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In search of the perfect Full English breakfast
More than 24,000 cyclists are gearing up to ride 100 miles (160.9 km) through London and Surrey at the RideLondon event.
When New York was famous for being covered with graffiti
How a US cafe's 15% 'prayer discount' sparked an internet row
A surge in illegal gold mining has destroyed vast areas of the Amazon forest in Brazil.
The Scottish government is to publish a report which, it says, highlights the environmental benefits of independence.
BBC Newsnight's Stephen Smith investigated whether loom bands are inspiring artists and fashion designers.
Israel launches air strikes into Gaza after Palestinian rockets are fired at the end of a three-day truce.
A new app called SketchFactor, which uses crowd-sourced data to alert users to 'sketchy' areas, is in hot water after some accuse it of being racist.
An Argentine musician who was taken from his parents during military rule speaks of his joy of being reunited with his grandmother, a top campaigner.
Fraser Forster is on the verge of joining Southampton after they agreed a fee of £10m with Scottish champions Celtic.