Theresa May appears to have secured her immediate survival in 10 Downing Street as a rebellion against her leadership stalls.
Leave-supporting Stephen Barclay has been promoted to Brexit Secretary from his ministerial role in the department of health.
When he stepped out of the Palace of Westminster on Thursday and declared no confidence in the prime minister, there was a clear sense Jacob Rees-Mogg was firing the pistol on what would be an immediate challenge to Theresa May.
Brexit has shown that leaving the EU comes at an "exorbitant price", France's finance minister said, as he suggested some Brexit politicians were liars.
Writer William Goldman at the New York Knicks and Minnesota Timberwolves NBA game at Madison Square Garden on December 23, 2003 in New York
A Royal Navy frigate is shadowing and monitoring a Russian warship travelling through the English Channel, in an attempt to protect UK waters.
A judge has ordered the White House to return the press credentials of banned CNN reporter Jim Acosta following his row with Donald Trump.
British Airways is being sued by a holidaymaker who claims he was left badly injured after being forced to squeeze into a seat next to a passenger the size of rugby legend Jonah Lomu.
A debt-ridden handyman who bludgeoned an 85-year-old widow to death with a hammer and stole her £7,000 diamond ring has been jailed for life.
Business and City folk who spend much time travelling, when asked about how the rest of Europe looks at the Brexit issue, report two key trends.
The government has been accused inflicting "unnecessary misery" upon millions of people in the UK as part of a damning assessment of poverty levels in the country by the United Nations.
A man shot dead outside his home in Ireland is believed to linked to a long-running gangland feud.
It's an online fan theory that has been doing the rounds for a while: does Taylor Swift travel around inside a suitcase to hide from paparazzi?
It was a feel-good tale that swept the world.
A flu vaccine shortage has resulted in GPs turning away vulnerable older patients.
At least 21 MPs say they have submitted letters of no confidence in the prime minister, as the backlash against her draft Brexit agreement grows.
The man trying to broker peace in Yemen said he is hopeful a new round of talks between the warring sides will begin within weeks provided a lull in fighting for a key port city holds.
The number of people reported missing in California's deadly wildfires has jumped to 631, as 65 victims are confirmed dead.
It was a brutal Commons session for the prime minister that left loyal members of the government in no doubt she does not have the numbers to pass the "meaningful vote" on the Brexit deal next month.
Theresa May has put on another show of defiance after two cabinet ministers quit and numerous MPs declare they have lost confidence in her leadership over Brexit.
We haven't seen anything like it for a very long time.
The resignations of two secretaries of state will prompt fears Theresa May could lose more cabinet ministers in the coming hours.
Theresa May's draft Brexit agreement has been agreed by her cabinet after more than 18 months of negotiations with the EU.
Theresa May has won the approval of her ministers for her Brexit agreement, but there are growing rumblings of discontent despite what she has hailed as a "decisive step forward".
The Queen has called Prince Charles "a dedicated and respected heir to the throne to stand comparison with any in history", at a party to celebrate his 70th birthday.
Police are investigating the suspected attempted abductions of four children in the North West of England.
An investigation into the helicopter crash that killed the Leicester City owner and four other people is focusing on the tail rotor system.
There have been plenty of false starts over the past few months but this really is a pivotal moment in the long road to Brexit.
Ministers have been summoned to Downing Street to go through the draft of a Brexit withdrawal agreement, as Leave-supporting MPs reacted with fury to reported details of the text.
An unborn baby has been saved after its mother was shot with a crossbow while she did the washing up.
Donald Trump has launched an extraordinary attack on Emmanuel Macron, claiming the French "were starting to learn German" until the US intervened in the First and Second World Wars.
A total of 44 people have been killed in California's devastating wildfire as authorities continue to find bodies in burnt-out cars and homes.
Marvel Comics co-creator Stan Lee has died at the age of 95.
A "fanatical" couple who named their baby after Hitler have been convicted of being members of a neo-Nazi terrorist group.
Just as Number 10 thought a Brexit withdrawal deal was about to come together, the house of cards is seriously wobbling.
Labour's Sir Keir Starmer has told Sky News that Brexit "can be stopped" - directly contradicting recent comments by party leader Jeremy Corbyn.
The number of people killed in California has risen to 31, making it the deadliest wildfire in the state's history, US authorities have said.
French President Emmanuel Macron used his speech marking Armistice Day to warn world leaders to "build hope, not fear".
Thousands of people marched past the Cenotaph in central London to pay their own respects to the soldiers who fought in the First World War.
Events in Britain and around Europe are taking place to commemorate 100 years since the end of the First World War.