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Katarina Johnson-Thompson wins her first senior medal on a good final day for Britain at the World Indoor Championships.
The World Food Programme says it has a serious funding shortfall for its work in Syria.
Radar signals show a Malaysia Airlines plane that disappeared south of Vietnam with 239 people on board may have turned back.
Wales full-back Leigh Halfpenny is out for the season with a dislocated shoulder and Rhys Webb is a doubt to face Scotland.
Holders Wigan will face Arsenal in the FA Cup semi-finals, with League One Sheffield United to play Hull City.
A blood test can accurately predict the onset of Alzheimer's disease, according to US researchers.
Scientists identify four new man-made gases that are contributing to the depletion of the ozone layer.
Wales coach Warren Gatland says Wales made too many mistakes as they lost to deserved winners England at Twickenham.
A six-person crew has been rescued from a sinking vessel 12 miles off the coast of Falmouth.
England coach Stuart Lancaster says his team had "the courage of their convictions" in the 29-18 win over Wales.
A teenager dies after falling from the emergency exit of a bus in Glasgow city centre in the early hours of the morning.
Is Eto'o's goal celebration the best ever?
An investigation begins at Sellafield in Cumbria after one of the site's reprocessing plants underwent a controlled shutdown.
A suspected suicide bomber in Iraq kills at least 32 people at a security checkpoint in the mainly Shia city of Hilla, south of Baghdad.
Russia has made a "big miscalculation" in entering Crimea and could face "far-reaching" economic sanctions, Foreign Secretary William Hague says.
Danny Care and Luther Burrell score first-half tries as England secure a first Triple Crown in 11 years with a 29-18 win over Wales.
Vietnamese planes spot possible debris from the missing Malaysia Airlines jet - nearly two days after it disappeared with 239 people on board.
The widow of a charity cyclist who was killed when his bike hit a pothole says she will sue a council over his death.
Hull City score three second-half goals to beat Sunderland and reach the FA Cup semi-finals for the first time since 1930.
A teenage boy is in intensive care after taking what may have been a Mortal Kombat ecstasy pill at a house party, police say.