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A manhunt is under way across two counties after a man and a woman were found stabbed to death in Surrey.
The well known republican Bobby Storey has been arrested by detectives investigating the murder and abduction of Jean McConville in 1972.
A consortium made up of Stagecoach and Virgin wins the franchise to run the East Coast mainline rail route, which has been in public hands since 2009.
A Taliban suicide bomber hits a UK embassy car in the Afghan capital Kabul killing five Afghans and wounding many others, including embassy staff.
It has been almost a year since restrictions were lifted on Bulgarian and Romanian migrants, leaving them free to come and work in the UK.
Craig Whyte is detained by police in Mexico after an arrest warrant was issued in relation to his takeover of Rangers in 2011.
Scarlets' Liam Williams is tipped to start on the wing for Wales against South Africa on Saturday if George North is ruled out.
Climate change and population growth will hugely increase the risk to people from extreme weather, a report says.
More than one million vinyl records have been sold in the UK so far this year - the first time the milestone has been achieved since 1996.
The children's commissioner adds his support to calls for a Welsh voice to be appointed to a Home Office inquiry into historical child sexual abuse.
Lord Coe announces he will run for presidency of the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF).
Wales has the highest proportion of overweight or obese children in the UK, with one in four obese by the age of 11, a new study finds.
James Sutherland, the chief executive of Cricket Australia, spoke of the affection and respect for Phillip Hughes from around Australia and the rest of the world.
Well-known Australians and cricket figures pay tribute to Phil Hughes, who has died at the age of 25 after being hit by a ball.
Thailand's finance minister tells the BBC that elections to end military rule might now not take place until 2016.
Australia Test batsman Phil Hughes dies in hospital, two days after being hit on the head by a ball during a match at the Sydney Cricket Ground.
Missouri's governor reportedly rejects calls for a new grand jury to decide if a white police officer who killed a black teenager should be charged.
The younger sister of North Korea's leader Kim Jong-un is referred to as a senior official for the first time by state media.
BBC Sport looks back at the career of Australia batsman Phil Hughes, who has died aged 25 after being hit on the head by a short-pitched ball during a match.
A paedophile doctor went on a church mission to an African orphanage months after UK authorities were warned he was a possible suspect, the BBC can reveal.