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A man from Calgary reported to be a committed creationist finds five fish fossils dating back 60 million years whilst digging a basement.
A bomb has exploded outside a Shia mosque in Saudi Arabia, killing at least four people.
A girl who was seriously injured in an incident that left a man dead was reportedly stabbed by her father, neighbours say.
The mother of two children killed by carbon monoxide poisoning on holiday in Corfu criticises holiday firm Thomas Cook's former chief executive.
Porn and adwarehave briefly taken over several web domains formerly owned by the FBI and used them to direct people to adware and malware sites.
A mother speaks of her grief at seeing her daughter's body exhumed a year after her death because of post-mortem examination errors.
Serious Fraud Office says it is actively assessing "material in its possession" relating to Fifa corruption allegations.
A former children's panel chairman is jailed for 12 years for sexually abusing two boys and a young man.
UK Prime Minister David Cameron and German Chancellor Angela Merkel hold a news conference following face-to-face talks.
Greek bank deposits fall to their lowest level in more than 10 years as concerns persist over the country's debt burden and possible euro exit.
Encryption software that makes it hard to spy on what people do and say online is "essential" for free speech, says a UN report.
The Great Barrier Reef should not go on the World Heritage danger list, according to a United Nations draft report.
Tougher sanctions are urgently needed to tackle sectarianism within Scottish football according to a government-commissioned study.
Campaigners hoping to overturn the election of Orkney and Shetland MP Alistair Carmichael head to the Court of Session in Edinburgh to lodge legal papers.
Hooker Dylan Hartley is set to be dropped from England's World Cup training squad after his latest disciplinary breach.
A Sun newspaper reporter is given an 18-month suspended prison sentence after being found guilty of receiving story tip-offs from an anti-terror officer.
Northern Ireland's first minister Peter Robinson is discharged from hospital four days after suffering a suspected heart attack.
A former senior official described as China's most wanted fugitive, accused of embezzling more than $40m, is set to be extradited from the US.
Glastonbury organiser Emily Eavis says she received death threats after booking rapper Kanye West to headline the festival.
Northern Ireland's two racecourses warn they could face closure in a dispute with bookmakers over funding.