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Trump says Brett Kavanaugh accusations 'totally political'

"I am with him all the way," the president says of the embattled US Supreme Court nominee. READ MORE

Scrabble adds 300 new words to US version of game

OK is among 300 added to the list of allowed words by the game's official dictionary. READ MORE

Angela Merkel apologises over Maassen's controversial promotion

The German leader "regrets" promoting a controversial spymaster and almost scuppering her coalition. READ MORE

Ronaldo scores to maintain Juve's perfect start

Cristiano Ronaldo forgot all about his red card and tears in the Champions League as he added another goal to his Juventus tally. READ MORE

Mud volcano erupts in Azerbaijan

The world's second-biggest mud volcano has sent plumes of smoke and flames up to 300m into the sky. READ MORE

Rob Goldstone 'regrets' email setting up controversial Trump Tower meeting

Rob Goldstone also covers Donald Trump's much-discussed 2013 Moscow trip, in a BBC interview. READ MORE

Weight Watchers slims down in rebrand

The firm says the change to WW reflects its development from focusing on weight loss to overall health. READ MORE

Woods delivers 'greatest comeback in the history of golf'

As Tiger Woods strode down the 18th fairway at at Atlanta's East Lake club, thousands of baying fans following close behind, the world of golf and beyond was once again in thrall to the US star. READ MORE

Brexit: May to chair cabinet amid pressure for Chequers re-think

No 10 says ministers are united amid pressure on her to do a U-turn and back Canada-style trade deal. READ MORE

DR Congo Ebola outbreak: Beni attack halts outreach work

The authorities are concerned about insecurity in the town of Beni after 18 people were killed. READ MORE

Tiger Woods comeback: A tale of implausible redemption it is hard to resist

Struggling to get out of bed after four back operations, 1,199 in the world at one point, 1,876 days since victory - Tiger Woods' comeback is redemption and rebirth, says Tom Fordyce. READ MORE

Versace set to be sold in $2bn deal

Michael Kors is reported to be buying the Italian fashion house founded by Gianni Versace in 1978. READ MORE