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London's British Museum continues to be the most popular visitor attraction in the UK, according to the Association of Leading Visitor Attractions.
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Children who lead inactive lives are likely to grow up to become middle-aged couch potatoes, a study suggests.
The University of Oxford will decide whether to pull out of its investments in coal and oil sands later.
Pioneering surgeons have developed a technique to preserve the bowels when removing dangerous pre-cancerous growths.
Elton John has called for a boycott of Dolce & Gabbana after the designers make what he calls "archaic" comments on IVF and same-sex parents.
The tomb of ousted Iraqi leader Saddam Hussein has been almost completely levelled in fighting near the city of Tikrit, new footage reveals.
China has overtaken Germany, France and the UK to become the world's third largest exporter of arms behind the US and Russia.
Schools in the worst-funded areas of England get on average nearly £2m less - enough for 40 teachers - than those in the best-funded ones, experts say.
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The Venezuelan National Assembly approves legislation granting President Nicolas Maduro the power to govern by decree until the end of the year.
Mike Porcaro, bass-player of US rock band Toto which had hits with Africa and Rosanna, dies at 59 after a long battle with Motor neurone disease.
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