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Two men have been found guilty at the Old Bailey of conspiring to import and sell automatic weapons, following what is believed to be the largest such seizure ever made on the UK mainland.
The largest aid convoy so far in Syria has entered the besieged rebel-held town of Rastan in Homs province, the Red Cross says.
US university UC Davis apologises for hiring a PR firm to try to bury online references to an incident in which students were pepper-sprayed.
A decision over an injunction taken out by a celebrity to keep an extra-marital relationship out of the media will be announced at a later date, the Supreme Court says.
Sarah Campbell reports on what makes Windsor Castle such a special place for the Queen
At least 570 people are now known have died after the magnitude-7.8 quake hit Ecuador last Saturday.