Images from around the world taken over the past 24 hours
Jules Bianchi remains "critical but stable" in hospital, nearly four weeks after he crashed at the Japanese Grand Prix.
The number of people unemployed in Germany fell this month, confounding predictions of a slight rise.
ISIS, Ebola, and other foreign policy crises destroy Dems' micromarketing wedge issues strategy.
Why Russian planes are keeping Nato pilots busy
The US economy grew at an annual rate of 3.5% in the third quarter, a better figure than economists were expecting.
Younus Khan hits a third successive hundred as Pakistan close day one of the final Test with Australia on 304-2.
Wisconsin Democratic gubernatorial candidate Mary Burke is responding to allegations she was fired from her family's company, Trek Bicycle Corp., reportedly claiming that in fact her two-year hiatus was the result of downsizing.
Indian police are hunting for thieves who tunnelled into a bank and fled with valuables worth hundreds of thousands of dollars.
US attempts to have director Roman Polanski arrested for sex offences while visiting Poland fail.
After eight years in the proverbial wilderness, Republicans are feeling confident about their chances of reclaiming the Senate majority in next week’s elections – as the two-year, bare-knuckle battle boils down to about 10 key races in the final days.
Scientists and government officials are meeting in Copenhagen to edit a report on the causes, impact and solutions to global warming.
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.