One man is killed and several people are hurt following lightning strikes on crowded Venice Beach in Los Angeles, California.
Gaza and southern Israel see an upsurge in violence despite a plea by the UN secretary general for a cessation of hostilities.
Jazz Carlin becomes the first Welsh woman to win Commonwealth gold in the pool in 40 years with victory in the 800m freestyle.
UK scientists model the physical attributes that underpin our social judgements about strangers.
Poultry processing plants in Llangefni and Scunthorpe alleged to have committed hygiene breaches are rated "good" and "generally satisfactory".
Conservative MP David Ruffley, who had been criticised after receiving a police caution for common assault, is to retire from Parliament at the next election.
Swimmer Jazz Carlin claims Team Wales' third gold medal of Glasgow 2014 with a storming victory in the 800m freestyle.
Russia will appeal a court decision ordering it to pay the biggest compensation package to date, amounting to $50bn (£29.5bn) in damages.
Lightning strikes, hail, torrential rain and flash flooding cause severe travel problems across large areas of south-east England.
BBC Radio 4's You and Yours programme spoke to one woman who had chosen to end her life after being diagnosed with two brain tumours - and to her daughter about what happened next.
Government guidance that fracking licences can only be issued for beauty spots in "exceptional circumstances" receives a mixed response from campaigners.
Security officials in Ukraine say the Malaysia Airlines jet downed in eastern Ukraine suffered an explosive loss of pressure caused by missile shrapnel.
Southampton's Morgan Schneiderlin and Jay Rodriguez are close to joining former boss Mauricio Pochettino at Tottenham.
Watch as an "extraordinary" 59-point badminton rally develops during the mixed team final between Malaysia and England.
Ian Bell stars with a superb 167 as England take control of the third Test against India on day two, declaring on 569-7.
EU talks on tougher sanctions against Russia over Ukraine are "moving in the right direction", No 10 says.
French foreign minister reveals that the pilots of Air Algerie flight AH5017 requested to return to Burkina Faso after hitting bad weather.
Arsenal complete the signing of teenage Southampton defender Calum Chambers for a fee understood to be about £16m.
Lloyds Banking Group is fined £218m for "serious misconduct" relating to key interest rates including Libor.
Jess Judd and Jodie Williams are determined to make their mark at Glasgow 2014, as BBC Sport's Tom Fordyce finds out.