As thousands of migrants make their way north through Europe, the destination for many will be Germany.
The head of the Army says he is bringing in a new code of conduct to crack down on bullying and sexual harassment.
Seven English police forces have given company cars with blue lights and sirens to senior civilian staff not trained to use them, the BBC learns.
US Vice-President Joe Biden says he "just does not know" if he has the "emotional energy" to run for president.
Pope Francis draws crowds for an unusual reason - after slipping out of the Vatican to buy new glasses from a Rome optician.
A 51-year-old woman in the US has been talking about how she gave birth to her own granddaughter.
Pope Francis drew large crowds on Thursday after slipping out of the Vatican to visit an optician.
A US judge has ordered a Kentucky official jailed for contempt of court after she has repeatedly refused to issue marriage licences to gay couples.
A US judge orders a Kentucky official jailed for contempt of court after she has repeatedly refused to issue marriage licences to gay couples.
Scuffles break out west of Budapest as police try to force migrants off a train at a refugee camp, while European leaders wrangle over the growing refugee crisis.
The possible revamping of religious education in Welsh schools is sparking hopes among those who want to see major changes to RE in schools across the UK.
Key approaches to tackling those with radicalised views
What made more money for Bono than U2?
Strictly stars reveal hopes, fears and leotard struggles
Chilli prices have tripled in Indonesia this year, causing real problems for consumers.
A unit of Chinese aviation and shipping conglomerate HNA Group is buying Irish aircraft leasing firm Avolon for about $2.5bn (£1.6bn).
Adults who lack basic science and maths skills risk being "bamboozled" and making bad decisions, according to a leading scientist.
Palliative care experts say more investment is needed to improve the care of dying patients.
Aspirin may be able to boost the effectiveness of cutting-edge cancer medicines that bolster the immune system, scientists say.
Weight loss surgery cures half of patients with type-2 diabetes, for at least five years, a study suggests.