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Does the rest of the UK care if the Scots become independent?
The FBI looks into allegations that the online accounts of celebrities have been hacked, leading to intimate pictures being posted online.
How much has the Ice Bucket Challenge achieved?
Anti-euro but pro-EU party shakes up German politics
Everything But The Girl musician Ben Watt is announced as part of the 15-strong longlist for the Samuel Johnson Prize for non-fiction.
How corals stir up their world to draw in nutrients
Iraqi Shia and Kurdish forces capture an Islamic State stronghold, as a BBC team enters Amerli the day after a two-month siege ends.
Manchester United sign Colombia international striker Radamel Falcao on loan from Ligue 1 side Monaco.
Labour MP Jim Murphy is resuming his street tour of Scotland ahead of the independence referendum, following its suspension last week.
Children's entertainers The Singing Kettle announce they are calling it a day and will stop performing early next year.
Water voles - one of the UK's rarest animals - have re-established a population at an RSPB Scotland reserve in the Highlands.
Local registration centres say in recent days they have received tens of thousands of applications from people wanting to vote.
Arsenal sign Manchester United and England forward Danny Welbeck on a "long-term" deal for £16m.
What does the future hold for Scotland's pensioners?
Why Paris is forgetting Ernest Hemingway
Card fraud in Asia costs banks $400m a year and is rising by up to 25% a year, according to software analytics firm Fico.
A joint session of parliament is to be held in Pakistan as PM Nawaz Sharif seeks to gain support against protesters calling for his resignation.
Russia has launched a 'great war' that could claim tens of thousands of lives, Ukraine's defence ministry warns amid rebel offensive.
The number of people struggling with payday loans has risen by 42% in the past year, according to the debt charity StepChange.
Readers share their experiences of replacing their operating system