30 September 2014 Last updated at 05:56 ET

'Fattest man' granted American visaRebecca Mountain and Paul Mason in New York

A man once known as the world's fattest is granted an American visa in his bid to undergo surgery to remove excess skin.


Older people care homeCare home failings are 'treachery'

A new care home failed to provide diabetic residents with the diets they needed and did not have enough staff, a watchdog report reveals.

a child'Recipe for disaster' in child care

The safety of vulnerable children is at risk in the east of England because of a "dangerous lack of social workers", it is claimed.

Deborah McGurran Article written by Deborah McGurran Deborah McGurran Political editor, East of England

The Clacton by-election campaign gets into full swing

Now all the candidates are declared the real campaigning in the Clacton by-election gets underway, following sitting MP Douglas Carswell's defection to UKIP.

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