Right now in Syria a desperate fight is under way against Islamic State (IS) forces that control so much of the north of the country.
The US has airdropped weapons and supplies for Kurdish forces fighting Islamic State (IS) near the Syrian town of Kobani.
Fire crews from three counties have been tackling a major blaze at the Didcot B Power Station.
Both male and female Civil Service employees will be offered equal parental pay and support from next year, Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg is set to announce.
A Spanish nurse who became the first person to contract ebola outside West Africa in the current outbreak is clear of the deadly virus.
A US man is suing a hospital after he woke up from anaesthetic wearing a pair of women's pink panties.
A chopper said to have featured in the movie Easy Rider has been auctioned off for $1.35m (£840,000) - but doubts have now emerged over its authenticity.
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Benefit cuts hitting 100,000 families will be used to fund a £1bn commitment to deliver three million apprenticeships over the next Parliament, David Cameron has revealed.
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