Al-Shabaab said it was behind the blast

Al-Shabaab attack kills 13 in Mogadishu

26 Jul At least 13 people have been killed after Somalia's al-Shabaab Islamist militant group drove a car packed with explosives at the gate of a hotel in the capital, Mogadishu.

Mike Huckabee made the reference to the Holocaust in an interview

Huckabee's comments on Iran nuclear deal condemned

26 Jul Republican presidential candidate Mike Huckabee has denounced the deal reached by the United States and other world powers on Iran's nuclear programme by saying President Barack Obama is marching Israelis "to the door of the oven," in a reference to the Holocaust.

Barack Obama spoke on gay rights, saying discriminating against people for their sexual orientation eroded freedoms

Obama critical of Kenya's stance on gay rights

25 Jul President Barack Obama has told Kenya the US is ready to work more closely in the battle against Somalia's Islamist group al Shabaab, but was critical of Kenya's stance on gay rights and said no African state should discriminate over sexuality.

Freight traffic from Britain to France was already facing long delays after a strike by French ferry workers earlier in the week

Migrants causing delays at Channel Tunnel

25 Jul Eurotunnel, the operator of the Channel Tunnel, has said it is working to reduce delays for trains crossing the Channel Tunnel caused by migrants attempting to stow away on lorries entering Britain.

A Fiat Chrysler Jeep Grand Cherokee on sale as the company announced it is recalling about 1.4 million vehicles

Fiat recalls over 1.4m vehicles after jeep hacked

25 Jul Fiat Chrysler Automobiles has issued a safety recall for 1.4 million cars and trucks in the United States after hackers demonstrated that they could remotely control their systems while they are in operation.