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Eighteen years of satellite data reveal an acceleration in the thinning of many of Antarctica's floating ice shelves.
A court of appeals in Argentina has upheld a decision to throw out controversial allegations against President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner.
A serving police officer is arrested on suspicion of murdering his wife at their Northampton home.
Relatives of those who died in the Germanwings plane crash, including the parents of the co-pilot, have arrived in the southern French Alps.
Manchester United striker Radamel Falcao scores twice as Colombia thrash Bahrain in an international friendly.
Preview followed by live coverage of Friday's European Championship Qualifying game between England and Lithuania.
A man dies and a woman is seriously injured after a tree falls on a van in County Armagh.
Brazil record their seventh win since their 2014 World Cup humiliation as they come from behind to beat France in Paris.
The Australian Senate approves legislation requiring internet and mobile phone providers to store customers' metadata for two years.
Emergency services are on the scene of a major fire and partial building collapse in New York City.
A long-running study shows dark matter coasts unscathed through galactic collisions, betraying a ghostly lack of interaction with the known Universe.
Yemen's President Hadi arrives in the Saudi capital Riyadh, as Saudi Arabia continues air strikes against Shia Houthi rebels.
Premier League clubs have agreed to share at least £1bn of their record TV rights deal with English football.
Just 17% of England's rivers are judged to be in good health, according to "shocking" figures
Australia captain Michael Clarke is inadvertently asked about sex by a BBC Sport journalist following his side's World Cup semi-final win over India.
England captain Wayne Rooney has warned against putting too much pressure on fellow striker Harry Kane.
MPs debate topics including reforming the Vaccine Payment Act
Police believe loyalists linked to the UDA may have been involved in a series of paramilitary attacks in North Antrim including the murder of Brian McIlhagga in Ballymoney in January.
A man in his 20s is shot in the arms and legs by four masked men in Coleraine, County Londonderry.
Budget airline Easyjet says it will require two crew in the cockpit at all times, after UK airlines are told to review procedures following the Alps crash.