Like most Conservatives, Patrick McLoughlin, the transport secretary, is in a cheery mood as he heads for his party conference in Manchester.
Denis Healey, who has died at the remarkable age of 98, was a practical man of power and of paradox.
The Obama administration sent a clear message on Friday: if anyone is to blame for the US economy slowdown, it is Congress.
Everton have reportedly joined the race to sign Ajax star Anwar El Ghazi.
The 17-year-old defender opened the scoring for the States with a thumping header in Saturday's 6-1 thrashing of Cuba.
The German has been discussing the Leeds forward and midfielder.
Robbie Savage finds a similarity between Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger and Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers.
The 28-year-old Spaniard started Saturday's 1-0 defeat to Stoke City as part of a three-man defence.
Swansea City and Tottenham Hotspur will face each other in the Premier League this afternoon.
The Liberal Democrat leader, Tim Farron, has said Jeremy Corbyn’s victory in the Labour leadership election “potentially changes everything” for his party, likening the movement that led to Corbyn’s election to that behind Syriza in Greece and Donald Trump in the US.
Nicola Sturgeon has threatened to demand a second independence referendum unless David Cameron reverses his welfare cuts and halts plans to renew Trident.
John McDonnell, the new shadow chancellor, has apologised from the “bottom of my heart” for suggesting in 2003 that the IRA should be honoured for the bombings which brought the British government “to the negotiating table” during the Northern Ireland peace process.