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A London-based NFL team could be worth more than £100m a year to the UK, according to a new report.
Tens of thousands of Hungarians march through Budapest against plans to tax internet use, in the biggest anti-government protest for years.
Thousands of migrants attempt to cross the Mediterranean sea to get into Europe, and some need saving from dangerous vessels.
Kansas City Royals beat San Francisco Giants 10-0 to take the best-of-seven World Series to the deciding game.
A referendum in favour of leaving the European Union should have the clear support of each UK nation, the SNP's Nicola Sturgeon insists.
Kevin Spacey pays tribute to actress Elizabeth Norment, who played Nancy Kaufberger, the secretary to his character in US TV drama House of Cards.
A Thai court dismisses a criminal defamation case against a British labour activist who criticised conditions in the food industry.
The Disasters Emergency Committee is to launch an appeal in response to a disease outbreak for the first time, in aid of the Ebola crisis.
Designer Lauren Bowker is working on a textile that can respond to brain patterns.
Scores of Iraqi Kurdish fighters arrive in Turkey from where they plan to cross into Syria to battle militants besieging the town of Kobane.
Air France-KLM has said last month's pilots' strike cost it €416m (£328m) in lost revenues as it reported operating profit fell by more than half in the three months to the end of October.
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Deutsche Bank swings to a loss in the third quarter because of higher legal costs to settle investigations.
Tens of thousands of people in Hungary have taken part in a peaceful march against the government's plans to tax the internet - the second demonstration in three days.
The Indian government gives a list with names of more than 600 Indians suspected to have parked untaxed wealth in foreign banks to the Supreme Court.
New Zealand is to hold a binding referendum in 2016 on whether to change the design of the national flag, PM John Key says.
The Australian government says it is trying to confirm reports that the most senior Australian member of Islamic State has been killed in Syria.
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Asia stocks are lifted by stronger-than-expected Japan industrial production in September and positive US consumer confidence data.