South Africa midfielder Dean Furman speaks of the "utter devastation" of his team-mates following the death of Senzo Meyiwa.
Sandy Easdale says Mike Ashley should bring financial stability to Rangers and revealed there are no plans to change the manager.
One of the people who died in a beach tragedy in Cornwall could have been trying to save young surfers in difficulty, the RNLI says.
A tense calm is reported in the northern Lebanese city of Tripoli after days of deadly fighting between Sunni militants and government troops.
Nigeria's militant Islamist group Boko Haram forces abducted women and girls to go to the front line to help fight the military, a report says.
German business confidence has fallen to its lowest level in almost two years, a survey suggests, raising concerns about the strength of Europe's largest economy.
Marussia have become the second F1 team to be placed in administration in less than a week, it is confirmed.
Five uncapped players are named in the South Africa squad for the four-Test tour of the northern hemisphere.
Senzo Meyiwa, the captain and goalkeeper of South Africa's national football team, has died after being shot by intruders at his girlfriend's home, police say.
Shrien Dewani, the British businessman accused of arranging the murder of his wife in South Africa, met a gay escort three times, a court is told.
An Ecuadorean woman injured in a Palestinian attack in Jerusalem on Wednesday dies, bringing the death toll to two.
South Africa's football coach Ephraim Mashaba has paid tribute to captain Senzo Meyiwa, who died after being shot by intruders.
Defence Secretary Michael Fallon says he "misspoke" when warning that parts of the UK could be "swamped" by immigrants without changes to EU rules.
US actress Marcia Strassman, best known for her roles in 1970s sitcom Welcome Back Kotter and 1989 film Honey I Shrunk the Kids, dies aged 66.
Kremlin in defiant mood as Western sanctions bite
Billy Elliot director Stephen Daldry's new film Trash, set amid the slums of Rio de Janeiro, wins the top prize at the Rome Film Festival.
An interim governor in appointed in the Mexican state of Guerrero, where 43 students went missing after clashing with police a month ago.
South Korean prosecutors seek the death penalty for the captain of the Sewol ferry, which sank in April killing more than 300 people.
Senior officials from Qatar have strongly denied claims the country is supporting terrorist groups in Syria such as Islamic State.
The San Francisco Giants beat the Kansas City Royals 5-0 in Game Five to lead 3-2 in the best-of-seven World Series.