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The audacious Rosetta mission has been commanded to end its investigation of Comet 67P by crashing into the 4km-wide ball of ice and dust.
A woman is killed and dozens of other people are injured, some of them critically, as a commuter train crashes at a railway station in New Jersey.
Hillary Clinton says presidential rival Donald Trump appears to have violated US laws, after a report said he broke a trade embargo with Cuba.
The Rosetta probe, which has been beaming back spectacular pictures of a comet, is to end its journey by crash landing.
Israeli police make several arrests as a huge security operation swings into action ahead of Friday's funeral for former prime minister and president Shimon Peres.
Russia says it will continue bombarding rebel-held eastern Aleppo, where thousands are trapped, despite US demands for Moscow to stop.
A Somali regional government official has demanded an explanation from the US after 22 civilians and Somali soldiers were allegedly killed in an airstrike.
Twenty-three giant panda cubs have made their public debut at a research centre in Chengdu in south west China.
India's army carries out "surgical strikes" against suspected militants along the de-facto border with Pakistan in Kashmir.
Amateur footage from inside New Jersey station shows the scene after a train crashed during morning rush hour, killing at least one person and injuring 100.
A picture of a newly-arrived Syrian refugee fixing a bride's broken wedding dress in Canada is winning hearts across the world.
Long queues have formed outside the Israeli parliament as people pay their respects to former Prime Minister and President Shimon Peres.
Eyewitness Ben Fairclough said some people appeared to be unconscious after a train crashed into a station in Hoboken, New Jersey.
One of two lions that escaped from an enclosure in Leipzig zoo in Germany has been shot dead after attempts to use a tranquilliser failed.
Belarusian villagers aren't happy about tanks churning up the grass outside their apartments.
The US president says the congressional override of his veto on a bill allowing 9/11 lawsuits against Saudi Arabia sets "a dangerous precedent".
Russia plans to ban "baby boxes" - the hatches introduced in many countries where desperate mothers can safely abandon a baby.
Hair follicles created by a process similar to 3D printing could one day be used as implants, beauty giant L'Oreal has said.
US Libertarian candidate Gary Johnson blames an 'Aleppo moment' for not remembering any foreign leaders.
Icelandic capital switches off street lights to give people a better view of the Aurora Borealis.