Top Twitter boss accidentally tweets a private message about acquiring a company.
Eight hostages, including a US adviser are freed by local forces from al-Qaeda-linked group in Yemen, officials say.
British TV productions win three awards at the International Emmys in the US, including a best drama prize for axed Channel 4 series Utopia.
Burial workers in the Sierra Leonean city of Kenema go on strike in protest at non-payment of allowances for handling Ebola victims.
Two more Bill Cosby shows are axed as the veteran comedian continues to face allegations of sexual assault.
Rescue teams are searching for survivors in the rubble of a block of flats that collapsed in Egypt's capital Cairo, killing at least 10 people.
Sony Pictures Entertainment has been targeted by computer hackers in an attack which reports say has forced the company to shut down its corporate network.
Restaurants in conservative Arab kingdom worried about 'flirting'.
A mysterious explosion heard across parts of Manchester and Salford remains unexplained.
Local police chief says Ferguson has experienced its worst night of rioting yet, with 150 shots fired by rioters after decision not to charge police officer.
Balotelli to stay in England, Chelsea pull out of race for Reus, Gundogan keen on Premier League, plus more.
The unlikely city that claims it has the most in the world
Pope Francis will address the European Parliament and Council of Europe on Tuesday, but will not meet Strasbourg's Catholics.
Former Australian Test cricketer Phillip Hughes is taken to hospital after being knocked unconscious by a short delivery.
Voting begins in India's Jammu and Kashmir state where PM Narendra Modi's BJP is making an attempt to win power for the first time.
Former cabinet minister David Mellor has been secretly recorded having a heated row with a taxi driver about the quickest route to take, a tabloid newspaper reports.
The grand jury in Missouri decides not to charge the police officer who shot the unarmed teenager Michael Brown in Ferguson.
Authorities in Hong Kong tell protesters to leave their camp in Mong Kok, as bailiffs prepare to enforce a court order and clear the site.
Documentary depicts history's smallest superstar
Urban agriculture plays a much more extensive role in global food security than previously estimated, a study using satellite data suggests.