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The All England Lawn Tennis Club warns selfie sticks will not be allowed into this year's Wimbledon Championship.
A woman from East Sussex who ran the London Marathon is following it with another seven 26.2-mile runs in a week.
Council house tenants will not be allowed to buy their own homes, under plans unveiled by the Green Party.
A former senior Army officer is to be sued over the death of a Catholic man in Northern Ireland more than 40 years ago.
Two amateur astronomers have launched a model of a Star Wars 'X-wing' vehicle into the stratosphere.
Amy Winehouse's dad has distanced himself from a documentary about the singer, saying it's 'misleading'.
The 'super-jumbo' Airbus A380 celebrates its 10th anniversary
Northern Ireland health minister Jim Wells, who caused controversy with remarks linking same-sex relationships to child abuse, says he has resigned to help his wife "during her fight for life".
Images from Nepal as it struggles to cope with devastating earthquake
UK's newest hospital, South Glasgow University Hospital, is to receive its first patients on Monday.
Leading English rugby union club Wasps, which plays at Coventry's Ricoh Stadium, is launching a seven-year bond as it aims to raise £25m to £35m.
Graham Satchell reports on moves to bring wild lynx back to Britain.
Australia calls on Indonesia to delay executing two convicted Australian drug traffickers until corruption allegations are investigated.
Two-thirds of the world's population have no access to safe and affordable surgery, according to a new study in The Lancet.
People with lower back problems are more likely to have a spine similar in shape to the chimpanzee, our closest ape ancestor.
The first HIV self-test kit that allows people to get a fast result at home has gone on sale in the UK.
Two self-portraits by Francis Bacon are going on public display for the first time after being rediscovered in a private collection, before being sold.
Why can't everyone vote online for their MP?
A letter signed by the owners of 5,000 small firms calls for the Conservatives to be "given the chance to finish what they started", as Labour accuses the Tories of "letting down" business.
Clean-up efforts are continuing in Chile, after the Calbuco volcano erupted on Thursday.