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Alicia Blagg and Rebecca Gallantree win England's second gold medal on the opening day of diving at Glasgow 2014.
Ronny Deila suffers a nightmare first loss as Celtic boss with a heavy defeat by Legia Warsaw in the Champions League qualifiers.
There are fears millions of pounds could be diverted from current schools' improvements programmes to fund a new policy also aimed at raising standards.
Everton sign Belgian World Cup striker Romelu Lukaku from Chelsea for a club record fee of £28m.
Lessons need to be learned from the case of a man who killed his wife and young son at their home near Porthmadog, an official review finds.
Users of the "dark net" service Tor who visited hidden websites may have had their identities revealed by a five-month long cyber-attack.
Residents and tourists in Portmagee, County Kerry, are getting a taste of Hollywood as scenes for the new Star Wars film are shot on nearby island Skellig Michael.
Kylie Minogue will perform at the closing ceremony of the Glasgow Commonwealth Games, organisers confirm.
The US and UN condemn the shelling of a UN school housing civilians in Gaza, as Palestinians say Israeli attacks kill more than 100 in the day.
At least 20 people are killed after a landslide buries more than 40 houses and leaves up to 200 people trapped in a village in western India.
England have been in strong positions all summer, but the third Test against India is the best yet, says Jonathan Agnew.
Julio Grondona, president of the Argentine Football Association, dies in Buenos Aires at the age of 82.
A masked gang beat and stabbed an innocent family after targeting the wrong home in a scene from a horror film, a court hears.
The US economy grew by 4% in the second quarter, according to a preliminary reading by the US Department of Commerce, beating expectations.
At least six people have been killed in a suicide bombing at a college in northern Nigeria's biggest city, Kano, witnesses say.
A deep-sea octopus is observed nursing her eggs for more than four years - the longest brooding time seen in any animal.
At least 17 people are killed and 160 hurt as an Israeli strike hits a market crowded with shoppers near Gaza City, Palestinian officials say.
England move closer to levelling the series against India with another dominant display on day four of the third Test.
At least 35 bodies are reportedly recovered from a military base that was overrun by Islamist-led militias in the Libyan city of Benghazi.
Tides and spin gave the Moon its strange lemon shape more than four billion years ago, research reveals.