Man arrested after eight hurt in knife attack on bus in northern Germany

The suspect was overpowered and detained after the incident in the city of Luebeck.

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Ohio killer spared death penalty after extent of childhood abuse revealed

Raymond Tibbetts will now serve life without possibility of parole after Governor John Kasich commuted his sentence.

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Carjackers risked baby’s life for personal greed, says shaken and injured mother

Clare O’Neill was run over by her hijacked car that had her four-week-old daughter Eliza inside.

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Al Qaida bomb-maker jailed for 40 years for plotting attack on MPs and police

Khalid Ali, 28, had three knives when he was arrested by armed police in Parliament Square.

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Two schoolboys who plotted classroom massacre given custodial sentences

The two boys, who were just 14 at the time of the plotting, had drawn up a ‘hit-list’ of targets.

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EU nations help Sweden as wildfires rage above Arctic Circle

Temperatures have climbed above 32C this week.

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Divers search for four more bodies after boat accident kills 13

The incident took place on Table Rock Lake in Missouri.

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Eight injured in ‘knife attack’ on bus in northern Germany

A suspect was arrested after the incident in the city of Luebeck.

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Tories accused of cowardice and dishonesty in Brexit vote row

Senior Conservatives are under pressure to resign after breaking a voting agreement with an MP on maternity leave.

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Environmental campaigners lose High Court battle over carbon target

Charity Plan B Earth brought legal action against the Government’s stance on the 2050 carbon target, but a judge ruled the case was ‘unarguable’.

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World’s first test tube baby pays tribute to ‘forgotten’ pioneer of IVF

Louise Brown placed flowers at Jean Purdy’s memorial, and said she deserved as much recognition as Patrick Steptoe and Robert Edwards.

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Two schoolboys who plotted classroom massacre given custodial sentences

The two boys, who were just 14 at the time of the plotting, had drawn up a “hit-list” of targets.

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Jury retires in speedboat death crash trial

Jack Shepherd is accused of the manslaughter by gross negligence of Charlotte Brown.

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First EU ‘settled status’ applications to be processed next month

Up to 4,000 people will take part in a private pilot to be launched in the north west of England by the Home Office on August 28.

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Trump and Putin discussed referendum in Ukraine, Russian ambassador says

Confusion continues over what was said between the two presidents during their private meeting in Helsinki.

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Beatles memorabilia at museum opened by Pete Best’s brother

The Magical History Museum will display some of the items from Roag Best’s huge Beatles collection.

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Missouri tourist boat death toll climbs to 13

Two more bodies have been discovered after the tragedy on Table Rock Lake in Branson.

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1.5m health records hacked in cyber attack targeting Singapore PM

Attackers repeatedly targeted cancer survivor Lee Hsien Loong’s personal data and information on medicine dispensed to him.

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11 dead, six missing after tourist boat capsizes in Missouri lake

The amphibious duck boat sank after capsizing during stormy conditions.

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J Hus denies possession of lock knife in public

The rapper appeared at Snaresbrook Crown court under his real name Momodou Jallow.

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Macron security officer filmed beating activist is detained

Alexandre Benalla was identified by a newspaper as a man recorded beating a May Day protester.

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Shark attack confirmed after two children bitten off New York island

The youngsters are expected to recover after being bitten in the leg.

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Moscow open to Putin visit to Washington, says Russian ambassador

Confusion remains over exactly what the US and Russian presidents discussed at their private meeting in Helsinki this week.

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Thailand seeks control over movies about cave rescue

The story of the young footballers’ rescue from flooded caves gripped the world.

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Chief Whip made ‘honest mistake’ in vote pact row, says Cabinet minister

But Northern Ireland Secretary Karen Bradley declined to say if Julian Smith’s job was at stake.

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Youngest Spitfire pilot to fly in the Battle of Britain dies aged 96

One of the “Few”, Geoffrey Wellum, joined the RAF in 1939 at the age of 18.

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Heatwave deaths prompt concerns about Tokyo Olympics

Nine people died and thousands were taken to hospitals across Japan on Wednesday.

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Tornadoes sweep through Iowa, causing major damage

Weather forecasters said the tornadoes formed suddenly and took them by surprise.

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Suspect held over killing of Olympic figure skating star

Denis Ten was stabbed after a dispute in his home city of Almaty, Kazakhstan.

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Confusion in Washington as Trump invites Putin to White House

Discussions are already under way, according to press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders.

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Ex-South Korean leader Park handed eight more years in corruption case

She now faces the prospect of more than three decades behind bars.

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US, Britain and Canada to evacuate Syrian aid workers

They will be sent to countries including Britain, Germany, the Netherlands and possibly Canada, according to officials.

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BA plane in emergency landing at Gatwick

The aircraft was inspected on the runway after reports of a technical fault.

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Latest: 11 dead after tourist boat sinks in Missouri lake

At least 11 people including children have died after a boat carrying tourists on a Missouri lake capsized and sank, police said.

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Charles to tell inquiry of ‘regret’ over deception by sex abuse bishop

His evidence will make it clear he was unaware of the nature of Peter Ball’s behaviour until 2015, Clarence House said.

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Diabetic women at greater risk of cancer than men with condition – study

Researchers warned the differences between men and women “are not insignificant and need addressing”.

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Brazilian police arrest plastic surgeon ‘Dr Bumbum’ after patient dies

He had been on the run for five days.

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Steam pipe explosion forces evacuation of 49 buildings in New York

Five people, including three civilians, suffered minor injuries from the blast on 21st Street in Manhattan.

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Real life war DJ who inspired Good Morning, Vietnam has died

Adrian Cronauer started every show in Saigon with the catchphrase made famous by Robin Williams.

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I sympathise with Jewish anger at Labour over anti-Semitism, says Tony Blair

The former British prime minister said not adopting fully widely accepted definitions of anti-Semitism was a ‘disastrous move’.

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Trump to invite Putin to US for talks this autumn

The US and Russian presidents held talks in Finland earlier this week.

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Footage shows flames engulf lorry carrying hay bales

Up to 40 firefighters attended the scene on Thursday afternoon.

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Theresa May backs under-pressure Tory chairman and chief whip in Brexit voting row

Theresa May said Brandon Lewis and Julian Smith made an ‘honest mistake’ over ‘pairing’ during a key Brexit vote, amid calls for them both ...

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Trump rejects Putin offer on interviewing suspects

White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said the proposal was made in sincerity the Russian president.

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Facebook boss Zuckerberg faces Holocaust denial row

Mark Zuckerberg said that Facebook posts denying the Holocaust took place would not be removed automatically.

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British man who killed young father for Rolex watch jailed for life

Jordan Bailey-Mascoll was told he will have to serve at least 35 years.

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Withdrawal of extradition request for Catalan academic ‘a tremendous victory’

Professor Clara Ponsati has been fighting extradition to Spain over her role in Catalonia’s independence referendum in 2017.

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In Pictures: Flying whale takes to the skies as Airbus unveils BelugaXL

The plane was given facial markings similar to the ocean creature for its maiden flight at Toulouse-Blagnac airport.

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Technical glitch shuts down Belgium's airspace for two hours

Travellers in Europe are experiencing more flight disruption after airspace above Belgium was shut down.

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Donald Trump keen to hold another meeting with Vladimir Putin despite criticism

The US president tweeted about problems Moscow and Washington could solve together if talks continued.

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