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England thrash Pakistan by 330 runs in the second Test at Old Trafford to level the four-match series at 1-1.
A wildfire raging north-west of Los Angeles forces the evacuation of some 10,000 homes.
Doping whistleblower Yuliya Stepanova questions an IOC ruling to ban her from the Rio Olympics.
Counter-terror police are struggling to define a spate of recent attacks. Is there a common thread that can help prevent them in future, asks the BBC's Frank Gardner.
Watch an archive interview with Marni Nixon, who was known as Hollywood's invisible voice, after it was announced she has died aged 86.
Fina says seven Russian swimmers will be ineligible for the Rio Olympic Games following last week's McLaren Report.
Nigerian police arrest a church pastor, accused of keeping his nine-year-old son chained up for more than a month as a punishment for stealing.
An eyewitness describes the panic after a failed Syrian asylum seeker blew himself up in the German town of Ansbach.
A blaze rips through a thatched home during a party in central Madagascar, killing 38 people, including 16 children.
Marni Nixon, who sang Audrey Hepburn's parts in My Fair Lady, has died at the age of 86.
Bernie Sanders is set to urge his supporters to rally behind Hillary Clinton when he speaks at the Democratic Party convention in Philadelphia.
Video showing the Syrian man who blew himself up in Ansbach, Germany, pledging allegiance to IS has been found on his phone, officials say.
What is going on in Germany and do the recent attacks herald a new era of insecurity?
Several British cyclists excelled in this year's Tour de France, not just Chris Froome and Mark Cavendish. Here are three of them.
Faith groups in its capital Munich say they want to to heal divisions that have appeared since Bavaria was rocked by a serious of violent acts.
A retired high-ranking army officer in China is sentenced to life in jail by a military court for taking bribes, state media report.
Fire crews in California are struggling to contain a wildfire that has destroyed 18 homes and threatens hundreds of others in mountains north of Los Angeles.
Moscovites will soon be able to "catch" Russia's historic personalities and take a selfie with them using an app like Pokemon Go, authorities say.
The Association of Southeast Asian Nations is so crippled by consensus requirements that it rarely makes decisions. So what's the point, asks the BBC's Jonathan Head.
Pictures of wild elephants fleeing a flood-hit national park in the Indian state of Assam.