The latest stories from the World section of the BBC News web site.
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A former aide of Osama Bin Laden has been found guilty of plotting the al-Qaeda bombing of US embassies in east Africa in 1998, killing 224 people.
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Romelu Lukaku scores five goals in the tie as Everton cruise past Young Boys to make the last 16 of the Europa League.
A video released by the Islamic State group appears to show the destruction of statues said to be ancient artefacts from northern Iraq.
David Hockney releases artwork showing the landscape that inspired him after it was blighted by fly-tipping.
Two llamas went on the lam in Arizona. Thanks to a local news live feed, the US watched - and Tweeted - in rapt attention.
The Islamic State militant known as "Jihadi John", who has been pictured in videos of the beheadings of hostages, is named as Mohammed Emwazi from London.
Residents of Sun City, Arizona, chased two llamas who had escaped on Thursday.
Liverpool are knocked out of the Europa League in the round of 32 as Turkish side Besiktas win a penalty shootout.
Fiorentina knock Tottenham out of the Europa League after second-leg goals from Mario Gomez and Mohamed Salah.
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The childhood home of Beatles legend Paul McCartney is to be sold at an auction in Liverpool's famous Cavern Club for £150,000.
House Speaker John Boehner has refused to say if the House will vote on a Senate bill funding homeland security before a Friday deadline.
Seven British men who died in the 2013 Algerian hostage crisis were "unlawfully killed", the judge in an inquest into their deaths says.
Canada's Supreme Court rejects a move to scrap the country's citizenship oath, which requires applicants to swear allegiance to the UK monarchy.
Suicide bomb attacks kill at least 32 people in northern Nigeria, as the wave of violence from Boko Haram continues.
Ten-man Celtic are knocked out of the Europa League by Inter Milan for whom Fredy Guarin scored a fabulous late goal.
Street artist Banksy has secretly travelled to Gaza where he produced a range of murals as part of a new documentary.
Ghana has secured a $1bn loan from the International Monetary Fund that could stabilise its troubled economy.
Nic Henning, the joint lowest-ranked golfer on the professional tour, shoots a course record 62 to lead in South Africa.