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Haitian leader quits without successor

Sun, 2016-02-07 18:08
President Michel Martelly of Haiti steps down without a successor in place as tension continues over the election of his successor.

Granada CF 1-2 Real Madrid

Sun, 2016-02-07 16:51
Luka Modric scores a superb late goal to give Real Madrid a 2-1 win at Granada and keep their La Liga hopes title alive.

VIDEO: US celebrates 50 years of the Superbowl

Sun, 2016-02-07 15:36
The US is celebrating American football as the 50th Superbowl takes place in Santa Clara.

Mourinho story made up, says Van Gaal

Sun, 2016-02-07 15:32
Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal says the club do not need to deny stories linking Jose Mourinho with Old Trafford.

Obituaries already written - Neville

Sun, 2016-02-07 14:33
Gary Neville says he should not be judged yet on his time as Valencia boss following another La Liga defeat.

In pictures: Clowns go to church

Sun, 2016-02-07 14:06
Clowns go to church

No communication on new deal - Terry

Sun, 2016-02-07 14:05
Chelsea captain John Terry says there is "no communication" between him and the club over a new deal.

Chelsea 1-1 Manchester United

Sun, 2016-02-07 13:55
Diego Costa scores a late equaliser to preserve Chelsea's unbeaten record under Guus Hiddink and deny Manchester United.

VIDEO: Painting the town... orange?

Sun, 2016-02-07 13:12
It is fruit warfare in Ivrea as townsfolk throw one juicy party

Security Council condemns N Korea launch

Sun, 2016-02-07 12:58
The UN Security Council strongly condemns North Korea's launch of a long-range rocket, saying it will soon adopt a sanctions resolution.

Anger over Taiwan quake building 'faults'

Sun, 2016-02-07 12:54
An investigation into the construction of a Taiwanese apartment complex toppled by an earthquake is launched, as hopes of finding more survivors diminish.

Ireland 16-16 Wales

Sun, 2016-02-07 11:52
Champions Ireland let a 13-point lead slip as Wales fight back to draw a compelling Six Nations match in Dublin.

Four killed in Burundi grenade attack

Sun, 2016-02-07 10:44
Four people, including a boy, are killed in Burundi in a grenade attack on a bar in the capital Bujumbura, officials say.

Bournemouth 0-2 Arsenal

Sun, 2016-02-07 10:39
Mesut Ozil and Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain keep Arsenal's title hopes alive as the Gunners beat Bournemouth.

German arm of Maple Bank shut down

Sun, 2016-02-07 10:15
The German arm of Canada's Maple Bank is closed by German authorities over concerns about its financial position.

Inside Out wins big at Annie Awards

Sun, 2016-02-07 09:36
Inside Out is the big winner at this year's Annie Awards for animation, winning 10 prizes including best film.

VIDEO: Frozen 'car park' unexpectedly melts

Sun, 2016-02-07 09:19
A frozen lake being used as a car park at the annual Winter Fest event in Wisconsin, US, melts leaving vehicles submerged in the water.

Algeria reinstates term limit for leader

Sun, 2016-02-07 09:17
Algeria reinstates two-term limit on its presidency, seven years after it was lifted so President Abdelaziz Bouteflika could run for a third term.

Spain breaks up 'IS jihadist cell'

Sun, 2016-02-07 09:03
Spanish police say they have arrested seven people with suspected links to so-called Islamic State (IS) and other jihadist groups.

Levante 0-2 Barcelona

Sun, 2016-02-07 08:32
Barcelona celebrate Luis Enrique's 100th match in charge with a win over Levante to go three points clear at the top.