The Sicilians who can't escape the long arm of the Mafia
Hoping for the best as a cab-driving actor in 1970s New York
More than 100 pets, including iguanas, a chameleon and 11 tortoises, are rescued by firefighters from a house fire in Southampton.
More than 8,200 people are expected to take part in Sunday's Baxters Loch Ness Marathon and Festival of Running.
US-led coalition air strikes hit Islamic State targets near the besieged Syrian town of Kobane on the border with Turkey, the Pentagon confirms.
Belgian designer Xavier Bonte has built a pod that he believes could be the kitchen of the future.
Tumi Molekane, a poet for the hip-hop generation, on how a cockroach inspired thought-provoking lyrics about the beauty of life.
The SNP's Nicola Sturgeon pledges to work in good faith with the Smith commission, set up to boost Holyrood's powers in the wake of the independence 'No' vote.
Narendra Modi uses his first speech to the UN as India's prime minister to renew his country's call for reform of the Security Council.
Steven Gerrard is far from a spent force but questions over his current role are not going to go away, says BBC Sport's Chris Bevan.
Meet the man with the soundtrack to Imran Khan's political campaign
Hollywood star George Clooney marries human rights lawyer Amal Alamuddin in Venice, in one of the most anticipated events of the showbusiness year.
Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal says captain Wayne Rooney's red card against West Ham was the "right" decision.
Conservative MP for Braintree Brooks Newmark resigns as minister for civil society over allegations to be published in a Sunday newspaper.
Thousands gather outside government headquarters in central Hong Kong as Occupy Central launches a disobedience campaign seeking greater reform.
If US captain Tom Watson can conjure a Ryder Cup comeback on Sunday, it would be his greatest golfing achievement, writes Tom Fordyce.
Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain's equaliser earns Arsenal a point in an entertaining north London derby against Tottenham.
Mark Reckless becomes the second Tory MP to defect to UKIP, announcing his decision on the eve of the Conservative party conference.
The Orange Order has said a crude device has partially exploded outside an Orange hall in County Armagh.
Captain Paul McGinley puts out a strong top order for Sunday's singles as Europe seek four points to retain the Ryder Cup.