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A pair of three-week-old cheetah cubs are unveiled at San Diego Zoo's Safari Park.
Turkey says at least 66,000 Syrians have crossed the border in 24 hours, as the UN warns hundreds of thousands more may flee an Islamic State advance.
Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers tells his players they must learn to cope with the pressures of being a Champions League club.
A suicide blast has targeted a checkpoint manned by the Shia Hezbollah group in eastern Lebanon, killing three people, state media says.
Ten years after his death, BBC Sport readers provide their favourite memories of meeting legendary manager Brian Clough.
Yemen's government agrees a truce with Shia Houthi fighters, a UN envoy says, after a week of deadly clashes in the capital Sanaa.
Islamist militants from Boko Haram attack a rural market in the Nigerian state of Borno, killing dozens, security officials and witnesses say.
Lewis Hamilton says his relationship with team-mate and title rival Nico Rosberg is "back to normal" after their Spa clash.
Newcastle manager Alan Pardew criticises Robbie Savage for comments the pundit made in his BBC Sport column this week.
Iain MacCormick, who represented the Argyll constituency for the SNP in the 1970s, dies suddenly at the age of 74.
Dozens of hostages seized by Islamic State (IS) from the Turkish consulate in the northern Iraqi city of Mosul have been freed and are back in Turkey.
The UK government is to provide £12m to help France tackle the problem of illegal immigrants trying to enter Britain from Calais.
Police investigating "ugly scenes" in Glasgow's George Square following the "No" vote in Scotland's referendum say there will be further arrests.
Tropical storm Fung-Wong brings flooding, heavy rains and high winds to the Philippines, forcing some 200,000 people from their homes.
A Chinese restaurant is destroyed and a number of other premises damaged in an arson attack in County Antrim.
Thousands of sailors are set to break the world record for the largest sailing race in the world in memory of Olympian Andrew Simpson.
A rare negative of the movie star Marilyn Monroe, taken during her first professional photo shoot, is sold at auction in Devizes.
Base jumpers from around the world have been competing in Anshun city in China's Guizhou province.
Paratroops from Europe and the US are staging parachute jumps in the Netherlands to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the Battle of Arnhem.
A brawl involving up to 500 youths broke out in Blackpool resulting in three officers being injured, police say.