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A 55-year-old man dies following a two-vehicle crash on the A1 near Dromore, County Down.
The FA rescinds Sunderland defender Wes Brown's red card in his side's loss at Manchester United on Saturday.
Prime Minister David Cameron dismisses concerns raised by the head of the US Army about the impact of cuts on the UK's armed forces.
Police say two men behind a tunnel discovered in Toronto last week built it for "personal reasons".
Nearly 100 South African firefighters are battling a blaze on Cape Town's mountain range.
Images from around the world: 2 March
Eurostar services are suspended after a person was hit by a train on the line in Kent.
Ten men are charged by police investigating child sexual exploitation in Rochdale, Greater Manchester.
Islamist militant Mohammed Emwazi was never a cause of huge concern to staff at his former London school, his former head teacher says.
Police launch an investigation after reports of racist and abusive behaviour from a group of Chelsea fans on a train from London to Manchester.
Bill Gates is declared the richest man in the world for the second year running by Forbes magazine's annual ranking of global billionaires.
The parents of a girl born with a large birthmark on her leg get matching tattoos in a show of support for their 18-month old daughter.
How a new word 'broke the Chinese internet'
How a housewife who worked on a rhubarb farm broke a men's world record during a staggering 25-year cycling career.
A Saudi diplomat held hostage in Yemen for almost three years by al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) has been released, officials say.
Furniture giant Ikea has unveiled a range of furniture fitted with wireless charging spots for mobile devices.
More than 700 civil servants have expressed interest in the new Northern Ireland Civil Service voluntary redundancy scheme, within the first two hours of it being in operation.
Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi has launched a cheap action camera that costs only 399 yuan (£41).
An 18-year-old woman who threw bleach into the face of an aspiring teenage model is sentenced to 27 months in a young offenders' institution.
An armed thief is thought to have hijacked a taxi following a gunpoint robbery at an Edinburgh city centre jewellers.