Pierre Claude Nolin, the speaker of the Canadian Senate, dies at the age of 64 after a long battle with cancer.
The Statue of Liberty and Liberty Island in New York have been evacuated, the National Park Service has said.
A man is charged with possession of an explosive substance by police investigating the murder of a Syrian-born preacher.
Around 40% of homeowners with mortgages could struggle to move because they would not qualify for a new loan under tough new rules
Up to 100 people attend an anti-racism protest in Derry after an Egyptian man is attacked in the city
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Great Britain's Tonia Couch and Sarah Barrow claim bronze on day one of diving's World Series in Kazan.
Defending champion Wilson Kipsang and world record holder Dennis Kimetto will go head-to-head at Sunday's London Marathon.
A nightclub bouncer is found guilty of the manslaughter of a man who died more than two years after he felled him with a single punch.
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Police appeal for help in tracing an ex prisoner whom they have described as potentially dangerous.
South African-owned shops in Malawi stay closed after calls for a boycott from activists angered at recent xenophobic attacks.
At a ceremony marking its centenary, the Prince of Wales pays tribute to those who fought in Gallipoli, one of World War One's bloodiest campaigns.
Poland refuses entry to the pro-Kremlin biker group Night Wolves, saying it cannot ensure security for the gang on its WW2 commemorative ride.
Hartlepool fans set to dress up as Bob Marley for a game at Carlisle should avoid "blacking up", says Kick it Out.
A man appears in court for a second time charged with murdering Irish student Karen Buckley.
Saudi Arabia says a young man arrested for the murders of two police officers has confessed to acting on orders from the Islamic State jihadist group.
UK authorities are urged to tackle "anti-foreigner abuse" in the tabloid press after a Sun column refers to migrants as "cockroaches".
A man had been sentenced to six years in prison with a four-year extended license period, after threatening staff with an axe at a shop in County Durham.
A serial criminal who was brought to the ground by the owner of a County Durham shop during a failed axe raid is jailed for six years.