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Delays to the building of warships on the Clyde prompt a heated online exchange between Ruth Davidson and Nicola Sturgeon.
Minnesota United goalkeeper Sammy Ndjock scores a truly ridiculous own goal playing in a pre-season friendly against Bournemouth.
Should everyone be taking vitamin D supplements, as nutrition experts now recommend?
A pilot has carried out an emergency landing on a golf course in Australia.
A decision to ban Russian athletes from Rio 2016 over an alleged state-sponsored doping regime is upheld by the Court of Arbitration for Sport.
A political profile of the man Labour MPs have selected to take on Jeremy Corbyn in a Labour leadership contest.
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump greeted his vice-presidential pick, Mike Pence, with an awkward air-kiss.
Donald Trump might have officially clinched his party’s nomination - but winning the country over could hinge on one key factor - demographics.
After Donald J Trump Jr's well received speech on Tuesday night of the convention, do Republican delegates see a political future for him or other Trump children?
Hopes for peace and stability in the world's youngest country have been shaken by recent clashes, reports the BBC's Alastair Leithead from South Sudan.
In some remote regions of Malawi, girls are made to have sex with a paid sex worker when they reach puberty - but the tradition has the potential to spread disease.
Donald Trump's chief political adviser on his candidate, Hillary Clinton and the 2016 campaign.
Fans are still waiting for Pokemon Go to be launched in Japan, the birthplace of the phenomenon, so where might the monsters be hiding out?
A look at the booming private security industry in the Central American country of Guatemala, where an average of 13 murders are committed every day.
How the tragedy of three Afghan girls inspired a US rocker to teach guitar in Kabul.
Three years have passed since Yahoo bought micro-blogging site Tumblr, but it is not the goldmine it once hoped.
Henri Astier talks to Abdelghani Merah, an anti-jihad activist whose brother killed seven people in south-west France in 2012.
The Indian government is proposing a centralised Goods and Services Tax to cut through red tape and corruption.
Clarence Mingo is African-American and a Republican delegate from Ohio. Donald Trump has polled at 0% among black voters in his home state.
Theresa May says the UK will not begin official negotiations on leaving the EU this year as she holds talks with Germany's Angela Merkel.