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John Lennon's Killer Sorry For Being 'An Idiot'
The man imprisoned for killing John Lennon has apologised for being "an idiot" in his pursuit of notoriety nearly 34 years ago.
Girl Accidentally Kills Gun Instructor With Uzi
Police have released footage of the moments before a nine-year-old girl accidentally shot and killed a shooting instructor who was teaching her to use an automatic Uzi submachine gun.
Commuters Rescue Girl Trapped Under A Tram
Dramatic footage has emerged of commuters in Dublin freeing a schoolgirl caught under a tram.
Platini Will Not Take On Blatter For Fifa Job
French football legend Michel Platini will not challenge Sepp Blatter for the Fifa presidency, Sky News has learnt.
Qantas Posts Worst Annual Loss Of £1.6bn
Qantas has posted a record annual loss of A$2.84 (£1.6bn) but says clearer skies lie ahead thanks to a change in Australian law.
Russia 'Directing Offensive In Ukraine's East'
The United States has claimed that Russia is directing a counter offensive in support of pro-Moscow rebels in eastern Ukraine.
Cops Kill TV Crew Member During Robbery
A crew member with the long-running TV show Cops has been shot dead by police while recording officers trying to foil a robbery.
Jiff The Pomeranian Is Fastest Dog On Two Legs
A talented dog has a new reason to wag his tail after setting two world records for walking on its hind legs and front paws.
American Hostage's Mother Pleads For His Life
The mother of an American reporter threatened with death by his Islamic militant captors has made an emotional plea for his release.
Israel 'Did Not Accept Any Hamas Demands'
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has brushed off critics of the Gaza ceasefire, saying "Hamas was hit hard".
Syria Rebels Seize Golan Heights Crossing
Syrian rebels say they have seized control of a crossing with Israel in the Golan Heights after a fierce battle with President Assad's forces.
New Ceasefire Between Israel And Hamas Holding
An open-ended ceasefire in Israel and Gaza appears to be holding amid hopes it will eventually lead to a peace deal.