"We showed no care for the little ones; we abandoned them," he writes in an unprecedented letter.
Staff, inmates and visitors have described poor conditions at the beleaguered HMP Birmingham.
Decades after the subjects posed, their photographs are being brought back to life.
The adult actress gives her side to the row over her Celebrity Big Brother non-appearance.
A 27-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the "horrific" attack.
A selection of the most striking sports photographs from around the world this week.
Cheteshwar Pujara is the first wicket to fall as India build a huge lead over England on day three of the third test match at Trent Bridge.
Hundreds of unlicensed handguns have been legally brought into the UK and sold to criminals due to a loophole in the law.
Allan Ogle's video was seen by current and ex-players including David Seaman and Nick Pope.
A quick guide to why the debt-stricken nation endured years of bailout loans and drastic austerity.
Airport staff are having to write flight information on whiteboards as screens go blank.
After Norwich City paint their away dressing room pink, BBC Sport explores what effect it could have on their opponents.
TV personality Danielle Lloyd wants to use gender selection to ensure she has a daughter.
More than 41,000 people have been infected with measles in the first six months of 2018.
PIERRE, S.D. ? The superintendent of South Dakota?s Highway Patrol has been elected to the executive board of a worldwide law enforcement organization.
Michael Jackson's daughter was accused of hypocrisy after appearing on a magazine cover in Singapore.
Images show the bizarre reality of hyperinflation - a chicken costs 14.6 million bolivars.
Former Northern Ireland forward Jimmy McIlroy, described by Burnley as their "greatest ever player", dies at the age of 86.
Salih Khater appears in court charged with the attempted murder of pedestrians and police.
Labour MP Dawn Butler has criticised the chef, saying "this appropriation from Jamaica needs to stop".