Lord Sewel resigns from the House of Lords and apologises for "the pain and embarrassment" caused after he was filmed allegedly taking drugs with prostitutes.
UK economic growth accelerated to 0.7% in the second quarter of the year, helped by a big jump in oil and gas production.
A man convicted of murdering missing Blackpool teenager Paige Chivers is jailed for life and will serve at least 33 years in prison.
How do you make it on to the Great British Bake Off?
How was vulnerable 15-year-old allowed to drift to tragic end?
How radioactive material was left on Tube and planes
The disabled people who are beaten and chained
Michael Mosley on which oil is the healthiest to cook with
Why do we like to believe that dinosaurs were scaly?
Olympic champion Jessica Ennis-Hill is named in Great Britain's squad for the World Athletics Championships in August.
What does it take to unearth a football genius?
What's the wildest ocean on Earth?