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Tottenham set up a Capital One Cup final with Chelsea at Wembley on 1 March thanks to Christian Eriksen's late goal.
The French government hits back in the fight against home-gown jihadists by releasing an anti-extremism online video.
Lots will decide whether Guinea or Mali reach the Africa Cup of Nations quarter-finals after they drew 1-1 in Mongomo.
Footage inside Tripoli's abandoned airport shows the extent of damage caused by clashes.
A computer programmer creates a computer chess program that takes up only 487 bytes of data, breaking a 33-year-old record.
Iran has selected Gholamali Khoshru as its ambassador to the United Nations in New York, less than one year after the US rejected its first choice.
An ancient skull discovered in Israel could shed light on the migration of modern humans out of Africa some 60,000 years ago.
Tesco recalls its blackcurrant and apple squash drink after accidentally adding a flavouring with a "strong odour" similar to garlic.
The woman likely to become the next US Attorney General has defended Barack Obama's executive action on immigration during her confirmation hearing.
Cape Town's city council votes to rename a street after South Africa's last white ruler despite opposition from the national governing party.
Chelsea's Diego Costa faces a possible three-match ban after being charged with violent conduct for an alleged stamp.
Bank of England governor Mark Carney has warned the current structure of the eurozone puts it in an "odd position".
In saying that the eurozone will only thrive again if there is a fiscal union, the governor of the Bank of England is in effect criticising Germany for not spending and borrowing more to support weaker eurozone countries.
The BBC has rejected the DUP's demands to be included in the TV election debates.
Nasa's Curiosity rover gets straight back to work after a software upgrade by drilling a new test hole.
Could Greece tilt towards Russia?
Former Greek PM George Papandreou tells Newsnight he does not feel guilty about signing up to austerity
Nigeria's army failed to protect Baga's civilians despite warnings that militants were going to attack, rights group Amnesty International says.
Sharks spread fear on Western Australia's beaches
France's President calls for an international legal framework to force tech companies to 'face up to their responsibilities'.