EU agrees new Russia sanctions
The European Union has agreed a package of new economic sanctions against Russia, as Prime Minister David Cameron met families of Britons killed in the Malaysia Airlines MH17 crash, which has been blamed on Moscow-backed rebels in Ukraine.
Dozens die as Israel bombards Gaza
Israel has unleashed its heaviest bombardment in its war against Hamas, striking symbols of the militant group's control in Gaza and firing tank shells that shut down the strip's only power plant.
Rigby killers given £212k legal aid
Soldier Lee Rigby's killers were handed more than £200,000 in taxpayer-funded financial support to pay their legal bills.
Tevez father freed by kidnappers
The father of the former Manchester United and Manchester City player Carlos Tevez has been freed after being kidnapped in Argentina.
Royals catch up with Bolt at Games
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and Prince Harry caught up with the world's fastest man Usain Bolt as they met athletes competing in the Commonwealth Games.
Rugby star guilty of attacking ex
Welsh international rugby star Ian Gough has been found guilty of attacking his ex girlfriend, former Miss Wales Sophia Cahill, just days after she got engaged to pop star Dane Bowers.
Trial for Royal Household official
A top official in the Royal Household was sent for trial today charged with receiving payments of more than £100,000 to award contracts for work at royal palaces.
Lorry man guilty of driver murder
A lorry driver was today convicted of murdering another motorist two months after he behaved like a "predator" in an earlier road rage attack caught on camera.