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A BP employee who oversaw the cleanup of the Deepwater Horizon oil spill in 2010 agrees to settle a charge of insider trading.
What makes Jerusalem so holy to three religions?
England batsman Jonathan Trott is to take a second break from cricket because of a recurrence of his anxiety issues.
Calls for more action over pay and pensions are expected this weekend when the two biggest teachers' unions meet for their annual conferences.
The leader of the French far right-wing Front National party has said that she would welcome collaboration with UKIP with "open arms".
The daughter of former US President Bill Clinton and former US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton announces she is pregnant with her first child.
Dozens of civilians sheltering in a UN base in the South Sudan city of Bor have been killed in an attack by armed youths, the UN says.
David Axelrod, the strategist who masterminded Barack Obama's presidential victories, will be a key adviser on Ed Miliband's 2015 general election campaign, the Labour Party says.
Record buy Juan Mata is confident Manchester United will become a force under David Moyes with the addition of new signings.
India's Rahul Gandhi faces a tough challenge in India polls
Hundreds of Channel Tunnel rail passengers are stuck at stations, after a series of problems caused delays.
Police in the state of Bahia in Brazil vote to end a two-day strike which prompted the deployment of federal troops to restore order on the streets.
The Nobel prize-winning Colombian author Gabriel Garcia Marquez dies in Mexico aged 87, his family says.
President Barack Obama defends his signature healthcare law, saying the debate over its repeal is "over" as he touts high enrolment numbers.
Nobel Prize-winning novelist Gabriel Garcia Marquez dies
Should a woman need a man with her to smoke a hookah?
French troops in Mali free five aid workers who were kidnapped in the north of the country by suspected Islamist militants in February.