Investigators say a yellow object seen floating in the sea is not a life raft from the Malaysia Airlines plane that disappeared with 239 people on board.
The brother of one of the passengers on a missing Malaysia Airlines flight has said he will "not give up hope", despite a warning from officials to expect the worst.
Oscar Pistorius has thrown up in court as details of the post-mortem examination of Reeva Steenkamp are read out.
A woman has said she was "frozen in fear" during an alleged sex attack by Max Clifford.
The second week of Oscar Pistorius' murder trial is due to get under way this morning in Pretoria.
Partially-sighted Kelly Gallagher has won Britain's first ever Winter Paralympic gold medal with victory in the Women's Super-G.
A 16-year-old is in intensive care after apparently taking "Mortal Kombat", a drug which has been linked to the death of another teenager last month.
A powerful earthquake has hit the coast of north California - and there are warnings of more to come.
The discovery of changes in the blood may signify the earliest stages of Alzheimer's disease and scientists have developed a new test which could detect if a person will develop...
A Scottish yachtsman who was attempting to sail solo around the world has been rescued by the Chilean navy after he was caught in a storm.
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