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Hundreds of passengers had to be evacuated from a tourist boat after it collided with a cargo vessel on the Thames.
Obese women may have a "food learning impairment" that could explain their attitude to food, research from Yale School of Medicine suggests.
Doctors are told to offer cholesterol-lowering statins to millions more people in a massive and controversial expansion in prescribing.
The nanny who took more than 100,000 photos of daily life
The young medic who discovered the deadly Ebola bug
Reports of child abuse images found on the internet have surged this month, the BBC has learned.
The man making art from the bones of ocean giants
Advice for foreigners on how Britons walk
Falkland's residents photos of their home
The dos and don'ts of pitching for business investment
Is it anti-social to use barbecues in parks?
Many retailers who offer to install child car seats free of charge are guilty of "serious failings", according to a Which? investigation
Bill Clinton says he made a deal with his wife Hillary that after she supported his political career for 26 years, he would do the same whatever career she chose.
The US military will begin treatment for national security document leaker Chelsea Manning for her gender-identity condition.
The suspected missile attack which brought down a Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 over Ukraine dominates Friday's front pages.
Louis van Gaal delivers an assured performance as he is formally introduced as the new manager of Manchester United.
Scotland's three Europa League representatives all record draws in the first legs of their Europa League qualifying ties.
Markets watchdog the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) is set to recommend a full competition inquiry into banks, the BBC learns.
A £1bn new M4 relief road through Newport's dockside could put jobs and future investment at the site at risk, says Associated British Ports.
England let India off the hook having been on course to bowl them out for 170, says Jonathan Agnew.