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Ten people are killed, including a 7-year-old boy, in a series of shootings during a violent US holiday weekend in Chicago.
Millions of youngsters caught up in conflict and disasters should not lose their chance of an education, says Gordon Brown.
Boos ring out around court two as struggling Nick Kyrgios starts 'tanking' against French opponent Richard Gasquet
The government will do "whatever is necessary" to protect the UK's economy against the fallout from Greece's bailout referendum, George Osborne tells told MPs.
The Irish TD who claimed a Northern Ireland politician stood to benefit from the sale of Nama's Northern Ireland property loan portfolio says he is not fully certain of their identity.
A meeting between Caledonian MacBrayne and union leaders on ferry workers' pensions and job security are described as "productive".
A Cardiff man who posted a picture on Facebook of a woman performing a sexual act is fined and given a community order.
Saudi-led coalition bombers strike a suburb of the southern Yemen port city of Aden, killing at least 30 people, witnesses there say.
A Royal Marines cadet instructor who tried to help save the life of a man who was struck by lightning on the Brecon Beacons says weather conditions had been "pretty intense".
The FA deletes a social media post in which it said the England's women's team were "going back to being mothers".
Record-breaking numbers of migrants are arriving on the Greek island of Lesbos, overwhelming local authorities, local police say.
A man who stripped naked in a police van then sang Born Free throughout a court appearance is remanded in custody.
Fourth seed Maria Sharapova progresses to the quarter-finals of Wimbledon after beating Zarina Diyas in straight sets.
A man who called himself the "son of Lucifer" and attacked two strangers with an axe is jailed.
Lionesses welcomed home with 'sexist' FA tweet
Nick Kyrgios puts on another petulant performance at Wimbledon during his fourth-round loss to Richard Gasquet.
Holidaymakers from across Ireland have avoided injury after a major fire thought to have been caused by a lightning strike gutted part of their hotel in the United States.
Cardiff is set for a big adventure in 2016 as it celebrates the centenary of one of its most famous sons - children's author Roald Dahl.
Serena Williams beats her sister Venus at a Grand Slam for the first time in six years to reach the Wimbledon quarters.
Belfast boxer Jamie Conlan allows BBC Sport rare and privileged access to his inner sanctum on fight night.