Amnesty International says it has proof Islamic State militants have launched a campaign of ethnic cleansing against minorities in northern Iraq.
Mayor of London Boris Johnson says plans for an airport in the Thames Estuary, dubbed "Boris Island", are not dead despite a commission looking into the UK's airport needs rejecting the idea.
The FBI looks into allegations that the online accounts of celebrities have been hacked, leading to intimate pictures being posted online.
There are "significant difficulties" with preventing British-born terror suspects from re-entering the country, the reviewer of terror laws says.
The parents of Ashya King have had their case put under "immediate review", the Crown Prosecution Service says.
South Yorkshire Police commissions an independent investigation into its handling of the Rotherham child abuse scandal, while Labour suspends four members in the town.
Russia is to adjust its military doctrine as a result of the Ukraine crisis and Nato's increasing presence in eastern Europe, a top Russian official says.
The number of people admitted to hospital for skin cancer treatment in England rose by nearly a third in five years, figures show.
The number of people struggling with payday loans has risen by 42% in the past year, according to the debt charity StepChange.
A British activist who campaigns for better labour conditions is on trial in Thailand charged with criminal defamation.
Pupils up to the age of seven in England will be entitled to a free hot school lunch from this week, as schools re-open for the new term.
Jimi Jamison, the lead singer for US rock band Survivor, who sang and co-wrote the theme tune for hit TV series Baywatch, dies aged 63.
A dog was rescued by the RNLI on Sunday after going missing for nearly 10 days in a chance sighting close to Foreland Point, in North Devon.
BBC News talks to Ian Lowe, a blacksmith who teaches other people an ancient art he believes to be future-proof.
Max started writing code when he was six. He told BBC News why he thought more children being taught how to program in schools was a good idea.
Will Ferrell has a playful jibe at Andy Murray's fashion sense during the US Open in New York
A tabby cat has been hailed a hero after she woke up her owner to alert him to a fire which destroyed his home in Melbourne, Australia.
A public appeal is launched to save the Wedgwood Museum pottery collection, which is being sold to pay off the ceramics firm's pension bill.
Plans have been unveiled for one of the South West's biggest solar farms on the Somerset Levels.
BBC News asks adults to answer some of the questions that could appear on English schools' new curriculum.
Among the stories fascinating Tuesday's press are whether British forces will engage jihadists in Iraq, and the mass hacking of celebrities' iCloud accounts.
An engraving found at a cave in Gibraltar may be the most compelling evidence yet for Neanderthal art.
Water voles - one of the UK's rarest animals - have re-established a population at an RSPB Scotland reserve in the Highlands.
Radamel Falcao's loan move to Manchester United was the major deadline day signing as summer spending hits a record £835m.
Track all of the confirmed signings as they happen in England, Scotland and across Europe.
Andy Murray says he is close to playing his best tennis after beating Jo-Wilfried Tsonga to reach the US Open quarter-finals.
European captain Paul McGinley says personal feelings will "go out of the window" when he chooses his Ryder Cup team.
Charlotte Edwards stars as England thrash South Africa by nine wickets in the opening game of their three-match Twenty20 series.
Premier League clubs have been on a player buying spree, with spending at £835m, as the end of the transfer window passes.
Card fraud in Asia costs banks $400m a year and is rising by up to 25% a year, according to software analytics firm Fico.