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Tunisia's president vows to fight terrorists "without mercy", following a gun attack on the Bardo Museum in the capital Tunis that killed 19 people.
Lyse Doucet reports that 'security fears' delivered Benjamin Netanyahu's unexpectedly comfortable victory in parliamentary elections.
Three brothers aged one, five and 12 are dead after a neighbour attacked them with a knife in their North Carolina home, say police.
The Chinese tycoon behind the Nicaragua canal project
Carlos Tevez is influential as Juventus beat Dortmund to seal their progress to the Champions League quarter-finals.
The appointment of a new US attorney general is being held up, but the position has long been controversial - and the reasons are mostly political.
Detectives looking for the killer of Claudia Lawrence have released new CCTV footage to coincide with the 6th anniversary of her disappearance.
Fifa president Sepp Blatter rejects a BBC and Sky joint offer to take part in a televised presidential election debate.
BBC News School Report is gearing up for its ninth annual News Day, with 30,000 secondary school pupils across the UK making and broadcasting the news.
The chief executive of Sport NI, Antoinette McKeown, is on leave while an investigation is under way into a number of grievance cases being made against her.
Manchester City become the final English team to be eliminated from the Champions League after defeat by Barcelona.
Celtic's dreams of a domestic treble remain alive after a comfortable Scottish Cup replay win at home to Dundee United.
The Pentagon confirms that a US drone strike in Somalia last Friday killed al-Shabab leader, Adan Garar, a suspect in the 2013 Kenya mall attack.
A Nasa spacecraft orbiting the Red Planet detects a mysterious aurora that reaches deep into the Martian atmosphere.
A man pleads guilty to murdering his wife and leaving her to die on the kitchen floor of their home while he went to work.
Previously unreleased CCTV footage is screened in York as part of the investigation into the disappearance of Claudia Lawrence.
Valentin Gruener with Sirga the lion
Britain's Andy Murray beats unseeded Frenchman Adrian Mannarino 6-3 6-3 to reach the Indian Wells quarter-finals.
Police in Midland, Texas recently disposed of approximately 20,000lb (9071kg) worth of illegal fireworks in a controlled explosion.
Oxford's vice chancellor Andrew Hamilton is leaving to take over as president of New York University.