The Detroit Pistons honoured Aretha Franklin before their opening game of the basketball season by playing a recording of her singing the national anthem.
Three million charge points will be needed at commercial and industrial sites to support widespread use of electric vehicles (EVs) in Britain by 2040, according to a new report.
Police-recorded crime has increased by almost a 10th, fuelled by rises in homicides, knife-related offences, robberies and theft.
Retail sales fell in September as shoppers cut back their spending on food after a bumper summer, figures show.
The structure of the United Nations is out of date and its core members should be shaken up to include India and South Africa, Sir John Major has said.
A low-cost Cypriot airline which serves UK airports has ceased trading.
A collection of letters written by a young Irish man serving on the Western Front has been rediscovered in Belfast.
Running great Kip Keino has handed himself over to police and is under arrest following allegations he and six other Kenyan sports and government officials embezzled and misappropriated more than 545,000 US dollars.
Danny Cipriani has been overlooked for England’s autumn series squad to put a significant dent in his hopes of being involved in the 2019 World Cup
Selfridges has unveiled its Christmas window displays as the festive season arrives in force on the high street, two months ahead of the big day.