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The RSPCA is calling for a ban on keeping primates as pets after a rise in the number of calls to its cruelty and advice line concerning animals such as monkeys and marmosets.
Waves as high as 20ft (6m) in southern California have damaged waterfront homes, knocked out pier pilings and attracted scores of surfers.
Peace campaigners open a camp with thousands of protesters due in Newport ahead of next week's Nato summit.
The UN says Syria is now "the biggest humanitarian emergency of our era" with more than three million Syrians living outside the country as refugees.
US President Barack Obama accuses Russia of being responsible for the violence in eastern Ukraine, as Nato prepares to hold an emergency meeting.
The Icelandic Met Office raises its aviation warning level near the Bardarbunga volcano to red after an eruption began overnight.
A bitter feud which has rocked the Plymouth University boardroom will be raised with the government, an MP confirms.
Officials say there will be no charges following an incident in which a nine-year-old girl fatally shot a gun range instructor.
Five hundred people will learn tomorrow if they have won the chance to vent their frustration at world leaders over the global citizens stalemate over climate policy.
A extremely rare Galapagos tortoise thought to be 100 years old has been given a new home at a zoo in Ohio.
The defection of Conservative MP Douglas Carswell to UKIP dominates front pages, which also report the wedding of Brad Pitt and Angeline Jolie.
A former children's services director in Rotherham must resign "immediately" from her education job in Australia, an abuse survivors' advocate says.
Pakistan's powerful army chief to mediate in deadlock between PM and two opposition figures leading huge anti-government rallies in Islamabad.
An Indian activist thought to have died in a car fire is found alive in Bangalore and accused by police of faking his death over a woman.
Japan's economy shows signs of stagnation and weakness as households spent less and factory output stays flat in July.
Nigel Farage says more disaffected MPs could join UKIP if it is successful in the by-election caused by the defection of Tory Douglas Carswell.
Police in northern Brazil say they are in the process of dismantling one of the country's biggest environmental criminal gangs.
Forty-three UN peacekeepers are being held by an armed group in the Syrian Golan Heights, amid heavy fighting between rebels and the army.
Labour groups opposed to Argentine President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner stage a second general strike this year and claim success.
As a youth football coach, Toronto Mayor Rob Ford allegedly threatened a teacher and made players roll in goose droppings, newly released documents say.