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Kent Brantly, a US doctor infected with the deadly Ebola virus in Liberia, arrives for treatment at a specialised unit at Emory University Hospital, Atlanta, Georgia.
Since a 72-hour ceasefire collapsed, bombings in Gaza have been intense and hospitals are struggling to cope with the number of casualties.
The man who helped save 50m people
Campaigners call for clearer rules after a Thai woman was left with a Down's syndrome baby when an Australian couple refused to take him.
Kylie Minogue, Lulu, Deacon Blue and more than 2,000 performers will bring the curtain down on the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow later.
Has Panama weaned itself off narcotics and corruption?
Apple selfies - and other top trends of the week
Ashley Young hits a brace and Javier Hernandez scores as Manchester United defeat Real Madrid 3-1 in front of 109,318 fans.
Why was "Lindow Man" killed in a bog 2,000 years ago?