'Devastated' dog owner appeals for return of puppies

Craig Vaughan is concerned for his beloved dog Dora and her five three-week-old puppies after thieves stole them from his farm.

Pensioner to deny murdering toddler in 1968, court told

The 70-year-old man has been charged with murder following the death of an 18-month-old boy in 1968, police said.

UK teacher shortlisted for 'Nobel Prize for teaching'

A biology teacher in Teesside has been shortlisted for a prestigious award worth $1 million aimed at recognising outstanding teachers.