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At least 24 people have died after a stampede at a beach concert in Conakry, the capital of Guinea, with dozens reported injured.
A special forces base in Libya has been seized by militias, the fighters and officials say, as a blaze continues at a fuel depot in the capital Tripoli.
A burst water main causes flooding along Los Angeles' Sunset Boulevard at the University of California, Los Angeles, officials say.
Hop-hop history tour of LA county's infamous city
Problem drinking in middle age doubles the risk of memory loss in later life, research suggests.
Coral munching bumphead fish give insight into conservation
Syrian refugees spotting business opportunities in Jordan camp
Demands for web firms to remove personal data to respect people's "right to be forgotten" are unreasonable, peers say.
How US actor David Duchovny became symbol of Mother Russia
British Airways is to be sued for damages over claims one of its pilots sexually abused children in African schools and orphanages.
How many men are paedophiles - and is the same true of priests?
The writer who had a lump of granite stuck in his head
Life on the Ebola front line
The tech firm helping San Francisco's tough Tenderloin area
Call it something else, says Argentina's president
The reindeer herders fighting an iron ore mine
New research backs the five-a-day target for fruit and vegetables, but suggests eating more may have no added benefits.
A 22-year-old British entrepreneur's new sleep-tracking device cracks $1m (£590,000) on the Kickstarter crowdfunding platform in five days.
A reclusive Hamas military leader rules out a ceasefire with Israel to end Gaza violence, at the end of a destructive day.
The Bank of England is expected to unveil on Wednesday a plan which may see rule-breaking bankers return bonuses up to seven years after being awarded them.