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Manuel Pellegrini takes responsibility for Manchester City's slump in form but refuses to discuss his long-term future.
Viv Nicholson, who became famous overnight when she said she would "spend, spend, spend" a £152,000 Pools win in 1961, has died aged 79.
US rockers All Time Low's top the UK album chart for the first time, as Jess Glynne denies Nick Jonas a number one single in her third week at the top.
Christian Horner says Red Bull's F1 "quit" threat was made to encourage engine provider Renault to raise its performance.
Paris-Roubaix competitors are seconds from being hit by a train as they race over a rail crossing as a TGV approaches.
Manchester United move back to within a point of second-placed Arsenal with a crushing victory over neighbours City.
A woman from Cardiff is missing after a boating incident in Laos in Asia.
More than 50 university Boat Race spectators are rescued by the RNLI after the tide traps them.
Twelve people have been killed in separate bomb attacks in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula, security forces say.
Holders Arsenal are knocked out of the FA Women’s Cup by London rivals Chelsea, who maintain their 100% start to 2015.
Divisions emerge in the leadership of German car giant Volkswagen after chairman Ferdinand Piech gives an interview criticising chief executive Martin Winterkorn.
An Exeter restaurant closes again, two days reopening following an outbreak of norovirus.
Hibernian take the Edinburgh derby day spoils and keep up their claim on second spot in the Scottish Championship.
Cesc Fabregas strikes with three minutes to go as Premier League leaders Chelsea grind out a victory against QPR.
A 13-year-old surfer is killed by a shark off the French Indian Ocean island of Reunion.
Author and anthropologist Sheila Kitzinger - who wrote more than 25 books on childbirth - has died at her Oxfordshire home at the age of 86.
Many Clouds is described as a "warrior" with a big future after his first Grand National win.
Kevin Pietersen hits an unbeaten century for Surrey against Oxford MCCU as he pushes his case for an England recall.
Two people have been killed and another wounded in a shooting outside South Korea's embassy in the Libyan capital Tripoli.