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Clashes at Trump San Diego rally

Skirmishes flare between supporters and opponents of Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump as he visits the city of San Diego in California.

Blair warns against Corbyn 'experiment'
It would be a "very dangerous experiment" for the UK to give Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn power, former Labour Prime Minister Tony Blair warns.

WW2 plane crashes into New York river
A World War Two vintage aircraft crashes into the Hudson River between New York and New Jersey, reportedly killing the pilot.

Children 'denied mental health support'
Mental health services turned away more than a quarter of children referred for support without help in England in 2015, a report says.

Depp ordered to stay away from wife
A US judge orders actor Johnny Depp to stay away from his estranged wife, actress Amber Heard, after an alleged assault.

'Move Olympics over Zika' call rejected
More than 100 leading scientists say the Rio Olympics should be moved or postponed due to the Zika outbreak - but the World Health Organization rejects this.

Spurs to play at Wembley next season
Tottenham will play Champions League home games at Wembley next season - and could play all home matches there in 2017-18.

Miliband 'call to arms' for young voters
Former Labour leader Ed Miliband is to issue a "call to arms", urging young people to register to vote in next month's EU referendum.

Huge gas explosion 'shakes homes'
An open gas mains fire causes homes to "shake" after it exploded on the Kent estuary, a witness says.

Ex-Argentine junta leader jailed
Former Argentine junta leader Reynaldo Bignone is sentenced to 20 years in prison over Operation Condor killing of left-wing activists.

Events mark Battle of Jutland centenary
The centenary of the largest naval battle of World War One is to be officially commemorated in Rosyth and South Queensferry.

Becket bone relic taken to Canterbury
A bone fragment believed to come from the remains of St Thomas Becket will be carried into Canterbury Cathedral, 845 years after his death.

VIDEO: Plane crashes into New York river
A small plane crashes in the Hudson River between New York and New Jersey.

VIDEO: Giant cruise ship 'a construction site'
Some of the first paying passengers on the world's biggest cruise ship have described it as "a construction site" and a "serious risk to those on board".

VIDEO: Call for Olympic Games move over Zika
The World Health Organization has dismissed calls for the Rio Olympic Games to be moved because of the Zika outbreak in Brazil.

VIDEO: Washington gets a mural makeover
A neighbourhood in Washington has been made over with murals by both international and local artists.

VIDEO: Protests over Brazil's 'culture of rape'
Brazil's interim president calls an emergency meeting of state security ministers after a sex attack on a teenage girl in Rio de Janeiro prompted widespread anger.

VIDEO: Russia will 'respond if we see rockets'
Russia's President Vladimir Putin has said Russia might be forced to respond to US moves in Europe.

VIDEO: Why 'funslinger' is taking off in schools
The game of "funslinger" is coming to a growing number of UK schools and claims to feature one of the longest throws of any sport.

VIDEO: Heard leaves court with bruised face
Amber Heard has left court in Los Angeles, where she was granted a restraining order against her estranged husband, Johnny Depp.

Depp assault claims on front pages
A restraining order issued against actor Johnny Depp attracts headlines, along with President Obama's visit to Hiroshima and a call to raise the driving licence renewal age to 75.