The release of a man who has spent more than four decades in solitary confinement is delayed after a request by Louisiana's top lawyer.
England head coach Mark Sampson urges fans to "stick with us" after defeat by France in their Women's World Cup opener.
HSBC, Europe's biggest bank, is planning to cut 8,000 jobs in the UK as it tries to reduce costs.
Captain Eoin Morgan says England were "close to perfect" in their 210-run win over New Zealand at Edgbaston.
England's stunning win over New Zealand was the perfect response to put their World Cup nightmare behind them, says Jonathan Agnew.
Most of the abortion clinics in Texas will be closed, following a federal court ruling that requires clinics to operate more like hospitals.
Thomas Howard, 93, and his wife Irene, 91, first met when they were children living on the same street in 1931.
Republic of Ireland manager Martin O'Neill and his assistant Roy Keane are involved in a car crash in Dublin.
Malaysian Airlines will become an "entirely new company" its new boss has said, in an interview with the BBC
The new CEO of Malaysia Airlines has moved to reassure the families of last year's twin Malaysia Airlines disasters that the company's rebranding will not affect them.
The boss of the Chinese internet firm Alibaba, Jack Ma, tells the US "we need more American products for China".
Chile's government passes a law imposing tougher sanctions on violence and racism at football matches ahead of the forthcoming Copa America.
The stars of One Direction film a video message wishing for a teenage girl whose leg was amputated following an Alton Towers rollercoaster crash.
Police are investigated whether a schoolboy believed to have taken his own life after being tricked into posting pictures online was being blackmailed.
Facebook begins a roll-out of Place Tips - a system allowing businesses to send updates to a person's smartphone when they are nearby.
A cyber attack on a the French television network TV5 Monde may have been carried out by Russian-based hackers, police believe.
Technology giant Hewlett-Packard has agreed to pay $100m to some of its shareholders to settle a claim over its ill-fated acquisition of Autonomy.
The Irish FA finally receives clearance to stage NI's vital Euro qualifier against Romania at Windsor Park on Saturday.
A 24-year-old free-runner from Southampton has climbed to the top of the Wembley stadium arch.
Researchers have discovered what appear to be the remnants of red blood cells and connective tissue in 75 million-year-old dinosaur fossils.