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Juncker no confidence vote fails to gain traction
England defender Nathaniel Clyne scores late on to deny Aston Villa a win and rescue a point for Southampton.
Many children were among a crowd watching a volleyball match in eastern Afghanistan on Sunday when a suicide bomber struck killing at least 50.
Facing a last-gasp chance for Iran nuclear deal, says Jeremy Bowen
Families of the victims of a deadly attack on a bus in Kenya last week have travelled to Nairobi to collect the bodies of the deceased.
The University of Texas acquires the archives of Nobel prize-winning late Colombian writer, Gabriel Garcia Marquez.
'That money was everything to us - now it's all gone'
Residents and soldiers are fleeing a Nigerian town raided by militant Islamists disguised as traders, officials say, as the country's top Muslim leader criticises the military.
Ten contenders are named on the shortlist for the 2014 BBC Sports Personality of the Year award on 14 December.
The fatal shooting by US police of a 12-year-old boy brandishing a replica gun in a playground prompts calls for the guns to be more clearly marked.
The deadline for a nuclear deal with Iran is extended to the end of June after talks in Vienna failed to reach a comprehensive agreement.
Liverpool striker Daniel Sturridge says his injury troubles are making him stronger and he will be back "soon enough".
A businessman who wrote a government report that criticised RBS has been told he can no longer remain a customer of the bank, Panorama learns.
A 12-year-old boy has died after being shot by police in the US city of Cleveland, while carrying what turned out to be a replica gun.
Chuck Hagel has resigned as US defence secretary after less than two years in the post, following a series of meetings with President Barack Obama.
Police in Granada have arrested three priests and one layman on suspicion of child sex abuse, according to Spain's interior minister.
Aviva's shares fall following Friday's announcement that it is in talks about a possible £5.6bn merger with smaller rival Friends Life.
Shares in Petrofac fall by more than a quarter after the oil and gas services group issues a profits warning.
Telecoms giant BT is in talks with Telefonica about buying the O2 mobile network in the UK from the Spanish firm.
After feeding him a meatball, a stray dog follows an extreme trekking team for more than 50 miles around Ecuador.