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Mercedes' Nico Rosberg takes pole position for the Belgian Grand Prix, which team-mate Lewis Hamilton will start from the back.
Investigators in China say they have found no evidence that pollution caused hundreds of school pupils to become sick, as suggested in dramatic TV reports earlier this year.
Irishman Kevin Mallon, who was arrested in Brazil over alleged illegal ticket sales at Rio 2016, is to be released on bail.
British actor John Cleese is reported to be in talks to return to the BBC for a sitcom which has been written specifically for him.
James Anderson and Stuart Broad will miss the rest of the domestic season as they recover from injuries before the winter Tests.
Seven-day search ends when giant SOS sign is seen by helicopter on beach of uninhabited island.
The evacuation of rebels from the town of Darayya holds strategic and symbolic significance for the Syrian conflict.
The US space agency’s Juno probe is about to make its first close approach to Jupiter since going into orbit in July.
Lewis Hamilton's grid penalty for using too many engine parts rises to 55 places at the Belgian Grand Prix.
World champions New Zealand retain the Bledisloe Cup with a 29-9 victory against Australia in Wellington.
Dr Harold Bornstein says he quickly wrote a letter saying Donald Trump would be the "healthiest individual ever" elected president so that the candidate "would be happy".
Funerals for some of the victims of Wednesday's earthquake are being held in Italy, while rescuers continue the search for more survivors.
Bangladesh security forces storm a hideout killing several militants including the suspected planner of a deadly cafe attack, police say.
China joins the 14 other members of the UN Security Council in strongly condemning North Korea's recent missile tests.
The University of North Carolina must allow transgender students and staff to use toilets that match their gender identity, a judge rules.
In Lebanon, Syrian refugee Fatima Tarasho communicates with her family in Aleppo through mobile messaging.
The Islamic State group in Syria releases a video featuring five boys, including one the militants identify as British, carrying out the killing of prisoners.
US President Barack Obama expands a national monument off Hawaii, creating the world's largest marine reserve.
London has just held the UK’s only Halal Food Festival. BBC News looks at how the so-called Muslim pound is changing the British high street.
A long-lost demo disc recorded by Paul McCartney that was given to Cilla Black is estimated to fetch £15,000 at auction later.