Chelsea qualify for the Champions League knockout phase as they ruthlessly beat Roberto Di Matteo's Schalke.
Lawyers for Michael Brown's family say the process that cleared a police officer who shot dead the teenager in Ferguson is "broken" and "unfair".
A pay package proposed for the new head of gas giant BG Group is branded "excessive and inflammatory" by the Institute of Directors.
Two female suicide bombers blow themselves up at a crowded market in the northern Nigerian city of Maiduguri, killing 78 people, hospital staff say.
One of two men who murdered Fusilier Lee Rigby in London last year studied at an Islamic college in west Wales, a report finds.
A woman whose 80-year-old former lover is accused of a revenge attack against her tells a court a masked attacker threw acid in her face.
Former cabinet minister David Mellor is secretly recorded having a heated row and swearing at a taxi driver, a tabloid newspaper reports.
A cat suffered two broken legs and was blasted at least twice with a shotgun, a veterinary practice in Cornwall says.
David Cameron says internet companies must act on terrorist material, after it emerges one of Lee Rigby's killers spoke on Facebook about wanting to murder a soldier.
The dairy industry is in a desperate state, a government committee hears.
The US town of Ferguson has seen rioting and looting after a jury decided not to bring charges over the killing of a black teenager.
A problem with the freezing of stem cells may have contributed to the death of a 12-year-old girl with cancer, a coroner rules.
An "internet predator" admits stabbing to death a 14-year-old boy after meeting him online.
Two students who wrote a poem complaining to Tesco say they were "very impressed" to receive a reply - in verse.
Former West Indies batsman Phil Simmons hopes Phil Hughes is as lucky as he was with his recovery from a serious head injury.
Rescue teams are searching for survivors in the rubble of a block of flats that collapsed in Egypt's capital Cairo, killing at least 17 people.
England bowler Steven Finn could miss England's first one-day international against Sri Lanka with a groin injury.
Charitable and down to earth, Steven Naismith seems to buck the trend of self-centred footballers - except perhaps to Rangers fans.