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North and South Korea briefly exchange gunfire over their heavily fortified border, in the second such incident in over a week, officials say.
The German government must increase investment to improve competitiveness, says finance minister Wolfgang Schaeuble.
Russia denies that one of its submarines got into trouble off Sweden, after reports of suspicious activity in the Baltic.
Dan Evans scores twice as Ospreys post a comfortable European Rugby Champions Cup win over Treviso in Swansea.
The Conservatives deny they are behind "negative" phone calls about UKIP's Rochester and Strood by-election candidate.
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There were spectacular scenes in Yuctan, Mexico, this Saturday for the final event of the 2014 Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series.
It is 100 years since the birth of the great poet Dylan Thomas and a London tribute to him is being led, in part, by comedian and writer Griff Rhys Jones.
A memorial service is taking place for Northern Ireland's former first minister Ian Paisley in Belfast.
Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf says all nations have a stake in the fight against Ebola, which "respects no borders".
Arsene Wenger endures an uncomfortable interview with Match of the Day's Jacqui Oatley after a 2-2 draw with Hull.
Authorities in West Africa are struggling to deal with the Ebola outbreak which has already claimed thousands of lives in Sierra Leone, Liberia and Guinea.
Public services need their "fair share" of money from economic growth if they are to continue to be affordable in the future, the health minister says.
The UK would have "zero influence" if it voted to leave the EU, the outgoing president of the European Commission says.
Flowers are laid in tribute to a murder victim whose body was found inside a burning vehicle in Kent early on Saturday.
Writer and broadcaster Clive James talks about his new volume of essays and how poetry helps him deal with his terminal cancer.
A petrol bomb explodes at a house in Dunmurry on the outskirts of Belfast.
The UK would lose influence on the world stage if it voted to leave the EU, the outgoing president of the European Commission has said.
Thousands of people take part in the Great Birmingham Run - the most popular half marathon in the Midlands.
Famous 19th Century ship Cutty Sark is damaged in a fire in London.