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NEW YORK (AP) -- The High Line, a park that turned a dilapidated stretch of elevated railway on Manhattan's West Side into one of New York's newest tourist attractions, may have brought a different kind of visitor: a cockroach that can withstand harsh winter cold and never seen before in the U.S....
National Crime Agency officers are questioning three people in connection with allegations published by the Sun on Sunday.
Two people are arrested following a series of raids by police investigating forced labour at travellers' sites.
MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- Wisconsin's ultra-liberal capital city is a place where just about anything goes, from street parties to naked bike rides. But city officials say a business is pushing even Madison's boundaries by offering, of all things, hugs....
Missing persons records in Hampshire are being scoured as police try to work out the identity of the dead person.
President Zuma and Winnie Mandela pay tribute to the country's first black president on a day of prayer and reflection.
People wearing masks pull down and decapitate the statue of the Russian revolutionary leader in the centre of the city.
The shadow chancellor told Sky News the 11% rise to £74,000 was out of touch with the real world.
An investigation is under way after a passer-by discovers a body inside a tent while walking near Wolvercote, Oxford.
Egyptian police recover an ancient statue of Tutankhamun's sister and wife, stolen during unrest in August.
A 13th Century book containing one of the oldest Welsh poems ever written appears online for the first time.
Michael Griffin say he never hid his relationship from the school, but the headteacher argues he contravened his contract.
Ed Balls refused to admit he had given a poor response to the Autumn Statement, despite speculation he could lose his job.
A storm system that has spread snow, sleet and freezing rain across the country's midsection is heading to the Eastern seaboard.
Irish supermarket workers who went on strike to force a ban on produce from apartheid-era South Africa are set to attend Nelson Mandela's funeral.
North Korean TV reportedly removes footage of a powerful uncle of leader Kim Jong-un from a documentary, following reports of his dismissal.
DILLON, Colo. (AP) -- A runaway reindeer broke free from Santa Claus at a Colorado mall Thursday while the Big Man was inside visiting with children....
The electric guitar played by Bob Dylan at the 1965 Newport Folk Festival sells at auction in New York for a record $965,000 (£591,000).
DALLAS (AP) -- Although rain couldn't stop Gene Kelly from singing and dancing, an ice storm has postponed the auction of the Hollywood star's gray wool suit....