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The EU extends help for exporters of dairy produce, fruit and vegetables into next year to ease the impact of a Russian ban.
An investigation into a number of allegations of crime involving children's charity Kids Company has been launched by police, the BBC has learned.
Peace activists in Kenya are calling for the reopening of the college where 148 people were killed by gunmen from the Somalia-based al-Shabab group.
Debris found on an Indian Ocean island is being taken to France to determine if it is from the missing airliner MH370, Malaysia's PM says.
Police arrest an ultra-Orthodox Jew after six people are stabbed at the Gay Pride march in Jerusalem - the same man reportedly attacked marchers in 2005.
Apprentice star Stuart Baggs is found dead at his home in the Isle of Man, police say.
US wildlife agency launches an investigation into the killing of a lion in Zimbabwe but says it has been unable to reach the American involved.
Germany's federal prosecutors are investigating if a website that covers digital rights issues committed an act of treason.
The UK will not become a "safe haven" for migrants in Calais, David Cameron warns, after hundreds continued attempts to reach the country overnight.
Former high-ranking Chinese army figure Guo Boxiong is expelled from the Communist Party amid corruption allegations.
Former Top Gear hosts Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May sign up to present a new show on Amazon's streaming service.
The makeshift migrant camp in Calais is now equipped with a school room, a canteen, and its shelters are becoming more permanent. Christian Fraser looks around.
Kenny McLean nets an away goal as Aberdeen lose narrowly to Kairat in the Europa League third qualifying round first leg.
President Obama has signed an executive order calling for the US to build the world's fastest computer by 2025.
Police say two white males were behind the placing of four Confederate flags outside a church near the Martin Luther King Jr Center in Atlanta.
Canadian health authorities have approved the drug RU-486, commonly known as the abortion pill.
The US economy grew at an annualised pace of 2.3% in the three months to June, official figures show.
A police officer who killed an unarmed black man during a traffic stop pleads not guilty to murder, as his bond is set at $1m.
The Taliban appoint a successor to Mullah Omar and confirm that the veteran leader has died, as reported earlier by the Afghan government.
A 19-year-old is found guilty of plotting mass murder at a Newcastle college using pipe bombs and a Glock handgun.