The UN Security Council adopts a resolution demanding access to the the rebel-held area of Ukraine where a Malaysia Airlines plane crashed.
England wicketkeeper Matt Prior is to take a break from cricket for the rest of the summer to recover from injuries.
A member of a Somalian gang of drug dealers is found guilty of assault to severe injury with a knife.
Key moments from Nick Griffin's years leading the BNP
Nigeria's militant Islamists raise their black flag in the town of Damboa after capturing it, a local vigilante leader tells the BBC.
Defeat by India increases the pressure on England captain Alastair Cook, but he remains the only man for the job, says Jonathan Agnew.
Police appeal to a man wanted in connection with the murder of a guest house landlady in Bridlington to "hand himself in".
Pro-Russian rebels in Ukraine allow bodies from the Malaysia Airlines plane crash to be taken to the city of Kharkiv, amid worsening fighting.
A new study says the production of beef is around 10 times more damaging to the environment than any other form of livestock.
A Labour MP says it is important police have enough resources to investigate all claims of historical child abuse.
Singer and TV star Tulisa Contostavlos's trial over drugs allegations collapses as the judge accuses a prosecution witness of perjury.
Savers will receive free independent guidance as part of a move to give unfettered access to their pension funds from next year, the government says.
Authorities have yet to determine a cause of death for Eric Garner after he succumbed during an arrest in New York City.
A 16-year-old boy suffers a fractured skull in what police think was a targeted home attack.
Johns Hopkins Hospital agrees to pay $190m to thousands of women who joined a legal case claiming a gynaecologist secretly recorded them.
Steven Gerrard's England story was without a happy ending
At least five people have been killed and 70 injured by an Israeli strike on a hospital in Gaza, Palestinians say.
Golfer Rory McIlroy returned to Northern Ireland on Monday afternoon clutching the coveted Claret Jug.
"They used to apologise in training when they went in with a tough tackle on their team-mate. I'm not having that."
Sir Bradley Wiggins says he will only ride in the team pursuit at the Commonwealth Games, pulling out of the road events.