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Three New York foreign residents plead not guilty in a US court to charges that they attempted to provide support for Islamic State (IS) militants.
Pope Francis suggests he may resign his papacy like his predecessor Benedict XVI, rather than remain at the Vatican for life.
Arsene Wenger admits a deal to keep Theo Walcott at Arsenal beyond the summer of 2016 could be a slow process.
The man reunited with wallet lost behind a bookcase for 65 years
Thousands of supporters across Brazil march to reject calls for the impeachment of President Dilma Rousseff over a scandal at oil company Petrobras.
England full-back Mike Brown says missing the Ireland game due to concussion was one of the hardest experiences of his life.
A man's body is found after an empty kayak was spotted floating in the Firth of Forth.
Can the world get richer forever?
Former Maldivian President Mohammed Nasheed is jailed for 13 years after he was found guilty of ordering the arrest of a judge while in office.
Will peer-to-peer Isas get the go-ahead?
A lawyer hired by Sigma Alpha Epsilon to "protect the rights" of its members says the students are afraid to attend classes.
Furniture giant Ikea says it is closing an online magazine in Russia over fears it could flout the country's anti-gay "propaganda" laws.
Leeds Rhinos drop Zak Hardaker for Friday's Super League game at Warrington after confirming he is involved in a police investigation.
The Colosseum in Rome has banned selfie sticks to protect the 2,000-year-old monument.
Former world number one Tiger Woods is "hopeful" of a return for the Masters but will miss next week's Arnold Palmer Invitational.
An Iraq war veteran who jumped the White House fence and ran into the building with a knife has pleaded guilty to two charges.
Heather Watson withstands a second-set recovery from Italy's Camila Giorgi to reach round three at Indian Wells.
As Egypt unveils plans to build a new administrative capital, BBC News looks at seven other countries that have moved their seat of government.
A host of stars are taking part in this year's Comic Relief charity appeal to raise money for projects in the UK and abroad.
Comedian Lenny Henry has kicked off this year's Comic Relief appeal at the London Palladium.