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A restaurant in China has started serving food that's been prepared by robots.
US Vice-President Joe Biden is due to meet Ukraine's new leaders in Kiev as the situation in the east of the country remains volatile.
Memorials Nobel laureate Gabriel Garcia Marquez
India's Supreme Court lifts a ban on iron ore mining in the western state of Goa, but caps extraction at 20m tonnes a year.
A Detroit judge says four men accused over a mob beating of a driver who hit a young child will stand trial for attempted murder.
A public commemoration of Nobel prize-winning author Gabriel Garcia Marquez has taken place in Mexico City.
British journalist stands for election in Estonia
How can the human body endure clinging to a plane wheel?
Autistic people have historically struggled to find and keep jobs, but with as many as one in 68 American children being diagnosed with an autism spectrum disorder. The Specialists Guild, a non-profit group in San Francisco, is working to prepare people with autism for jobs in the technology industry.
Ten strange things on China's biggest online marketplace
An international community of the dead in Italy's capital
The man who takes wayward children to therapy camp
People who claim they were sexually abused by Jimmy Savile are being alerted by newspaper adverts as to how they can claim compensation.
Changes to family justice in England and Wales come into force which ministers say will put the welfare of children at the centre of the system.
Making work about more than just a salary
Oklahoma's highest court delays the execution of two murderers who challenged state secrecy over the drugs used to kill death row inmates.
The wind energy sector blowing hot and cold
A man accused of robbery and assault is shot and killed in a Salt Lake City courthouse after he lunged at a witness giving evidence.
What 2014 looked like 50 years ago
The US State Department releases photos that it says shows Russian soldiers among the militants holding official buildings in eastern Ukraine.