Shares in the struggling internet search giant Yahoo surge 9%, despite first-quarter profits falling 20%.
An Atlantic City, New Jersey, casino sues professional poker player Phil Ivey, accusing him of winning $10m (£6m) by cheating at baccarat.
New street art by "guerrilla artist" Banksy is removed within hours of appearing in Bristol.
Boston has marked the first anniversary of the deadly bombing at last year's marathon, honouring the dead and lauding the character and strength of the survivors and the city's residents.
Brazil has so far trained only 20% of the private security guards needed inside the 12 stadiums for coming football World Cup, BBC Brasil has learned.
Former Radio 1 DJ Dave Lee Travis is charged with one count of indecent assault under Operation Yewtree, Scotland Yard says.
Celebrations are held in North Korea to mark the 102nd anniversary of the birth of the country's founding leader Kim il Sung, while protests are held in South Korea to condemn the north's nuclear ambitions.
The amount of fizzy drinks Coca-Cola sells worldwide falls for the first time in 15 years, but still drinks sales are up by 8%.
India's Supreme Court has recognised transgender people as a third gender, in a landmark ruling. Yogita Limaye reports.
North Korean officials visit a west London hair salon to question why it had used their leader Kim Jong-un's image in a poster.
Footage posted online purports to show pro-Russian activists in a Lada confronting a Ukrainian tank.
The Oscar Pistorius murder trial has seen a Valentine's card which his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp had intended to give him before he shot her dead.
Iraq's government closes the notorious Abu Ghraib prison because of what it says are security concerns.
Andy Coulson tells the hacking trial he should have paid more attention to the use of the "dark arts" at the News of the World when he was editor there.
Bolivia's president submits legal documents to the UN highest court in support of his country's claim to regain access to the sea from Chile.
The UN's Rapporteur on Violence Against Women raises concerns about sexism in British society, describing over-sexualisation of women as "routine".
Armed men have abducted some 100 students from a girls' school in north-eastern Nigeria, officials say.
Two men suspected of links with far-right Golden Dawn are jailed for life in Greece for the fatal stabbing of a Pakistani immigrant.
Church and civic bells ring 96 times across Merseyside to mark the 25th anniversary of the Hillsborough disaster as memorial services take place in Liverpool and Sheffield.
Mini-sub struggles in search for missing plane