Sam Burgess will be tried in different positions by Bath after making the switch from rugby league to union.
The House of Commons is debating government policy on drugs, with MPs from all parties calling for a review of 40-year old legislation on drug misuse.
Democratic candidate for lieutenant governor in Arkansas John Burkhalter said being a male stripper in Little Rock was one of the many “tough jobs” he had in his past.
Police in Delaware are looking for the husband of a state senator who was caught on video taking down political signs put up by Republican challengers.
There is no link between tough laws and levels of illegal drug use, a Home Office study finds, sparking a policy row within the coalition government.
A Home Office minister insists a change of policy on Mediterranean search-and-rescue operations would save lives - after MPs call it "shameful" and "a new low".
A German lorry driver who carried out hundreds of shootings on the country's motorways has been jailed for more than 10 years.
Lenovo completes a $2.9bn takeover of Google's Motorola handset division, which it says makes it the third biggest smartphone maker.
There have been ties in the Senate before. One as recently as 13 years ago. But unlike professional sports, there isn’t a standard procedure to work out a Senate tie.
As many as 20 to 30 former Guantanamo Bay detainees -- some of whom were released within the last three years -- are suspected by intelligence and Defense officials of having joined forces with the Islamic State and other militant groups inside Syria, Fox News has learned.
The builders of an unmanned supply rocket which exploded on the way to the International Space Station have vowed to find the cause of the failure.
A nurse who cared for Ebola patients in Sierra Leone is fighting the US state of Maine over its right to quarantine her against her will.
The director of China's internet regulator admits that some foreign websites cannot be visited but denies shutting them down.
Lufthansa has lowered its profit guidance for 2015 due to concerns about a global economic slowdown and competition over fares.
Sierra Leone has one of the world's highest infant mortality rates, and the Ebola outbreak is likely to push it even higher.
Pulitzer Prize-winning US poet Galway Kinnell, best known for his spiritual poems connecting the experiences of daily life to larger forces, dies aged 87.
A military court in South Korea gives prison sentences ranging from 25 to 45 years to four soldiers involved in the death of a junior soldier.
Tunisia's secularist Nidaa Tounes party wins 81 seats in parliament, pushing the Islamists of Ennahda into second place, official results show.
Molten lava from a volcano erupting on Hawaii's Big Island has been flowing slowly across the island.
Denmark burns UK waste for heating