Son saves father from despair of family loss
Oscar Pistorius is unlikely to want to compete again after he is jailed for killing his girlfriend, says a psychiatrist.
Sir Alex Ferguson defends himself against suggestions David Moyes inherited an "antiquated" structure at Manchester United.
Wyoming has become the latest state to allow gay marriage, bringing the national wave of expanded rights for same-sex couples to a state where the 1998 beating death of Matthew Shepard still influences national perceptions.
The Obama administration announced Tuesday that all U.S.-bound travelers from three Ebola-stricken African countries will be required to fly into one of five airports that are conducting additional screening.
An appeal against the sentences of three jailed al-Jazeera journalists will be heard by an Egyptian court on 1 January, relatives say.
Celebrity magazine Heat apologises to actor and singer Justin Timberlake and his wife Jessica Biel after publishing a "false and unfounded story" questioning their marriage.
Tributes have been paid to Australia's controversial former prime minister Gough Whitlam who died on Tuesday at the age of 98.
Race, culture and language in common - but who are the Kurds?
Authorities in two US states are reviewing unsolved cases for links to an Indiana man being held on suspicion of killing seven women.
Hong Kong officials end a first round of talks with student leaders to try to resolve an impasse that sparked weeks of pro-democracy protests.
Ebola. The Islamic State. The financial markets. Health care. The latest controversy to bubble up in the Texas gubernatorial race involves none of these. Instead, Democrat Wendy Davis is trying to make an issue out of whether her Republican rival would support a ban on interracial marriage.
Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett has signed into law a measure he says is intended to curb the "obscene celebrity" he says is cultivated by convicts like Mumia Abu-Jamal, who is serving a life sentence for the 1981 killing of a Philadelphia police officer.
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius is sentenced to five years in jail for killing his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
Italian police break a crime ring that defrauded the state of €1.7bn euros.
Concerned key voter groups are sitting midterms out Obama wants it known that dissident Dems had his OK to badmouth him.
McDonald's and Coca Cola post profits down sharply in the three months to the end of September, with both seeing sales under pressure in the US.
Sunderland's 2,500 fans who travelled to watch their side defeated 8-0 at Southampton will have their ticket costs refunded.
Naval vessels scouring Swedish waters for a suspected foreign submarine focus on a bay near Stockholm on the fifth day of their search.
The Duchess of Cambridge makes her first public appearance since announcing her second pregnancy.