Madonna paid tribute to Aretha Franklin at the MTV Video Music Awards and described her as “one of the greatest soul singers that ever lived”.
Germany’s Jan-Lennard Struff upset number four seed Marco Cecchinato to progress to the third round of the Winston-Salem Open.
Middle-aged men who suffer from the common condition of an enlarged prostate could soon be spared surgery thanks to a new steam treatment.
Jonny Bairstow’s availability to bat is set to boost England’s chances of defying history against India at Trent Bridge.
Virgil van Dijk earned the praise of Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp following his stellar performance in the 2-0 Premier League win at Crystal Palace.
Jennifer Lopez treated fans to a medley of some of her best-known songs as her career was honoured at the MTV Video Music Awards.
Jennifer Lopez, Kylie Jenner and Ariana Grande were among the celebrities to arrive on the red carpet at the MTV Video Music Awards.
Petra Kvitova has dismissed Poland’s Agnieszka Radwanska in her bid for a fourth Connecticut Open title.
A mixed bag of news makes the front pages on Tuesday – including the latest on the woman who survived falling from a cruise liner in the Adriatic Sea.
Ariana Grande appeared emotional as she won the Best Pop prize at the MTV Video Music Awards.
Legal proceedings are due to get under way in Ireland’s High Court in a challenge against the choice for the country’s new police chief.
An application to stop the prosecution of former police chief Sir Norman Bettison for misconduct following the Hillsborough disaster is due to be heard today.
A man has been charged with two counts of attempted murder following a hammer attack on a mother and daughter in south-east London.
Australia’s prime minister Malcolm Turnbull has survived a leadership challenge, defeating a senior minister in an internal government ballot.
Three people have been injured after a shooting in north-west London.
The discovery of a link between the treatment of epilepsy and bipolar disorder could lead to the development of safer drugs, research suggests.
Almost three quarters of people were on the receiving end of a nuisance call in the last month, a survey has suggested.
Historic castles which have survived sieges and conflict are now facing new threats including invasive weeds and severe weather, English Heritage said.
A blood courier, a civil servant and house and techno DJ and a retired air steward are among the contestants entering the tent to take part in the upcoming series of The Great British Bake Off.
Olivia Colman has pipped world-famous stars Sir David Attenborough and Benedict Cumberbatch to be named the most powerful person on British television.
Jeremy Hunt will challenge the EU to stand “shoulder-to-shoulder” with the US and Britain over Russian aggression, as he makes his first visit to Washington as Foreign Secretary.
Children are more likely to be hospitalised by asthma attacks when they return to school after the summer holidays, according to a charity.
Parents of children with asthma have been urged to act to prevent a spike in emergency hospital admissions for youngsters with the condition as they return to school after the summer holidays.
Great British Bake Off judge Prue Leith has said the fuss about the show’s move from the BBC to Channel 4 now seems “totally unnecessary”.
Scottish seats are the key to a Labour victory in the next general election, Jeremy Corbyn will tell candidates on Tuesday.
Relationships between the community and police in parts of Londonderry are said to have “deteriorated considerably” in recent years, a report said.
The majority of parents would be happy for their daughter to pursue a career in football, according to a survey which found an attitude shift towards the game.
Motorists are being warned to expect severe delays as more than 14 million cars take to UK roads for leisure trips during the August bank holiday weekend.
Bake Off’s Paul Hollywood has insisted he is not getting “softer” and that the increase in his handshakes is down to the high standard of the competition.
Broadcaster Adrian Chiles has revealed he suffered with anxiety during his time as chief football presenter on ITV.