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Britain's Andy Murray overcomes a shoulder problem to beat Italy's Andreas Seppi in the third round of Wimbledon.
The industry behind champagne production has been handed world heritage status by the United Nations' cultural arm.
Wikileaks says it has evidence that the United States has routinely spied on senior Brazilian government officials since 2011 or earlier.
Eurotunnel says it is preparing for a "difficult night" and increases security after 150 migrants tried to storm the Calais terminal.
Zharnel Hughes and Cindy Ofili qualify for the World Championships in their first outings as British athletes.
British number four James Ward's brave bid to reach the last 16 at Wimbledon ends in a thrilling five-set defeat at the hands of Vasek Pospisil.
Petra Kvitova's Wimbledon title defence is over as Jelena Jankovic fights back to secure a third-round victory.
A 63-year-old man is charged with the murder of teenager Melanie Road in Bath more than 30 years ago.
Two-time world champion Lewis Hamilton wants to win the British Grand Prix for the 140,000 fans who will be at Silverstone.
A video apparently released by the Islamic State group shows 25 men being shot dead in the ancient city of Palmyra.
Organisers say no-one was hurt after dozens of people hammer on metal gate, before crashing Wireless in London.
A father whose home was struck by lightning says the ceiling collapsed on one of his children's bedrooms minutes after the family fled their blazing house.
The bodies of the four Scottish holidaymakers killed in the Tunisia terror attack are released to their families.
Two senior officials with Croatia's leading football club are arrested on suspicion of embezzlement and tax evasion, police say.
Rohan Dennis rides the fastest individual time trial in Tour de France history to claim victory on the opening stage in Utrecht.
Striker Lukas Podolski joins Galatasaray from Arsenal on a three-year deal for an initial fee of £1.8m.
Top Chinese brokerages promise to spend at least $20bn on shares to halt the slide in the stock market, which has fallen sharply in recent weeks.
A former Labour deputy leader of Cardiff Council attacks the group, saying it does not understand how to run the city.
Roger Federer defeats the big-serving Sam Groth in four sets to reach the fourth round at Wimbledon.
Doctor John Hinds, one of the so-called 'flying doctors' of Irish motorcycle racing, dies at a motorcycle event in the Republic of Ireland.