England are desperate for a winning one-day formula, but a tour of Sri Lanka could raise more questions than answers.
Many MEPs were surprised at how trenchant the Pope's criticisms were, after he directly addressed them on the current malaise in Europe.
A world-renowned hearing consultant admits secretly filming hundreds of patients, colleagues and hospital visitors.
France suspends "until further notice" the delivery of a helicopter carrier to the Russian navy because of continuing violence in eastern Ukraine.
The US economy grew much faster in the third quarter than first reported, official figures have shown.
The shooting of Michael Brown led to widespread unrest and an upsurge of anger against the police.
The US town of Ferguson reportedly sees its worst rioting yet after a jury decides not to bring charges over a black teenager's killing by police.
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A third senior police officer in Thailand is charged with insulting the monarchy, bribery and corruption as part of a major investigation.
A senior Bangladeshi politician who criticised the annual Hajj pilgrimage made by Muslims to Mecca is arrested in Dhaka for insulting Islam.
A cat suffered two broken legs and was blasted at least twice with a shotgun, a veterinary practice in Cornwall says.
Lewis Hamilton says team-mate Nico Rosberg has been more difficult to work with this season than Fernando Alonso in 2007.
Players who witnessed batsman Phil Hughes suffering a serious head injury in Sydney will be given counselling.
The eurozone may be stuck in an enduring period of no growth, the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development says.
Star Trek legend William Shatner denies rumours he will boldly go to switch on the Christmas lights in a Cheshire town.
Facebook, Apple, Google, Microsoft, Twitter and Yahoo are accused of not doing enough to prevent attacks, following a review into Fusilier Lee Rigby's murder.
A man is arrested over a street murder where the victim died following a "horrific attack" in Glasgow.
Australia batsman Phil Hughes is in a critical condition after being hit by a ball at the Sydney Cricket Ground.
A team of Swedish extreme adventurers on a 10-day race through the Amazon rainforest have adopted a stray dog who started following them around after they fed him.
Night of unrest follows a jury's decision