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Brazilian oil company Petrobras was a national success story, but is now mired in a corruption scandal, says Daniel Gallas.
As the neighbourhoods of San Juan, Puerto Rico change, some artists are trying to take a stand. Can street art fight gentrification, globalisation and the American influence?
Are Kurds starting to use children in propaganda?
Thousands of people in England are dying from bowel cancer because their disease is not being spotted early enough, warns a charity.
The number of people in England and Wales seeking hospital treatment for violence-related injuries is at a 15 year low, a study of Accident and Emergency data shows.
'They taste better than fish'
Wednesday's press contains the story of a British man being accused by US regulators of causing a stock market crash, and allegations that a top Conservative may have edited Wikipedia entries.
A government drive to increase participation in rugby within English schools is ill-conceived and risks children getting hurt, doctors warn.
Robert Downey Jnr tells the BBC about the latest film from the Marvel franchise, The Avengers: Age of Ultron
Signs mysteriously appear in an Essex village warning motorists to slow down for crossing peacocks.
The tallest stone at Stonehenge points towards the sunrise on the midwinter solstice, according to a new theory from an English Heritage steward.
A flawless 100-carat diamond sells for $22.1m (£14.8m) at Sotheby's auction house in New York.
As the centenary of the Armenian massacre approaches, historical narratives are clashing in Turkey, the BBC's Mark Lowen reports.
A puppy having its head trapped in a door and a dog being shot with a crossbow bolt were among thousands of cases of animal cruelty investigated by the RSPCA last year, the charity say.
Opponents of wild animal hunting claim the fox hunting ban, which has been in force for more than 10 years, is not being properly enforced in the south-west of England.
Conservative party chairman Grant Shapps denies claims he changed Wikipedia entries about himself and other politicians.
A charity that collected £50,000 for brain tumour patient Ashya King but refused to give the cash to his family says it has refunded £360 of donations.
Farmers in Poland say they are struggling to make a living because of strict food hygiene rules.
The premier of New South Wales urges workers to avoid travelling at peak times as powerful storms continue to batter the state.
Unused footage of Jeremy Clarkson taken during his last days at the helm of Top Gear will be screened later this year, the head of BBC2 says.