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Which US state do Americans love to bash?
MPs take evidence on flood risk management.
BBC News looks at the aftermath of the decision not to charge a white policeman who killed black teenager Michael Brown.
An area of Caerphilly becomes the most deprived community in Wales, official figures show.
Ghana's opposition calls for a parliamentary probe into allegations that a suspected cocaine trafficker had access to the presidential lounge at the country's main international airport.
About 1.5 million gas customers with pre-payment meters have been overcharged because their meters are faulty, the industry has admitted.
The Sun's former Whitehall editor is cleared of paying civil servant for information, including details of the 2010 budget.
A supermarket in Carmarthenshire closes its unleaded petrol pumps over suspected contamination after cars break down.
Nato's top commander warns that Russia's increased military presence in the annexed region of Crimea could be used to control the Black Sea.
Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon announces plans to take action against landowners who pose a "barrier" to development.
Former England footballer Sol Campbell clashes with Labour MP Owen Smith over the party's proposed mansion tax.
Fatal internal injuries suffered by a 22-month-old boy were like those caused by "a fall from the top floor of a house", his parents' murder trial hears.
Two people from Walsall are arrested at Heathrow Airport on suspicion of terrorism offences connected to Syria.
Borussia Dortmund are photographed training in London's Regent's Park before the Champions League game against Arsenal.
A drink-driver who got behind the wheel as he was "fed up waiting for a taxi" caused a crash which killed his friend, a court has heard.
Former world champion John Higgins eases into the second round of the UK Championship with victory over Lee Walker.
Do cricket helmets do enough to protect the head?
A new species of horned dinosaur has been identified from fossils held in a Canadian museum for 75 years.
Two members of murdered fusilier Lee Rigby's family say a government report into his killing has given them someone to blame.