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Police killer Harry Roberts is to be released from prison after more than 45 years, after a decision by the Parole Board.
Critics are already hailing Michael Keaton's latest film Birdman a success, with many tipping it for an Oscar as Talking Movies' Tom Brook reports.
Australian photographer explores Greenland's vast ice sheet
Lloyds Banking Group is planning to cut around 9,000 jobs - around a tenth of its entire workforce - over the next three years, the BBC understands.
How the world loved the swastika - until Hitler stole it
Drones which could seriously injure or kill are being flown over cities and towns across England, despite laws designed to protect the public.
Thirty years ago the BBC broadcast the first television reports of a devastating famine in Ethiopia. Tesfatsion Dalellew saw the reports and coordinated World Vision's response.
The NHS in England is told to stop being a barrier to infertile couples having children, according to the funding watchdog.
Hate crime convictions are at an all-time high, but disability hate crime convictions have dropped, according to a new report.
Military leaders failed to calculate the magnitude of the conflict in Afghanistan, the former head of the British army, Gen Sir Peter Wall, tells the BBC.
NHS chiefs have unveiled a five-year vision for the health service in England. But what are the key points?
The BBC's Hugh Pym looks at the future of healthcare in England
The latest print edition of the Collins English dictionary contains 50,000 newly-added words, including selfie, onesie and adorkable.
The Scottish economy continued to grow in the last quarter but at a slower pace than the previous three months, according to a report.
Wild food foragers are being warned to be particularly careful when picking mushrooms because of a rise in cases of mushroom poisoning.
The development of the site containing Scotland's newest cultural landmark, The Kelpies, wins a national engineering award.
The owners of the Grangemouth plant say radical changes are on track a year after the site was closed by an industrial dispute.
How can the supermarket turn its fortunes around?
Renting your own room for a power nap
The US envoy tasked by President Obama with leading the fight against the terrorist group Islamic State (IS) in Iraq and Syria tells BBC Newsnight says Britain will "support us".