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Cities in the UK should have the power to levy their own taxes and have greater control over how public money is spent, a report by the City Growth Commission says.
The other side of major football tournaments
Timelapse footage of a large dust storm in Phoenix, Arizona on Saturday.
Six months ago Malaysia Airlines flight 370 vanished with 239 people onboard.
Serena Williams beats Caroline Wozniacki in straight sets to win her sixth US Open and 18th Grand Slam title.