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Nigel Farage says that "unless something radical is done" in Calais it is only a matter of time before a British holidaymaker or lorry driver dies.
Facebook hails "strong quarter" as the company reports its monthly users grew 13% to 1.49 billion.
England's James Anderson says he can improve despite taking 6-47, his best Ashes figures, on day one of the third Test.
Russia vetoes a United Nations draft resolution seeking to establish an international criminal tribunal into last year's MH17 crash in eastern Ukraine.
France says it is sending 120 extra police officers to Calais, as migrants attempting to reach Britain say they will continue to try to enter the Channel Tunnel.
A US police officer is charged with the murder of a driver who was shot in the head during a traffic stop over a missing licence plate.
The US central bank , the Federal Reserve, keeps its key interest rate on hold but indicates it is more positive on the US economy.
Chaka Fattah, who has represented Pennsylvania since 1994, is accused of misusing hundreds of thousands of dollars of federal, charitable and campaign funds.
England close day one of the third Ashes Test at Edgbaston on 133-3 after Australia are bowled out for 136.
British divers claim a second medal of the World Aquatics Championships as Tom Daley and Rebecca Gallantree win team gold.
The English Football Association gives its backing to Michel Platini's bid to become the next boss of Fifa.
An MSP calls on the Scottish government to clarify why it gave the organisers of the T in the Park festival £150,000 in funding.
Taliban leader Mullah Omar died two years ago in Pakistan, Afghanistan's government and security services say.
Duncan Kennedy spends the day in Kent to see how the migrant crisis in Calais is causing chaos in the UK.
The inquiry into the Glasgow bin lorry crash which killed six people hears that he "lied" on a DVLA form over a previous blackout.
Former BBC racing commentator Sir Peter O'Sullevan, dubbed the 'Voice of Racing' in a 50-year career, dies aged 97.
Only 26% of money spent and collected by Kenya's government has been approved in an official annual audit that noted "disturbing problems".
Initial results of a fresh post-mortem examination of the body of a County Antrim man who died in Ibiza contradict the findings of an autopsy by Spanish authorities, his family's solicitor has said.
A Chinese shopping mall and the manufacturers of one of its escalators were to blame for the death of a young mother, investigators say.
A hack attack involving instructions hidden in photos, malicious tweets and the coding community Github is discovered by cybersecurity researchers.