Lewis Hamilton believes he has put together the best season of his F1 career as he chases the drivers' title with Mercedes.
Comedy star Adam Sandler signs a deal with Netflix to produce and star in four movies for the video streaming site.
Fernando Alonso has refused to rule out leaving F1 giants Ferrari before the end of his contract, which runs until 2016.
Ahead of Sunday's presidential election, Wyre Davis travels to the depths of the Amazon rainforest in Brazil to hear voters' views on the presidential candidates.
Ukraine's economy is likely to suffer more than previously predicted because of the conflict in the east of the country, the World Bank has said.
A busy road in Rio de Janeiro is brought to a halt by a gun battle between soldiers and gang members.
China's state media strongly back Hong Kong's embattled leader CY Leung, while condemning democracy protests as "chaos".
Two pro-democracy protests, 25 years apart, same outcome?
Singer Kate Bush performs the last of a series of 22 comeback concerts in London, suggesting it will be "a while" before she appears on stage again.
Manchester United's Luke Shaw is named in the England Under-21 squad to face Croatia in the Euro 2015 play-off.
The UN coordinator for Ebola has called for a "rapid and very strong response" from the international community "to get the disease under control".
Rafael Nadal defeats German qualifier Peter Gojowczyk 6-3 6-4 to reach the quarter-finals of the China Open in Beijing.
American football player CJ Spillman is being investigated over an alleged sexual assault, police say, the latest such case to rock the NFL.
Singer and songwriter Lynsey de Paul has died at the age of 64, following a suspected brain haemorrhage.
Dance stars of the future are being sought in a UK competition backed by Sadler's Wells and the BBC to be shown on BBC Four and BBC Two.
Andrew North visits New Delhi railway station to see if Prime Minister Narendra Modi's 'Clean India' drive is proving a success.
RAF jets conduct fresh strikes against Islamic State in Iraq, carrying out a precision bombing attack on an armed pickup truck.
A young politician with Venezuela's governing PSUV party, Robert Serra, is found dead at his home in Caracas alongside his partner.
Rengin Arslan reports from the Turkey-Syria border, where strangers are helping families fleeing attacks by Islamic State.
Japanese stocks close sharply lower after weak manufacturing data out of the US and Europe raises concerns about the health of the global economy.