Up to 60 people were injured when a car drove into a parade in a small Virginia mountain town.
The grandmother of a British girl who drowned in a swimming pool in Egypt has questioned why lifeguards were not on hand to save her life.
Denmark's Emmelie de Forest has won the 2013 Eurovision Song Contest - with Britain's Bonnie Tyler finishing 19th.
The outgoing governor of the Bank of England has warned that George Osborne's plan to boost the housing market is "too close for comfort" to the US mortgage guarantee schemes that...
A guitar played by Beatles pair John Lennon and George Harrison has been sold for $408,000 (£269,000) at a New York auction.
The co-chairman of the Conservative Party has denied calling grassroots activists "mad swivel-eyed loons".
A tearful David Beckham has received a standing ovation as he left the pitch in what appeared to be his final game as a professional footballer.
A British tourist has drowned in front of his wife while swimming in rough seas on a holiday in Italy.
Toronto's mayor has denied allegations he has been caught on video smoking crack cocaine.
A meteorite has slammed into the surface of the Moon, creating a flash of light so bright it could be seen without a telescope.
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