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The wrecked Italian cruise ship Costa Concordia will be towed to its home port Genoa, where it will then be scrapped.
Young couples who send explicit pictures of each other are threatened with prosecution under child sex laws.
A US judge orders Argentina and its creditors to meet "continuously" to avoid the nation defaulting on its debts later this month.
Millions watch video poking fun at Kim Jong-un.
Venezuelan soldiers remove hundreds of families from a notorious 45-storey Caracas skyscraper that dominates the city skyline.
Estimate, a racehorse owned by the Queen, has tested positive for the prohibited substance morphine.
What does a Joko Widodo win mean for Indonesia?
Experts begin trying to identify the victims of the MH17 plane crash, as Dutch officials say only 200 bodies have arrived from the crash site.
A trio of major British films are to receive their world premieres at this year's Toronto Film Festival, including Stephen Hawking biopic The Theory of Everything.
Contamination and tampering could hamper MH17 investigation
US airlines Delta and United suspend all operations to Tel Aviv's Ben Gurion Airport amid heightened scrutiny over flights into conflict zones.
Jakarta Governor Joko Widodo has been declared the winner of Indonesia's hotly-contested presidential election.
Olympic silver medallist Fred Evans is out of Glasgow 2014 after being refused accreditation in another major setback for Team Wales.
British air accident investigators will retrieve data from the black boxes of crashed flight MH17, says Prime Minister David Cameron.
UN officials say more than 100,000 people have been forced to take shelter in UN buildings in Gaza because of the violence - double the number of the Gaza conflict five years ago.
Emmy-nominated TV show Fargo is set to return for a second season but with a new cast.
Afghanistan cause a shock by beating Zimbabwe, only their second victory over a Test-playing nation, in a one-day international.
British 100m champion Dwain Chambers withdraws from Glasgow 2014 to focus on next month's European Championships.
Nvidia confirms the release of a tablet targeted at "serious gamers" that can run Android games natively or stream them from a PC.
A US appeals court strikes a blow to the president's signature healthcare law, potentially derailing subsidies for many low and middle-income people.