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Raqqa: IS 'capital' falls to US-backed Syrian forces
A US-backed alliance says three years of jihadist rule in the northern Syrian city are over.
'Islamic State': Raqqa's loss seals rapid rise and fall
IS has lost its 'capital' Raqqa, but it has taken the might of a global alliance to crush it.
Murdered journalist's son hits out at Malta
Malta's Daphne Caruana Galizia was "assassinated" for standing up to corruption, her son says.
Drone shows Rohingyas fleeing
Drone footage supplied by the UN High Commissioner for Refugees shows thousands of Rohingya Muslims fleeing Myanmar on Monday.
Indonesia massacres: Declassified US files shed new light
Newly declassified documents show US embassies knew about mass killings in Indonesia in the 1960s.
Man Booker Prize: George Saunders wins for Lincoln in the Bardo
The US author is awarded the £50,000 prize for his first full-length novel, Lincoln in the Bardo.
Reese Witherspoon: I was assaulted at 16
The Hollywood star says the incident was at the hands of an unnamed director.
Trump's latest travel ban order blocked
A judge says the policy "suffers from precisely the same maladies as its predecessor".
Catalonia: Protests after Spain detains separatists
A candlelit protest is held after a Spanish judge jails two Catalan pro-independence leaders.
Weinstein scandal: Game of Thrones actress 'felt powerless'
Weinstein was "holding tightly to the back of my arm" after she rebuffed him, Lena Headey said.
'I fight back,' Trump warns McCain
“At some point I fight back and it won't be pretty," the president says of Senator McCain's speech.
Kirkuk: Iraqi forces seize largest oilfields near city
Two more oilfields are seized as government troops take over areas under Iraqi Kurdish control.
Somalia blood appeal after Mogadishu truck bombing
Somalia's government says the death toll is likely to rise from 281 and more help is urgently needed.
Trump's drug czar choice pulls out
The congressman helped pass a bill that reportedly neutered efforts to slow the flow of opioid drugs.
Searching for clues after Somali massacre
A Facebook page is helping to identify those killed or missing in Somalia's deadliest terror attack in a decade.
Red sun phenomenon 'caused by Saharan dust', analysis shows
The dust was dragged in from the Sahara by the remnants of Hurricane Ophelia.
Trump denigrates Obama over false fallen soldier claim
The president falsely claimed his predecessor had not called the families of fallen US soldiers.
A bird's-eye view of sharks
Drones become the latest weapon to protect swimmers and surfers from shark attacks.
China congress: Why Beijing has banned hot air balloons
China is on high alert ahead of its Communist Party congress - and all sorts of things are banned.
The Hollywood women tackling sexual harassment
Actresses Margot Robbie and Lake Bell, alongside producer Kathleen Kennedy have spoken out.
The US protests that you've forgotten
Since September, hundreds of people have descended on the streets of St Louis in protest. This is why.
High speed camera uses 1,000 frames per second
The camera that can process images faster than the eye can see.
Malta journalist Caruana Galizia: Anti-corruption warrior
The murder of Maltese journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia is seen as an attack on democracy.
Kirkuk: The city that highlights Iraq's war within a war
The fall of Kirkuk reflects the struggle to control Iraq after the defeat of IS, says Michael Knights.
Why is China investing heavily in south-east Europe?
Beijing's spending spree in Greece and the Balkans raises concerns that the EU will object to its involvement in the region.
Social media silence over Somalia massacre
Deadly bomb attacks in Somalia kill at least 281 people but there are no hashtags of solidarity
Chechen 'gay purge' victim: 'No one knows who will be next'
Maxim Lapunov says he spent 12 days in a blood-soaked cell, beaten, threatened and humiliated.
Venezuela: Caracas after the chaos remains stressful
Residents of Caracas say they are frustrated and stressed by the politics of confrontation, says Will Grant.
Are women safer in single-sex carriages?
Women-only carriages have been trialled around the world, but do they work?
From sweets to furniture: The secrets of selling online
What's the best way to sell online? And how do you make sure your website really works?
Real Madrid 1-1 Tottenham Hotspur
Tottenham take a big stride towards the Champions League knockout phase after forcing Real Madrid to fight back for a draw in Spain.
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A preview of the upcoming NFL fixtures.
NK Maribor 0-7 Liverpool
Liverpool record their biggest Champions League win in almost 10 years as they thrash Maribor to go top of Group E.
Manchester City 2-1 Napoli
Manchester City produce another impressive display as they beat Napoli to maintain their 100% start to the Champions League.
Ryder Cup 2018: US still has something to prove says Jim Furyk
US Ryder Cup skipper Jim Furyk says there is still work to be done to fully restore his country's reputation in the tournament.
Warren Gatland: The criticism & hurt that led to bitter end to Lions involvement
As Warren Gatland's involvement with the Lions comes to a bitter end after a tour he "hated", Chris Jones asks how did it come to this?
Craig Shakespeare: Leicester City sack manager four months after appointment
Leicester City sack manager Craig Shakespeare just four months after he took the job on a permanent basis.
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