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A mentally ill man was discharged from hospital with a "very flimsy" safety net of care days before hacking to death his mother and sister, an inquest hears.
A report woman who alleged she was raped as a teenager by a member of the IRA was failed by Northern Ireland's Public Prosecution Service.
Britain's Kyle Edmund reaches a Grand Slam for the second time after beating Adrian Menendez-Maceiras at the French Open.
BBC Sport takes a look at some of the stories behind this weekend's Football League play-off finals.
The South Korean who liberated the country's housewives
As thousands of people are forced to flee as Islamic State fighters advance in Iraq and Syria. John Simpson visits a camp for displaced people in west Baghdad.
Police investigating Hatton Garden jewellery raid in London charge a ninth man with conspiracy to burgle.
Sun crime reporter Anthony France is found guilty at the Old Bailey of paying a police officer at Heathrow Airport for story tips.
A couple and son who admitted conspiring to supply cannabis from their Denbighshire guest house are given suspended jail terms.
NHS trusts in England report a total deficit of £822m for last financial year, compared with £115m the previous year
Lizo Mzimba reports from Vienna where final preparations are underway for Saturday's Eurovision Song Contest final.
Former Scottish Secretary Alistair Carmichael admits he was behind the leak of a memo which suggested Nicola Sturgeon wanted David Cameron to remain as PM.
Friday marks 100 years since Britain's worst rail crash that claimed the lives of 226 people, the Quintinshill rail disaster.
As Telecel's operating licence is cancelled, concern mounts for its employees and the possible impact on Zimbabwe's economy.
Robbie Savage reveals his choice for Premier League manager of the year, and four other bosses who deserve credit.
Bank of Scotland announces plans to close more than a dozen branches in Scotland this year, following a strategic review.
The daughter of a cancer patient gets married in hospital to grant him his "dying wish".
Can you reduce sugar in food without anyone noticing?
Thai elephant stuns tourist with stolen 'elfie'
A selection of the best news photographs from around the world, taken over the past week.