China-US fight over chairs and power
Greek Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis says the eurozone is "dangerously close to a state of mind that accepts an accident" after EU finance ministers fail to reach a deal on Greece's debt.
Most illegally poached African elephant ivory can be traced back to just two areas of Africa, research shows.
England fail to score for the first time in 18 matches as they lose to Portugal in their European Under-21 Championship opener.
A documentary about the life of the late award-winning singer, Amy Winehouse has its UK premiere at the Edinburgh International Film Festival.
The tech-heavy Nasdaq index closed at a record high on Thursday, with the Dow Jones and the S&P also closing sharply higher.
A woman dies in an incident on Llantwit Major beach in the Vale of Glamorgan.
A man who sexually assaulted his mother before killing her when he was high on drugs tells a court he has no memory of it.
According to the most recent FBI data available, over 7,000 people in the US were victims of hate crimes in 2013. The BBC takes a look at what the numbers say about who is committing these crimes and why.
England captain Steph Houghton praises manager Mark Sampson's tactics as the team reach the Women's World Cup last 16.
Charles Kennedy's family attend a special service at Glasgow University later to remember the ex-Liberal Democrat leader who died aged 55.
UKIP's most senior woman is facing the sack after she told the BBC's Daily Politics party leader Nigel Farage was perceived as "very divisive".
The House of Representatives has approved a controversial trade bill backed by President Obama, just a week after Democrats voted it down.
Lois Toulson wins diving gold for Great Britain in the women's 10m platform at the European Games in Baku, Azerbaijan.
US telecoms company AT&T faces a $100m (£63m) fine for slowing down the internet speeds of millions of customers on unlimited data plans without informing them.
The head of the Liberia Football Association says he wants to replace Sepp Blatter as the president of Fifa.
DNA tests show an ancient skeleton known as Kennewick Man is related to modern Native Americans - reigniting a debate over whether his bones should be returned to local tribes and reburied.
A woman who went on radio to appeal for a husband in the northern Nigerian city of Kano has found a suitor, a journalist tells the BBC.
US President Barack Obama has responded to a shooting at a church in Charleston. saying the US should recognise that "this type of mass violence does not happen in other advanced countries'.'
Critics savage EL James's rewrite of her erotic bestseller Fifty Shades of Grey, with one accusing it of "rapturous self-regard".