Reddit downgrades the status of its technology section after it emerges that many popular terms had been banned from its headlines.
Myanmar's longest-serving political prisoner, Win Tin, has died aged 85 of kidney failure.
More than 100 firefighters tackling a huge blaze on an industrial estate in Leeds save nearby buildings from "certain destruction".
An Apprentice Boys feeder parade past St Patrick's Catholic Church on Belfast's Donegal Street passed off without incident.
Lawyers for the family of high profile Sinn Féin official and republican informer Denis Donaldson want Irish police to hand over his secret journal.
Detectives say they are treating the death of a two-year-old girl at a property in the town of Kelty in Fife as 'suspicious'.
The success in Weibo has investors excited about the US stock debut of Alibaba, which is China's largest internet company.
A car bomb kills an MP and injures another in the Somali capital, Mogadishu, as the government hosts a security conference.
Predicting Who Will Be France's Defensive Starters at the World Cup
Predicting who will be France's defensive starters at the World Cup is not an easy task. Didier Deschamps will likely name eight defenders in his 23-man squad come the Jun. 2 deadline, and all eight of them could easily state their own case for ...
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South Korean President Park Geun-hye condemns the conduct of some of the crew of the ferry that sank last week, calling it "akin to murder".
Avengers director Joss Whedon surprises fans by releasing his latest film online on the same night as its US premiere.
A 52-year-old woman dies and an 18-year-old man is in a critical condition following a crash in East Ayrshire.
Russia's President Putin presents a draft law to create a gambling zone in Crimea, now that the Kremlin has made it part of Russia.
Wales has seen a dramatic increase in the number of people diagnosed with the most serious form of skin cancer since the 1970s, says a cancer charity.
Netflix now accounts for more than half the video streamed over the internet.
The Kelpies, Scotland's largest art installation, has opened to the public at the Helix Park in Falkirk.
National Union of Teachers' conference votes for a summer-term strike over pay and workload.
4 French journalists freed after 10 months held hostage in Syria
(CNN) -- Four French journalists who had been held hostage in Syria for 10 months have been released, the French President's office said Saturday. Edouard Elias, Didier François, Nicolas Henin and Pierre Torres are in good health despite the tough ...
4 French Journalists Held Hostage in Syria FreedTIME
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New figures show that malignant melanoma, the most dangerous form of skin cancer, is now five times more common than it was in the 1970s.