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Clubs will be allowed to use a fourth substitute during extra time in the latter stages of this season's FA Cup.
Russia's fencing and triathlon teams are cleared to compete in the Rio Olympic Games by their sport's governing bodies.
England captain Heather Knight reflects on England's success against Pakistan, and looks ahead to the new Super League.
This stunning aerial video shows the world's largest underwater sinkhole in the South China Sea, according to Chinese scientists.
At least 40 people have been killed in a double bombing in a Kurdish-controlled city of Qamishli in north-east Syria, reports say.
An orangutan copying sounds made by researchers offers new clues to how human speech evolved, scientists say.
A desperate mum has had to resort to using handcuffs to restrain her mentally ill son, due to the lack of support from mental health services.
The Ice Bucket Challenge that went viral in 2014 has funded the discovery of an important gene in the neurodegenerative disease ALS, the ALS Association says.
Arsenal, Liverpool, Manchester United and Manchester City are among the clubs to reject the chance to enter teams in the EFL Trophy.
Christian, Muslim, Jewish and Buddhist representatives call for more security at places of worship after the jihadist murder of an elderly priest in his own church.
The BBC's Dave Lee visits the Gigafactory - Tesla's 3,000 acre battery manufacturing plant.
An ex-MP was one of two suicide car bombers who carried out Tuesday's deadly attacks in Somalia's capital, Mogadishu, militants say.
Police search the home of Satoshi Uematsu, suspected of killing 19 people at a disability care centre in Japan's worst mass killing in decades.
New Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola bans junk food and exiles overweight players from first-team training.
India comes under criticism after its parliament approves several controversial amendments to the country's child labour bill.
The first black congresswoman made a presidential bid in 1972 - making her the first black American to run for president and the first woman to run for the Democratic Party's presidential nomination.
BBC Sport continues the countdown to the 2016 Rio Olympic Games with the moment Daniel Craig's James Bond and Her Majesty the Queen arrive at London 2012.
The remains of a 54-year-old man who disappeared hunting for a hidden stash of gold and jewels in New Mexico have been discovered, local authorities say.
Actress Meryl Streep pays tribute to Hillary Clinton.
Former President Bill Clinton has taken to the stage at the Democratic convention to make the case for his wife to become America's first female president.