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Mexican authorities say they have captured the suspected leader of a criminal gang allegedly involved in the disappearance of 43 students.
A 135-metre Russian container ship with hundreds of tons of fuel on board is drifting without power in rough seas off British Columbia.
Hurricane Gonzalo has hit Bermuda with winds of about 185km/h (115mph).
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British police officers are to travel to Thailand to help investigate the murders of David Miller and Hannah Witheridge.
Labour will pledge that by 2020 no-one in England need wait more than a week for cancer tests and results if it is in power.
Citizens Advice is to provide free face-to-face guidance following the government's announcement of new pension rules.
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Frank Gehry's "cloud of glass", otherwise known as the Louis Vuitton Foundation, has finally been unveiled in Paris.
Scottish and UK ministers continue to argue over more Scottish Parliament powers, exactly one month on from the independence referendum.
The West Indies' tour of India is over after the West Indies' players and board failed to resolve a pay dispute.
MPs call for an urgent investigation into allegations files relating to the Rotherham child sex abuse scandal went missing.
UK planning experts are to advise Chinese mayors on the benefits of building environmentally friendly cities.
Liverpool's Daniel Sturridge, who has been sidelined since September, faces up to another month out with a calf injury.
The X-37B, a US plane on a secretive, two-year mission to space has returned to Earth and landed in California.
The Brazilian president Dilma Rousseff says she is in good health after a bout of dizziness at the end of a TV debate with her opponent Aecio Neves.