A decorated Iraq war veteran who scaled a fence and got into
the White House had over 800 rounds of ammunition in his car
and was arrested in July with a sniper rifle and a map
marking the executive mansion, a federal prosecutor says.
The stage musical of "The Lion King" has generated the
highest total box office of any production in any
entertainment medium, with worldwide takings of more than
$6.2 billion, a spokesman for Walt Disney Co says.
British Prime Minister David Cameron tried to head off a
rebellion in his Conservative party over a promise of new
powers for Scotland, highlighting the difficulty of giving
Scots what they want after last week's referendum on Scottish
The death toll from the collapse of a church guesthouse in
Lagos has risen to 115, South African government minister
Jeff Radebe says, urging the heavily criticised Nigerian
government to investigate the "tragedy".
Thousands of students braved sweltering heat in Hong Kong to
demand greater democracy as they launched a week-long boycott
of classes, underscoring a restive younger generation's
determination to challenge the Chinese Communist Party.
Chelsea icon Frank Lampard scored for Manchester City to end
his old club's perfect start to the Premier League season
while Leicester City came from 3-1 down to beat Manchester
United 5-3 on a remarkable day in the Premier League.