NASA has identified another solar system with as many planets as ours, announcing this week the discovery of an eighth planet circling the Kepler-90 star.
Mitchell Starc bowls the ball of the series before rain aids England's hopes of a draw... all you need to know from a truncated day in Perth.
Iain Duncan Smith has joined other Eurosceptics in attacking the Chancellor over his statements that the UK will stay in the single market after it leaves the EU.
President Putin has thanked Donald Trump for the US's help in foiling a plot to attack the city of Saint Petersburg.
The Prime Minister has claimed her Government is "proving the doubters wrong" after securing a deal in the first phase of Brexit negotiations.
Labour frontbenchers have sparked fresh confusion over the party's Brexit position by offering contrasting views on whether they could back a second EU referendum.
Liam Allan was accused of rape. However, the case against him collapsed and was thrown out of court after it emerged that a detective had failed to hand over text messages on the accuser's phone - seriously undermining the case.
Australia's first same-sex wedding has taken place following the country's vote to legalise gay marriage.
Star Sports Bookmakers has apologised after being accused of racism for posting a picture of a man mocking Diane Abbott on Twitter.
A woman who paid a hitman in Bitcoin in a failed plot to murder her boyfriend has been jailed.
Agreeing a Brexit deal by the March 2019 deadline will be "dramatically difficult", the European Union has warned.
Meghan Markle will be a "beacon" and "role model" as she joins the Royal Family, actor Idris Elba has told Sky News.
A mysterious cigar-shaped object in space is not an alien craft, according to initial scans carried out by scientists.
A Bollywood actress who apparently never reads her emails could be one of the bridesmaids to accompany Meghan Markle when she weds next May.
A skipper whose boat is taking part in a round-the-world yacht race has told Sky News of his relief after a mast repair worked on the second attempt.
SpaceX has launched its first ever completely recycled spacecraft from Cape Canaveral in Florida.