Six people are in custody and being questioned by police in connection over football spot-fixing allegations.
Three men, believed to be victims of slavery, have been "rescued" by police following a series of raids in the Bristol area.
Protesters in Ukraine have toppled a statue of Vladimir Lenin in Kiev as hundreds of thousands flooded the capital.
Temperatures have plunged to -29C in parts of the US as a deadly cold snap continued to grip much of the country.
President Jacob Zuma has urged South Africans to unite as the "rainbow nation" and remember the values Nelson Mandela stood for, as the country marks a day of "prayer and...
Shadow chancellor Ed Balls has told Sky News he "couldn't give a t***" about speculation by newspapers and bookmakers about his future after stinging criticism of his Autumn...
Human remains have been found washed up on a shoreline by a dog walker.
Chemical and radiation experts were called in following the unexplained death of a man found inside a tent in a field.
A gay teacher at a Catholic high school in Philadelphia has been fired after he applied for a marriage license.
Shadow Chancellor Ed Balls has called a proposal to boost MPs pay by 11% "out of touch" and "ridiculous" given current economic squeeze.
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