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Stepfather murdered toddler by smashing his head on a fireplace, court told

A man murdered his young stepson by swinging him round by the ankles and smashing his head into a fireplace, and then lied about it for 50 years, a court has heard.

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Mali the dog receives Dickin Medal honour for Afghanistan mission

A British military dog who protected troops by sniffing out explosives and insurgent fighters in Afghanistan has received the animal equivalent of the Victoria Cross.

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Red Arrows 'threatened with axe unless Government backs UK manufacturing'

The Red Arrows could be axed if the Government fails to support British manufacturing, ministers have been warned.

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Pair must have known girl lying on car backseat was dead, court hears

Two men accused of letting a 16-year-old girl die on the backseat of a car "must have known she was dead", a court has heard.

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Professional cricketer found guilty of exposing himself to two women

A professional cricketer has been found guilty of exposing himself to two women on a housing estate.

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Pair left girl to die on car backseat while driving around for hours, court told

A 16-year-old girl was left to die on the backseat of a car as two men drove her around while ringing escorts and stopping to buy beer, a court heard.

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Terror plot accused sent partner videos showing violence and death, court told

An alleged Islamic State-inspired terror plotter sent gory videos to the woman he wished to marry to show her the "news" during their long-distance courtship, a court has heard.

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Margaret Beckett 'looked into asylum seeker case prior to plot claims arrest'

MP Margaret Beckett took up the case of an asylum seeker months before his arrest for allegedly plotting an Islamic State-inspired attack on the UK, a court has heard.

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Teenager granted bail after admitting manslaughter

An 18-year-old man who admitted killing another teenager has been granted bail.

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Britons suffering 'stress epidemic' due to work, money and health worries

Pressure at work, financial worries and concerns about health are leaving Britain in the grip of a stress "epidemic", a new report warns.

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War memorials built before end of First World War receive protected status

A series of war memorials erected a century ago, before the end of the First World War, have been given protected status.

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Man denies attempted murder after pedestrians hit by car

A man has denied attempted murder and grievous bodily harm with intent after a car hit two pedestrians.

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Man remanded on foster carer murder charge

A 65-year-old man has appeared in court charged with the murder of a foster carer.

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Tories lose seat to Lib Dems in latest council by-elections

The Conservatives have lost a council seat to the Liberal Democrats in a local by-election caused by the resignation of a Tory councillor who previously had been elected for Ukip.

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George left 'very envious' when William drove digger at military rehab site

The Duke of Cambridge has revealed how Prince George was left "very envious", after he got to drive a digger during a visit to the site of a new rehabilitation centre for injured military personnel.

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George left 'very envious' when William drove digger at military rehab site

The Duke of Cambridge has revealed how Prince George was left "very envious", after he got to drive a digger during a visit to the site of a new rehabilitation centre for injured military personnel.

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Witnesses sought after car reverses over woman on busy street

Dramatic CCTV footage has been released of a car reversing over a woman at speed.

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Paragliding pensioner Connie lifts off to help pets charity - at the age of 90

A pensioner has ticked an item off her bucket list on her 90th birthday - by going paragliding.

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Hammond must signal end of age of austerity in Budget, says Tory MP Boles

A Conservative former minister has called on Chancellor Philip Hammond to use this month's Budget to declare an end to the "age of austerity".

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Strikes will leave rail passengers facing biggest disruption in decades

Rail passengers face the biggest disruption in decades on Wednesday because of strikes against five operators in disputes over the role of guards.

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