The ban on Russia's anti-doping agency has been lifted, subject to various conditions, in a decision greeted with dismay by campaigners.
A French court has ordered Marine Le Pen to submit to a psychiatric evaluation as part of its investigation into her decision to post images of Islamic State executions on Twitter.
A US judge has denied a request by prosecutors to allow additional women who have accused comedian Bill Cosby of sexual misconduct to tell their stories at his sentencing hearing.
A woman armed with a handgun has opened fire at a US pharmacy distribution centre, killing three people and wounding three others before taking her own life.
Britain's former Brexit minister David Davis says up to 40 lawmakers from Prime Minister Theresa May's party will vote against her plans to leave the EU, meaning she may struggle to get her deal through parliament.
A nine-track album from Prince's vast vault of unreleased material goes on sale on Friday, along with a new video highlighting gun violence.
A lawyer for the woman accusing Brett Kavanaugh, President Donald Trump's US Supreme Court nominee, of sexual assault says she is willing to appear sometime next week if certain terms are met.
World heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua expects his title defence against Russian Alexander Povetkin to be his toughest fight since Wladimir Klitschko - and to end with a similar outcome.
Danny Cipriani has been left out of England's training squad for next week's training camp in Bristol.
Pakistani authorities have released former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and his daughter from jail after a court suspended sentences over the purchase of upscale apartments in London.
NZ director Sir Peter Jackson has spoken with actor Ashley Judd's legal team and could furnish "powerful'' testimony supporting her sexual harassment case against film producer Harvey Weinstein, her attorney says.
US President Donald Trump has warned South Carolina "water is coming your way" from more floods as the death toll from Hurricane Florence continues to climb.
Manchester City has suffered a surprise 2-1 defeat at home to Olympique Lyonnais.
A week before the start of training camp, Minnesota Timberwolves guard Jimmy Butler reportedly has requested a trade.
North Korea has agreed to "permanently" abolish its key missile facilities, and says it is willing to close its main nuclear complex if the US takes unspecified "reciprocal action".
The Los Angeles City Council voted to direct the City Attorney's Office to draft an ordinance banning fur apparel and accessories.
At least eight people at a Sydney hotel were hospitalised on Wednesday after breathing toxic gases flowing through the building's air conditioning system.
Designer Roksanda Ilincic reveals art inspired designs and Steven Tai embraces diversity in modelling at London Fashion Week.
After decades spent battling an influx of heroin, Scotland is now striving to get to grips with modern-day slaves from Vietnam.
Poverty and crime in South Africa are driving a surge in the illegal harvesting of the abalone off its shores.