Remains of more than 340 Yazidi Kurds were found in a mass grave outside Mosul. They are believed to have been executed by Isis terrorists.
Shops, hotels and even West End theatres will cash in on the royal wedding of Prince Harry to American actress Meghan Markle.
Islamic terror group Isis has unveiled a poster urging jihadists to attack the Vatican in the run up to Christmas.
A drunk driver in handcuffs, Dominic O'Neill, has been jailed for stealing a police car and crashing it into oncoming traffic.
Saudi Arabia has arrested its second richest man, Sheik Mohammed Hussein Al-Amoudi, as part of a wide-ranging 'anti-corruption drive' - while Ethiopia looks on nervously.
Jurors have failed to reach a verdict in the trial of British Army sergeant Emile Cilliers, accused of attempting to murder his wife by tampering with her parachute.
Australia's Olympic Stadium will be demolished and rebuilt as part of a mulitibillion overhaul of sports grounds in New South Wales.
Bailiffs who turned up to serve an eviction notice were shocked to find the mummified corpse of a man who had died four years ago.
Woof-Tang Clan also offered T-shirts parodying classic rap albums like 3 Feet High and Rising and Return to the 36 Chambers: The Dirty Version.
Huw Jones killed himself after learning he was the centre of a police investigation over the possession of indecent images, an inquest heard.
A friendly between Leeds United Under-23s and Welsh side Rhyl was anything but - and was abandoned after a mass brawl broke out between the players.
Girlfriend whose prisoner partner died after they shared 'meth-laden kiss' jailed for drug smuggling
An Oregon woman whose prisoner boyfriend died after they shared a meth-laden kiss was jailed for two years on a drug conspiracy charge.
Australian heiress Olivia Mead saw her $25m inheritance slashed by more than a quarter after the estate of her mining mogul father appealed against her extravagant lifestyle.
Suspected human remains have been found by shocked engineers in an Aldi car park in Stalybridge, Greater Manchester.
Police cornered fugitive after decade-long hunt.
Reg Buttress started work more than eight decades ago as a 13-year-old miner's mate in south Wales. He later went on to work for Sainsbury's.
A cheese from Cornwall, Cornish Kern, has been crowned as the best in the world – beating off mature competition from Italy and Austria.
A New Jersey animal shelter faces a suit to stop its annual blessing of stray dogs and cats on the grounds that it is unconstitutional.
Adele Rennie pleaded guilty to 18 charges including stalking, sexual offences, data protection breaches and attempting to pervert justice.
Passengers received an ear-splitting start to their holidays after being forced to endure a faulty speaker that buzzed for most of their ten-hour flight from London to Las Vegas.
An American war between races was one of the confused reasons behind the brutal 1960s killing spree carried out by Charles Manson and his followers.
A fire breather accidentally turned himself into a human torch on Belfast street as he performed "the most dangerous trick you can do with fire".
Debra Tate, the sister of actress Sharon Tate, who was murdered on the orders of Charles Manson, said a prayer when she heard the notorious cult leader was dead.
An Oxford man has been arrested for administering poison with intent to cause grievous bodily harm after police officers attempted to arrest him at his home.
A radioactive cloud over Europe points to an accident at a nuclear facility in Russia or Kazakhstan in the last week of September, said the French nuclear safety institute IRSN.
Six men and three women face offences that include controlling bank accounts and the stealing wages of the people they smuggled to the UK.
The Philippines controversial president Rodrigo Duterte said he stabbed a person to death as a teenager.
A Philadelphia woman abruptly ended a date after she found out the man voted for Donald Trump, as last year's election complicates the mating game.
Top US college Harvard University hosted a sex workshop aimed at teaching students the joy of anal sex.
A sprawling Nazi holiday camp built by Hitler has been turned into a luxury resort - boasting apartments worth more than £500,000.