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Rio 2016: Residents create trail connecting city parks

Sat, 2016-08-20 17:29
Rio de Janeiro residents have created a trail that connects all the city's parks, to help conserve some of it's unique nature.

Explosion hits Turkey wedding hall

Sat, 2016-08-20 16:47
Explosion near wedding hall in southern Turkish city of Gaziantep leaves many casualties, media in Turkey report

Rio Olympics 2016: Adams & Heath take GB to brink of medals record

Sat, 2016-08-20 16:27
Nicola Adams and Liam Heath win gold for Team GB on the penultimate day of the Rio Olympics, but there is disappointment for Tom Daley.

Omran Daqneesh's brother Ali 'has died in Aleppo'

Sat, 2016-08-20 15:50
The elder brother of the Syrian boy whose dazed and bloodied image shocked the world has died of wounds sustained when the family home was bombed, activists say.

Footballer sorry over 'gay' tweets

Sat, 2016-08-20 15:41
Burnley striker Andre Gray apologises and asks for "forgiveness" after homophobic tweets from 2012 were shared on social media.

Giant panda cub Bei Bei celebrates first birthday

Sat, 2016-08-20 15:38
Giant panda cub Bei Bei enjoys a party to celebrate his first birthday, in Washington's national zoo.

Syrian war: Turkey to play more active role

Sat, 2016-08-20 14:36
Turkey plans a more active role in efforts to end the Syria war and sees President Assad as an interim but not long-term player.

Rio Olympics 2016: GB's Nicola Adams wins flyweight gold again

Sat, 2016-08-20 13:40
Flyweight Nicola Adams becomes the first British boxer to retain an Olympic title for 92 years by winning gold at Rio 2016.

Burnley 2-0 Liverpool

Sat, 2016-08-20 12:50
Goals from Sam Vokes and Andre Gray give Burnley a surprise win over Liverpool, who pay the price for some disastrous defending.

Rio Olympics 2016: Gwen Jorgensen wins triathlon, Britain's Vicky Holland gets bronze

Sat, 2016-08-20 12:39
Great Britain's Vicky Holland wins an Olympic bronze medal in the women's triathlon, as American Gwen Jorgensen takes gold.

The rower, the rapper and the medal mistake

Sat, 2016-08-20 12:24
Nigeria's Olympic rower Chierika Ukogu has an inspirational story - but without the mistaken promotion of US rapper Snoop Dogg, she is likely to have sunk without trace.

£80m of cocaine found on fishing trawler near Falmouth

Sat, 2016-08-20 12:23
More than a tonne of cocaine with a street value of £80 million has been recovered from a vessel off the English coast.

Yemen conflict: Major pro-rebel demonstration in Sanaa

Sat, 2016-08-20 11:43
Large numbers of Yemenis take part in a demonstration in the capital Sanaa in support of Houthi rebels who control the city.

Ukraine conflict: Cars burn amid Donetsk shelling

Sat, 2016-08-20 11:11
The Ukrainian government and rebels accuse each other of breaking the ceasefire agreement, as video released by the defence ministry purports to show burning buildings and cars near Donetsk on Friday.

Moscow airport shop sells model Kalashnikov guns

Sat, 2016-08-20 10:54
Travellers at Moscow's Sheremetyevo international airport can now buy a model Kalashnikov assault rifle before they catch their flight.

Stoke City 1-4 Manchester City

Sat, 2016-08-20 09:48
Sergio Aguero scores twice as Manchester City resist Stoke's second-half comeback to continue their winning start under new boss Pep Guardiola.

Married couple share Olympic gold

Sat, 2016-08-20 09:40
Team GB captain Kate Richardson-Walsh and wife Helen become the first same-sex married couple to win an Olympic gold in the same final.

Bledisloe Cup: New Zealand thrash Australia in Rugby Championship opener

Sat, 2016-08-20 09:38
New Zealand open the 2016 Rugby Championship by humiliating Australia 42-8 in the Bledisloe Cup in Sydney.

Rio Olympics 2016: Britain's Liam Heath takes gold in kayak 200m sprint

Sat, 2016-08-20 08:38
Britain's Liam Heath secures his second medal at Rio 2016, winning gold in the men's kayak single 200m sprint.

Bin Laden raid bestseller's author to pay $7m

Sat, 2016-08-20 08:37
An ex-commando agrees to pay nearly $7m to the US government for violating secrecy agreements by publishing about a book about the killing of Osama Bin Laden.