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Woods shares lead at Wyndham midway

Fri, 2015-08-21 18:58
Tiger Woods shares the lead at the halfway stage of the Wyndham Championship as he seeks his first title for two years.

VIDEO: Yemen families broken by war

Fri, 2015-08-21 18:02
Dozens of civilians have been killed in the latest fighting in the Gulf state of Yemen, as rebel fighters try to take control of the country.

Ghana medics halt week-long strike

Fri, 2015-08-21 17:24
Doctors in Ghana suspend a strike they called to press for better working conditions, while talks continue.

'Black Lives' activists detail goals

Fri, 2015-08-21 17:05
Activists with the Black Lives Matter have released a 10 point plan to address abuses by US police forces, responding to critics who say the group lacked direction.

IS 'deputy' killed in air strike - US

Fri, 2015-08-21 15:40
A deputy leader of Islamic State, Fadhil Ahmad al-Hayali is killed in a US military strike in northern Iraq, the White House says.

Middle East wars 'improve the air'

Fri, 2015-08-21 15:07
Armed conflict and civil disturbance in the Middle East since 2010 have had the unintended consequence of making the air cleaner.

Gunman wounds three on French train

Fri, 2015-08-21 14:54
An armed man injures three people on a train between Amsterdam and Paris before being overpowered by passengers, according to rail officials.

'Chemical agent' in IS mortar fire

Fri, 2015-08-21 14:42
Tests on Islamic State mortar fragments taken from fighting with Kurdish forces in northern Iraq show traces of chemical arms, the US military says.

Guatemala arrests ex-vice president

Fri, 2015-08-21 14:24
Guatemala's former Vice-President, Roxana Baldetti, is arrested on corruption charges three months after being forced to leave office.

England collapse as Aussies dominate

Fri, 2015-08-21 14:16
England face defeat in the final Ashes Test after collapsing to 107-8, trailing Australia by 374 after two days at The Oval.

Hoffenheim v Bayern Munich

Fri, 2015-08-21 14:15
Bayern Munich coach Pep Guardiola defends himself after comments that the German club are becoming too Spanish.

Viewpoint: Greek election heralds fresh bailout battle

Fri, 2015-08-21 13:49
Fresh political turmoil sparked by Prime Minister Tsipras does not bode well for the hard-won third Greek bailout, Athens politics expert Dimitri Sotiropoulos writes.

Farah targeting historic double

Fri, 2015-08-21 13:43
Mo Farah says it would be "amazing" to become the first man to win 5,000m and 10,000m golds at consecutive world championships

Saudi air raids kill dozens in Yemen

Fri, 2015-08-21 13:40
At least 65 civilians die in air strikes by a Saudi-led coalition in the Yemeni city of Taiz, aid agency Medecins Sans Frontieres says.

'Slender Man girls' plead not guilty

Fri, 2015-08-21 13:32
Two 13-year-old girls accused of repeatedly stabbing a classmate to please the fictional character Slender Man plead not guilty to attempted murder.

Cilla lands number one album

Fri, 2015-08-21 12:44
Cilla Black gets her first number one album, a day after her funeral is held in Liverpool.

Christians appeal on W Bank barrier

Fri, 2015-08-21 12:41
Palestinian Christians appeal for international support to oppose renewed construction of part of Israel's West Bank barrier.

Troops charged over Somalia deaths

Fri, 2015-08-21 12:27
Three Ugandan soldiers have been charged over the killing last month of civilians at a wedding in Somalia, the African Union says.

VIDEO: Migrants 'don't want to miss their chance'

Fri, 2015-08-21 12:23
James Reynolds reports from Macedonia's southern border where hundreds of migrants are gathered hoping to cross

Thailand raises Bangkok bomber award

Fri, 2015-08-21 12:11
Thailand trebles the award on offer for information leading to the arrest of the main suspect in a bomb attack that killed 20 people at a shrine on Monday.

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