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A couple who met in 1928 are celebrating their 80th wedding anniversary today and tell the BBC why they're still in love.
Rebels in South Sudan deny an allegation that they shot down a UN helicopter, which crashed near the oil hub of Bentiu, killing three crew.
Crystal Palace appoint former boss Neil Warnock as their new manager after choosing him ahead of Steve Clarke.
The organisation that represents doctors has elected Glasgow-based consultant psychiatrist Dr Peter Bennie as its new Scottish chairman.
Wales will host an international investment conference after the Nato summit, UK Business Secretary Vince Cable announces.
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The UN accuses IS militants of war crimes, and the Syrian government of using chemical agents in eight separate incidents in a new report.
A number of Black Hawk helicopters were left covered in foam after a fire drill went wrong at a US military base in Oklahoma.
Pro-Russian separatists battle Ukrainian troops and shell the coastal town of Novoazovsk, after President Poroshenko promises a "roadmap" for peace.
Measures similar to control orders should be re-introduced to tackle the threat from Britons who fight with militants in Syria and Iraq, the UK's most senior police officer has said.
The mobile messaging app Snapchat has been valued at $10bn, according to reports, putting it in the same league as start-ups such as Dropbox and AirBnB.
Jenson Button's Formula 1 career is doubt as his team McLaren continue their pursuit of Ferrari's Fernando Alonso.
Scottish Commonwealth swimming champion Ross Murdoch appeals for help in finding a boy who wrote to him after his triumph at the 2014 Glasgow Games.
A woman is arrested after a suspected arson attack on a house near Wrexham after two children were rescued from the burning building.
A 15-year-old boy appears before a youth court in Enniskillen, County Fermanagh, after a 14-year-old was stabbed in the stomach.
South Yorkshire Police Commissioner Shaun Wright says he took his responsibilities very seriously, but will not stand down.
Thousands of Palestinians begin to return to their homes as an open-ended ceasefire between Israel and militants in Gaza appears to hold.
A couple who met as teenagers 10 years before the start of World War Two celebrate their 80th wedding anniversary.
The new series of the X Factor is back on television screens from Saturday. Colin Paterson looks at the new judging line-up and the future of the show
A nine-year-old girl in the US has accidentally killed her shooting instructor while being shown how to use a high-powered automatic weapon.