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Russia launches appeal with Swiss federal court against Paralympics ban

Russia has launched an appeal against the decision to ban its athletes from the Paralympics The Russian Paralympic Committee has launched an appeal in the Swiss federal court against the court of arbitration for sports decision to rejected an RPC appeal against the ban issued by the International Paralympic Committee. Read more: https://www.theguardian.com/sport/2016/aug/26/russia-launches-appeal-with-swiss-federal-court-against-cas-paralympic-decision

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Second case of babies switched at birth angers Canadian indigenous people

Men from same remote Canadian community discovered they were switched at birth, prompting outrage and questions about substandard healthcare For the second time in less than a year, two men from the same remote Canadian community have discovered they were switched at birth, prompting outrage and new questions about substandard healthcare for Canadas indigenous people.

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Fighting yellow fever in the Democratic Republic of the Congo  in pictures

The Democratic Republic of the Congos ministry of health has declared a yellow fever epidemic in three provinces as concern grows about the spread of the disease, particularly in the densely populated Kinshasa region. Photographer Tommy Trenchard followed Save the Childrens vaccination campaign in the country Read more: https://www.theguardian.com/world/gallery/2016/aug/26/fighting-yellow-fever-in-the-democratic-republic-of-congo-in-pictures

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Arsenal agree 35m fee with Valencia for Shkodran Mustafi

Arsenal are to pay 35m for Valencias Shkodran Mustafi which, with the purchase of the Deportivo la Corua striker Lucas Prez, will take the clubs summer spending close to 100m Arsenal have agreed to pay 35m to sign Valencias Shkodran Mustafi, with the purchase of the Germany defender and Deportivo la Corua striker Lucas Prez

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Rio police charge Ryan Lochte with filing a false robbery report

Brazilian police have charged American swimmer with filing a false robbery report over Rio incident Brazilian police charged American swimmer Ryan Lochte on Thursday with filing a false robbery report over an incident during the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. A police statement said Lochte would be informed in the United States so he could