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Steven Gerrard says he could join another club next summer if Liverpool do not offer him a new contract.
BBC Click looks at some of the week's technology highlights.
In honour of Halloween, BBC Sport looks back at some of 2014's more 'horrifying' moments, including the shocks, the slips, the trips and the unexpected.
RBS will retain control of Ulster Bank and says it has a good market position that can deliver attractive returns.
A Japanese savoury snacks manufacturer is creating 100 new jobs at Deeside Enterprise Zone, opening its first factory in Europe.
Royal Bank of Scotland has set aside £400m to cover costs into possible manipulation of the foreign exchange market.
One person remains missing after a major blaze in a Stafford fireworks factory that also leaves two people needing hospital treatment.
Burkina Faso's President Blaise Compaore says he will stay in power for a year under a transitional government, following a day of violent protests demanding his resignation.
Liverpool's miraculous turnaround in the 2005 Champions League final has been voted as your #BBCDreamTicket.
The main body providing apprenticeships in Wales is warning that budget cuts by the Welsh government will have a "massively de-stabilising effect" on such programmes.
Alcohol should have a calorie content label in order to reduce obesity, according to public health doctors.
Japan led Asian shares higher after the Bank of Japan (BOJ) surprised markets by announcing more stimulus measures to boost the economy.
Unmanned aircraft have been seen flying over many of France's nuclear stations and the authorities don't know where they have come from.
Lewis Hamilton on turning up the pressure in his title fight with Nico Rosberg and the buzz of being back in America.
The BBC's Anne Soy reports from Ghana, where health care workers in one hospital serving Liberian refugees have had to use rain coats instead of proper protective gear against Ebola.
More children who have talked about killing themselves are contacting ChildLine for help, the counselling service says.
A fashion designer from London creates a 'poppy hijab' to commemorate the centenary of the first Muslim soldier being awarded the Victoria Cross and to give Muslim women a new way to mark Remembrance Day.
Charity Doctors Without Borders warns some mandatory US state Ebola quarantine measures are having a "chilling effect" on its work.
US president calls for a "credible" process when Myanmar hold elections in 2015, as major players held rare high-level talks.
Foreign Minister Julie Bishop says she is committed to "normalising" relations between Australia and Fiji after the nation's elections last month.