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Killer whale Takara was already pregnant when the end of the breeding programme was announced.
President Hollande says he is convinced the killing of a policeman was terrorist-related.
Stem subjects - science, technology, engineering, maths - have an image problem. But not in Russia.
The former Flamengo player was released in February after serving less than a third of his sentence.
The televised encounter between all 11 candidates is overshadowed by a deadly shooting in Paris.
Whether young people move out is 'tied to economic security' but expectations are changing too.
An eyewitness describes the scene on the Champs Elysees where a police officer was shot dead.
The US president reacts to the fatal shooting of a police officer in central Paris.
Police clear the Champs Elysees in Paris following a shooting in the area.
Police fire tear gas at demonstrators during the second day of violent protests in the capital, Caracas.
Lawyers representing the religious group reject the ruling and say they will appeal against it.
Moustafa has suffered a great deal - but wait until you see his approach to recovery.
Tad Cummins and his student, Elizabeth Thomas, have been missing since 13 March.
Syrian photographer Abd Alkader Habak put down his camera after a car bomb blast outside Aleppo.
The BBC's John Sudworth gets up close to "the most totalitarian of regimes ever established"
A preliminary French study suggests valproate caused serious malformations in up to 4,100 children.
What's made this river in Canada disappear? Geoscientist Daniel Shugar explains.
The remains of a South African hunter are found inside a Nile crocodile, an investigator says.
France may have a high standard of living but there are some persistent economic problems that will prove a challenge to whoever becomes the next president.
Opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai and ex-VP Joice Mujuru will join forces in next year's poll.