After the traditional August lull, there is foreboding in Brussels and other European capitals about what lies ahead for the euro in the autumn.
Could the solution to Manchester United's midfield troubles be staring them in the face?
When President Barack Obama mentioned the Republican party convention on the campaign trail in Fort Collins, Colorado, and his supporters began to boo his opponents, he paused and went off script.
Up to 12,000 visitors to Yosemite national park in California may have been exposed to a deadly mouse-borne virus that has already claimed two lives.
Each nugget of data about the health of the American housing market or the mood of its consumers will be eagerly seized upon and carefully spun by Barack Obama and Mitt Romney in the coming weeks, as they fight to prove they should be trusted to run the world's largest economy.
Majestic goals, sending offs, hat-trick heroes, goalkeeping howlers and grey shirts, what have been the best Southampton vs Manchester United fixtures in the Premier League?
There was never much intellectual cachet in being an admirer of Max Bygraves. True, he was at one time, at £500,000 a year, Britain's highest-paid performer. But critics were at best patronisingly receptive and the intelligentsia tended to grope for the off switch whenever he was on radio or TV.
Max Bygraves, the English comedian, presenter and variety performer, has died at his home in Australia at the age of 89.
Arsenal play Liverpool tomorrow, and will be hoping to score their first goals of the Premier League season.
Despite Arsenal’s impotence in the final third of the field, fans and players alike have found reason for optimism in the form of Wenger’s new right hand man - Steve Bould.