Cream guitarist Jack Bruce dies

Jack Bruce, the composer, singer and multi-instrumentalist, died today of liver disease, aged 71.

25 Oct 2014 5.05pm

Judges poised to prune boyband

The remaining X Factor contestants face the judges - and the public - this weekend with an exit predicted for at least one member of boyband Stereo ...

25 Oct 2014 2.05am

'Posh flower pot' sold for £560,000

A "posh flower pot" that had been used as a goal post and then valued at £10,000 on The Antiques Roadshow has sold for more than half a million ...

25 Oct 2014 3.05pm

McConaughey scoops thriller award

Oscar winner Matthew McConaughey has picked up another award to add to his growing trophy collection - scooping best actor at the Crime Thriller ...

25 Oct 2014 2.05am

Scott Mills reveals Cheryl support

Strictly Come Dancing contestant Scott Mills revealed he has found unlikely support from Cheryl Fernandez-Versini - as he prepares to hit the ...

25 Oct 2014 2.05am

Drivers warned as flooding expected

People are being warned to expect flooding and travel disruption as heavy rain sweeps across parts of the country tomorrow.

25 Oct 2014 5.03pm

Watchdog concern at NHS accounts

A major new health service IT system is expected to go £23 million over budget after a series of problems and delays, Scotland's public spending ...

24 Oct 2014 5.03pm

Woman killed in two-car crash

A woman has died in a road crash in the Highlands.

25 Oct 2014 1.03pm

Dead birds of prey 'not targeted'

More than a dozen birds of prey that were found dead in an area of the Highlands earlier this year were not targeted deliberately, police have said.

24 Oct 2014 7.03pm

Councillor quits in party row

A Liberal Democrat councillor has resigned from the party after being investigated for sharing "anti-Islamic material" on social media.

24 Oct 2014 7.03pm

£125m rescue package for Monarch

Monarch Airlines has agreed a rescue deal which will see an investment firm pumping more than £100 million into the company, but also involves pay ...

25 Oct 2014 5.05pm

Miliband will win election - Blair

Tony Blair has insisted Ed Miliband "can and will" win the general election after reports that he had expressed doubts at a private meeting.

25 Oct 2014 1.04pm

HS2: Phase two plans to be outlined

The city of Stoke-on-Trent is expected to miss out when the head of the £50 billion HS2 project outlines plans for phase two of the high-speed rail ...

25 Oct 2014 5.05pm

Fourth Portsmouth jihadist 'killed'

A fourth jihadist fighter from the same UK city has been killed in Syria, it was reported today.

25 Oct 2014 5.05pm

Gascoigne 'sectioned after binge'

Tottenham Hotspur say they are supporting troubled former star Paul Gascoigne after it was reported he had been placed on an emergency three-day ...

25 Oct 2014 1.04pm

Number of Ebola cases passes 10,000

The World Health Organisation says the number of people believed to have Ebola has risen above 10,000.

25 Oct 2014 1.04pm

Killer schoolboy guns down pupils

A boy targeted his school in a deadly gun rampage, killing one person and shooting several others in the head before turning the gun on himself.

25 Oct 2014 4.47am

16 dead in China coal mine collapse

A coal mine shaft has collapsed in north-west China, killing 16 miners, officials said.

25 Oct 2014 10.48am

Woman hanged for killing 'rapist'

Iran has hanged a woman convicted of murdering a man she said was trying to rape her.

25 Oct 2014 10.48am

Medic tests negative for Ebola

A woman who arrived in New Jersey on a flight from west Africa has tested negative for Ebola in a preliminary test.

25 Oct 2014 5.31am