Hollande signs gay marriage bill
President Francois Hollande signs into law a controversial bill making France the eighth in Europe, and 14th globally, to legalise gay marriage.
Tory 'loons' remarks on front pages
Remarks about Tory 'loons' dominate
Dozens injured in US train crash
About 60 people have been injured, five critically, after a head-on, rush-hour collision between two commuter trains near New York, officials say.
Celebrities drop big bucks on new homes
Mouthy bird won't stop saying...
Disco the parakeet simply won't shut up. And it's really cute. And real!
Actor Edward Furlong arrested
Actor Edward Furlong tried to hide, but ended up caught and behind bars in California for allegedly violating a protective order filed against him by an ex-girlfriend, authorities said.
NY student killed in home invasion
A 21-year-old Hofstra University junior was fatally shot early Friday in an exchange of gunfire between a suspected home invader and police who came to the house, officials said.
Afghan MPs to debate women's rights
Afghan MPs are to debate a law to prevent violence against women, amid a fierce argument between leading Afghan women over tactics.
Litvinenko widow calls for inquiry
The widow of former KGB spy Alexander Litvinenko calls for the inquest into his death to be abandoned and replaced with a public inquiry.
Moments of impact
John Tlumacki shot some of the most dramatic images of the Boston Marathon bombings.