Weather warnings for wind and snow are in place across the UK, with travel disruption expected.
More fruit and veg might prevent nearly eight million premature deaths each year, researchers say.
The attack is a key stage in the Iraqi government's bid to drive IS militants from its second city.
The previous guidelines let transgender students use toilets matching their gender identity,
Some 10,000 people are legally driving, despite having more points than the usual resulting in a ban.
Little Mix, Emeli Sande and Rag 'N' Bone Man on winning Brit Awards.
"Strong progress" in restructuring helps the bank to report profits of £3.2bn.
Wayne Rooney's agent Paul Stretford is in China to see if he can negotiate a deal for the forward to leave Manchester United.
Researchers are trying to design new smoke alarm sound after it was discovered they fail to wake most children.
The move follows an emergency review of the practice after a campaign by victim support groups.
An angry report in North Korean state media blames Malaysia for the death of "a citizen".
HS2 high speed railway is expected to be been given final approval, but with costs of £60bn, not everyone is happy.
The singer shows off her baby bump for the first time while helping to launch a new charity youth campaign.
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The village of Ponzano in the Abruzzo region of Italy is being torn apart by a landslide, following earthquakes in 2016.
Seven planets orbiting a single star have been discovered in a solar system 40 light-years from Earth.
Dozens of houses and almost 3,500 hectares of forest are destroyed by fires which continue to burn in Chile.
The fiance of the suffocated children's author Helen Bailey has been found guilty of murder.
The first samba school in the world designed for people with disabilities helps them take part in Carnival.
Heard the term but not sure what it means? Chris Fawkes explains.
The Duchess of Cambridge shows off her pool-playing skills on a visit to a children's charity in south Wales.
A serviceman shot six times as he treated a casualty in Afghanistan is preparing to take part in the Le Mans 2020.
Newly convicted killer Ian Stewart makes most of the front pages as police look again at ex-wife's death.
Amazon ad imam called on by government to promote harmony between Muslims and other faiths.
The Great British Bake Off winner will be travelling around Britain in search of innovative cooking.
Artist Joshua Smith's tiny creations replicate real buildings.
Sgt Conchita Lopez describes her life patrolling Mexico's southern border with Guatemala.
Awen Morris o Lanberis yw ein ffotograffydd gwadd // Awen Morris from Llanberis is Cymru Fyw's guest photographer for February
How Guido van Helten is using massive pieces of public art to save small towns in Australia.
Thousands of people gathered in Seger Beach in Indonesia to catch and eat sea worms, a symbol of prosperity.
From awkward encounters to falling down houses, what made the Brits a night to remember?
An unlikely stables in the heart of Brixton teaching more than just riding skills.
Thousands of people are lending their eyes to those who need them.
Malware researcher Anton talks about who does what in the web's dark marketplaces.
The remarkable double life of undercover agent Jack Barsky who lived the American dream at the KGB's expense.
The European places that permit opposite-sex civil union - although rights for couples vary.
A rainbow baby is a child born to a family following the loss of an infant. BBC News spoke to mothers who use the rainbow symbol to remember and celebrate their children.
When her late mother donated her organs, Ella hoped one of the recipients might contact her. It turned into two wonderful friendships.
Author Helen Bailey tried to build a new life after her husband died, but it was ripped from her by the man she chose to build it with.
A growing number of people are using running clubs and events as business networking opportunities.
US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson arrives in Mexico as relations between the countries remain sour.
A third runway at Heathrow can only be justified if it does not breach climate change laws, MPs say.
Rumours are rife about the state of Muhammadu Buhari's health - and about his grip on power.
Republican politicians are returning to their home districts to face a barrage of criticism
Aggregate figures exclude inflation and an adjustment for successful appeals.
What to look out for as President Trump gets closer to signing a new order reviving his controversial immigration ban.
The UK's next top police officer will be chosen on Wednesday - who are the contenders?
Internet "supervillain" Milo Yiannopoulos is dropped from a conference and has a book deal cancelled.
Leicester boss Claudio Ranieri praises his side's "big heart" after scoring an away goal in their Champions League last 16 tie at Sevilla.
England centre Jonathan Joseph will not face Italy in Sunday's Six Nations match after being left out of the 24-man training squad.
Britain's Amir Khan says he is in talks with Manny Pacquiao to be the WBO world welterweight champion's next title challenger
Hulya Arif is one of a number of disabled women breaking into the beauty business.
Forester Clive Collins was determined to keep working after breaking his back, following his dream to run a Christmas tree farm.
Why a former trader left Wall Street to target an overlooked market worth trillions globally.
A young disabled woman discusses how she overcame barriers to find a fulfilling job in South Africa.