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More doubts over Boston Olympic bid

Mon, 2015-07-27 13:01
Boston's bid for the 2024 Olympics is in further doubt after the mayor said he would not use taxpayer funds to cover any cost overruns.

VIDEO: Huge wildfire hits Spain's Catalonia region

Mon, 2015-07-27 12:53
The Catalonia region of Spain has seen its biggest forest fire this year, with more than 1,200 hectares burned in less than 24 hours.

Obama’s trip to Kenya: 12 things

Mon, 2015-07-27 12:44
The US President Barack Obama has been giving many speeches to Kenyan people in the last few days. Here are 12 things he reveals about his family and outlook.

Obama attacks Huckabee Israel remarks

Mon, 2015-07-27 12:39
US President Barack Obama says attacks on him by Republican presidential candidates are "outrageous" and would be "ridiculous if it weren't so sad".

SA police dispute Marikana report

Mon, 2015-07-27 12:29
South Africa's embattled police chief criticises a judge-led inquiry which blamed her officers for the killing of 34 miners in Marikana.

A&E unit closed over virus outbreak

Mon, 2015-07-27 12:20
Manchester Royal Infirmary temporarily shuts its A&E unit after a suspected outbreak of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome.

Burger King gets 'chicken fries' lift

Mon, 2015-07-27 12:15
Burger King has credited the return of its "chicken fries" for helping to drive a better-than-expected rise in second quarter profit.

Kutcher legal action over paparazzi

Mon, 2015-07-27 12:01
Ashton Kutcher and Mila Kunis take legal action against MailOnline over pictures of their daughter.

VIDEO: Kenyans, cartoons and satirising Obama

Mon, 2015-07-27 11:41
Kenyan cartoonists have fun at Obama's expense

We will try the impossible - Vettel

Mon, 2015-07-27 11:26
Sebastian Vettel says Ferrari will "try everything" to win the Formula 1 championship after his dramatic victory on Sunday.

Indian tycoon buys old Scotland Yard

Mon, 2015-07-27 11:24
One of India's richest men, Yusuffali Kader, has bought the original Scotland Yard site in Whitehall for £110m.

Red Bull are 'high maintenance'

Mon, 2015-07-27 11:21
Renault Sport boss Cyril Abiteboul demands more respect from Red Bull after two seasons of largely disappointing results.

Uneasy calm hides turbulence in Tripoli

Mon, 2015-07-27 11:21
The Libyan capital may appear calm, but it is still very far from being stable or peaceful, says John Simpson.

VIDEO: Panic grips China's stock market

Mon, 2015-07-27 11:02
Shares in mainland China have recorded their biggest one-day fall for more than eight years following a sell-off towards the end of the trading day.

VIDEO: Inside nuclear team's analysis labs

Mon, 2015-07-27 10:59
Bethany Bell gets an exclusive look at the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) laboratory near Vienna.

Aston Villa sign Ghana striker Ayew

Mon, 2015-07-27 10:53
Aston Villa sign Ghana striker Jordan Ayew, as they look to replace Liverpool's Christian Benteke.

Michael Jackson's father has stroke

Mon, 2015-07-27 10:47
Joe Jackson, the father of late singer Michael Jackson, suffers a stroke, according to a Brazilian hospital.

Bangladesh tigers 'in steep decline'

Mon, 2015-07-27 10:23
Bangladesh has only a little more than 100 Royal Bengal tigers living in the Sunderbans forest, far fewer than previously thought, a new census shows.

Eurozone outlook improves, says IMF

Mon, 2015-07-27 10:13
The outlook for the eurozone has improved, says the IMF, but it adds that the region is still "vulnerable to shocks".

Pompeii guard dog mosaic back on show

Mon, 2015-07-27 10:06
Tourists can see a vivid Roman dog mosaic at Pompeii again, despite Italy's conservation problems there.