Heavy gunfire and explosions are heard in the capital of the Central African Republic, amid growing tension between rival militias.
A man who sold drugs running a "legal high" website which earned him £2.5m is jailed for 10 years.
The Dutch foreign minister says a victim of the east Ukraine air disaster was found wearing an oxygen mask, suggesting not everyone died instantly.
French author Patrick Modiano, whose work has often focused on the Nazi occupation of France, wins the 2014 Nobel Prize for literature.
Three unions representing local government workers and school support staff suspend a planned strike in England, Wales and Northern Ireland.