The UK has been told it must pay an extra £1.7bn (2.1bn euros) towards the European Union's budget because the economy has performed better than expected in recent years.
A US doctor who returned to New York from Ebola-hit Guinea in West Africa becomes the first person to test positive for the virus in the city.
The Metropolitan Police is to pay £425,000 to a woman whose child was fathered by a man she did not know was an undercover police officer.
Authorities in Canada release video showing the moments before a lone gunman stormed into Canada's parliament and was shot dead.
The handling of a police raid at the home of veteran pop star Sir Cliff Richard is described as inept by the Commons Home Affairs Committee.
Council leaders call for a more "common-sense approach" to term-time holidays.
The Scottish government is to reduce the country's drink-drive limit in time for Christmas, making it lower than that south of the border.
Sweden calls off its week-long search for a suspected submarine in the sea south of Stockholm.
Anger over the EU's demands for an extra £1.7bn from the UK and tributes to the late pop star Alvin Stardust feature in Friday's newspapers.
The US will maintain control of South Korean troops in the event of war with the North, the two sides say, delaying again a long-planned command transfer.
Alex Salmond says he has not made up his mind whether or not to stand for a Westminster seat at the next general election.
The UK's chief scientist says the oceans face a serious and growing risk from man-made carbon emissions.
Europe's biggest football clubs are considering asking Fifa to hold the 2022 World Cup in May to avoid the intense summer heat.
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