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Boris Johnson has announced that he will not be running in the Conservative leadership contest.
A museum telling the story of Swedish furniture giant Ikea opens today in the town of Almhult, on the site of the firm's first store.
The Labour Party is not overrun by anti-Semitism or other forms of racism, but there is an "occasionally toxic atmosphere", an inquiry says.
The UK is sending 250 more military personnel to Iraq, almost doubling its presence in the country.
Legal opinions are emerging as to how the UK's departure from the European Union might be slowed or even stopped, says Clive Coleman.
The chief executive of the much-criticised Southern Health NHS Foundation Trust will keep her job, it is announced.
Gordon Murray, creator and puppeteer of the popular BBC children's series Trumpton and Camberwick Green, dies at the age of 95.
A mudslide in the city of Nagasaki caused a house to topple over after heavy rain pounded southern Japan over the past week.
The UK government is to defer a decision on airport expansion until the new Conservative Party leader is elected, the BBC understands.
Suicide bomber attacks Afghan military convoy outside capital Kabul, killing as many as 40 police, officials say
Justice Secretary Michael Gove is to stand to be the next leader of the Conservative Party and prime minister.
Theresa May is set to enter the race to become the next Tory leader and prime minister.
A British man, who allegedly snatched a police officer's gun at a rally for Donald Trump, has been charged, but not with plotting to kill him.
The arrival of Newfoundland soldiers during World War One was to lead to the creation of a lasting bond with Scotland.
Alvin Toffler, the author of Future Shock and other works predicting social, economic and technological change, dies at 87.
Allan Little looks at the enduring significance of the Battle of the Somme fought between 1 July and 18 November 1916.
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A character in Disney's upcoming film Moana is Maui, a legendary figure from Pacific Island culture. But some say his 'overweight' depiction offensive.
The Ministry of Defence has released footage of an RAF F-35B Lightning II stealth fighter landing in Britain for the first time after crossing the Atlantic.
A grizzly bear attacks and kills a cyclist just outside Glacier National Park, police in the northern US state of Montana say.