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A replica of the Hermione, the ship that transported a French general to America in 1780 to support the US in its fight for independence, has arrived in Yorktown, America.
Protesters and police have clashed in several states in Mexico ahead of the mid-term elections.
Portraits of D-Day veterans, commissioned by the Prince of Wales, go on public display at Buckingham Palace.
A woman who wanted to raise £1,000 for cancer research by wearing charity shop outfits every day for a year raises more than £11,000 in five months.
A total of 331 people have been confirmed dead following the righting of the Eastern Star cruise ship, which capsized on Monday in the Yangtze River.
Teen singer Soak puts growing pains on record
The trains that saved soldiers in World War One
The father of the Suffolk serial killer Steve Wright says he "feels responsible" for the deaths of the five women murdered by his son.
The NHS is facing a monumental challenge in the coming years. Is it ready to start thinking outside the box?
There have been several incidences of violence around Mexico as the country prepares for Sunday's mid-term elections.
More than 700 species of wild plants - almost half of the native flora of the British Isles - are found on road verges, according to a study.
An Orange Order event - opposed by more than 28,000 people in an online petition - is to be held in Glasgow city centre.
A blood test for Down's syndrome can reduce the number of pregnant women needing risky tests, say UK doctors.
UK Prime Minister David Cameron will urge world leaders at the G7 summit to take corruption more seriously in the wake of the Fifa scandal.
Millions of rail passengers who suffer travel delays will soon be able to claim refunds in cash, after a major policy change, the BBC learns
The annual map fair is being held in London, but who collects maps and why are some of them worth so much?
An easing of the pressure on the banks and the prospect of a ban on homework at one of the country's top schools make the front pages.
How one couple’s wedding photos went viral
Mexico mid-term polls in the shadow of drugs trade
Have 1,200 World Cup workers really died in Qatar?