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At least 115 children have been killed in a month of fighting and air strikes in Yemen, UN children's agency Unicef says.
The woman who challenged sexism in Silicon Valley now faces a $1m legal bill unless she agrees not to appeal.
The 18-year-old accused of causing the death of student teacher Tugce Albayrak cries in court as he admits hitting her.
Patrick Dempsey's character Dr Derek Shepherd, known as McDreamy, makes a surprise exit from US medical drama Grey's Anatomy.
Vatican may have been target of planned al-Qaeda-linked attack, Italian prosecutors say after widespread arrests.
Sunderland say Adam Johnson can continue to play for the club after he was charged with underage sexual activity offences.
Several Native American actors walk off the set of an Adam Sandler comedy, claiming the film is "totally disrespectful" of Apache culture.
Migrants have been coming to Catania, Sicily, for thousands of years, but the recent wave of migration has put extra pressure on already struggling city. Tom Donkin reports.
A Tunisian man appears in a court in Italy accused of captaining a boat that capsized off Libya with the loss of more than 700 lives.
Chinese authorities vow to clamp down on strippers performing at funerals.
The Islamic State (IS) has released a new video, eulogising Nigeria's Boko Haram, in the latest sign of closer ties between the two militant groups.
DJI has launched a drone that has the ability to stream high-definition video live to You Tube.
Eurogroup head Jeroen Dijsselboem warns "time is running is out" for a Greek debt deal as eurozone finance ministers prepare to meet Greek officials.
A former assistant to US artist Jasper Johns has been sentenced to 18 months in prison after admitting he stole artworks from Johns' Connecticut studio.
Human rights groups say new measures agreed by the EU to tackle the migrant crisis in the Mediterranean do not go far enough.
Commemorations are under way in Armenia to mark the centenary of the start of killings of Armenians by Ottoman Turks.
Residents and emergency workers in southern Chile clear ash that has rained down on towns near the Calbuco volcano.
Police in Macedonia say at least 14 migrants were killed by an express train as they followed a well-trodden route to western Europe.
A stage at a school in Indiana, US, has collapsed during a musical performance, injuring dozens of people.
A London mayor who was removed from office after he was found guilty of electoral fraud is considering launching a judicial review.