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Team Sky boss Sir David Brailsford defends Sir Bradley Wiggins' use of a banned steroid, insisting it was not taken to enhance performances.
CCTV footage has been released of the moment the Smiler ride crashed at Alton Towers, leaving two teenagers needing leg amputations.
Labour's shadow defence secretary Clive Lewis plays down reports of a clash over last-minute alterations to his party conference speech.
A scientist has developed a new type of alcohol which he claims will not damage the liver or leave you with a hangover.
An ejector seat firm is to be prosecuted by the Health and Safety Executive over the death of Red Arrows pilot in 2011.
BBC Arts editor Will Gompertz gives an essential rundown of the Turner Prize exhibition.
We look back at the life and legacy of the world's first $1m golfer Arnold Palmer, after he dies at the age of 87.
The social media campaign urging people to give their first new £5 note to charity
Fifa defends its decision to scrap an anti-racism taskforce with critics branding the move "shameful" and "perplexing".
Mohammad Alaa Jaleel lives in Aleppo, Syria, where he looks after more than a hundred stray and abandoned cats.
Several people are wounded in a shooting at a shopping centre in Houston in the US state of Texas, and reports say the suspect has been shot.
Workers on Virgin Trains East Coast are to stage a 24-hour strike on 3 October, the RMT union announces, but the firm says it will run a full service.
Lewis Hamilton says he is confident of regaining his form and moving back ahead of Nico Rosberg in the F1 title race.
Five facts about US golfer Arnold Palmer
Russia criticises the US and UK for using "unacceptable" rhetoric in speeches on Syria at the UN, after being accused of "barbarism".
How golfer Arnold Palmer defined the relationship between sport and brands, becoming the first sportsman to use his fame to build a business empire.
Alton Towers operator Merlin was at fault for a crash on the Smiler rollercoaster crash, a court hears.
A "colossal" wasp nest the size of a "barrel" with a 1.4m tunnel attached is found in an attic.
Police say they are investigating comments made by the Coronation Street actor Marc Anwar about Indians as a potential hate crime.
Ivory Coast footballer Serge Aurier, who plays for Paris St-Germain, is sentenced to two months in jail for assaulting a police officer.