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A plane from Colombia's air force crashes in the north of the country, killing all 11 of those on board.
Celtic open the defence of the Scottish title with a workmanlike two-goal victory over Ross County.
New York Giants will move signing sessions after children are pinned against barriers trying to get Odell Beckham Jr's autograph.
Wilmer Flores hits the winning run for New York Mets days after crying because he thought he was going to be traded.
Mourners gather in the US state of Georgia for the private funeral of Bobbi Kristina Brown, the only child of late singer Whitney Houston.
Bowlers Liam Plunkett and uncapped Mark Footitt are named in England's squad for the fourth Ashes Test against Australia.
Eleven people are questioned by Serbian police after a television graphic predicts a winning lottery number before it is drawn.
Optimism and concern at HK's tech conference
An "iconic" statue of Robin Hood near Nottingham Castle is being recast and given to Nottingham's sister city in China.
The new leader of the Afghan Taliban, Mullah Akhtar Mansour, calls for unity and says the group will continue fighting.
Myanmar's president declares a state of emergency in four regions after heavy flooding left at least 27 people dead.
A journalist for the Democratic Voice of Burma files a report on the country's floods whilst chest-deep in water.
Social media users rally around Aussie Rules footballer Adam Goodes, as he takes time out of the game amid a racism row with fans.
England head coach Trevor Bayliss challenges his side to perform consistently after going 2-1 up in the Ashes series.
Fewer migrants attempt to enter the Eurotunnel terminal in Calais overnight but the situation shows no signs of being over.
A youth club is reunited with eight of its stolen footballs after a dog found them in bushes that border a playing field.
The Afghan Taliban's Supreme Council was not consulted over the election of a new leader following the death of founder Mullah Omar, the BBC learns.
The former professional wrestler 'Rowdy' Roddy Piper, known for wearing a kilt in the ring, dies aged 61.
A plane that crashed at a small UK airport killing four people is believed to have belonged to Osama bin Laden's family.