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Chelsea captain John Terry extends his contract at the club until the end of the 2015-16 season.
The police watchdog says it is investigating complaints against 42 South Yorkshire Police officers over the handling of child sexual exploitation in Rotherham.
Jean Sebastein Beaud from the mountain police, who arrived at the French Alps site soon after the plane crash, describes the scene as "surreal".
Less than 24 hours after being dropped by the BBC Jeremy Clarkson has already been offered work, in Russia.
The London stock market falls as investors react to a jump in oil prices following airstrikes by Saudi Arabia on rebel targets in Yemen.
A university student in Oklahoma who led a videotaped racist chant that caused a national uproar has apologised.
A US soldier and his cousin are arrested and charged with conspiring to support the Islamic State, the Department of Justice says.
Jeremy Clarkson has said that he wants people to stop blaming the producer he hit for his departure from Top Gear.
After a series of men on Tinder were reportedly tricked into flirting with each other, an expert attacks the app's security.
Members of the Westerwald flight club, where Andreas Lubitz was a member, have been talking about the co-pilot of the Germanwings flight that crashed.
A US general says Iranian-backed Shia militias in Iraq are no longer leading the battle to recapture Tikrit from Islamic State.
The next season of ITV's period drama Downton Abbey will be its last, its makers announce.
The governor of Indiana has declared a public health emergency and authorised a needle sharing programme, after an HIV outbreak "reached epidemic proportions" in part of the state.
A coach which is believed to have been carrying dozens of people has overturned on the A83 at the Rest and Be Thankful in Argyll.
PayPal agrees a £5.1m payout over allegations it allowed payments from accounts deemed enemies of the state by the US government.
Audley Harrison announces his retirement from boxing after revealing he is suffering from the effects of head injuries.
Actress Joan Collins says becoming a dame had "never even crossed her mind" as she receives the accolade from the Prince of Wales for services to charity.
A teenage boy who rode a quad bike the wrong way into oncoming traffic in Liverpool is "lucky to be alive", police say.
Images from around the world: 26 March
King Richard III's body is laid to rest at Leicester Cathedral, marked by a service presided over by the Archbishop of Canterbury.