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Marta becomes the Women's World Cup's all-time leading goalscorer by netting in Brazil's victory over South Korea.
LeBron James's 40 points helps Cleveland Cavaliers beat Golden State 96-91 to go 2-1 up in the NBA play-off finals.
Sainsbury's has seen sales drop for the sixth consecutive quarter due to increasing supermarket competition, and food deflation.
Tory ministers should be free to "speak their minds" about the future EU referendum, the chairman of the Conservative 1922 Committee says.
President Park Geun-hye postpones her US visit over Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (Mers), which has now killed nine people in South Korea.
A charity expresses concern over what it says is the rapidly rising level of mortgage shortfall debt across Northern Ireland.
The remains of the first victims of the Germanwings plane crash arrive in Duesseldorf, where they will be returned to families for burial.
Three-quarters of Scotland's top-flight clubs tell BBC Scotland they would consider a move to summer football.
A £1bn tidal lagoon in Swansea Bay could be the launching pad for a new industry in Britain.
Pakistan executes a man who was 15 when he was sentenced to death for a double murder in 1992 and who rights groups say was tortured into confessing.
Crisis-hit Fifa looks set to elect a successor for president Sepp Blatter by the end of the year.
NHS Tayside has banned surgeons from seeing patients in A&E in order to hit waiting times targets, a whistleblower claims.
More details emerge of the crisis at Betsi Cadwaladr University health board, which was put in special measures on Monday.
Children should be protected from being physically abused by their parents irrespective of cultural differences, a British charity says.
Claims of historical abuse at three boys' schools in the west of England are being investigated by two police forces.
The lorry drivers who feel like immigration officers
A woman in Belgium is the first in the world to give birth to a baby using transplanted ovarian tissue frozen when she was still a child, doctors say.
Yarl's Wood detention centre was supposed to be a big step forward - but it has been beset by problems since it opened, says Danny Shaw.
40 years after Britain held a referendum on its continued membership of Europe, the country will be asked the question again.
Mainland Chinese shares head lower after US index provider MSCI says it would hold off including the shares in one of its key benchmark indexes.