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A four-year-old girl in Philadelphia ventured out on her own in the early hours of the morning in search of a sweet drink.
Tens of thousands of people are lining the streets of Singapore to bid farewell to the founding father of the city-state, Lee Kuan Yew.
Britain's Jonathan Brownlee wins the second race of the 2015 World Triathlon Series in Auckland, New Zealand.
An Air Canada aeroplane landing at Halifax 'exits' the runway while landing at Halifax, and reportedly hits a power pylon.
Voting is to continue for second day in some parts of Nigeria after technical problems during Saturday's presidential election.
Head teachers in Cheshire warn parents they will report them to the authorities if they allow their children to play computer games rated for over-18s.
Games of Thrones' real-world parallels
The clusters of friends being drawn to jihad in Syria and Iraq
What to expect when you're electing
The desk where Charles Dickens wrote Great Expectations is finally on public display thanks to a £780,000 grant.
Police investigate alleged death threats against BBC director general Tony Hall, reportedly made after Jeremy Clarkson was dropped from Top Gear.
Landmarks across the globe have been switching off their lights as part of WWF's Earth Hour, as Alice Baxter reports
The new ScotRail franchise will offer free rail travel to interviews for jobseekers, amongst other passenger benefits announced.
A European police chief says encrypted online communications are the biggest problem faced by security agencies tackling terrorism.
The Bolivian women knitting a high-tech medical device
An agreement is reached with the drug manufacturer GSK to provide a vaccine for meningitis B for all babies in the UK, the health secretary says.
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Some papers once again focus on revelations about the Germanwings co-pilot who is believed to have brought down an airliner over the French Alps on Tuesday.
Yearning for San Francisco from Mexico's Yucatan
An army of Bolivian knitters is helping to save children with a hole in the heart.