BBC News 20 December 2014 Last updated at 00:02

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Obama vows response to Sony hackPeople walk past a banner for "The Interview" in Los Angeles, California, on 17 December 2014

President Obama vows to respond to an alleged North Korean cyber-attack on Sony Pictures, but says cancelling a film release was "a mistake".


Hospital wardA&E has 'worst week' in England

Pressures in A&E units in England have hit record levels while Wales and Northern Ireland also perform poorly, figures show.

A woman lays flowers in memory of eight children murdered in CairnsCairns children's mother arrested

Police arrest the mother of seven of the eight children found dead in a home in Cairns, Australia.

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