BBC 'failed' over Clarkson remark

The BBC's Top Gear has been ruled to have breached Ofcom's broadcasting rules over a "racial" term used by Jeremy Clarkson.

28 Jul 2014 12.02pm

Video: Tulisa 'felt her life was over'

Former X-Factor judge Tulisa Constavlos said she became "a paranoid wreck" and felt her life was over after being caught up in a cocaine sting, which ...

28 Jul 2014 7.01am

Number one joy for newlywed Cheryl

Newlywed Cheryl Cole has double reason to celebrate after achieving her ninth number one single.

27 Jul 2014 8.02pm

More Games buses after Sunday waits

Extra buses are being put on after spectators endured lengthy waits for park-and-ride transport on the busiest day of the Commonwealth Games.

28 Jul 2014 1.02pm

Police appeal over Greenock murder

Police have launched a murder inquiry following the post-mortem of a man found in a common close.

28 Jul 2014 2.01am

Dinosaurs 'had colossal bad luck'

The extinction of the dinosaurs was caused by a perfect storm of "colossal bad luck", according to new research.

28 Jul 2014 11.02am

Appeal over missing teenage girls

Two teenage girls have gone missing after getting off a bus in the capital.

28 Jul 2014 11.02am

Man charged with OAP murder bid

A man has been charged with the sexual assault and attempted murder of an 85-year-old woman.

28 Jul 2014 9.02am

Supermarket cutting fuel prices

Asda has sparked a likely supermarket petrol price war by cutting its fuel prices.

28 Jul 2014 12.02pm

Seven arrested over mass brawl

At least seven people were arrested by police investigating reports of a large-scale brawl involving up to 50 youths.

28 Jul 2014 11.04am

Job vacancies and salaries 'rise'

Job vacancies are increasing and advertised salaries growing amid fresh evidence of a recovering labour market, according to a new report.

28 Jul 2014 12.02pm

Ryanair increases profits forecast

Ryanair raised its full-year profits guidance today after more than doubling first- quarter earnings and setting out aggressive plans for ...

28 Jul 2014 11.04am

CCTV bid to catch hit-run thieves

Footage has been released of a policeman being thrown to the ground as he tries to stop thieves making their getaway in a van.

28 Jul 2014 11.04am

EU clears Apple's deal for Beats

The European Union's antitrust authority has cleared Apple's 3 billion US dollar deal to buy Beats Electronics, which makes headphones and offers ...

28 Jul 2014 1.04pm

Family of five found shot dead

A family of five, including three children aged between four and 12, were found shot to death inside a US apartment.

28 Jul 2014 7.02am

Police fail to reach crash site

Fighting has stopped an international police team from reaching the crash site of a Malaysian Airlines plane for a second day running.

28 Jul 2014 1.04pm

Wildfire flames claim 13 homes

Wildfires burning near Northern California vineyards and in the Yosemite National Park area have threatened hundreds of homes.

28 Jul 2014 11.05am

Oil depot fire amid Tripoli clashes

The Libyan government has appealed for international help after an oil depot caught fire amid clashes over the country's international airport in ...

28 Jul 2014 11.05am