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US consumer electronics chain Best Buy is closing its Canadian subsidiary, Future Shop, and converting 65 of its 131 stores into Best Buy outlets.
Sebastian Vettel takes a stunning maiden victory for Ferrari, winning a straight fight with Lewis Hamilton’s Mercedes in Malaysia.
1D performed for the first time since Zayn Malik announced he was leaving the group, at a gig in South Africa.
Richard Cockerill says England and Leicester centre Manu Tuilagi is likely to miss the rest of the season with injury.
US Secretary of State John Kerry cancels a planned return to the US to stay in Switzerland as the Iran nuclear talks approach their deadline.
Parts of France head to the poll for local elections seen as a key barometer for the presidential vote in two years' time.
World Cup's expensive legacy in Brazil as stadium lie empty
An Air Canada aeroplane landing at Halifax 'exits' the runway while landing at Halifax, and reportedly hits a power pylon.
Voting is to continue for second day in some parts of Nigeria after technical problems during Saturday's presidential election.
The desk where Charles Dickens wrote Great Expectations is finally on public display thanks to a £780,000 grant.
Head teachers in Cheshire warn parents they will report them to the authorities if they allow their children to play computer games rated for over-18s.
Police investigate alleged death threats against BBC director general Tony Hall, reportedly made after Jeremy Clarkson was dropped from Top Gear.
Scottish retailers call for a "fundamental review" of business rates, ahead of a 2% rise which is due to come into effect on Wednesday.
A European police chief says encrypted online communications are the biggest problem faced by security agencies tackling terrorism.
Antigua sees revival of natural remedies
The Bolivian women knitting a high-tech medical device
An agreement is reached with the drug manufacturer GSK to provide a vaccine for meningitis B for all babies in the UK, the health secretary says.
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