The parents of Reeva Steenkamp say they are "disappointed and sad" after Oscar Pistorius was acquitted of murdering their daughter.
Diego Costa scores his first Chelsea hat-trick as the Blues beat Swansea to maintain their 100% start to the season.
A South African government minister says the decision to acquit athlete Oscar Pistorius of murdering his girlfriend is "extremely disappointing".
Egypt has a key role to play in countering Islamic State militants in Iraq and Syria, US Secretary of State John Kerry says on a visit to Cairo.
Ukraine says its forces have repelled a rebel attack on Donetsk airport, as the prime minister says Russia wants to "eliminate" his country.
A row over the intervention of business leaders and banks in the Scottish independence referendum intensifies on the final weekend of campaigning.
A World War III "fought piecemeal, with crimes, massacres, destruction" may have started, Pope Francis says at a ceremony honouring WWI victims.
Richie McCaw scores his 25th Test try to help New Zealand to a 14-10 win against South Africa in Wellington.
A Brazilian driver wins the first Formula E, a new electric motor racing championship backed by some of the sport's biggest brands, in Beijing.
Arsenal are denied victory by Martin Demichelis's late equaliser as they fight out an entertaining draw with Manchester City.
A multi-million pound University of Nottingham chemistry building destroyed in a major fire will be rebuilt, it is announced.
A 15-year-old boy is bailed after being arrested on suspicion of starting the Manchester Dogs' Home fire.
Australia survive a late rally from Argentina to win their Rugby Championship match on the Gold Coast 32-25.
Investigations into a blaze that has destroyed a multi-million pound university chemistry building are set to begin.
Andrew Harding on S Africa's verdict on Pistorius TV trial
Lucas Di Grassi wins the first Formula E race after a spectacular crash on the last corner.
The family of Ghoncheh Ghavami, a British-Iranian woman being held in Iran after going to a men's volleyball match, appeal for her release.
Former Germany midfielder Thomas Hitzlsperger believes football is tackling homophobia, despite no openly gay players.
Mark Allen comes from 5-2 down to beat world number one Mark Selby 6-5 and reach the Shanghai Masters final.
Adrian Peterson, who plays for NFL side Minnesota Vikings, is arrested in Texas for allegedly hitting his young son with a tree branch.