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A 24-year-old man is charged with the attempted murder of a two-year-old girl in County Armagh.
Wilko Johnson spent a whole year "calmly accepting the fact that I was going to die", he has told the BBC's Colin Paterson.
A lorry's onboard camera has caught the moment a car became wedged across the front of the cab as it travelled along the M25 near Gatwick.
A baby girl is killed and eight others injured after a car hits pedestrians in Jerusalem in what police are suggesting was a "terrorist attack".
Has universal credit moved from being an embarrassment to a source of pride for the government, asks James Landale?
Schools and nurseries need to step in to tackle the worrying trend of tooth decay in children, the advisory body NICE has said.
Ex-Sheffield United and Wales striker Ched Evans wants a return to football after serving a rape sentence.
A US federal jury finds four Blackwater security guards guilty of killing 14 Iraqis in a square in Baghdad in 2007.
Footage from the Toronto Globe and Mail shows a hail of bullets being fired inside the Canadian parliament building.
Cuba sends a second group of medical staff to West Africa to help fight the Ebola outbreak, becoming the biggest single provider of healthcare workers.
A US citizen freed from detention in North Korea receives an emotional homecoming in Ohio as Washington works to release two other Americans.
Footballer Ched Evans releases a video statement in which he says he is "determined to continue the fight" to clear his name.
US car safety regulators expand a recall of vehicles with potentially dangerous Takata airbags to 7.8 million, warning that owners should take 'immediate action'.
An MP has admitted being duped by a conman who pretended to be quadriplegic and claimed police were abusing him.
DNA analysis of a 45,000-year-old human has helped scientists pinpoint when our ancestors interbred with Neanderthals.
The manager of a cab firm in Rochdale has said that a small number of the company's customers are requesting white drivers, following the rise of the so-called Islamic State in the Middle East.
As part of BBC Ouch's series on disabled students we meet Fran Smith to find out how she is getting on at university having just had major surgery.
BBC News looks at what it takes to treat Ebola patients, in numbers and graphics.
Former Dr Feelgood guitarist Wilko Johnson says he has been "cured" of the terminal pancreatic cancer with which he was diagnosed in 2012.
Police are responding to three shooting incidents in Ottawa - at a war memorial, inside the nation's parliament and at a shopping centre.