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Air fares and computer games trigger Inflation hike
The rate of inflation rose slightly to 3.1% in November, from 3% in October, led by a hike in the cost of travel and computer games.
UK colder than Moscow as temperatures plunge to -13C
The UK has shivered through the coldest night of the year so far, with temperatures plunging as low as -13C.
Fatal house fire in Salford: Four arrested on suspicion of murder
Four people have been arrested on suspicion of murder after three children died in a house fire in Salford.
Woman dies after being hit by four vehicles - and none of the drivers stop at the scene
A woman has died after being hit by two lorries and two cars – none of which stopped at the scene.
Organ donation: Govt urges families to end 'fatal reluctance' to discuss
Families have been urged to confront a "fatal reluctance" to discuss organ donation as the Government launches a consultation on a new system that will presume consent on the part of potential donors.
'It was her wish to live on': Daughter's organs saved eight lives
Thirteen-year-old Jemima Layzell, from Somerset, died in 2012 from a brain aneurysm.
Not fare: Firms 'mislead' customers by selling tickets for trains that will not run
Rail companies are allowing passengers to buy tickets for services that will not be running over the Christmas break, according to new research.
Michael Gove eyes overseas aid budget for ocean plastic
Michael Gove has asked for more of the UK's overseas aid budget to be spent on reducing plastic pollution in the oceans.
Westfield shopping centres sold in £18.5bn deal
Australian shopping centre giant Westfield is being bought by French property group Unibail-Rodamco in a $24.7bn (£18.5bn) deal.
Labour MP Clive Lewis 'cleared' of sexual harassment
Clive Lewis has been cleared of sexual harassment by the Labour Party following an internal investigation.