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Sainsbury's reins back plans for new stores, and reports a half-year fall in like-for-like sales of 2.1%.
Fabian Delph could join Tottenham, Juan Mata set for Manchester United exit, West Ham youngster gets a Lionel Messi selfie, plus more.
A new underwater rail system between Holyhead and Dublin - similar to the Channel Tunnel - is being called for by a leading transport think tank.
John Doar, a civil rights lawyer who played a pivotal role in ending racial segregation in the US, dies in Manhattan aged 92.
Five banks, including RBS and HSBC, have been collectively fined £2bn by UK and US regulators for failing to control business practices in foreign exchange trading.
Recent criticism of Wales' NHS is "abhorrent" and "politically motivated," the vice president of the Royal College of Physicians in Wales says.
Notorious police killer Harry Roberts is released from prison, 48 years after murdering three unarmed officers in west London.
Some 22,000 patients of a Nottinghamshire dentist are to be recalled for tests to see if they have been infected with blood-borne viruses.
Wales, Northern Ireland and Scotland have increased hope of Euro 2016 qualification, but what does it mean for everyone else?
About 1,300 children in Northern Ireland are waiting to be assessed to find out if they have autism, the BBC has learned.
India's opposition Congress party calls a general strike in Chhattisgarh where 13 women died after sterilisation surgery at a state-run camp.
A Japanese man has burned himself to death in Tokyo in an apparent protest against a recent shift in military policy.
A group of respected doctors tell the NHS the decision to fund Ashya King's proton beam therapy could cause "actual harm".
Television presenter Charlie Webster resigns as a patron of Sheffield United after the football club allow convicted rapist Ched Evans to return to training.
The Environment Agency is reviewing the flood risk around the English coastline from high waves.
The WW1 airman who fell out of his plane - and back in again
Ministers have "completely oversold" the potential of shale gas, researchers from the UK Energy Research Centre tell the BBC.
Mexicans angry at the handling of the disappearance of 43 students six weeks ago attack ruling party building and fight with police.
The government's scheme offering free childcare for young people is facing chronic underfunding, according to a report commissioned by the Pre-school Learning Alliance.
Brazilian police have killed more than 11,000 people over the past five years, averaging about six killings a day, an NGO says.