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People are warned not to approach a "dangerous" convicted murderer who breached his prison release licence.
Arizona's governor vetoes a bill that would have required the names of officers involved in shootings to be kept secret for 60 days.
Real Madrid and Wales forward Gareth Bale takes part in the NBA's half-court challenge, testing his basketball shooting accuracy.
Residents of Buenos Aires woke up to empty streets on Tuesday as a one-day strike by transportation workers began.
The US has pledged to tackle climate change by cutting its carbon emissions 26-28% by 2025.
The first full day of campaigning
Playing in the European Under-21s Championship could be of benefit to England's young stars, writes BBC Sport's Alistair Magowan.
Praesa, a reading project aimed at children and young people in South Africa, is named the winner of the 2015 Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award.
A box and plastic balls are used to see whether the public think the election campaign will make any difference.
New renewable generating capacity broke the 100GW barrier in 2014, equivalent to the entire fleet of nuclear power plants in the US, a UN report shows.
Does the UK being a large net borrower from other states actually matter?
Former England forward Matt Le Tissier reveals that he will compete in Channel 4 quiz show Countdown.
No disciplinary action was ever taken against the Hillsborough match commander for his "wicked lie" about the disaster, the inquests are told.
A man beaten with iron bars by a masked gang blames dissident republican paramilitaries for the brutal attack at his home.
Microsoft shifts its entry-range tablets to Intel processors, allowing them to run a wider range of software.
An additional $300m is being put aside to deal with possible costs arising from the Germanwings plane crash, Lufthansa officials say.
Models with a BMI of less than 18 could be fined or sent to prison, under legislation being considered by France.
Cinderella, Kenneth Branagh's live-action remake of the Disney animation, tops the UK box office in its first week of release.
Giant slides by the artist Carsten Holler are returning to London this summer, this time at the Hayward Gallery on London's South Bank.
Islamic State militants kill at least 30 people, including women and children, in a government-held village in central Syria, activists say.