Pressure grows on crime commissioner - Wed, 27 Aug 2014
Pressure is growing on South Yorkshire's police commissioner to resign in the wake of a damning report into child abuse in Rotherham.
IS accused of Syria mass atrocities - Wed, 27 Aug 2014
The UN accuses IS militants of war crimes, and the Syrian government of using chemical agents in eight separate incidents in a new report.
Banksy sale raises £400k for club - Wed, 27 Aug 2014
A Banksy artwork that was painted on a wall outside a cash-strapped youth club is sold to a private collector for £403,000.
Ukraine rebels enter coastal town - Wed, 27 Aug 2014
Pro-Russian separatists in eastern Ukraine push their way into the port of Novoazovsk, threatening to open up a new front in the war.
US girl, nine, kills gun instructor - Wed, 27 Aug 2014
A nine-year-old girl kills her shooting instructor by accident while being shown how to use an Uzi submachine gun at a firing range in Arizona.