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Burnley and Tottenham need a replay to decide who hosts Leicester in the FA Cup fourth round after a draw at Turf Moor.
Steven Gerrard scores twice as Liverpool avoid an FA Cup third-round scare at League Two side AFC Wimbledon.
A six-year-old boy whose parents were killed in a light aircraft crash says he will need the support of those close to him, his school says.
Electronics firm LG has shown off a second version of its curved smartphone at CES in Las Vegas
Cologne cathedral goes dark in protest at demonstrations by a group campaigning against the "Islamisation of the West".
Three people are taken to hospital following a two-car crash in Swansea.
Two junior members of the US ski team are killed in an avalanche near the forthcoming World Cup race venue in the Austrian Alps.
Why Australians are using sunblock to protect grape crops
Pakistan's government halts the execution of a man who was sentenced to death by an anti-terrorism court when he was 14.
CCTV footage of the sudden collapse of a building in Wrexham shows how narrowly a passing driver avoided injury.
The first skirmish of the new political year has been fought not on the NHS or immigration but on Labour's plans for the economy. And that is turf where Chancellor George Osborne is quite happy to tread.
Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard heads his team in front in their FA Cup third-round tie at AFC Wimbledon.
World number one Serena Williams calls for an espresso during a change of ends at 5-0 down in her Hopman Cup match against Flavia Pennetta.
An English teacher from south Wales wins the Costa poetry prize for his first book, while Ali Smith's How To Be Both wins the best novel award.
A Liberal Democrat councillor who claimed a rape victim was too ugly to be assaulted resigns as his party's leader.
Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny cuts off his electronic monitoring tag in a protest against his house arrest.
A local Libyan tribal leader in Sirte says 13 Coptic Christian workers from Egypt have been freed after disappearing at the weekend.
McLaren and new engine partner Honda query the latest in-season engine development ruling before the 2015 season.
The Lebanese authorities have imposed restrictions on Syrian refugees crossing its border, aimed at slowing the influx of asylum seekers escaping civil war.
The wreck of the cargo ship Cemfjord, which sank in the Pentland Firth with eight men on board, is located on the seabed.