Alligator snapping turtle's great escape
A huge alligator snapping turtle got stuck in a blocked drain pipe in Houston, Texas.
Trump transition: Recount efforts challenged in three US states
Lawyers for Donald Trump and his supporters move to block recounts in Wisconsin, Pennsylvania and Michigan.
UK Championship 2016: Mark Selby beats John Higgins to reach semi-final
Mark Selby resists a brilliant John Higgins fightback to clinch the last two frames and win the UK Championship quarter-final 6-5.
Football sex abuse: Southampton contact police inquiry
Southampton Football Club say they have contacted police about allegations of historical abuse.
Escort accused ready to split £20m to stay with lover
A millionaire accused of murdering his escort lover told police he was ready to split his £20m fortune to stay with her, a court hears.
Nazi PoW leaves cash for Scottish village
A former Nazi soldier leaves £384,000 in his will to the Perthshire village where he was held as a prisoner of war.
The Gambia election: 'I never knew freedom until today'
Opposition supporters give their reaction to news that Yahya Jammeh, The Gambia's president of 22 years, has been defeated in elections by property developer, Adama Barrow.
Get a 100 Women boost with our new app
The BBC 100 Women team have hosted a hackathon with Facebook UK to give female developers the chance to create a unique social media product.
Brazil football commentator who cheated death
A Brazilan football commentator who was meant to be on the doomed flight to Colombia tells his story.
BoE's Andrew Haldane warns of regional growth inequality
Regional growth inequality in the UK is becoming more pronounced, says Bank of England chief economist Andrew Haldane.