Fears of more disruption to the Australian Open from bushfire smoke receded on Saturday as hundreds of children flooded the Melbourne Park precinct under sunny skies on Kid's Day at the year's first Grand Slam.
Police said the child was an "innocent bystander" when a gun was fired from a moving car in Sheffield.
Sajid Javid warns businesses UK and EU regulations will differ after Brexit, saying firms must "adjust".
Chinese health authorities said on Saturday they had discovered four more cases of pneumonia following an outbreak of what is believed to be a new coronavirus strain in the central city of Wuhan.
A former foreign minister and a coca farmer are the front-runners to be on the ticket for exiled Bolivian President Evo Morales' political party in the May elections in the South American country, officials said on Friday.
Charities are calling on the NHS to introduce routine checks on the mental health of all new fathers in order spot those who may be suffering from post-natal depression.
Thunderstorms lashed parts of Australia's east coast early on Saturday, causing road closures and lash flooding, but the country was still battling nearly 100 bushfires and some of the affected areas remained dry.
Honduras on Friday effectively ended the mandate of an anti-graft body backed by the Organization of American States (OAS), dealing another setback to the fight against corruption in the region.
French President Emmanuel Macron has been rushed out of a theatre in Paris after protesters tried to confront him.
Rex Martey suffers from prostate cancer and has written a song dedicated to one of his nurses.
Labour's five leadership candidates are going head-to-head in the first public hustings of the campaign, as a new poll gives Sir Keir Starmer a commanding lead over Rebecca Long-Bailey.
The items, found in Bedfordshire by metal detectorists a year apart, are declared treasure.
Epidermolysis bullosa is a rare genetic condition where skin can tear at the slightest touch.
Royal Air Force Typhoons were scrambled to intercept an unresponsive aircraft in December.
The Pentagon announced on Friday new restrictions on international military students' access to guns on U.S. bases, as well as other measures, after a Saudi officer killed three U.S. sailors at a Florida naval base last month.
Police entered Surrey History Centre and "seized" files in a constabulary archive, a memo claims.
Before his death, Danny Butcher paid £13,000 for training with Samuel Leeds' Property Investors firm.
Eastern Libya ports controlled by commander Khalifa Haftar, who is trying to seize the capital Tripoli, are shutting down oil exports, slashing national crude output by more than half and ramping up tensions ahead of a summit in Germany to discuss the country's conflict.
Funeral urns, an ostrich egg and "adult toys" - Gill Miles is reuniting lost property with passengers.
Democratic presidential contender Bernie Sanders, stung by a feud with progressive ally Elizabeth Warren over gender and electability, released an ad aimed at women voters in New Hampshire on Friday touting his support for women's rights.
A review will examine how university funding can be targeted at priority subjects.
A final technology demonstration from the California company should clear the way to fly astronauts.
Hopes that a new science centre at one of Britain's most secret sites will inspire next generation.
TikTok videos made by doctors and nurses this week have been accused of spreading misinformation.
Daniel Maddocks' brother Craig was killed after being stabbed 52 times in June 2013.
Honduras and the Organization of American States (OAS) have failed to agree on a new mandate for an anti-corruption mission that has operated in the Central American country since 2016, the Honduran foreign ministry said on Friday.
The children's commissioner's warning comes as a charity labels Wales suicide rate a "scandal".
A major UN climate conference is coming to Glasgow. What is Scotland doing about climate change?
When Bury FC was expelled from the English Football League, supporters were left with a hole in their lives.
The study by Which? compared the price of 53 products but did not include discounters Aldi and Lidl.
State scheme starts from Monday as part of government bid to tackle ‘period poverty’
Tampons, sanitary pads and other period products will be made freely available to all state schools and colleges in England starting next week, with the launch of a scheme funded by the Department for Education.
The scheme follows the government’s commitment last year to pay for sanitary products for primary and secondary schools, in an effort to tackle “period poverty”, which can cause girls from low-income families to missschool. Continue reading...
The outcome of Guinea-Bissau's presidential election was thrown into doubt on Friday after the Supreme Court called for a clarification of the tally hours after the electoral commission released the final results.
- One person was also seriously injured, officials say
- Storm dumped up to 25in of snow at Alpine Meadows resort
A morning avalanche at a Lake Tahoe ski resort in northern California has killed a 34-year-old skier and severely injured another, according to the Placer county sheriff’s office.
The injured victim was transported by ambulance to Tahoe Forest hospital in Truckee where he was undergoing surgery. Continue reading...
(Reuters Health) - Fewer than half of clinical trial sponsors reported their results to a U.S. government registry within a year of the trial's completion, flouting U.S. law and risking fines, British researchers reported on Friday.
Eastern Libyan forces closed down major oil ports, a spokesman for an oil protection force allied to eastern-based commander Khalifa Haftar said on Friday, escalating tensions before an international Libya summit to discuss the country's conflict.
Stephen Dunford charged with attempted murder after the youth was injured in the Arbourthorne area of the city
A man has been charged with attempted murder after a 12-year-old boy was injured in a drive-by shooting in Sheffield.
Stephen Dunford, of Fellbrigg Road, Sheffield, has also been charged with possession of a firearm with intent to endanger life and has been remanded into custody to appear at Sheffield magistrates court on Saturday. Continue reading...
No one story dominates Saturday's front pages, with leads on everything from Brexit to the royals.
Gold Coast hit hardest with 325mm of rain falling at Loders Creek and more than 200mm in hinterland
Major highways were cut and residents flooded in as more than 300mm of torrential rain bucketed down on south-east Queensland overnight.
Two people were stranded after trying to drive through floodwater on the Gold Coast, with police receiving more than 50 reports of flooded roads across the city on Saturday morning. Continue reading...
Chris Collins, a former U.S. congressman from New York who was an early backer of President Donald Trump, was sentenced to 26 months in prison and fined $200,000 on Friday after pleading guilty to taking part in an insider trading scheme.
Two British sisters have died in Pakistan after reportedly being found unconscious in a bathroom.