A white police officer in South Carolina is to go on trial for the murder of an unarmed black man after shooting him in the back as he ran.
A teenage boy who set fire to his mother after spraying her with lighter fuel is detained for 21 months.
West Ham United are close to appointing a new manager after interviewing candidates over the weekend.
Nigeria's military says it has begun moving its headquarters to the northern town of Maiduguri, near areas held by Islamist Boko Haram militants.
Russia and Qatar may have had to pay bribes to secure their World Cups, Sepp Blatter's former special advisor has suggested.
Belgian police detain 16 people in anti-terror raids targeting Chechen Islamists in several cities.
England one-day captain Eoin Morgan says they are "a long way behind" other nations, ahead of their ODI series with New Zealand.
The head of Cheltenham Ladies' College says homework is not coming to an end there, despite recent media coverage to that effect.
The government hopes to conclude its latest security and defence review by the end of the year, Defence Secretary Michael Fallon says.
The US does not yet have a "complete strategy" for helping Iraq regain territory from Islamic State, President Obama has said.
Police are questioning contractors working at a maximum security prison in New York following the audacious escape of two murderers.
East Africa's biggest supermarket chain says it is withdrawing the popular Maggi noodles in five countries, following a ban in parts of India.
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Kenny Sansom will be given all the support he needs to beat alcoholism and a gambling addiction, say the PFA.
As a three-day official period of mourning begins after deadly floods and a fire in Ghana, the people of Accra are taking stock and asking what happened, as journalist Elizabeth Ohene reports from the city.
Peter Kennaugh retains the lead of the Criterium du Dauphine as Nacer Bouhanni takes a sprint win in stage two.
A man in Australia is arrested after allegedly using a stolen bulldozer to crush four vehicles and a house, with three people narrowly escaping.
Jon Kay joins some of the first visitors to Alton Towers since the Smiler rollercoaster crash on Tuesday which left 16 people injured.
Tata Steel workers across the UK will go on strike later this month in a row over pensions, unions announce.
A former teacher at a prestigious music school is cleared of raping an 18-year-old student in the early 1980s.