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US rabbis urge President Obama to negotiate the release of US prisoner, Alan Gross, from a Cuban jail.
The 100th anniversary of the outbreak of World War One is marked in a series of events across Wales with Llandaff Cathedral hosting a national service of commemoration.
James Brady, the former White House press secretary shot in the head in a 1981 assassination attempt on President Ronald Reagan, has died at 73.
Leading hub for dismantling electronic waste in India
A businessman from Bath built his own toll road through his fields to avoid the delays caused by work to repair a road near his home.