First woman fined in Denmark for wearing full-face veil
The new law bans wearing a burqa, which covers a person's entire face, or the niqab, which only shows the eyes, in public. Supporters of the law argue instead that the ban enables better integration of Muslim immigrants into Danish society.
England v India: Rain delays start of second Test at Lord's
Captain Kohli was the only one who stood up to the English pace attack in the first Test, scoring a century and a half-century. Apart from this decision, England's bowling line-up looks set with James Anderson, Stuart Broad, Sam Curran and Adil Rashid.
California wildfire will burn for the rest of August, say officials
No homes are immediately threatened but officials warn that smoke could blanket neighborhoods and create unhealthy conditions. The engine company is assisting on the Donnell Fire in the Stanislaus National Forest, north of Yosemite.
NCAA adopts college basketball reforms for draft, recruiting
University presidents and chancellors will be held "personally accountable" for any rule-breaking by their athletic departments. It's on us to restore the integrity of college basketball and continue to improve the interests of all student-athletes.
Jose Mourinho confirms several absentees for Leicester City opener
Mourinho had warned it would be a "difficult season" if United did not make any more acquisitions and it now looks like his side will miss out.
"Samsung Unveils its Latest 6.4" Galaxy Note 9 Flagship Smartphone
Of course, if you just want a powerhouse (something you could use as a work phone, for example) then the Note 9 has you covered. Watch this space for more information on the Samsung Galaxy Home speaker as and when it emerges...
EU regrets USA sanctions on Iran, vows to protect European businesses
Perhaps Trump thinks he can force some concessions by Iran in the next 90 days. "We'll find out whether they are or not", he said. In November, the USA will follow up with another round of sanctions targeting Iran's lifeblood: its oil exports.
18 killed in Siberian helicopter crash: Russian airline
Meanwhile, black boxes from the Mi-8 have already been retrieved from the crash site, but their condition is yet unclear. The helicopter with cargo landed safely after the crew dropped the external suspension, it added.
Pence lays out plans for Trump's "Space Force"
Mr Pence said that the United States administration will work with congress on the plan, and will outline a budget next year. A better idea would be elevating an organization within the Air Force to deal with space, Thompson said.
Antibiotic delivered to wild killer whale in international rescue operation
The idea is to do a trial run with live salmon, releasing the fish through a chute about 50 to 100 yards in front of the orca. He said the whale is incredibly skinny but was swimming well and there were no obvious signs of abnormality with her skin.