Brazil and Argentina could be asked to join a new-look tournament
Fifa has suspended Jamaican player Jermaine Hue for nine months after he tested positive for a banned substance at a World Cup qualifying match while team doctor Carlton Fraser has been banned from football for four years for administering the drug dexamethasone.
59,000 people believed to have been evacuated from their homes
Floyd Mayweather claimed the WBC light middleweight and WBA super world light middleweight titles on Saturday night, producing a dominant display to get past Saul Alvarez on a 12-round majority decision in Las Vegas.
I first came to Edinburgh when I was 18 to serve on the Perrier Awards panel, and was inspired to try stand-up myself. In the intervening 22 years the press initially dubbed me a a 'fresh face', then 'a rising star', then an 'established name'. This year I was described as a 'permanent fringe fixture'. Like the rain, the sweaty venues and the panpipe players outside Waverley station, I have become part of the festival furniture.
Robert Seldon Lady was detained after Costa Rica sent him back to Panama
After the capture of the notoriously brutal leader of the Zetas drug cartel, we look at the background to the slaughter that haunts the country where Miguel Angel Trevino Morales was a key player
Relatives forged a death certificate in order to get an arrest warrant dropped
Jairo Mora Sandoval, 26, died just weeks after posting a Facebook plea for police help with turtle-egg thieves
Floyd Mayweather has confirmed he will put his unbeaten record on the line in a light-middleweight unification world title fight against Saul "Canelo" Alvarez later this year.
Tom Daley has suffered a setback in his World Championships preparations after he was forced to pull out of today's grand prix event in Fort Lauderdale with an elbow injury.
Guerrero's $6m purse is compensation for a battering at the hands of sport's top earner
AC Milan midfielder took a stand against abuse by leaving the pitch in January
Reports of death of drugs baron known as El Chapo blamed on a government 'mix up'
Ellyse Perry inspired Australia to a convincing 114-run win in the Women's World Cup final in Mumbai today.
A number of players have moved on to 'bigger' clubs