Actress Billie Whitelaw has died aged 82, her son has told the BBC.
The X Factor winner Ben Haenow has won the battle for this year's Christmas number one.
More than 11 million people watched Caroline Flack as she was crowned c hampion of this year's Strictly Come Dancing - but this was a million fewer ...
Sir Elton John and David Furnish have got married exactly nine years after they tied the knot in a civil partnership ceremony.
An elderly man and woman were taken to hospital after being attacked by an unrestrained dog.
A summit which aims to bring together governments, trade unions and industry bodies to save jobs in Scotland's oil capital has been announced.
A Scots-educated science broadcaster has returned to work at the city tourist attraction that launched her career 15 years ago.
A gang of hoodies on mopeds chased a teenage cyclist through a city centre and assaulted him in a late night mugging.
Top photographer Jane Bown, who worked for The Observer for more than half a century, has died aged 89, the newspaper said.
A Ukip councillor has been expelled from the party over comments made in a TV interview.
Actor Adam Deacon has been charged with harassment.
The debate about membership of the European Union (EU) has been "silly" and retaining links with Brussels is "essential" for the UK's status in the ...
Several people have been arrested in connection with the Taliban school attack that killed 148 in north-west Pakistan, according to officials.
A police officer has been shot and killed in Tarpon Springs, Florida.
The US is reviewing whether to put North Korea back onto its list of state sponsors of terrorism in the wake of the Sony hacking case, President ...
Iraqi Kurdish fighters, backed by US-led coalition airstrikes against the Islamic State (IS) group, pushed their way today into the town of Sinjar, ...