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UK is becoming more European, statistics show
Actors Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie are now married, according to a spokesman for the Hollywood couple.
The EU announces emergency help for dairy producers hit by the Russian ban on food imports from the EU.
Business takes up debate over Scottish independence
Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney is named the new England captain by manager Roy Hodgson.
The 71st Venice Film Festival opened on Wednesday with the world premiere of Birdman starring Michael Keaton, Emma Stone and Edward Norton.
South Korean tech firms LG and Samsung have announced more smartwatches, ahead of a widely anticipated entry to the sector from Apple.
Watch the full statement as Tory MP Douglas Carswell defects to the UK Independence Party. He will stand down as MP for Clacton to seek re-election in a by-election.
It's the Caption Challenge. Oh yes it is.
News images from around the world: 28 August
X Factor supremo Simon Cowell says he felt "upset" after reading a recent interview published in the Radio Times.
School uniform will never be cool, and it is not meant to be, says Mr Drew from TV's Educating Essex