Usain Bolt ends his Olympic career by claiming an unprecedented 'triple triple' with his ninth gold medal as Jamaica win the 4x100m relay final, while the US team were disqualified after finishing third.
Great Britain's Lutalo Muhammad suffers an agonising last-second defeat in the men's -80kg taekwondo final.
One of the US swimmers caught up in a scandal over a made-up robbery at the Olympics says that he cannot explain team-mate Ryan Lochte's actions.
Great Britain's Lutalo Muhammad loses in the last second of the -80kg taekwondo final to Cheick Sallah Cisse of the Ivory Coast.
Great Britain win an Olympic medal in the women's 4x100m relay for the first time since 1984 by claiming bronze.
Great Britain take bronze in the women's 4x100m relay as the United States defend their title and Jamaica take silver.
Great Britain's men are controversially disqualified from the 4x400m relay after winning the second semi-final.
This week, the US Department of Justice announced it will phase out its use of private prisons. A look at what the announcement means - and what it doesn't.
Instead of fretting about hair loss and diminished virility, should mid-life be re-evaluated as a time to try new experiences and re-invent oneself?
Gold medals in hockey and show jumping at the Olympics and plans for victory celebrations are on the front pages.
The amount of housing benefit paid over to landlords has doubled in a decade, a report says.
Great Britain's women win a first Olympic hockey gold medal by beating the Netherlands in a dramatic penalty shootout.
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump makes a direct appeal to African-American voters, asking "What do you have to lose?"
Great Britain's women's hockey team celebrate winning Olympic gold after beating the Netherlands in the final.
The BBC's Pakistan correspondent asks why some object to seeing women in burkinis on the beach.
Here's what five athletes do to help keep the electricity on.
How the Rio 2016 Olympics have revealed a more personal side to China's athletes.
The success of Britain's Olympic and Paralympic stars is to be celebrated with events in Manchester and London, PM Theresa May has announced.
Police officers in the US arrest a fugitive after seeing through his elaborate disguise as an elderly man.
Highlights as Great Britain's women win their first Olympic hockey gold medal by beating the Netherlands in a dramatic penalty shootout.
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