The UN receives reports of atrocities being committed by IS militants as Iraqi forces close in on Mosul.
A photo from 2013 has really confused the internet - again.
Brazil legend Carlos Alberto, the captain of the 1970 World Cup-winning side and scorer of one of the greatest goals in history, dies aged 72.
A man in America, called "tree guy", is arrested after crossing the road dressed as - you guessed it - a tree.
One Belgian region is standing between Europe and Canada's attempts to broker a trade agreement.
The BBC's M Ilyas Khan asks why militants are attacking Quetta, a city caught in struggles between regional powers and militant groups.
The Vatican says it will open its files relating to military rule in Argentina to victims and their relatives.
A new table claims Iraqis are the kindest to strangers, while Myanmar is the most generous country on earth.
Brazilian police have rescued, by chance, a man who neighbours said had been held in captivity by his own family for more than 20 years.
Guards watch him 24/7 and it's driving the jailed drug lord insane, his partner says.