The French and German presidents have been commemorating Germany's declaration of war on France on 3 August 1914.
American Idol finalist Michael Johns, who appeared on the seventh series of the TV singing contest, dies at the age of 35.
The Ebola virus has claimed almost 700 lives in West Africa. Health officials travel to affected areas to teach early diagnosis skills. Tulip Mazumdar reports
Rana Jawad reports from Tripoli on the evacuation by the Royal Navy of Britons caught up in fighting between militias in Libya.
A baby abandoned by his Australian parents because he has Down's Syndrome is improving in hospital, according to doctors.
Former Radio 1 DJ Mike Smith has died following complications from major heart surgery at the age of 59, his company says.
A woman is charged with murdering a seven-year-old girl in Nottingham.