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A woman suspected of having Ebola is being treated at a Northamptonshire hospital, it is confirmed.
Talks over a long-awaited fight between Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao have moved "in a positive direction", agent says.
French President Francois Hollande insists satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo will grow stronger after the new edition sold out in hours.
The Republican-controlled House of Representatives votes to torpedo President Obama's immigration plan aimed at shielding four million undocumented people from deportation.
Tottenham Hotspur fight back from 2-0 down to beat Burnley and reach the FA Cup fourth round.
The FBI has arrested an Ohio man for planning to bomb the US capitol in an Islamic State-inspired attack, according to court documents.
After inmate exodus, what next for Cuba prison?
Bradford City secure an FA Cup fourth-round glamour tie at Chelsea after beating 10-man Millwall in their third-round replay.
A suspended sentence given to a religious studies teacher who had a sex with a pupil may be reviewed by the Attorney General after complaints it is "unduly lenient".
Fukushima disaster hits Japanese rice wine brewers
Capitalism seems to be growing in North Korea
BBC Director General Tony Hall has warned the future of the corporation is at stake, says David Sillito.
Rory Cellan-Jones tries out Google's enhanced translation tool to see if it delivers on its ambitious promises.
Two climbers trying to scale the sheer face of El Capitan in Yosemite National Park are inching towards the top of the 3,000ft (914m) peak.
The rate at which the global oceans have risen in the past two decades is more significant than previously recognised, say US-based scientists.
Why trainee footballers want to bag Wilfried Bony's old bunk bed
A major highway in Mozambique splits as floods kill 73 people and displace tens of thousands in the country and neighbouring Malawi, officials say.
Stepping up cattle testing is a far more effective bovine TB control strategy than shooting badgers, according to computer modelling work.
Facebook releases an app offering office workers a private alternative to email, challenging Microsoft's Yammer, LinkedIn and others.
A bluffer's guide to smartphone upstart Xiaomi