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Police are investigating reports that a shot was fired inside a bar in Londonderry.
The UK must redouble its efforts to "wipe out anti-Semitism", Home Secretary Theresa May says.
Fire investigators are due to begin probing the cause of a massive blaze which destroyed a Peterhead fish factory.
A 58-year-old man reaches the South Pole two years after being treated for three types of cancer.
American Lindsey Vonn equals the record for World Cup wins in women's downhill skiing with her 62nd career victory.
South Africa batsman AB de Villiers hits a century off 31 balls to record the fastest ever one-day international ton.
President Obama will in his State of the Union address push for tax raises on the wealthy to help the middle classes, officials say.
Liberal Democrat leader Nick Clegg says new proposals are needed for the televised leaders' debates during the general election campaign.
A North Korean prison camp escapee, now a high-profile human rights campaigner, apologises for inaccuracies in his story and says he may end his work.
Prime Minister David Cameron says he disagrees with the Pope's comment that religions should not be mocked, following the attacks on magazine Charlie Hebdo.
Australia beat India by four wickets in Melbourne to win their second consecutive match in the triangular series.
US Broadcaster Fox News issues an on-air apology for televising a claim that Birmingham is a "Muslim-only city" where non-Muslims "don't go".
Cherif Kouachi, the second gunman who attacked French magazine Charlie Hebdo, is buried amid tight security in an unmarked grave in a Paris suburb.
There is no link between several people arrested in Greece and a foiled plot by an Islamist cell in Belgium, officials in Brussels say.
The Islamic State (IS) militant group frees at least 200 members of the Yazidi religious community in northern Iraq.
Novak Djokovic is ready to begin his bid for a fifth Australian Open title despite feeling unwell on the eve of the tournament.
Deontay Wilder becomes the first US heavyweight world champion since 2006 after taking the WBC title off Bermane Stiverne.
Manchester United want Bale-De Gea swap deal, Modric could return to England, Dortmund target Mirallas, Robben's bite, plus more.
Australian golfer Robert Allenby is recovering after apparently being kidnapped from a Hawaii bar then robbed and beaten.
A major beer company has been accused of demanding onerous payment terms from its smaller UK suppliers.