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Man Held Over Killing Of Continuity IRA Leader

Man Held Over Killing Of Continuity IRA Leader

A 26-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the murder of former dissident republican leader Tommy Crossan.

Missing Plane Search 'Could Take 5 to 7 Days'

Missing Plane Search 'Could Take 5 to 7 Days'

Australian officials supervising the search for the missing Malaysia Airlines flight have said that an underwater search for the b…

Frilly Socks 'Too Dangerous For Schoolgirls'

Frilly Socks 'Too Dangerous For Schoolgirls'

A ban on girls wearing frilly socks and refusal to clear up dog mess in a playground are among a list of health and safety excuses…

South Korea Ferry Disaster Captain's Apology

South Korea Ferry Disaster Captain's Apology

The captain of a ferry that capsized off the coast of South Korea with 476 passengers on board has apologised to the families of t…

British Gas Bonus Claims To Be Investigated

British Gas Bonus Claims To Be Investigated

Claims that British Gas workers have been paid large bonuses to inflate customer bills are to be investigated by the energy regula…

Justin Bieber Petition: White House Responds

Justin Bieber Petition: White House Responds

The White House has responded to the call to deport Justin Bieber from the US by saying: "We won't be commenting".

Big Increase In 'Stranger' Kidney Donations

Big Increase In 'Stranger' Kidney Donations

The number of people donating their kidneys to strangers has risen dramatically in the last seven years.

Teachers' Strike Possible If Talks Break Down

Teachers' Strike Possible If Talks Break Down

Teachers are considering a fresh walkout just weeks after strike action forced schools across England and Wales to close.

Saturday's National Newspaper Front Pages

Saturday's National Newspaper Front Pages

Privacy, pensions, gay marriage and gas bills feature on the front pages of Saturday's newspapers.

Ex Ukraine PM Urges EU To Step Up Sanctions

Ex Ukraine PM Urges EU To Step Up Sanctions

The former Ukrainian Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko has urged EU leaders to impose more sanctions if Russia disregards agreements…

South Korea Ferry Disaster Captain 'Arrested'

South Korea Ferry Disaster Captain 'Arrested'

The captain of the South Korean ship that sank leaving 28 dead and hundreds missing has reportedly been arrested.

Former Belfast Leader Of Continuity IRA Killed

Former Belfast Leader Of Continuity IRA Killed

A prominent dissident republican in Belfast has been shot dead on an industrial estate in the city.

Boy, 7, 'On Fire' In Street: Petrol Involved

Boy, 7, 'On Fire' In Street: Petrol Involved

A seven-year-old boy is being treated for serious burns after reports that he was "on fire" in a city street.

West Ham Striker Dies At 20 After Cancer Battle

West Ham Striker Dies At 20 After Cancer Battle

Tributes have poured in for West Ham United striker Dylan Tombides, who has died of cancer aged 20.

Mexico City Hit By Magnitude 7.2 Earthquake

Mexico City Hit By Magnitude 7.2 Earthquake

A powerful earthquake has been felt in Mexico's capital, shaking buildings and sending people running into the street.

One Dead As Boat Capsizes In Devon

One Dead As Boat Capsizes In Devon

One person has died and another has been injured after a boat capsized at Bideford Bar, north Devon.

'Toblerone-Armed Hijacker' In Hong Kong Court

'Toblerone-Armed Hijacker' In Hong Kong Court

A passenger wearing a blanket as a cape and brandishing a Toblerone bar demanded an airliner should divert to the Winter Olympics,…

Ukraine Jews Told To 'Register' In Mystery Flyer

Ukraine Jews Told To 'Register' In Mystery Flyer

The chief rabbi in the eastern Ukrainian city of Donetsk has told Sky News of his distress at the distribution of a leaflet sugges…

Peaches' Funeral At Same Church As Her Mother's

Peaches' Funeral At Same Church As Her Mother's

Peaches Geldof's funeral will be held at the same church where her mother Paula Yates' took place.

Baby 'Left In Car By Forgetful Dad' Found Dead

Baby 'Left In Car By Forgetful Dad' Found Dead

Police are investigating the death of a nine-month-old baby who was left inside a car all day after his father allegedly forgot ab…

Half Of Foreign Doctors 'Not Trained Enough'

Half Of Foreign Doctors 'Not Trained Enough'

Foreign born doctors should face tougher tests before they can practise in Britain, claims a study which found over half may not b…

Ukraine: Russia Warns US Over More Sanctions

Ukraine: Russia Warns US Over More Sanctions

The US has warned Russia it will face further sanctions if pro-Russia militia in eastern Ukraine do not disarm, as the Kremlin adm…

First Female Insect Discovered With 'Penis'

First Female Insect Discovered With 'Penis'

Female insects have been discovered with penis-like sex organs that insert into a male to suck out sperm.

British Teen Killed In Syria 'No Danger' To UK

British Teen Killed In Syria 'No Danger' To UK

The father of a Brighton teenager who was killed fighting in Syria has told Sky News his son was "no danger" to the UK.

Vice-Principal Rescued From Ferry Found Hanged

Vice-Principal Rescued From Ferry Found Hanged

A high school vice-principal rescued from the capsized South Korean ferry has been found hanged, according to police.

Kate And William: Royals Visit Aussie Beach

Kate And William: Royals Visit Aussie Beach

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have taken to the beaches of Sydney - but kept their shoes on.

Police Raid Home Over Parody Twitter Account

Police Raid Home Over Parody Twitter Account

A team of plainclothes police officers has raided a home in California to unmask the author of a parody Twitter account purporting…

Boy, 14, Charged With Raping 10-Year-Old Girl

Boy, 14, Charged With Raping 10-Year-Old Girl

A 14-year-old boy is due to appear in court charged with raping a 10-year-old girl.

Facebook App To Show When Friends Are Nearby

Facebook App To Show When Friends Are Nearby

Facebook is introducing a new feature on its mobile app to show users when their friends are nearby.

Mount Everest's 'Deadliest Avalanche' Kills 12

Mount Everest's 'Deadliest Avalanche' Kills 12

At least 12 Sherpa guides have been killed after an avalanche swept down the slopes of Mount Everest.

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