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Millions of voters are set to cast a ballot later in an historic referendum on whether the UK should remain in the European Union or leave.
Government-backed forces in Libya have made significant gains against the fighters of so-called Islamic State.
The Spanish interior minister refuses to resign after leaked tapes appear to link him to efforts to smear separatist politicians in Catalonia, as protests build.
Republican Donald Trump has set out what he will prioritise in office, if he beats Democrat Hillary Clinton in November's election.
Belgium win to reach the last 16 of Euro 2016 and knock Sweden go out, ending Zlatan Ibrahimovic's international career.
A New Mexico couple incited public debate after punishing their teenage son for stealing by banishing him to live in a tent for a month
The sudden death of influential foreign policy "dove" Wu Jianmin sparks a rare moment of reflection in China on its foreign policy challenges, the BBC's Vincent Ni explains.
Wales will play Northern Ireland in the last 16 of Euro 2016, while England take on Iceland and the Republic of Ireland play France.
The Republic of Ireland make it through to the last 16 of Euro 2016 in dramatic style after Robbie Brady's late winner over Italy.
Friends and colleagues, as well as Lily Allen and Bill Nighy, remember Jo Cox on what would have been her 42nd birthday.
Tesla's bid to buy struggling solar energy firm SolarCity has been called "shameful" by financier Jim Chanos.
Strict rules mean the BBC, like other broadcasters, is not allowed to report details of campaigning while the polls are open.
Democratic congressmen are refusing to leave the floor of the House of Representatives in order to force a vote on gun control regulations.
Turkey is blocking plans by a German delegation to visit the Incirlik air base, German officials say, in a further sign of strained relations between Berlin and Ankara.
Georgia congressman John Lewis led a sit-in on the House floor with his fellow Democrats to force a vote on gun control.
An Israeli military court has sentenced four Palestinians to life in prison for the murder of an Israeli couple last October, the military says.
A driver near Madrid is caught travelling in the high-occupancy lane of a busy road accompanied by a child-sized doll in the passenger seat.
The Colombian government and the Farc rebels say they have agreed to lay down arms as they approach the end of historic peace talks in Havana.
Iceland will play England in the last 16 of Euro 2016 after Arnor Ingvi Traustason's winner against Austria.
Republican nominee-to-be Donald Trump attacks Hillary Clinton's integrity, calling her the most corrupt presidential candidate ever.