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Video: 1,000 Pupils Caught With Weapons In Schools

Almost 1,000 pupils were caught with weapons including guns, axes and a meat cleaver in schools in the last three years, a Sky News investigation has found.

Video: Dying Teen Stephen Sutton's Wish Goes Viral

A terminally ill 19-year-old's online fundraising page has gone viral, helping him raise nearly £1m for a cancer charity.

Video: Bodies Of Three Children Found In London Home

A woman has been arrested on suspicion of murder after three young children were found dead at a house in southwest London.

Video: Eight Renewable Energy Projects Get Go-Ahead

Plans for eight renewable energy projects - expected to generate enough clean power for three million homes - have been approved by the Government.

Curb Excessive Pay Or Face Action, Warns Cable

The bosses of Britain's biggest companies have been warned by Vince Cable they must do more to curb excessive pay or face "further action".

Violence Falls 12% As Alcohol Prices Increase

An increase in alcohol prices has led to a 12% fall in violent crime in England and Wales, according to a new survey.

Primark Sees Profit Up 26% In Last Six Months

Discount fashion chain Primark has seen its half-yearly operating profit rise 26% to £298m.

Video: Blocking Breast Cancer Drug A 'Major Blow'

Moves to block a new breast cancer drug which extends women's lives by almost six months have been described as a "major blow".

Sports Direct Slams £73m Boss' Bonus Rejection

High street retailer Sports Direct has slammed shareholders who failed to support a £73m bonus share scheme proposed for founder Mike Ashley.

Video: Man Swallowed Goldfish In NekNominate Dare

A 22-year-old man has become the first person to be prosecuted in the UK for the internet drinking game NekNominate after downing a goldfish.