11 April 2014 08:47 PM
Ten people were killed and 34 injured when a truck veered across a highway to slam head-on into a bus packed with more than 40 high school students near Orland, 150 miles north of San Francisco.
30 March 2014 12:24 AM
Another influx of young eels expected on the River Severn in April
29 March 2014 12:35 AM
PR guru tells court he organised 'good, honest filth'
21 March 2014 08:24 PM
Hosting the Tour de France for two days in Yorkshire has left the organisers with a potential £2.3 million black hole, a report has found.
14 March 2014 06:30 AM
Foggy conditions could have been a factor in the accident
Former GCHQ chief says SNP's anti-nuclear stance would cast 'dark shadow' over a newly independent Scotland
13 March 2014 08:41 PM
Former GCHQ boss Sir David Omand has warned that the SNP's defence and security plans would cast “a dark shadow” over a newly independent Scotland.
David Frost tribute: The stars turn out to pay tribute to the late broadcaster at a memorial ceremony at Westminster Abbey
13 March 2014 08:25 PM
Sir David Frost was given a royal send-off as the great and the good of broadcasting gathered at Westminster Abbey to celebrate his life – and to enjoy a joke or two.
Holiday company condemned for offering to pay fines for parents taking children out of school in term time
13 March 2014 06:30 PM
A holiday company has offered to pay fines incurred by parents who book a family skiing break during term time.
09 March 2014 11:08 PM
Millions of farmed fish escape globally each year, destroying wild salmons' genetic traits
08 March 2014 12:35 AM
Around 100 Ukrainian troops are thought to have been in the missile installation
British actor Idris Elba cannot star as James Bond because he is black, says shock jock Rush Limbaugh
Rozanne Duncan: Ukip expels councillor for 'jaw-dropping' comments made in BBC TV interview
Germany anti-Islam protests: 17,000 march on Dresden against 'Islamification of the West'
Ukip member gets into Christmas spirit with Union Flag plea to Santa 'for our country back'
BBC director Danny Cohen: Rising UK antisemitism makes me feel more uncomfortable than ever
Alex Salmond has 'broken his word to the Scottish people' says Scottish Lib Dem leader
- 1 Planes go hybrid-electric in important step to greener flight
- 2 Antonio Martin shooting: Police and protesters clash over teenager's death just five miles from Ferguson, Missouri
- 3 British actor Idris Elba cannot star as James Bond because he is black, says shock jock Rush Limbaugh
- 4 Hip hop is both racial and political, and for Iggy Azalea to suggest otherwise is insulting
- 5 Man hospitalised with pneumonia after downing eggnog at office Christmas party