Ted Bishop, former president of the PGA of America, apologises after calling Ian Poulter a “little girl” on social media.
Formula 1 boss Bernie Ecclestone says both Marussia and Caterham will miss next weekend’s US Grand Prix.
One student is shot dead and four wounded in a school by a classmate who then took his own life, police in the US state of Washington say.
The governors of New York and New Jersey in the United States have ordered that anyone arriving from West Africa, who has had contact with Ebola patients, should be placed in quarantine for 21 days.
Kansas City Royals beat San Francisco Giants 3-2 in Game Three to take a 2-1 lead in the best-of-seven World Series.
Police in New York say an axe attack on two officers was a terrorist act carried out by a radicalised Muslim convert.
A US judge has sentenced an ex-Colombian rebel to 27 years in prison for his role in the kidnapping of three American citizens in 2003.
Two nurses infected with Ebola while treating a patient in Dallas are declared free of the deadly virus, a day after the first infection in New York.