Limousins reigned supreme in both the overall individual and group beef interbreed championships at the Royal Highland Show in Edinburgh.
Kerem Demirbay and Timo Werner both scored their first senior international goals as Germany beat 10-man Cameroon 3-1 to book their place in the Confederations Cup semi-finals.
Chile survived a scare to reach the semi-finals of the Confederations Cup with a 1-1 draw against Australia in Moscow.
A major rescue operation was launched when a north-east trawler began taking on water more than 40 miles off the coast of Fraserburgh.
All five crew members of the Ocean Pioneer FR928 desperately worked to pump water out of the vessel while a coastguard helicopter raced to assist from Inverness.
The US secretary of state has said some demands on Qatar by its Middle East neighbours "will be very difficult to meet".
Turkish police have stopped LGBT activists from gathering in large numbers for a Pride event in Istanbul.
A taxi driver has left a man fighting for his life after mowing him down in the middle of a road in Glasgow having refused to take him home.
Feliciano Lopez hailed the best week of his career after he beat world number seven Marin Cilic to win the Aegon Championships at Queen's.
England captain Eoin Morgan has defended his decision to miss the NatWest International Twenty20 Series decider against South Africa.
Four Indian tourists and three local residents died when a cable car crashed down from a height of 30 metres in a tourist town in the Indian part of Kashmir.
A murder victim who was stabbed through the heart while walking home from a night out died in his parents' arms, detectives have said.
The Stone Roses gig in Glasgow saw 10 people arrested for a range of offences.
Two churches in Aberdeen were targeted by thieves who stole cash and items.
Two masked men armed with knives have tried to kill a man at his home in Glasgow.
Petra Kvitova described winning the Aegon Classic title as "a fairytale" just six months after a career-threatening stabbing incident at her home.
Lewis Hamilton has accused Sebastian Vettel of acting like a "disgrace" after he was deemed to have deliberately crashed into his title rival during a chaotic Azerbaijan Grand Prix.
Firefighters have been called to an Aberdeen home after a hedge and a garden shed caught fire.
England claimed the NatWest International Twenty20 Series with a 19-run victory over South Africa in Cardiff.
Roger Federer brushed aside the challenge of rising star Alexander Zverev to clinch his ninth Gerry Weber Open title in Halle.