Three more Russian athletes file doping appeals - sport court
Three more Russian athletes -- champion biathlete Olga Zaytseva and cross country skiers Yulia Chekaleva and Anastasia Dotsenko - have appealed against their doping bans.
U.S. among 40 countries skipping nuclear weapons ban talks
U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley says the United States and almost 40 other countries will not join negotiations at the U.N. aimed at agreeing on a nuclear weapons ban treaty.
Trump Travel Ban at Mercy of Appeals Court Judges
The Trump administration argued its case in support of reinstating a travel ban from seven Muslim-majority nations during questioning by appeals court judges on Monday night.
Somalis hurry back to the US amid travel ban worries
Dozens of Somali US visa holders, as well as Green Card holders and those travelling on temporary US travel documents, are in frantic efforts trying to get back to the United States before President Donald Trump’s immigration ban is reinstated.
Court of Arbitration For Sport upholds Sepp Blatter ban
The Court of Arbitration for Sport has upheld former FIFA president Sepp Blatter's six-year ban from all football related activity.
Four cities pledge diesel ban to fight pollution
The mayors of Paris, Mexico City, Madrid and Athens have pledged to do their bit to try to clear the air in their respective cities.
US plane ban on Galaxy Note 7 phones kicks in
A U.S. ban on Samsung Galaxy Note 7 smartphones aboard aircraft kicks in from October 15 over safety fears.
Sharapova back on court for charity match
Russian tennis star Maria Sharapova says it is 'special' to be back on the court, during her first appearance since testing positive for the banned substance meldonium.