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US President Barack Obama implores voters to continue his legacy by carrying Hillary Clinton to victory, in a rousing speech at the Democratic convention.
Australia's most senior Catholic, Cardinal George Pell, calls claims he sexually abused children "a scandalous smear campaign".
Investigators in France believe they are close to identifying the second of two men who murdered a priest in a church on Tuesday, reports say.
Around 70 members of the Russian Olympic team leave a Moscow airport for Brazil to take part in Rio 2016 while others stay at home, banned for doping.
The year 2016 could be the deadliest so far in the migration crisis, according to figures from the International Organisation for Migration.
Can this summer's Labour leadership contest unite the party's warring factions?
Disabled artist Tanya Raabe-Webber spends eight hours painting percussionist Dame Evelyn Glennie - and exploring what makes us human.
What's the fairest way of sharing the cost of climate change, asks Harvard philosopher Michael Sandel.
Five books regarded as "extremist" by the Prison Service remained in jail libraries for seven months after a review called for their removal, the BBC learns.
London 2012 Olympic medallist Max Whitlock was just a teenager when he unexpectedly won team and individual bronze.
A selection of some of the images shortlisted in the Insight Astronomy Photographer of the Year 2016 contest.
Hidden payments of £30,000 to a Tory MP's 2015 general election campaign are being investigated by the police.
Stamps depicting Beatrix Potter's creations, such as Peter Rabbit and Mrs Tiggy-Winkle, are released to mark the 150th anniversary of the author's birth.
Edinburgh is the most expensive city in the UK for students to live and work in, a Royal Bank of Scotland survey suggests.
African migrants remain as determined as ever to reach Europe from Libya despite the growing number of deaths at sea.
A variety of health stories occupy the front pages, including a breakthrough in Alzheimer's research and some worrying news for office workers.
Ellen Page and the director of new film Tallulah discuss whether every woman is designed to embrace motherhood.
A lawyer known as the Texas Law Hawk has become an internet star through a series of bizarre ads.
It was meant to be a cleansing election called by a progressive Australian prime minister, but has Malcolm Turnbull's great political gamble backfired?
Hinkley Point: What is it and why is it important?