Emmanuel Amuah has his transfusions once every five weeks to help deal with sickle cell disease. The NHS has launched an urgent appeal calling on more black men to donate blood. NHS Blood and Transplant says that unless tens of thousands more black minority ethnic men come forward, there will be shortage of some rarer blood types.
The American Kennel Club Museum of the Dog is opening in midtown Manhattan, returning to New York after three decades on the outskirts of St. Louis. The collection boasts portraits of royal and presidential pets, artefacts that trace canine history as far back as an estimated 30 million-year-old fossil, and devices that "match" visitors' faces with dog breeds and let people try their hand at basic dog training with a virtual puppy.
A huge avalanche was triggered above the slopes of Grimentz, in the Swiss Alps, following heavy snow that had accumulated during recent bad weather, leading to raised avalanche warnings.
The gang of nine were all sentenced - seven to jail terms - at Wood Green Crown Court following the attack in Hackney in May.
Three men - Aram Kurd, Arkan Ali and hawker Hassan - have been jailed for life after murdering five people in a 'bomb-like' shop explosion in Leicester.
Sue East's touching letter reminding her pupils that "there is fairy dust to be found in every situation" went viral.
Derek Cobia and wife Amy, from Atlantia, Georgia, sold everything to travel around in a converted eco-friendly school bus.
Boris Johnson makes a pitch to be Tory leader with a speech calling for post-Brexit lower taxes and immigration
The Remainer warned that a sudden reinstatement of the customs barriers could see truckloads of toilet roll unable to access the UK.
Homeowners in parts of the Sparkhill and Balsall Heath areas of Birmingham say their rubbish hasn't been collected for over a month because of the dispute between binmen and the council.
Flurries of snow have fallen across parts of Britain as freezing wintry conditions grip much of the country, but those expecting a thick blanketing could be disappointed. The Met Office has issued an ice warning for most of England and all of Wales and Northern Ireland that also reaches up into southern Scotland.
If you think -10C sounds horribly cold then you're going to need to brace yourself for what next week's weather has in store.
Three men murdered their neighbour and tried to hide evidence after discovering he was a convicted child killer, a Welsh court has heard.
A team of divers swam with a huge great white shark, believed to be one dubbed 'Deep Blue', in waters off Hawaii.
Witness Roy Warne said he heard Prince Philip say he had been 'dazzled by the sun' when he crashed his Land Rover on the A149 near Sandringham in Norfolk.
The Duke of Edinburgh has been involved in a road accident while driving close to the Sandringham Estate. Philip, 97, was not injured in the crash on Thursday afternoon, Buckingham Palace said. Norfolk Police said officers were called to the Sandringham Estate shortly before 3pm “following reports of a collision involving two cars”.
A group of British tourists has been asked to leave New Zealand after they were reported for shoplifting, littering, threatening residents and causing chaos, an immigration official said. The family, who are travelling on British passports, were involved in a series of incidents in Auckland, New Zealand's largest city, and Hamilton that have shocked New Zealanders.
Jay Fenton jumped a red light on the A24 at Dorking in a silver BMW on December 9 last year.