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AB de Villiers hits an unbeaten 133 to record the highest score by a non-opening batsman in the Indian Premier League.
Tourists at Yellowstone National Park in the US have been chased over a bridge by a family of black bears.
King Bhumibol Adulyadej goes back to his royal palace after recovering from a gall bladder operation last October
Author JK Rowling thanks Twitter users who offered support after she became a target for online abuse in the wake of the general election.
Wales boss Warren Gatland is concerned about George North's future after the wing's recent concussions.
The People's Bank of China has cut interest rates for the second time this year in the face of a continuing economic slowdown.
QPR are advised not to select Sandro for Sunday's game against Manchester City because of an issue with his visa.