Plain cigarette packs review ends :: A UK-wide consultation on government plans to introduce mandatory plain packaging for tobacco, which attracted strong interest, will close later.
Are cool offices the key to success? :: Anyone who remembers 1987 film "The Secret of my Success" will recall the powerful hold that a corner office with sweeping views over Manhattan had on a young and upwardly mobile Michael J Fox. More than a sharp suit or a beautiful secretary, having a nice office meant you had arrived.
Day in pictures: 10 August 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 10 August 2012
In pictures: Usain Bolt behind the lens :: Usain Bolt's post-200m snaps
How China handled news of Gu trial :: The day after the biggest murder trial in recent Chinese history, the country's state media ran stories about the defendant, Gu Kailai, the high-powered wife of deposed Chinese politician Bo Xilai, but kept headlines off the front page.
Exclusive: U.S. banks told to make plans for preventing collapse :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/9Pgano60UGY/us-banks-recoveryplans-idUSBRE87905N20120810
Mars rover flight engineer with the Mohawk becomes Internet hit :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/lTd6HK1dsU4/net-us-usa-mars-mohawkguy-idUSBRE8790IT20120810
Video sparks C-section debate :: More than half of all births in Brazil are through C-section and in private hospitals. CNN's Shasta Darlington reports.
Before the Olympics: London's East End :: Before the Olympics: London's East End
Can 'power posing' make you win? :: Just like Usain Bolt, we can use posture and poses to improve our confidence and performance, say scientists.
In pictures: Ghana's farewell to President John Atta Mills :: State funeral for President John Atta Mills
Olympic glory after drug scandal :: It's been 16 years since Chioma Ajunwa leaped into Olympic stardom but the retired long jumper is a national hero in Nigeria to this day.
Saving Flo Jo's sporting legacy :: Florence Griffith-Joyner stunned the world when she won 100 and 200m gold at Seoul 1988, but was dogged by unfounded drug allegations until her 1998 death. Her husband and coach says it's time to set the record straight.
Week in pictures: 4 - 10 August 2012 :: News from around the world: 4-10 August
U.S. athlete, Mexican flag? :: Ruben Navarrette says it was bad judgment for Leo Manzano to display both the U.S. and Mexico flags after winning in the Olympics.
Man U CEO: We care about the fans :: Manchester United CEO David Gill says being publicly traded on the NYSE won't affect the club's commitment to winning.
Why American Sikhs will survive :: Shauna Singh Baldwin joined her fellow Sikhs in Oak Creek, Wisconsin, last Sunday, and says that their religion is still misunderstood.
World over-using underground water reserves for agriculture :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/1Y2HSSxQ8hY/us-science-environment-water-idUSBRE87713B20120810
'Himalayan Viagra' taking its toll :: Ram Bahadur Jafra and his brothers crouch on a field, picking through blades of grass. They have traveled five days by foot to a meadow deep inside Nepal's Dolpa district. They came, as tens of thousands do each year, to harvest a highly valuable commodity: the Himalayan caterpillar fungus.
Insight: Bo's brand of justice leaves timebomb for China :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/c8pvaJOq2OU/us-china-politics-chongqing-idUSBRE87B0MI20120812
All threats "dwarfed" by Iran nuclear work: Israel PM :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/Vw8Swvg8XEA/us-iran-nuclear-israel-usa-idUSBRE87B03920120812
'Make or break' for UK employers :: Employers are facing a "make-or-break moment" as many will have to make job cuts if the economy does not pick up, according to a report.
Should the Bamiyan Buddhas be rebuilt? :: Should the Bamiyan Buddhas now be rebuilt?
Who's behind Google's doodles? :: Who draws the occasional search engine artwork ?
In pictures: Olympic Games closing ceremony :: Best of British closing ceremony
Space invaders: How advertising penetrates people's lives :: How advertising penetrates people's lives
VIDEO: Alone on the range in epic drought :: Why a rancher must sell cattle or watch them die in drought
20 suspected Nigerian militants killed :: Security forces killed 20 suspected members of the militant Islamic group Boko Haram in northeastern Nigeria on Sunday, an army captain said.
Will Rio be ready for 2016 Olympics? :: As London winds down, eyes turn to Rio. Will it be ready for the 2016 Olympics? CNN's Shasta Darlington reports.
Obama views 'ideological' Ryan :: President Obama depicts Paul Ryan as the "ideological leader" of the Republican Party in his first comments on the rival vice-presidential candidate.