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The pitfalls of living in one of America’s most desirable cities
Sony shares fall by 12% at the start of trade in Tokyo, after it warned of bigger losses for the full year.
Arizona Cardinals running back Jonathan Dwyer is arrested on suspicion of domestic violence, police say, the latest such incident to rock the NFL.
British Muslim leaders call for the immediate release of Alan Henning, the UK hostage threatened with death by Islamic State extremists in Syria.
Japan narrows its trade deficit in August as a fall in imports lowers the country's energy bill for the month.
Medical staff go on trial in Argentina charged with kidnapping babies born in captivity to left-wing prisoners during military rule.
Islamic extremism in the Middle East and the Rotherham abuse scandal are fuelling a UK far-right backlash, a Home Office adviser claims.
Can blind people see in their dreams?
The Spanish version of the US national anthem
Powerful and disturbing paintings by survivors of the 1945 atomic bomb in Hiroshima are to go on show outside Japan for the first time.
Plans that could increase student numbers by 20% have not been adequately funded, a policy analysis report warns.
Early research suggests wild berries could play a role in boosting chemotherapy for pancreatic cancer.
A new drug to treat skin cancer should be made available on the NHS, a health body has recommended.
A British nurse who recovered from Ebola travels to the US to donate blood to try to save the life of another victim of the virus.
Australian police make arrests in Sydney and Brisbane in what they say is the biggest counter-terrorism operation in the country's history.
The US House of Representatives approves President Barack Obama's plan to train and arm the moderate Syrian opposition taking on Islamic State.
How will we shop in 2020?
Powerful memories a year on - the first terrifying hours of Kenya's deadly Westgate siege.
The North American farmers who have started to plant wasabi
Volunteers wade into Kashmir floods to rescue thousands