One man is charged with the murder of PC Dave Phillips, who died after being struck by a vehicle during a pursuit on Merseyside.
The winner of the sixth series of BBC One's Great British Bake Off is named during a tasty finale.
Fifa president Sepp Blatter is facing a 90-day provisional suspension after an investigation by its ethics committee.
The three West African countries at the heart of the Ebola epidemic record their first week with no new cases since the outbreak began in March 2014.
Russia says it has launched missile strikes on Islamic State targets in Syria from its warships in the Caspian Sea - about 1,500km (930 miles) away.
Sharp has unveiled a smartphone that doubles up as a robot that can project video from its face and respond its owners' commands.
Meryl Streep says she finds it "infuriating" that box office buzz for a film is often driven by film critics who are overwhelmingly male.
A 10-year-old boy who has jaw cancer and needs urgent surgery has vanished, a High Court judge says.
Bryan Habana equals Jonah Lomu's World Cup try-scoring record as South Africa reach the last eight by thrashing the USA.
Activists campaigning for greater support for victims of domestic violence lie across the red carpet at the premiere of the film Suffragette.
US President Barack Obama has apologised to the president of aid agency Medecins San Frontieres for a bombing that killed at least 22 people.
Watch a race day at Ascot through the eyes of Frankie Dettori, as the jockey wears a camera from the moment he wakes up to the time he enters the winners' enclosure.
A retired Church of England bishop is jailed for a string of sex offences against teenagers and young men.
Teenager Becky Watts was murdered and her body dismembered by her stepbrother and his girlfriend in a "sexually motivated" attack, a court hears.
Presidential candidates react to the mass shooting in Roseburg, Oregon with policy suggestions and invective.
The family of PC Dave Phillips who was struck by a car and killed during a pursuit say he was "stolen from us and two girls were left without a daddy".
Former New Zealand cricketer Chris Cairns stands trial in London accused of perjury during a 2012 Twitter libel case.
A new plant has been launched in the UK which its developers say could offer farmers a reliable and profitable crop.
Japanese car manufacturer Toyota says its driverless cars will hit the road by 2020.
A woman who lost her university ID in New York City has been found, thanks to a tweet from actor Tom Hanks, who found it in Central Park.