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The US urges North Korea to release American Merrill Newman, after official media there say he confessed to "crimes against the state".
Bedouin Arabs living in Israel have been protesting in the Negev Desert and towns and cities over government plans to resettle them.
Stranraer's Frank McKeown plays a Scottish Cup tie after overnight firefighter duties at the Glasgow helicopter crash.
Referee Wayne Barnes was wrong to award Australia's final try in their 30-26 win, says Wales coach Warren Gatland.
Organisers say more than 20,000 people attended Armagh's Georgian Day celebrations, marking the city's 18th century heritage.
Gareth Bale scores his first hat-trick for Real Madrid as they beat Real Valladolid to close in on leaders Barcelona.
Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger calls Aaron Ramsey "phenomenal" after Saturday's Premier League win at Cardiff.
Two police officers are injured during a loyalist protest march in Belfast on Saturday.
Ukrainian opposition parties urge early elections, as dispersed protesters regroup to condemn the government's refusal to sign an EU deal.
Australia edge a scintillating Test match in Cardiff to beat Wales for the ninth straight time.
At least one person is killed by gunfire as clashes break out in the Thai capital Bangkok, involving pro- and anti-government protesters.
Aaron Ramsey returns to Cardiff with two goals as Arsenal move seven points clear at the top of the Premier League.
Thousands of Gary Lineker's Twitter followers respond after he tweets about mother's car being stolen in Leicester.
A ceremony to mark the arrival of soil from 70 Belgian World War I battlefields has taken place at what will become a memorial garden for the conflict.
Sunderland earn only their second away point of the season, holding Aston Villa to a draw at Villa Park.
West Ham easily see off Fulham to increase the pressure on under-fire Cottagers boss Martin Jol.
A man and woman are saved on Snowdon after they both fell whilst scrambling at the same ridge.
A watchdog is investigating South Yorkshire Police's handling of complaints about a rock star who admitted child sex offences.
Australia put in an impressive display to gain revenge on New Zealand and win their 10th Rugby League World Cup.
Just like any other Saturday, particularly one a few weeks before the festive season, Glasgow's Argyle Street is heaving with people.