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Usain Bolt, the world's fastest man, starts his Glasgow 2014 campaign by helping Jamaica reach the men's 4x100m relay final.
A medical examiner has ruled that a police officer's "chokehold" caused the death of a man in New York.
A 16-year-old boy who beat and raped his ex-girlfriend in a park, leaving her with the mental age of an eight year old, is given a discretionary life sentence.
Former Chelsea midfielder Frank Lampard is set to join Manchester City on a loan deal from New York City FC.
An emotional Lynsey Sharp reveals that she was ill overnight before racing to silver in the Commonwealth Games 800m.
Michaela Walsh, Michael Conlan, Paddy Barnes and Joe Fitzpatrick qualify for their finals at the Commonwealth Games.
A housing company is fined for "breathtaking" health and safety breaches after a flats walkway collapsed.
Nine militants are shot dead by police and one captured in the restive Chinese region of Xinjiang, the Xinhua news agency reports.
Film critic Jason Solomons reviews the week's film releases, including Joe, Hercules and Earth to Echo.
Up to 30 Commonwealth Games athletes from Sierra Leone are considering extending their stay in Glasgow amid fears over the Ebola virus.
French police seize 50kg of cocaine which was then securely stored at the headquarters of their judicial police, but it has disappeared.
Claudia Fragapane wins her fourth gold - the first Englishwoman to do so for 84 years - of the Games with victory in the floor.
A Somali MP is assassinated outside a mosque in Somalia's capital by Islamist militants - the fifth parliamentarian to be killed this year.
Hundreds of families are campaigning to save a West Yorkshire man from being deported out of the country.
Convincing patients to receive treatment is the biggest task facing medical professionals trying to contain the Ebola outbreak in West Africa, a doctor in Sierra Leone says.
A bus firm is liable for damages for a crash involving 50 school children after its driver blacked out.
The International Cricket Council finds James Anderson and Ravindra Jadeja not guilty of breaching its code of conduct.
The war-hating minster who made the case for World War One
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Northern Ireland First Minister Peter Robinson says child sex abuse at Kincora Boys' Home is a "national scandal" that needs to be fully investigated.