A new law imposing restrictions on bloggers and social media users has come into effect in Russia.
The US is debating putting a woman's face on the US dollar. How does it happen?
A project aiming to revolutionise medicine by unlocking the secrets of DNA is under way in centres across England.
Tens of thousands of broadband customers in the UK are having to pay "costly" charges to change supplier, Citizens Advice warns
Argentina blames the US for its default, calling the mediator in debt negotiations which ended in failure "incompetent".
Commonwealth Games poster girl Eilidh Child wins silver in the women's 400m hurdles at Hampden Park.
Scottish hurdler Eilidh Child says winning silver at Glasgow 2014 is "one of the best moments" of her career.
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Broken pacts, discontent and a silent owner - sports reporter Ben Smith on the background to Saints' £92m player sale.
Conservative MPs put pressure on David Cameron to take a more robust stance with Israel over its actions in Gaza.
Ukraine crisis creating high-level UK tensions, Mark Urban writes
Oscar-winning make-up artist Dick Smith, who memorably transformed Marlon Brando into Vito Corleone in The Godfather, has died aged 92.
An aircraft crashes on to the runway at the Royal Navy Culdrose Air Day in Cornwall.
The World Health Organization and presidents of West African nations affected by the Ebola outbreak are to announce a joint $100m response plan.
A 23-year-old man is arrested in west London - and later bailed - on suspicion of raising money for terrorism in Syria.
The star witness in the corruption trial of Virginia ex-governor Bob McDonnell says the ex-first lady sought gifts in return for business help.