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Katty Kay explains how presidential candidates prepare for live debates
Great - and not so great - moments in US debate history
Why is the break-up of a celebrity couple who we have never met so important to so many people?
The outcome of the Labour leadership election between Jeremy Corbyn and Owen Smith will be announced later amid calls for party unity after months of in-fighting.
Pop group Bastille look back at their rise from a pub band to international pop stars in the space of just five years.
A selection of the best news photographs from around the world, taken over the past week.
Nina Adamowicz asked doctors to turn her pacemaker turned off, in a case thought to be the first of its kind in the UK.
A murder case in China - where a teenager reportedly killed her mother after being sent to an internet addiction treatment centre, has sparked shock across the country.
Saturday's national newspapers feature stories about the cleanliness of takeaways in the UK as well as an alleged hack of Pippa Middleton.
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge visit western Canada starting on Saturday. But how well do Canadians know the other members of the royal family?
A new photography exhibition explores how black men have historically used fashion as a political statement.
Horses have joined a select club of animals that can communicate by pointing to symbols, say scientists.
The rate of babies born to women aged 45 and over in England has risen by more than a third since 2009, analysis of official statistics reveals.
A female member of the Farc says women who got pregnant while fighting for the rebel group did sometimes abort their babies.
The sale of National Grid's gas distribution arm should be put on hold, according to the GMB Union.
Preview followed by live coverage of Saturday's Premier League game between Manchester United and Leicester City.
British world heavyweight champion Tyson Fury postpones his rematch with Wladimir Klitschko again after being declared "medically unfit".
Labour MPs who have sought to depose Jeremy Corbyn are guilty of mugging a decent man "in cold blood", Baroness Chakrabarti tells the BBC.
Defence correspondent Jonathan Beale has spent time with the British air force helping Iraqi troops in Mosul.
US-Russian plans to end Syria's conflict must be saved, Russia's foreign minister tells the UN, as bombs continue to rain down on Aleppo.