Man dies as rain, gales and hail batter UK

One-Minute Read Mon 23 Dec, AT 15:00

Thousands of homes without power and trains disrupted by bad weather as Christmas getaway begins

Denis Macshane

Denis MacShane jailed for six months over bogus expenses

One-Minute Read Mon 23 Dec, AT 11:46

Judge tells former Labour minister the £13,000 claims represent a "flagrant breach of trust"

Vince Cable

Vince Cable attack on 'panicked' Tories will 'poison' coalition

First Reaction Mon 23 Dec, AT 10:41

Business secretary 'infuriates' Tory MPs by linking migrant crackdown to 'racist' Enoch Powell speech

Georgia Williams murderer given rare whole-life tariff

One-Minute Read Fri 20 Dec, AT 13:37

Porn-obsessed Jamie Reynolds joins Moors murderers and Levi Bellfield on list of notorious lifers

Rochdale grooming: agencies accused of 'shocking' failures

One-Minute Read Fri 20 Dec, AT 10:14

Police and social workers unable to protect young victims from rape by Rochdale sexual abuse gang


William and 'Babykins' Kate: hacking saga comes full circle

Fri 20 Dec, AT 09:52 The Mole

Long-running scandal all began with William when his friend Tom Bradby realised he'd been hacked

Anjem Choudary: fury at 'idiot' cleric's BBC Today interview

First Reaction Fri 20 Dec, AT 09:39

BBC under fire after radical cleric says PM and UK 'foreign policy' is responsible for Lee Rigby murder

Apollo theatre collapse: probe launched after dozens injured

One-Minute Read Fri 20 Dec, AT 09:04

Witnesses describe 'chaos and panic' as plaster and masonry plunges from the ceiling into the audience

Boris drives a new black-cab

Boris goes electric: Mayor drives new black cab - video

Video Thu 19 Dec, AT 13:45

Battery-powered taxi set to 'revolutionise' travel in the capital with silent, pollution-free operation

Crispin Black

'Hollow army' warning: general blows raspberry at Cameron

Thu 19 Dec, AT 13:11 Crispin Black

The Prime Minister hand-picked Nick Houghton as a malleable defence chief - how wrong he was