Inspectors reveal a catalogue of failings at some GP practices in England, with drugs stored incorrectly and one so dirty it was found to have maggots.
Providing universal childcare could help more than 250,000 parents back to work, according to a report which also urges a shake-up of working-age benefits.
Around 40 flights out of Heathrow are expected to be cancelled over the next few hours after fog disrupted schedules on Wednesday.
A house teetering on the edge of a Norfolk cliff following last week's tidal surge is to be demolished.
Ketamine should be upgraded from a Class C drug to Class B after new evidence revealed the damage it can have on the bladder, government advisers are to say.
Radical cleric Abu Qatada pleads not guilty in Jordan to involvement in a series of bombings in 1998 and a terrorist plot that was foiled in 2000.
Tens of thousands of people join world leaders at a rainswept memorial service for South African ex-President Nelson Mandela in Johannesburg.
Teachers at a schools group under government investigation were ordered to "spoon-feed" students, ex-staff claim.
Investigations are continuing into the death of a three-year-old boy who was found in a garden pond after he had been reported missing by his family.
Train services in Wales are lagging behind others in the UK, a report looking at performance, investment and passenger satisfaction claims.
Some patients are facing long waits in ambulances outside A&E departments, with one case involving a delay of more than six hours, figures show.
Eight leading technology firms including Google and Facebook call for "wide-scale changes" to US government surveillance.
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