Manchester United easily beat bottom side Leicester to move up to third place in the Premier League table.
Egypt faces a long and difficult battle with militants, the country's president says, in his first remarks since a deadly attack in the Sinai region.
Nadir Ciftci's late goal clinches a place in the Scottish League Cup final as Dundee United defeat Aberdeen 2-1.
In our series of letters from African journalists, Joseph Warungu, the presenter of a BBC debate programme on governance in Kenya, reflects on what he has learned in nearly three years travelling around the country.
Australian PM Tony Abbott's coalition seems to be heading for a dramatic defeat in elections in the north-eastern state of Queensland.
The government of Bahrain revokes the nationalities of 72 citizens for damaging national security, the state BNA news agency has reported.
Events are held at Stoke City to mark the 100th anniversary of football legend Sir Stanley Matthews' birth.
A mother is charged with the murder of her two-month-old daughter after reporting her missing from a west London hotel.
Homes and businesses are left without phone or broadband after a thief steals 200m of cable.
Huddersfield defender Tommy Smith is taken to hospital by helicopter after suffering a severe head injury.
Police in the Netherlands say a man who forced his way into a studio of Dutch news broadcaster NOS with a fake gun has no known links to terrorist organisations.
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At least 40 people, including soldiers and civiliains, are reported to have died in eastern Ukraine as ceasefire talks begin in the capital of Belarus.
Serena Williams says vomiting during the final helped her beat Maria Sharapova to win a sixth Australian Open title.
Two Eagles balloon completes crossing of Pacific with sea-landing off Mexico, setting new milestones on six-day trip.
John Carver claims victory in his first game since being confirmed as Newcastle head coach as Hull's poor run continues.
Preview followed by live coverage of Sunday's Africa Cup of Nations game between Ivory Coast and Algeria.
A major route in the Highlands - the A82 road - has been closed "until further notice" because of a rock fall.
Thousands have gathered in Madrid for a rally organised by the radical leftist party Podemos.
Lance Armstrong should get back his seven Tour de France titles, according to former rider Scott Mercier.