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Pope Francis has prayed at a genocide memorial on an official visit to Armenia.
Gareth McAuley's own goal puts Wales into the Euro 2016 quarter-finals with a narrow win over Northern Ireland.
Somali forces have retaken a hotel stormed by Al-Shabab militants in the capital, Mogadishu, in an attack that left at least 14 dead, police say.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel has said the European Union has "no need to be particularly nasty" in negotiations with Britain about its exit from the bloc.
A glass slide fixed 1,000ft along the outside of a skyscraper in Los Angeles opens to the public on Saturday.
Mexican experts say they are completing work on digging up fossilised bones of a mammoth found near Mexico City.
Ireland fail in their bid for a first series win in South Africa as the hosts survive a late assault to win the final Test 19-13.
Poland will meet Portugal in the quarter-finals of Euro 2016 after beating Switzerland on penalties.
Xherdan Shaqiri scores a stunning late goal for Switzerland to level the tie at 1-1 against Poland in the last 16.
China has launched its new generation Long March-7 carrier rocker into space, transporting cargo for the country's planned space station.
A glass slide fixed 1,000ft (305m) along the outside of a skyscraper in Los Angeles opens to the public.
Actress Priyanka Chopra tells the BBC Asian Network she does not like the Bollywood label
England completed a series whitewash with victory in a pulsating third and final Test in Sydney.
EU foreign ministers urge the UK to begin negotiations on leaving the bloc "as soon as possible" after the country voted to end its membership.
Russian and Syrian planes pound Syria's second-city of Aleppo in a night of strikes on the besieged rebel-held areas.
Flooding in West Virginia and wildfires in California have killed dozens and forced thousands of people from their homes.
European Commission head Jean-Claude Juncker has said he would "like the British to act as soon as possible" after voting to leave the EU.
The UK has its credit rating outlook cut to "negative" by leading financial agency Moody's, as outgoing PM David Cameron faces pressure to speed up "divorce" talks with the EU.
A rare blue parrot which was believed to be extinct in the wild has been spotted in Brazil for the first time in 15 years.
The Pentagon will lift its ban on openly transgender service personnel next month, US officials say.