender Wes Brown's red card in his side's loss at Manchester United on Saturday.
Some 200,000 "starter homes" will be built for first-time buyers in England by 2020 if the Tories win May's general election, David Cameron says.
Outgoing Namibian President Hifikepunye Pohamba wins the world's most valuable individual award, the Mo Ibrahim prize for African leadership.
DNA analysis has revealed evidence for a massive migration into the heartland of Europe 4,500 years ago.
An armed thief hijacks a private hire taxi after robbing an Edinburgh jewellers of £100,000 of watches at gunpoint.
Violinist Vanessa-Mae attempts to overturn her four-year skiing ban at the Court of Arbitration for Sport on Tuesday.
Padraig Harrington thinks he has rediscovered his "mental edge" after ending wait for a title in either the US or Europe.
Home Secretary Theresa May defends her decision to scrap control orders as Labour suggests it helped terror suspects join fighting overseas.
Plans to generate electricity from the world's first series of tidal lagoons are unveiled in the UK, with sites proposed in Wales, Somerset and Cumbria.
Sinn Féin's Mitchel McLaughlin says he will take up the position of President of the NI Assembly Branch of the Commonwealth Parliamentary Association (CPA).
The man convicted of the murder of Bristol landscape architect Joanna Yeates in 2011 pleads guilty to possessing indecent images of children.
A BBC "reduced in impact and reach" will leave Britain "diminished", the corporation's director general Tony Hall warns in a speech.
Media watchdog Ofcom investigates ITV's daytime show This Morning over complaints about a bondage discussion.
West Bromwich Albion's oldest fan says he is overwhelmed after being invited for a day out at the Hawthorns.
Iraq launches a military operation to recapture Saddam Hussein's hometown of Tikrit from Islamic State.
It is time for the Kremlin's opponents to stop jostling for primacy and let the Russian people take the lead, writes Konstantin von Eggert.
Iraq's army is battling an jihadist insurgency - but how strong is the force?
A video captures the moment three US police officers shoot dead a homeless man during a scuffle in the Skid Row area of central Los Angeles.
A 55-year-old man dies following a two-vehicle crash on the A1 near Dromore, County Down.