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Hundreds of Ethiopian Jews protest against police brutality and racism in the Israeli city of Tel Aviv, leading to violent clashes.
Former world number one golfer Tiger Woods and his skiing champion girlfriend Lindsey Vonn have split up, they have announced.
Britain's Tom Daley shows he can still beat the world-leading Chinese divers as he wins 10m platform World Series gold in London.
The very British world of caravanning
Manuel Pellegrini says Chelsea won the league without the attacking flair or goals of his Manchester City side a year ago.
Fu Wenyu is one of few young students trying to stop the old theatrical art of Peking Opera from dying out.
Sex blogger who insults Muslims in the name of free speech
Scotland's political leaders go head-to-head in a live TV debate and clash over public spending cuts in the next UK parliament.
Costa Rica has declared an emergency along about 100km (62 miles) of the country's Pacific coastline after a ship full of toxic chemicals sank.
Former hostages held by Boko Haram fighters in Nigeria describe their ordeal at the hands of the militant group before their rescue.
Keighley Cougars rugby league player Danny Jones dies after suffering a suspected cardiac arrest during a game on Sunday.
Rory McIlroy finishes birdie-eagle on 17 and 18 to see off Jim Furyk's challenge in the semi-final of the WGC Match Play.
The Magic Whip, Blur's first studio album in 12 years, lands them at the top of the UK album chart
Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho says the Premier League title is his reward for the risk he took in returning to Stamford Bridge.
Sergio Aguero effectively secures Manchester City a Champions League place while seriously denting Tottenham's top-four hopes.
A convicted murderer fails to return to prison after unescorted leave in Glasgow.
Aerial footage filmed by a drone shows the devastation caused in the Sindhupalchok district, near the epicentre of the earthquake in Nepal.
Stuart Bingham recovers from 3-0 down to level at 4-4 against Shaun Murphy in the first session of the World Championship final.
The League 1 game between London Skolars and Keighley Cougars is abandoned after a serious injury to Keighley's Danny Jones.
Essex Police are searching for a man who has abducted his three-year-old son from the child's foster parents.