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US military tried to free Foley
A US secret military mission recently tried but failed to free American hostages in Syria, including murdered reporter James Foley, US officials say.
Israel kills top Hamas commanders
Three senior Hamas military commanders are killed in an Israeli air strike on a house in Gaza, militants say.
Silva runs for Brazilian presidency
The Brazilian Socialist Party names environmental campaigner Marina Silva as its new presidential candidate, replacing Eduardo Campos who died last week.
Thailand coup general named as PM
Thailand's junta leader General Prayuth Chan-ocha, who led a coup in May, is named the new prime minister, after a parliamentary vote.
Pakistan talks over protests begin
Talks between Pakistan's government and two protest groups are taking place, after protesters occupied a high-security zone in Islamabad.
Former Irish PM Albert Reynolds dies
Ireland's former prime minister Albert Reynolds has died.
Shakira song 'broke copyright laws'
Colombian pop star Shakira's hit song Loca was indirectly copied from a Dominican songwriter's work, a US federal judge rules.
Chinese cult murder trial opens
The trial of a group of cult members in China who beat a woman to death at a McDonald's restaurant opens in Yantai in Shandong province.
Russia convoy 'near Ukraine customs'
Four lorries from a 280-strong Russian aid convoy move into the customs zone near Ukraine's border, a Ukrainian security official says.
India court stays sisters' execution
A court in India puts on hold the execution of two sisters convicted of murdering children they kidnapped and forced to beg and steal, a lawyer confirms.
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