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Storms and heavy rains batter parts of western Europe, causing a number of fatalities.
Six-time winner Roger Federer beats fellow Swiss Stanislas Wawrinka to set up ATP World Tour Finals decider with Novak Djokovic.
Stars including One Direction, Emeli Sande, Rita Ora and Ed Sheeran have gone into the studio to record a new version of the Band Aid charity single.
An East Yorkshire seaside town has its moment in the spotlight as a backdrop to scenes in the new Dad's Army film.
Questions over how a UK doctor awaiting trial fled to Pakistan to join the Taliban and new allegations about Qatar's World Cup bid feature in Sunday's papers.
Retailer Sports Direct has dismissed criticism by Ed Miliband of its use of zero-hours contracts.
Sheffield United have condemned attacks on critics of the decision to allow Ched Evans to train with the club.
Nicola Sturgeon has used her first speech as SNP leader to predict the party could hold the "balance of power" after the next general election.
Tens of thousands of Georgians protest against an agreement between Russia and the breakaway Abkhazia region to create joint military forces.
"If you offered me a point now I'd take it," says Wales captain Ashley Williams ahead of the Euro qualifier against Belgium.
The 13-year-old girl captivating Thailand with her songs
Greig Laidlaw describes Scotland's loss to New Zealand as "tough to take" after missing a crucial penalty at Murrayfield.
How England rated against Slovenia
England manager Roy Hodgson says he is happy with England's performance in the Euro 2016 qualifying victory over Slovenia.
Muslims discovered the Americas more than three centuries before Christopher Columbus, says Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.
Thousands of people have been taking part in an anti-Russia protest in the Georgian capital, Tbilisi.
Dutch police arrest dozens during a protest over Black Pete, the controversial black-faced sidekick to the Dutch St Nicholas.
Scotland produce a gallant performance but ultimately fall short as New Zealand claim victory at Murrayfield.
Colchester Hospital warns patients to stay away from A&E except for "serious or life-threatening" conditions after inspectors raise concerns.
A judge in north-eastern Brazil sentences three people to 20-23 years in prison for killing and eating a homeless woman.