England's Darren Barker will make the first defence of his IBF middleweight title against Germany's Felix Sturm in Stuttgart on 7 December.
The former freight company boss found guilty of selling missile batteries to Iran returns from the US to serve the remaining 14 months of his sentence.
Adopted home side for the week get off the mark with thrilling win in first of two London games this season
President Barack Obama leads nation in moment of silence, as commemoration ceremonies take place in New York, the Pentagon and the Flight 93 memorial in Pennsylvania
Prosecutors said the attacks constituted a hate crime
Punxsutawney Phil, the celebrated groundhog, was taken out of his burrow this weekend to reveal that spring would come early this year. Good news for those Americans who have suffered from the extremes of weather of late, but things look less good for those who prefer a more scientific approach.
Gunman was originally brought in for a domestic incident
Florida will be the first state to have issued 1 million permits allowing people to carry concealed firearms, said Adam Putnam, Florida's commissioner of agriculture and consumer affairs.
Elizabeth Zach finds a deserted old town, lonely lakes and a poignant relic of the Second World War
A road trip along the shore of Lake Michigan reveals a world of beauty, says Chris Leadbeater
Fall guy Tony Wheeler shows you where to go to savour the US autumn in its golden prime
Oil prices rose today after a Superstorm Sandy caused havoc across the north-eastern US and threatened to inflict more damage inland.
Whether others will let him is doubtful, but John Terry said that he just wants to "concentrate on the football" after making his first start since being acquitted of racially abusing the QPR defender Anton Ferdinand.
It was a Fucking nightmare for the 104 residents of the unfortunately-named hamlet in Austria. Fuckingers, as they are called in Fucking, whose name is apparently derived from Focko, an old Bavarian nobleman, were told yesterday they could not switch to Fugging to avoid ridicule and the theft of road signs (a dozen have been pinched).
Rick Santorum, the standard bearer of the social conservatives, yesterday effectively pulled out of the Republican presidential race, making certain what has long been obvious: that Mitt Romney will be the party's nominee to face Barack Obama in November.
Daughter's health cited as decisive factor as party focuses on battle to oust Obama from White House