Russian prosecutors will examine whether the Soviet Union acted legally when it recognised the Baltic states' independence in 1991.
Tunisian security sources say that Seifeddine Rezgui, who killed 38 people in an attack on a hotel in the resort of Sousse, was trained in Libya.
Usain Bolt withdraws from the Diamond League races in Paris and Lausanne next month because of a pelvic injury.
Damir Dzumhur took Switzerland's Roger Federer by surprise with a sublime passing shot during his first service game.
New Jersey Governor Chris Christie has officially launched his bid to become the next president of the United States.
Britain's Andy Murray begins his Wimbledon campaign with a win over Mikhail Kukushkin as the Centre Court temperature reaches 41C.
Cuba has successfully eliminated mother-to-child transmission of both HIV and syphilis, the World Health Organization says.
A solar powered plane is encountering its first weather front during its attempt to cross the Pacific Ocean.
A US federal appeals court upholds a ruling that Apple conspired with publishers fix the prices of electronic books.
A man accused of smuggling 35 people into the UK in a shipping container tells a court he had "no idea" what was inside.
Islamic State (IS) militants have attacked the northern Syrian town of Tal Abyad, which they lost to Kurdish fighters two weeks ago, activists say.
The thorny question of ferrets disappearing up trouser legs has been considering in Parliament as peers discussed taking animals on trains.
Three men who ran a cannabis factory worth around £800,000 next door to South Wales Police's headquarters are jailed.
From beating his brother Lewis at computer games to making racing history, we chart Nic Hamilton's inspirational journey.
Lawmakers in California pass a contentious bill that would impose one of the strictest school vaccination laws in the US.
British distance runner Mo Farah says he is "100% clean", following doping allegations against his coach Alberto Salazar.
Thousands of cross-Channel passengers are stranded after striking Calais ferry workers closed the French port and blocked Eurotunnel rail services.
Second seed Roger Federer and 10th seed Rafael Nadal easily progress to the second round at Wimbledon.
The legal requirement for schools to challenge extremism is about to come into force.
The newborn baby boy who was found in a river in Cardiff is believed to have died at birth, police say.