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Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump accuses Democratic rival Hillary Clinton of being a "bigot" in his latest appeal to minority voters.
The BBC's James Reynolds tells of feeling the ground move during one of the aftershocks following Italy's deadly earthquake.
The US leads calls for "strong and swift action" after a UN investigation concludes that the Syrian government used chlorine gas against its own people
The death toll in the Italian earthquake reaches 241 as rescuers continue efforts to find survivors in the rubble of Amatrice and nearby small towns.
Highways agency says getting rid of English and pinyin would make more space for Chinese characters.
Siam, 34, was recently fined by police on the beach in Cannes for wearing leggings, a tunic and a headscarf.
French fashion designer Sonia Rykiel dies at the age of 86 after suffering from Parkinson's disease, her family says.
A lawnmower has been blamed for wrongly triggering sensors that predict when the Northern Lights will be visible in the UK.
Drone footage shows extent of Italy quake destruction in Pescara del Tronto
After more than three years of peace talks in Cuba, the Colombian Government and the left wing guerrilla group, the FARC, have reached a final peace deal.
Footage shows children being pulled from Italian earthquake rubble alive
United States goalkeeper Hope Solo is suspended for six months for describing Olympic opponents Sweden as "a bunch of cowards".
The private estate and studio complex that belonged to Prince is to open to the public, six months after his death.
An impoverished man in India carries his wife's body for 12km after the hospital where she died allegedly failed to provide a vehicle to transport her body.
A runner and the dog which joined him on a Chinese ultra-marathon, winning fans worldwide, are reunited after "Gobi" goes missing in China.
Hospitals in Orlando say they will not charge for treatment provided to survivors of the Pulse nightclub massacre in which 49 people were killed.
Aerial shots reveal the devastation in Amatrice following Wednesday's earthquake which killed at least 247 people in central Italy.
The Indian government unveils a draft law which would ban commercial surrogacy, in an attempt to regulate the industry.
Outgoing UKIP leader Nigel Farage addressed supporters of US presidential candidate Donald Trump at a campaign rally in Mississippi.