The IMF is lowering its forecast for US economic growth to a "disappointing" 1.7%, the second downgrade this year.
More funerals for Israeli soldiers killed in the conflict with Palestinians have been held as air strikes continue to target Gaza.
Whitehall sources say information has emerged that MH17 crash evidence was deliberately tampered with, as the plane's black boxes arrive in the UK.
Manchester City's claim that an Under-21 player was racially abused is "baseless" says the accused player's Croatian club.
Dora Bryan, the actress whose career encompassed theatre, film and TV's Last of the Summer Wine, has died near Brighton at the age of 91.
Shares in snacks and drinks giant Pepsico trade close to record levels after the company reports positive results.
Two blasts targeting an opposition leader and an Islamic cleric have hit the Nigerian city of Kaduna, killing at least 40 people, police say.
The Netherlands receives the first victims' bodies from crashed Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 in a solemn ceremony at Eindhoven air base.
Arturo, the polar bear dubbed 'the world's saddest animal', will be staying at his zoo in Argentina, despite a massive petition calling for him to be moved to a colder climate.
More than 1,700 people have reportedly been killed in seven days as fighting in Syria intensifies.
Paul Adams sees a Red Cross evacuation mission come under attack by local people in Gaza City's Shejaiya neighbourhood
A man is found guilty of murdering a pizza delivery worker who was stabbed to death on his last day in the job in Sheffield.
The embattled Socialist prime minister of Bulgaria resigns after only a year in office to allow for an early election on 5 October.
More than 40 people were killed when a TransAsia Airways passenger plane crashed after making a failed emergency landing in Taiwan, local officials say.
More than 40 people die when a TransAsia Airways passenger plane crashes after making a failed emergency landing in Taiwan, local officials say.
Popular Somali musician and member of parliament Saado Ali Warsame is shot dead by Islamist militants in the capital, Mogadishu.
Poland's Rafal Majka clinches his second Tour de France stage win as Vincenzo Nibali moves further ahead on stage 17.
Doctors in India extract 232 teeth from the mouth of a 17-year-old boy in a seven-hour operation.
Millions of mayflies took to the air in Wisconsin, tricking radar into thinking it was raining
UN human rights chief Navi Pillay says Israel may have committed war crimes in the Gaza Strip, while also condemning Hamas rocket attacks.