As Ireland awaits the results of its referendum on whether to legalise same-sex marriage, many other countries are moving in the opposite direction.
The UN tries to reach some 40,000 Ramadis displaced by the advance of Islamic State amid reports some are dying in the heat.
A large sinkhole is discovered at a Jack Nicklaus-designed golf course in the US state of Missouri.
Ian Poulter moves second at the Crowne Plaza Invitational as he looks to respond to criticism from PGA Tour professionals.
At least 43 people are killed in a gunfight between security forces and an armed gang in one of Mexico's most violent states.
People with heart failure must be screened for signs of depression and offered counselling, scientists say.
The US Senate blocks a bill that would have extended bulk collection of phone records by the National Security Agency.
Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova on her packing routine, her recent comeback, and how she approaches the French Open.
Britain's prospects - inside or out of Europe - are the subject of several reports in Saturday's papers, which also weigh up the chances of Eurovision victory.
How does Islamic State govern an area the size of Belgium? BBC News explains in 90 seconds.
Purring spiders use leaves as microphones and speakers to transmit their purring courtship song to a female, scientists find.