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Robbie Savage says Brendan Rodgers should remain Liverpool manager, but he should sell Mario Balotelli and buy a defender.
How much was 1989 like 1919?
Why is support for guns rising in US as crime falls?
The intriguing 'deaf and dumb’ wedding of 1940
Filipe Luis strikes his first Chelsea goal to help secure a League Cup semi-final place with a win at 10-man Derby.
A plane makes an emergency landing at Belfast International Airport after one of its engines caught fire.
Two men are charged with slavery-related offences after a Greater Manchester factory was raided by police.
League One Yeovil Town book an FA Cup third-round meeting with Manchester United after beating Accrington in their replay.
Marc McNulty sends League One Sheffield United into the League Cup semi-finals at the expense of Southampton.
Police are investigating a ramraid at an antiques centre in south Oxfordshire after more than £150,000 worth of jewellery, watches and other expensive goods were stolen.
A major rescue operation is launched after a person is spotted in the River Ely in Cardiff.
Funerals begin in the Pakistani city of Peshawar after the country's deadliest Taliban attack leaves 132 children and nine staff dead at a school.
A fan of Erasure sparked an impromptu singalong on the London Underground with his own version of the band's A Little Respect.
The UK announces a £2.5m grant for the charity Unicef to help children affected by the Ebola outbreak in West Africa.
Spanish star Alberto Contador on crashing out of the Tour, his glorious return at the Vuelta and his rivalry with Chris Froome.
Rolene Strauss, Miss World 2014, tells Focus on Africa's Peter Okwoche how she feels her African heritage helped her clinch the crown.
EU fisheries ministers gather in Brussels to agree new quotas and the rules under which the industry will operate next year.
Former England striker Alan Shearer says the retiring Thierry Henry was "among the very best" in Premier League history.
Hackers targeting Sony Pictures have threatened to attack US cinemas showing the studio's controversial film The Interview.
The day Goa won independence, 14 years after the rest of India