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US country singer Lynn Anderson, best known for her 1971 hit (I Never Promised You a) Rose Garden, dies, aged 67.
A new record for the largest ever vertical skydiving formation has been set in Ottawa, Illinois, by 164 flyers who formed the shape of a flower in the sky.
Landowners should prepare for a future in which ash trees have disappeared, the Woodland Trust warns.
Why there's no such thing as gay adultery in UK law
A selection of the best news photographs from around the world taken over the past week.
It has been a bruising few months for the German chancellor, but she is still popular with the public, says Jenny Hill.
David Thomas, a former police officer and expert in police ethics takes a look at the body camera footage of the death of Samuel DuBose. He explains how officers reacted to the scene they found.
Famous writers on what NOT to say
Decoding the symbols on the new monument to the Devil
About 160,000 people are expected to line the streets of Brighton and Hove for the 25th annual Pride event, organisers say.
The British Library, the largest UK public building built in the 20th Century, gets protected status for "outstanding architectural and historic interest".
A new vaccination programme for meningitis is introduced for teenagers and students in Scotland.
Teenagers across the UK going to university and college this year are being urged to get vaccinated against deadly meningitis W.
The search for a 22-year-old man who went missing almost a week ago is due to resume over the weekend.
Among Saturday's headlines are the latest from Calais, medics' anger at Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt and a possible peerage for a lingerie magnate.
Hundreds take to the streets of Baghdad to protest as temperatures in Iraq hit over 50C.
Mercedes' package is virtually flawless but McLaren are wasting their driver line-up - Andrew Benson gives his F1 mid-season report.
Man City to offer Pep Guardiola £100m deal, Barcelona have no plans of selling Pedro, Berbatov set for Villa, plus more.
There has been a rise in the number of people gong missing at the hand of the security services in Egypt, according to human rights activists in the country.
A piece of debris that experts believe could be from missing flight MH370 is flown from Reunion in the Indian Ocean to France for analysis.