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London Tube strikes planned for 8 and 10 September are suspended by the Rail, Maritime and Transport union.
Author Anthony Horowitz has apologised for saying he thought Idris Elba was "too street" to be the next James Bond.
Hundreds of migrants are stranded outside a major railway station in Budapest after police seal off the terminal to stop them travelling through the EU.
A man is charged with murder after concert pianist Natalia Strelchenko was found with fatal injuries at a house in Manchester.
A mother and her four children, who were believed to be travelling from London to Syria, are detained in Turkey.
Google has made a series of changes to the main logo it uses for its core services.
This year's El Nino weather phenomenon could be one of the strongest on record according to the World Meteorological Organization.
The DUP is defeated in an attempt to adjourn the assembly for four weeks to try to resolve the current political crisis.
West Brom striker Saido Berahino suggests he may never play for the club again after they turn down a fourth bid from Tottenham.
Syrian migrant's perilous journey from Turkey to Sweden
Manchester United complete the £36m signing of Monaco's France Under-21 international forward Anthony Martial.
A new system of national testing is to be introduced in Scotland's primary schools, First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has announced.
Benedict Cumberbatch, Dame Helen Mirren and Dame Maggie Smith are among the British star names at this year's London Film Festival.
Brad Barritt will return from injury and Geoff Parling will feature in the second row as England host Ireland on Saturday.
A Christian official has refused to issue marriage licences to same-sex couples in Kentucky despite exhausting all of her legal options.
Ashley Madison insists it has an active community of female users, but critics continue to suggest many profiles were fakes.
The venom of a wasp native to Brazil could be used as a weapon to fight cancer, scientists believe.
A second foreign suspect has been arrested in connection with the deadly bombing at a Bangkok shrine in August, the Thai PM says.
The BBC's James Reynolds follows the trail of a Syrian migrant called Nour, as she travels 2,000 miles through nine countries to fulfil her dream of applying for asylum in Sweden.
Renewed fears over growth in China hit global markets, with the Dow Jones trading down more than 300 points.