Fortnite has become a cultural phenomenon in 2018, engrossing not just veteran gaming fans but also more casual players and those with little prior interest in gaming.
Gaza’s militant Hamas rulers said they have accepted a ceasefire ending an Israeli onslaught on militant positions after a soldier was shot dead.
The red and white football given to US President Donald Trump by Russian leader Vladimir Putin is undergoing a routine security screening.
Vigils have been held by a grief-stricken community following the death of 17 people – including nine from one family – in a tourist boat accident in Missouri.
Tom Hardy said he used his experiences of playing the Kray twins while preparing for the role of Marvel anti-hero Venom.
The roll-out of smart meters is at risk of going over budget and past its deadline and must be reviewed immediately, a group of MPs and peers has said.
US president Donald Trump has once again spoken out on the row over NFL anthem protests – suggesting players who kneel during The Star Spangled Banner should be suspended or not paid.
Eight former Colombian rebels who once battled the government with rifles and bombs have been sworn into office.
Prince George will celebrate his fifth birthday on Sunday – a little boy who is growing up fast.
Chester Bennington’s Linkin Park bandmates have paid an emotional tribute to their former lead singer on the first anniversary of his death.
Jamie Lee Curtis embraced a fan who credited her with saving his life and paid tribute to victims of sexual assault during a Halloween panel at a popular culture exhibition.
M Night Shyamalan has unveiled the trailer for his upcoming superhero horror movie Glass.
Bust-ups over Brexit lead many of Saturday’s papers after the EU questioned the Prime Minister’s plans, raising concerns of a no-deal outcome to negotiations.
Urgent action is needed to curb the “enormous volume of pesticides” used in UK farming which is damaging wildlife, Chris Packham has urged.
Swimmers should take care when taking a dip in the water during the hot weather, after several people drowned while swimming over the past few weeks, council leaders have warned.
A new £8 million fund is being set up to help children affected by domestic abuse.
Generations of Girl Guides learnt how to be a hostess and operate a radio, but now these traditional badges are to be ditched in favour of 21st century pursuits such as vlogging, human rights, mixology and mindfulness.
Margaret Thatcher’s husband Denis vetted a celebrity guestlist for a showbusiness reception planned by Number 10, marking it with a red pen and questioning the inclusion of Paul McCartney, newly released documents show.
Turkey is the best-value foreign holiday destination in Europe for UK families, according to new research.
Buffy The Vampire Slayer star Anthony Head has landed a cameo role in The Archers.