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A Chinese-born US geologist is reportedly released after serving more than seven years in prison in China for stealing state secrets.
President Obama begins his push to persuade sceptical members of the US Congress to back the Iran nuclear agreement.
The Lib Dems have set out plans for a £2.5bn healthcare fund to alleviate pressure on hospitals in England.
Pornography websites must adopt age-restriction controls to prevent children from accessing them or face closure, the Conservatives say.
After sumo wrestling's streak of champions from countries such as Mongolia and Bulgaria, Japanese fans are yearning for one of their own to win the championship.
A man who spent almost three decades on death row in the United States has been freed after years of fighting to prove his innocence.