A man has been arrested over a brutal hammer attack that left a 17-year-old girl with "serious, life-changing head injuries", police said.
Alesha Dixon and Anthony McPartlin will be seen wiping tears from their eyes during a schoolgirl's audition on Britain's Got Talent.
A powerful double-barrelled shotgun was stolen after its owner left it "unattended" on a London street, police said.
Banks and building societies must step up their efforts to support older age-friendly banking, according to a charity.
More than 30,000 people have backed a "kid's strike" boycott of the SATs exams next week.
New properties should be built with flood-proofing measures, including raised electrics and sealed floors, according to council proposals.
A train operator has updated the way it publishes punctuality figures so services are only classed as being on time if they reach their destination within 59 seconds of the scheduled arrival time.
The Duke of Cambridge has said it is fitting that Sir David Attenborough and the Queen are celebrating their 90th birthdays just weeks apart as both are "incredible national treasures".
Jeremy Corbyn has proposed a tightening of Labour rules and launched an independent review into racism as he seeks to calm tensions in the party over alleged anti-Semitism in the ranks.