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Coroner unable to pinpoint 'exact circumstances' of student's death plunge

A university student fell to her death from her hotel room balcony while volunteering in Brazil, an inquest heard.

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Inquest jury considering conclusions over death of teacher Ann Maguire

A jury has gone out to consider its conclusions in the inquest into the death of teacher Ann Maguire, who was murdered in her classroom by a 15-year-old student.

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Husband of murdered teacher Ann Maguire thanks inquest jury

The husband of murdered teacher Ann Maguire has thanked an inquest jury, saying they have gone further than the police and council in investigating his wife's death.

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Isis suicide bomber's brother had terrorist material, court hears

The brother of an Isis suicide bomber killed in Iraq was caught by police preparing to commit an act of terrorism in the UK, a jury heard.

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TV sports producer accused of sending lewd message to '13-year-old girl'

A television sports producer allegedly messaged that he "felt horny" to someone he thought was a 13-year-old girl, a court has heard.

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Notorious prisoner Charles Bronson refused parole

Britain's most notorious prisoner Charles Bronson has been refused parole.

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Call for public to support preservation of historic textile mills

The North's historic textile mills are disappearing fast despite massive public support against demolition, Historic England said today.

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Pupil winked and smiled before stabbing teacher to death, inquest hears

A teenager winked and smiled at a fellow pupil just before he stabbed teacher Ann Maguire to death in her classroom, an inquest jury has heard.

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Gritsy Bitsy and David Plowie join fleet of Doncaster council gritters

A new council gritter is to be named Gritsy Bitsy Teeny Weeny Yellow Anti-Slip Machinery after a public poll attracted more than 40,000 votes.

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Chris Kamara praises police for catching suspected car thief in his garden

Football pundit Chris Kamara has praised the police after officers caught a suspected car thief hiding in his garden.

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Virgin's East Coast rail RMT workers to vote over industrial action in pay row

Workers on Virgin's East Coast rail line are to be balloted for industrial action in a dispute over pay.

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Teacher gasped 'I'm dying' after stabbing at Leeds school, inquest told

Tragic teacher Ann Maguire gasped, "He's stabbed me in the neck. I'm dying", after being repeatedly knifed by her 15-year-old pupil, an inquest heard.

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Ex-Metropolitan Police chief Hogan-Howe takes Lords seat

Former Metropolitan Police commissioner Sir Bernard Hogan-Howe has taken his seat in the House of Lords.

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Queen jokes with student nurse during visit to university's new medical building

The Queen has joked with a student nurse about him lying around in bed as he pretended to be a patient during a royal visit which also included a Caesarean operation with a mannequin mother and baby.

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Pregnant teacher 'shocked' by threat from pupil who killed Ann Maguire

A teacher has described how she was "absolutely shocked" when she found out the teenager who murdered Ann Maguire also talked about stabbing her to kill her unborn baby.

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Performance in two popular video games 'measure of intelligence'

Two popular video games act like IQ tests, with the most intelligent players gaining the highest scores, research has shown.

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Minimum unit price for alcohol will save 120 lives a year, experts say

Scotland's decision to bring in a minimum price per unit for alcohol will save 120 lives a year once it takes full effect, experts who researched the impact of the policy said.

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Judge given suspended sentence after admitting series of frauds

A "narcissistic" deputy district judge who tried to use his knowledge of the law to try to subvert the planning process has admitted a series of frauds.

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Teacher killer desperate to find route to get better, father says

The father of the teenager who murdered teacher Ann Maguire said his son "very much regrets what he did and is desperate to find a route to get better", an inquest has heard.

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Chennai Six could be home for Christmas, says sister of man jailed in India

The sister of a British man jailed in India as one of the so-called Chennai Six said they could be home for Christmas, with a verdict on their appeal due in the next few weeks.

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