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Saudi-led coalition bombers strike a suburb of the southern Yemen port city of Aden, killing at least 30 people, witnesses there say.
Ten people are killed, including a 7-year-old boy, in a series of shootings during a violent US holiday weekend in Chicago.
The BBC will be required to cover the cost of providing free television licences for over 75s, the government confirms.
Record-breaking numbers of migrants are arriving on the Greek island of Lesbos, overwhelming local authorities, local police say.
Thousands of men and boys killed in the Srebrenica genocide 20 years ago are remembered at a service in Westminster Abbey.
Eurozone finance ministers say they expect to hear fresh proposals from Greece after a referendum rejected the terms of an international bailout.
Islamic State militants are reported to have regained control of a town near their northern Syrian stronghold of Raqqa from Kurdish-led forces.
Fourth seed Maria Sharapova progresses to the quarter-finals of Wimbledon after beating Zarina Diyas in straight sets.
Global stock markets proved resilient on Monday despite Greece's shock rejection of the terms of an international bailout.
Nick Kyrgios puts on another petulant performance at Wimbledon during his fourth-round loss to Richard Gasquet.
Defending champion Rory McIlroy is a doubt for the Open after rupturing an ankle ligament playing football with friends.
Holidaymakers from across Ireland have avoided injury after a major fire thought to have been caused by a lightning strike gutted part of their hotel in the United States.
Two double-decker buses crash into each other in a city centre, leaving two people with life-threatening injuries.
Two bomb attacks - on a restaurant and a mosque - in the central Nigerian city of Jos have left at least 44 people dead, the authorities say.
Serena Williams wins her first Grand Slam match against elder sister Venus for six years to reach the Wimbledon quarters.
At least 20 elephants from Zimbabwe are transported to China to be settled in a game reserve, after a controversial sale.
A service has been held at Westminster Abbey to remember more than 8,000 Muslim men and boys from Srebrenica killed by Bosnian Serb forces 20 years ago.
Manchester United winger Nani has joined Turkish side Fenerbahce for £4.25m on a three-year deal.
Kenyan advise to Obama ahead of visit
Greece's Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis resigns, hours after voters back his policy of rejecting creditors’ demands for more austerity.