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Black box recording from crashed EgyptAir flight MS804 confirms smoke on board, Egyptian investigators say.
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Turkey is observing a national day of mourning after a gun and suicide bomb attack killed 41 people at Istanbul's Ataturk airport on Tuesday.
With airports once again under scrutiny after the Ataturk attack, BBC Rewind takes a look back at some of the key milestones in the evolution of airport security.
British qualifier Marcus Willis' remarkable Wimbledon run ends with defeat by Roger Federer on Centre Court.
A convoy carrying suspected Islamic State militants has been destroyed in air strikes near the Iraqi city of Falluja, the defence ministry says.
Despite being a important trade and defence partner, the US tends to ignore Canada. But that's paradoxically because the two get along so well, as Jordan Michael Smith writes.
A statue in honour of Argentine football star Lionel Messi is unveiled in Buenos Aires just days after he announces he will no longer play for the national team.
Human disturbances are making the Amazon rainforest 'more flammable' say researchers.
The second biggest rough diamond ever found is on sale on Wednesday. It's one of three big diamonds found recently after a break of more than a century. The BBC's Clare Spencer asks why.
A passenger at Istanbul's Ataturk airport during yesterday attack has described the "chaos" when the shooting and explosions began.
A robot salamander that mimics the movement of the real thing is developed in Switzerland.
A South African man who made headlines for impersonating a popular dead Zulu folk musician is sentenced to 28 years in prison.
Republican Donald Trump repeats calls for the return of waterboarding against Islamic State militants, hours after a terror attack in Istanbul.
Gibraltar voted overwhelmingly to remain in the EU in the UK's referendum and now looks at ways to avoid having to leave the bloc, as the BBC's Gabriel Gatehouse reports.
HARDtalk's Stephen Sackur talks to Gwyneth Paltrow about her life since 'consciously uncoupling'.
The escape tunnel used by Jewish "Burning Brigade" prisoners in WW2 is uncovered in Lithuania's Ponar forest.
The French president and Spanish prime minister both say they are opposed to the EU negotiating potential membership for Scotland.
Two whistleblowers in "Luxleaks" tax scandal gets suspended jail terms, journalist on trial is acquitted
The international display of solidarity for Turkey and victims of Istanbul airport terror attack.