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The Florida man who shot and killed a teenager in an argument over his loud music is sentenced to life in prison without eligibility for parole.
The daughter of an Edinburgh man who is on death row in Pakistan meets with the Foreign Office and presents a petition signed by 70,000 people.
The secret lives of artists' mannequins
At least 16 people die and 11 are injured in an accident at a concert by the pop band 4Minute in Seongnam, South Korea, local media say.
Robert Downey Jr spoke to Front Row to discuss his latest film The Judge and why he is keeping tight lipped about whether or not he will resume the role of Iron Man
The week in numbers
Oscar Pistorius has no money left after his seven-month trial for killing his girlfriend, his lawyer says as legal arguments end.
The Philippines-based militant group, Abu Sayyaf, releases two German hostages captured in April, local officials say.
A selection of the best news photographs from around the world
Former Manchester United boss David Moyes tells BBC sports editor Dan Roan he is ready to revive his managerial career.
BBC News met some of the military personnel who are working on board the Royal Navy medical ship RFA Argus.
The BBC is to publish a continually updated list of its articles removed from Google searches under the controversial "right to be forgotten" rule.
Hundreds of climate change protestors have attempted to disrupt shipments of coal from a port north of Sydney using their canoes, kayaks and surfboards to form a blockade.
The BBC's Jeremy Cooke meets a father and son who describe their challenging journey to the coal face at Hatfield Colliery
The Conservatives' second attempt to enshrine an EU referendum into law clears its first parliamentary hurdle in the Commons.
Labour has announced plans to give football fans a greater say in the way their club is run.
Brad Pitt and the cast of his new film Fury, attended the world premiere in Washington DC
Scientists from the University of Leicester say they may have solved one of the most enduring mysteries in modern physics: the nature of dark matter.
A church in the centre of the West Flanders town Anzegem, in Belgium, is hit by a huge fire.
Dame Maggie Smith has become a Companion of Honour in an investiture ceremony at Windsor Castle.