Two people have been killed after a powerful storm cut across Scotland and then moved south.
Ex-Sun editor Rebekah Brooks agreed a payment of £4,000 to a member of the armed forces for a picture of Prince William in a bikini, the Old Bailey hears.
Almost five billion mobile phone location records are logged by the NSA every day, reports the Washington Post.
Dozens of Russian diplomats spent a fortune on luxury goods and holidays in a $1.5m benefits fraud spanning almost a decade, US prosecutors say.
England’s top flight clubs confirm they will not take part in the Heineken Cup next season – leaving them apparently isolated.
Jaguar Land Rover confirms plans to build a £240m car plant in Brazil capable of producing 24,000 vehicles a year.
Fast-food workers in several cities across the US stage a 24-hour strike in protest against low wages.
A French-led military operation to protect civilians in the Central African Republic is being launched “immediately”, as scores die in fresh sectarian fighting.
The Prince of Wales is preparing to meet some of the emergency workers who were involved in the Glasgow helicopter crash operation.
An American teacher is gunned down by unknown assailants while jogging in Libya’s eastern city of Benghazi, local officials say.