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A paediatrician from Greater Manchester admits grooming children online and sexually abusing young boys.
The chief executive of NHS Grampian, which has been embroiled in a staffing controversy, announces his early retirement.
Burkina Faso's President Blaise Compaore resigns following violent protests, with army chief Honore Traore taking over as head of state.
This year's Halloween is the warmest on record in the UK, with temperatures reaching as high as 23.5C, breaking the previous record of 20C.
Labour's Alan Billings wins the by-election for the Police and Crime Commissioner for South Yorkshire, following the resignation of Shaun Wright.
A Pennsylvania man accused of killing a police officer before leading authorities on a seven-week manhunt is charged with murder.
An 82-year-old man is jailed for life for murdering his partner and her daughter who he shot at close range at his puppy farm in Surrey.
Anti-corruption investigators in China confirm the finding of the equivalent of $33m in cash at an official's home - the biggest such haul to date.
Ofsted is unlikely to win any popularity contests, the chief inspector has admitted in a speech.
Entertainer Rolf Harris loses the first round of a legal challenge against his conviction for indecent assaults.
British banks may have to hold more funds to guard against the risk of a future economic downturn
All new government policies in England now have to undergo a test to check whether they help families.
A woman who was caught on CCTV dragging a man in a wheelchair behind her car is handed a two-year driving ban.
England head coach Stuart Lancaster says Sam Burgess's "mental toughness" can lead him to success in rugby union.
UN chief Ban Ki-moon says discrimination against humanitarian workers who return home from the Ebola crisis in West Africa is "unacceptable".
Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho confirms striker Diego Costa will be available for Saturday's Premier League game with QPR.
Crocodile farming in Zimbabwe is an expensive, niche business, as the BBC's Brian Hungwe finds out.
Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger admits he is concerned by his players' use of social media site Twitter, plus more.
The DUP says it intends to bring the controversial welfare reform issue 'to a head" before Christmas if it is not resolved in the current talks process.
A breeder in China's Chendgu province was trying to give these two baby pandas medicine instead of their usual bamboo leaves- and they were having none of it.