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Three female rhinos escaped from Israel's safari zoo after one of the security guards fell asleep by an open side gate.
A 75-year-old woman has died after a fire in a ward for elderly patients at the Western General Hospital in Edinburgh.
Cameroon says Chad will send a large contingent of troops to help it fight incursions from the Nigeria-based militant Islamist group, Boko Haram.
David Shukman looks at the lessons of Beagle2 for how we handle failure.
A search is under way for a Durham University student missing following a night out in the city.
Two British citizens and a Somali man are jailed in Ethiopia for trying to establish an Islamic state, a radio affiliated to the government reports.
Robbie Savage on which of the 18 Manchester United first-team players near the end of their deals should stay - and who should be let go
BBC Get Inspired and the FA launch the People's Cup, a new competition which will give 100,000 players a chance of Wembley glory.
High-resolution images taken from orbit identify the landing location of the lost Beagle2 probe, and it appears to be in one piece.
The number of people waiting more than four hours to be seen at A&E units in Wales rises after the target is missed again.
Michael Keaton rounds off a successful awards day by falling off the stage at the Critics' Choice Awards after collecting a clutch of trophies.
A&E waiting times in Wales and Northern Ireland got worse last month - well below performance in England.
Twelve suspects are held in France about alleged support for the Islamist gunmen behind last week's attacks in Paris that killed 17, reports say.
Engineers work to restore power to about 200 properties still without electricity after high winds hit Dumfries and Galloway.
Roughly 85% of council offices targeted in a suspected arson attack are damaged, with the planning department "completely destroyed".
Snow and ice causes significant travel disruption in many parts of Northern Ireland, with several bus services cancelled and a small number of school closed.
BBC Breakfast poll reveals many people are unprepared for the cost of care in old age with the average bill for a residential home in England standing at £27,000 a year.
Speed cameras on the M25 have caught nearly 700 people in just over a month.
The US state of Oklahoma executes the first death row inmate since a botched lethal injection last year drew intense criticism.
A collision closes the A470 at Merthyr Tydfil amid reports of difficult travel conditions as a yellow "be aware" warning is issued for ice.