More than 5,000 residents are evacuated in the US state of Tennessee after a train carrying toxic chemicals derails and catches fire.
An Australian man is jailed for a minimum of 22 years for murdering his estranged wife, who was originally from Northern Ireland.
The man behind an animal show featuring performing lions and tigers denies his animals suffer in captivity.
A former undercover agent involved in the investigation into Silk Road admits stealing more than $700,000 in Bitcoin - most of it siphoned from the site.
A woman is charged with encouraging terrorism and being a member of Islamic State.
Two hundred and eighty nine jobs are being created in Londonderry by a US-based internet company.
A house owned by a Luton family that may be in Syria was raided and a woman was stopped at Heathrow a day before 12 members left the UK, the BBC discovers.
Seven Mexican police officers are charged with torturing witnesses of the Tlatlaya killings to allegedly force them to give false evidence.
Heat and humidity in the atmosphere on the hottest July day recorded in the UK ends with dramatic storms across the north of the country.
Fifa president Sepp Blatter says he has a clean conscience and anyone who calls him corrupt should be sent to jail.
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A former slaughterhouse manager is cleared of child sex abuse in Wrexham in the 1980s.
A range of robots are on display at the Innorobo event in France, including the most advanced domestic robot to go on sale to the public.
Prince removes his music from a number of paid streaming services.
The founding chairman of a leading rural development and anti-poverty organisation wins the 2015 World Food Prize.
Hull FC and Hull KR are set to merge their youth academies in 2016, BBC Radio Humberside reports.
A week-long delay in realising a notorious criminal had been murdered has left police with a "challenging" crime scene, a senior detective says.
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Fresh tributes are paid to the four Scots killed in the shooting in Tunisia, as more bodies are repatriated by the RAF.
A "vicious" fox traps eight people inside a sports club for three hours, biting one woman and chasing a cyclist into a field.