The UK public and businesses are being recruited in an unprecedented drive to counter the threat posed by violent extremists.
The sister of a former British soldier fighting against the Islamic State in Syria has told Sky News he is there to help others and his family are proud of him.
A mother has been charged with attempted murder after her newborn baby was allegedly left in a drain for five days.
British driver Lewis Hamilton has won his second Formula 1 world title after victory at the Abu Dhabi grand prix - and described it as the "greatest day of my life".
At least 45 people have been killed after a suicide bombing at a volleyball tournament in Afghanistan.
A video showing three grandmother's smoking marijuana for the first time has proved a viral hit.
Band Aid 30's single "Do They Know It's Christmas?" has gone straight to number one in the UK charts.
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A price war has broken out among taxi booking apps, forcing firms to slash fares in half in the run-up to Christmas.
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