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Georginio Wijnaldum scores four goals as Newcastle trounce Norwich for their first Premier League win of the season.
A Bernard Foley penalty in the final minute of the game gives Australia victory over Scotland in a superb World Cup quarter-final.
Former Conservative Cabinet minister Andrew Mitchell suggests controversial tax credit reforms could be "tweaked" as Labour says it would reverse the changes.
The longest and closest election campaign in Canada's history is gathering pace, with current Prime Minister Stephen Harper fighting for a record fourth term in office.
Slovenia says it will allow only 2,500 migrants to cross its borders each day - half the number requested by neighbouring Croatia.
The ruins of a huge 16th Century church have emerged from a reservoir in the southern state of Chiapas in Mexico.
The US says it has a killed a senior member of a group of al-Qaeda veterans called the Khorasan Group in an airstrike in Syria.
The BBC's David Shukman reports from Luzon in the Philippines, on the battle with high winds and intense rainfall after Typhoon Koppu makes landfall.
An "underpowered" scrum without the likes of Adam Jones and Richard Hibbard cost Wales at World Cup, says ex-coach Mike Ruddock.
Pope Francis conducts the first canonisation of a married couple, in a ceremony in St Peter's Square at the Vatican.
Thousands of weary migrants aiming to reach Western Europe cross into Slovenia from Croatia after Hungary closed another of its borders.
Iraq issues arrest warrants for the trade minister and his brother on corruption charges, officials say.
Tracy Morgan hosts Saturday Night Live (SNL) this weekend, more than a year after he suffered life-threatening injuries in a car accident.
Acclaimed Egyptian writer Gamal al-Ghitani dies aged 70 in Cairo having been in a coma for two months.
The push to create more apprenticeships quickly has led to the brand being devalued, says Ofsted.
France's record points scorer Frederic Michalak retires from international rugby after the 62-13 defeat by New Zealand.
Celta Vigo level on points at the top of La Liga alongside Real Madrid and Barcelona after victory over 10-man Villarreal.
Typhoon Koppu has made landfall hitting the Philippines with rain and winds of up to 250 km/h (155 mph).