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Artist Howard Barry explains how the mass demonstrations in the aftermath of the Michael Brown shooting in Ferguson inspired him.
A new body to encourage development in wave energy technology is announced the day after one wave power company called in the administrators.
Ed Miliband is insisting that Labour is still the party of working people, despite finishing third in the Rochester by-election.
Scotland's new first minister Nicola Sturgeon follows in the footsteps of pop stars Beyonce and Lady Gaga by appearing at Glasgow's Hydro arena.
Thousands of Catholic pilgrims are converging on Goa in India to see the relics of Saint Francis Xavier, a 16th Century Spanish missionary.
Premier League leaders Chelsea establish a seven-point lead as goals by Diego Costa and Eden Hazard see off 10-man West Brom.
Celtic make it five successive Premiership wins but are made to work hard for the victory over Dundee.
Scotland run in five tries as they complete their autumn international series with victory against Tonga at Rugby Park.
Red Bull face an official investigation after governing body the FIA declared their car illegal at the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.
Colombia's Farc rebels will release five captives, including Gen Ruben Dario Alzate, next week, President Juan Manuel Santos says.
A man is to appear in court charged with having a firearm and ammunition with intent to endanger life, after police recovered an assault rifle in west Belfast.
Family and friends of murdered aid worker Alan Henning attended a private service at Eccles Parish Church in Eccles, Greater Manchester.
The deadly Ebola outbreak is now "stable" in Guinea, the country where the latest crisis began, the World Health Organization says.
Details are released of a pilot which could lead to a new daily, pro-independence newspaper for Scotland.
Tesco and Waitrose are to change the way they display newspapers because of concerns that children are being exposed to sexualised content.
Nico Rosberg beat Lewis Hamilton to pole position at the title-deciding Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.
The former prime minister of Portugal, Jose Socrates, has been arrested in Lisbon as part of an investigation into money-laundering and bribery.
Two Polish men who died after a balcony collapsed in west London on Friday are named as Tomasz Procko, 22, and Karol Szymanski, 29.
The 101 non-emergency number for police forces across Wales is restored following a technical fault.
Western sanctions against Russia over its role in Ukraine are aimed at forcing regime change in Moscow, Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov says.