NYPD asked followers to tweet a photo of themselves with officers and add the hashtag "myNYPD" as part of a social media campaign.
Moscow has again warned that it will retaliate if it judges that the interests of Russian people are being threatened in Ukraine.
US actress Jodie Foster marries her girlfriend, Alexandra Hedison, the actress' representative confirms.
Controversial plans to end the need for evidence in Scottish criminal trials to come from two sources are put on hold for at least a year.
The mother of the Hillsborough disaster's youngest victim has said he would have been ''very proud'' of his cousin, England Captain Steven Gerrard.
Karim Benzema's goal gives Real Madrid the advantage as holders Bayern Munich lose semi-final first leg in Spain.
Sherpa guides in Nepal are meeting climbers at Everest base camp to decide whether to continue ascents after an avalanche on Friday killed 16 of their colleagues.
Four people, two of them police, are killed in the Kenyan capital Nairobi by a car bomb outside a police station.
Facebook reports growing earnings on surging mobile advertising revenue as chief finance officer David Ebersman prepares to leave.
RAF fighter jets were scrambled to investigate two Russian military aircraft spotted approaching UK airspace, the Ministry of Defence (MoD) says.
Scotland's first minister Alex Salmond insists Scottish independence would be a boon for the north of England because it would rebalance the UK economy.
Liverpool plan to redevelop parts of Anfield to increase the ground's capacity to around 59,000.
Russia will respond to any attack on its interests in Ukraine, Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov says, drawing a parallel with the 2008 Georgia war.
The Duchess of Cornwall's brother, Mark Shand, dies in a New York hospital after sustaining a serious head injury in a fall.
Rival Palestinian factions Fatah and Hamas announce a reconciliation deal, saying they will seek to form a unity government in the coming weeks.
A naked man who threw his boxer shorts at a police officer during a strip search was unlawfully Tasered, a court hears.
Paul Farbrace is confirmed as England's new assistant coach to Peter Moores after quitting as Sri Lanka head coach.
The White House has strongly condemned the massacre of civilians in South Sudan calling it a betrayal of the people by their leaders.
Eighteen men unhappy at being paid less than their female colleagues win an equal pay claim against a university.
Manchester United's teenage winger Adnan Januzaj commits his international future to the Belgium national side.