A crew member on the US police reality TV show Cops is shot and killed when Nebraska police open fire on a robbery suspect.
The elusive street artist Banksy has helped save a boys club in his home city of Bristol.
The number of people looking for work in France rises 0.8% in July, as PM Manuel Valls promises business leaders to speed up reform.
The assistant of American painter Jasper Johns has pleaded guilty to selling artworks worth $6.5m (£3.9m) he stole from the artist's studio.
Neuroscientists artificially turn a mouse's fearful memory into a positive one, and vice versa.
Can Qantas fix its financial troubles?
HP is asking the owners of more than six million power cables to send back the cords to avoid the risk of being burnt by the kit.
Eating tomatoes may lower the risk of prostate cancer, research suggests.
IMF head Christine Lagarde says she has been placed under formal investigation for negligence in a French fraud case but has not been charged.
McDonald's says it will appeal against a court ruling in Moscow ordering the closure for 90 days of four of its Russian outlets.
A Banksy artwork that was painted on a wall outside a cash-strapped youth club is sold to a private collector for £403,000.
Profits at Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba have nearly tripled, latest filings reveal, ahead of the firm's planned US stock market debut later this year.
The German government announced proposals to tackle alleged abuses of the benefits system by migrants from elsewhere in the European Union.
Nigerian schools are ordered to remain shut, delaying the new academic year until 13 October as part of measures to prevent the spread of Ebola.
Clothes firm sorry over 'Holocaust T-shirt'
How prosperous Norway has avoided the 'curse of oil'
A pest controller takes on the "biggest job of his career" when he is called to deal with a nest of more than 5,000 wasps.
Ten groups have been chosen as finalists in a $10m (£6m) competition to develop a real-life "tricorder" - the medical scanner used in Star Trek.
A novel inspired by the daily toil of a shepherdess and a biography of a Booker prize-winning author win the UK's oldest literary awards.
California has been hit by its worst drought in a century and many say the problem is only going to get worse.