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A police officer was killed in a "ferocious attack without mercy" when he was set upon by an armed mob during rioting in Tottenham in 1985, a court hears.
A 39-year-old Moroccan man has been detained for trying to smuggle an African immigrant into the Spanish enclave of Melilla inside a suitcase.
Three policemen are killed by a bomb explosion in Bahrain while "dispersing rioters" west of Manama,, the interior ministry says.
A world-spanning network of compromised home routers has been uncovered by security researchers.
Hundreds of Muslims protest in Mauritania's capital, Nouakchott, after news spread that copies of the Koran had allegedly been desecrated.
A body found in the River Ouse near York is that of missing student Megan Roberts, North Yorkshire Police confirm.
The Russian military has given Ukrainian forces in Crimea until 03:00 GMT on Tuesday to surrender or face an assault, Ukrainian defence sources say.
A heavy snowstorm is once again wreaking travel havoc on the US East coast with as much as a foot (30cm) expected to fall in some areas.
Former England coach Andy Flower is appointed technical director of elite coaching by the England and Wales Cricket Board.
A Qatari doctor in the UAE receives a seven-year jail sentence for supporting a banned Islamist organisation.
All mountaineers and their support teams going to Mount Everest must bring back at least 8kg (17lb) of rubbish on their descent, Nepal's government says.
More than 1000 opposition demonstrators march through the streets of the Venezuelan capital Caracas in renewed protests against the government.
Liam Neeson's latest thriller Non-Stop, in which he plays a federal air marshal, lands at the top of the North American box office chart.
Heavy rainfall caused damage to the stadium in Belo Horizonte where England meet Costa Rica on 24 June
Croatia tells the top UN court Serbian leaders are "in denial" over a "genocide policy" carried out on Croatian territory in the 1990s.
Mike Dilger travels to Texas to accompany a group of young Gentoo penguins making the trip across the Atlantic to their new home in Hull.
A memorial service to celebrate the life of former South African President Nelson Mandela has taken place at Westminster Abbey.
A court in Egypt jails two policemen to 10 years for beating and torturing to death Khaled Said, whose killing helped fuel the 2011 revolution.
Three suspects involved in Saturday's deadly mass knife attack in the Chinese city of Kunming have been captured, state media report citing police.
Athletes are not planning to boycott the Sochi Winter Paralympics in Russia despite rising tension in the region, says the IPC.