A dog breeder who shot dead his partner and her daughter after police returned confiscated guns to him is found guilty of two counts of murder.
The Serious Fraud Office is carrying out a criminal investigation into accounting irregularities at supermarket giant Tesco.
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Wales are confident Real Madrid winger Gareth Bale will be back in action before November's Euro 2016 qualifier against Belgium.
Guy Scott is appointed Zambia's interim leader, Africa's first white head of state for many years, after the death of President Sata.
The Australian government has reached a deal with a key political party and independent senators to push through a carbon emissions plan.
Chart-topping singer Paolo Nutini postpones two more UK arena shows in London and Cardiff due to "severe tonsillitis".
The death of a young protester, which has shaken the French government, could put a halt to work on a controversial dam in southern France, officials say.
Islamic State militants have shot dead 30 Sunni Arab tribesmen in a town west of the Iraqi capital Baghdad, officials say.
A 39,000 year-old baby mammoth named Yuka has been put in display in central Moscow making it the best preserved mammoth in palaeontology.
Singer Phil Collins hands over his large collection of Alamo memorabilia to a Texas museum, calling the donation the end of a six-decade "journey".
About 100 people are feared dead after a landslide buries dozens of homes in central Sri Lanka, the government says.
The head of Bangladesh's largest Islamist party is sentenced to death for war crimes committed during the independence war against Pakistan.
Millions of photos, diaries, letters and recordings whose copyright owners cannot be traced may be made accessible for the first time under a new scheme.
Retired baseball star Jose Canseco undergoes surgery after nearly shooting off his finger by accident, police and his fiancee say.
The Iranian parliament rejects the government's nominee for science minister, in a new setback for reformist President Hassan Rouhani.
The US Federal Reserve is expected to announce that it will end its programme of buying financial assets with new money, a policy known as quantitative easing.
An unmanned rocket bound for the International Space Station has exploded during its launch from the US state of Virginia.
Free Syrian Army fighters arrive in Kobane to help the defence of the Syrian border town under siege by Islamic State militants, sources there say.
Police find a Colorado man five days after he went missing while attending a professional football game in Denver on Thursday.