As I started to write this article, a message popped on to my computer screen saying that I needed to validate Windows 10, which I had (foolishly it seems) installed after an enticing invitation to do so from Microsoft. Why do I never learn?
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange fears he may be assassinated if he steps outside the Ecuadorian embassy.
Daniel Pudil announced via Instagram he has joined Championship side Sheffield Wednesday, becoming the first non-homegrown player to leave Watford ahead of the Premier League's squad submission deadline.
The use of scanners at railway stations will be among measures discussed by European ministers at a security summit called after the foiled gun attack on a French train.
Sam Burgess insists he will deliver for England and is not content to "make up the numbers" after being included in Stuart Lancaster's 31-man Rugby World Cup squad.
A limit should be placed on the taxpayer-funded legal support available to individuals criticised by the Iraq war inquiry to speed up the publication of the final report, a Conservative MP said.
People must be helped to take their own lives without being forced to travel to Switzerland, a former Crown Prosecution Service chief has urged as politicians prepare to debate a possible change in the law.
More than three quarters of people are planning a holiday within the UK this year, a new study has shown.
More than 700,000 pensioners are considering trying their hand at peer-to-peer (P2P) lending despite the fact that their funds could be at risk, a survey has found.