The armed officer on duty at the Florida school where a shooter killed 17 people never went inside to engage the gunman and has been placed under investigation, police have announced.
Electric car technology is advancing all the time, and the latest figures suggest that Peterborough is leading the green revolution.
A man has died of injuries he suffered in a Grand Canyon helicopter crash which also killed three other Britons.
A police officer has died after clashes between police and football fans before a Europa League match in Spain.
Michael Smith continued his perfect start to the Premier League with a 7-3 victory over Simon Whitlock in front of a PDC-record 12,000 crowd at the Mercedes-Benz Arena in Berlin.
US stocks have closed mostly higher after a late-afternoon wave of selling erased much of a midday rally.
Arsenal survived a major scare to secure their spot in the last 16 of the Europa League despite suffering an embarrassing 2-1 home defeat to Ostersund.
Regular users will have come across the occasional gym selfie on social media – where the goal of the photo might be to brag, to inspire or simply to share something about their lives with friends or followers.
Detectives investigating the murder of a man in front of his partner and an 11-year-old child have made an arrest under the Terrorism Act.
Eddie Jones recalls wondering “what have I got myself into” after presiding over his first training session as England head coach.
Theresa May was facing the threat of a fresh Commons Brexit rebellion after a marathon gathering of senior Cabinet members met to reach a united front on EU withdrawal.
Special counsel Robert Mueller has filed additional charges against President Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman Paul Manafort and a business associate.
Brendan Rodgers claimed Celtic needed more courage against Zenit St Petersburg after the Hoops crashed out of the Europa League following their 3-1 aggregate defeat in Russia.
Lightweight champion Conor McGregor has confirmed his plans to fight again in the UFC.
Oxfam Great Britain has been temporarily suspended in Haiti pending an investigation into how the charity handled the case of former staff paying for sex.
A woman who was the rising star of France’s far-right National Front until she abruptly left politics last year has stepped into the limelight on the other side of the Atlantic.
The tiny island nation of the Seychelles has announced a pioneering marine conservation plan as part of a debt swap deal with creditors.
There were scrums and bloodied noses, but no rugby ball in sight. Jedburgh’s annual Fastern Eve Handba game instead features a small black ball stuffed with straw and decorated with ribbons. The tradition dating back to the 1700s sees two teams, the Uppies and the Doonies, compete to get the ball into their respective goals.
Campaigners demanding justice for families of those killed in the Birmingham pub bombings have held a protest outside a London court.
Celtic crashed out of the Europa League in calamitous style with a 3-0 defeat by Zenit St Petersburg in Russia.