It's a familiar, if sad, story. The NHS says a new breast cancer drug is too costly; doctors, patients and the manufacturer say you can't put a value on life. But the NHS drug watchdog says it has to.
As rescue efforts continue, experts tell Channel 4 News more disasters on this scale are inevitable unless ships get much safer.
It is not just protest groups using social media nowadays: governments are getting in on the act - and in unstable eastern Ukraine, Facebook has become a tool of conflict.
Forget exploding cigars. The latest from the fractious relationship between the United States and Cuba brings things into the 21st century: via social networking.
Two grooms on the cake, two aisles in the venue, and plenty of champagne: what's on the to-do list ahead of the first gay weddings in England and Wales this week.
Smartphone apps have changed dating for gay and straight people forever - or have they?
From actress Ellen Page to diver Tom Daley, a host of high-profile stars have shocked - well, no-one really, it is 2014 after all - by coming out as gay or bisexual in recent months.
A Conservative county councillor in Lincolnshire apologises on Twitter after posting a picture of women posing in underwear in reference to all-women shortlists.
As US scientists confirm they have new evidence of what happened just after the Big Bang as well as how it has shaped the universe since, what are the other game-changing scientific breakthroughs?