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Dereck Chisora withdraws from Saturday's title fight against Tyson Fury after fracturing his hand in training.
Authorities have yet to determine a cause of death for Eric Garner after he succumbed during an arrest in New York City.
Johns Hopkins Hospital agrees to pay $190m to thousands of women who joined a legal case claiming a gynaecologist secretly recorded them.
Steven Gerrard's England story was without a happy ending
At least five people have been killed and 70 injured by an Israeli strike on a hospital in Gaza, Palestinians say.
Do Western sanctions hurt the Russian elite?
Golfer Rory McIlroy returned to Northern Ireland on Monday afternoon clutching the coveted Claret Jug.
Sir Bradley Wiggins says he will only ride in the team pursuit at the Commonwealth Games, pulling out of the road events.
Singer Susan Boyle has visited children in a hospital in Glasgow, taking a taste of the Commonwealth Games with her as she carried the Queen's Baton.
Israel sent ground troops into Gaza on Thursday, saying the ground operation is necessary to target Hamas' network of tunnels.
Civilian drones are being tested across Africa's game reserves in a hi-tech battle with poachers threatening the continent's wildlife tourism industry.
Russia will face further sanctions if it does not change course over Ukraine, the PM warns.
Singer and TV star Tulisa Contostavlos's trial over drugs allegations collapses as the judge accuses a prosecution witness of perjury.
Some seals prefer to forage for food at offshore wind farms, UK study suggests.
Islamist militants who control the Iraqi city of Mosul are reported to have seized a nearby ancient monastery and ordered the monks to leave.
England captain Steven Gerrard explains his retirement from international football, saying: "I've had to think of me this time".
A 73-year-old woman from Middlesbrough dies days after being bitten by a police dog.
England captain Steven Gerrard retires from international football after winning 114 caps, describing it as a "sad day".
What and who to look out for at the Commonwealth Games
Two of the British victims of flight MH17 were lifelong Newcastle United fans who were travelling to New Zealand to watch their club.