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A newly released video shows a black man being shot dead by US police officers as he steps out of a car with his hands raised.
The Jamaican cabinet approves a bill to legalise use of small amounts of marijuana which will be examined in the senate this week.
A landscape painted by Charles Oppenheimer and used in an iconic British Railways poster is donated to a Galloway museum.
Researchers say current exercise guidelines are unrealistic and argue doctors should promote small increases in activity instead.
The prime minister will be in Scotland as the UK government publishes the draft bill to transfer extensive new powers to the Scottish Parliament.
US e-commerce giant eBay is planning to cut 2,400 jobs in the first quarter, the company said on Wednesday.
Does menstruation really affect elite sportswomen's performance? BBC Sport analyses the 'last taboo in sport'.
The symbolism of Barack Obama's trip to India will be much greater than the substance on this visit, writes analyst Pramit Pal Chaudhuri.
The West has failed to support nation-building in Libya, and we are now seeing the consequences, says Mark Mardell.
SNP leader Nicola Sturgeon's declaration that her party's MPs would vote on English health matters if it helps to protect the Scottish NHS makes the front pages.
Will anti-austerity party win in Greece?
The political joke that went too far?
Can a city sue a TV channel for defamation?
Real Madrid again tops the Deloitte football money league, but English Premier League clubs take eight of the top 20 spots.
The European Central Bank (ECB) is expected to announce a massive bond-buying programme aimed at revitalising the eurozone economy.
Bolivian President Evo Morales attends a colourful swearing-in ceremony dressed as an Inca emperor, a day before his inauguration for a third term.
The World Economic Forum has issued a report that warns failing to improve cyber security could cost the global economy $3tn.
Are chief executives human enough?
Deloitte's football rich list makes good reading for English clubs, with Manchester United tipped to lead the way by 2017.
Helping Brazil's tribal groups make the most from tourism