The cake was to feature Sesame Street puppets Bert and Ernie with the slogan 'Support Gay Marriage'

Bakery to appeal decision over 'gay cake'

18.44 The Christian Institute has said that the owners of Ashers Baking Company are to appeal a Belfast court ruling that the bakery discriminated against a customer by refusing to make a cake with a slogan supporting same-sex marriage.

Frances Fitzgerald said the proposals would benefit people injured through accidents or medical negligence

Plan for catastrophic injury payments published

27 May Draft legislative proposals to allow for periodic payments to be made to people who have suffered catastrophic injuries have been published by Minister for Justice and Equality Frances Fitzgerald.

An attorney for King's estate also dismissed the daughters' accusations as 'ridiculous'

Daughters claim BB King was poisoned

26 May Police in Las Vegas have begun a murder investigation into the death of BB King after the blues guitar legend's daughters reportedly accused his aides of poisoning him.

Police officers in Cleveland on patrol following verdict

Tensions high in Cleveland after officer cleared

24 May Police arrested more than 70 people in Cleveland overnight during protests that flared after a police officer was found not guilty in the shooting deaths of an unarmed black man and a woman following a high-speed car chase in 2012.