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How the writer, who has died aged 95, came to create the iconic characters of the Marvel universe.
The Camp Fire in the north of the US state has now surpassed the 1933 Griffith Park disaster.
The plan to end a ban on the trade of tiger and rhino parts had caused an outcry but are now on hold.
James Gargasoulas drove his car into pedestrians in Melbourne, killing six and injuring 27 others.
Kyrsten Sinema becomes the US southern state's first Democratic senator since 1994.
How supporters of the late Philippine dictator Ferdinand Marcos have been exploiting social media to spread fake news as his family stages a political comeback.
Frankie McCamley looks at the psychology, the history and the popular culture around people with body hair.
Somalia is one of the most dangerous places for journalists, with nearly 40 killed in the past decade.
The death toll in California is rising as fires burn across the northern and southern parts of the state.
Scientists hope artificial intelligence will gives us more insights into bee health and behaviour.
Hundreds of thousands of people have fled wildfires in California - here are some of their stories
The man behind many Marvel Comics superheroes explains how he came up with the iconic character.
A French woman has gone on trial accused of harming the child she kept in the boot of her car.
Comedian Dave Chappelle photobombs a young, American couple's engagement photoshoot.
A now-extinct monkey from Jamaica had South American roots, according to new DNA evidence.
The National Rifle Association told doctors to "stay in their lane" after a report on gun violence.
Stan Lee was the man responsible for a string of comic superheroes that have become household names.
Lee, the brains behind Spider-Man, Black Panther and X-Men, is survived by his daughter.
These coins both endangered and saved Optatius Buyssens's life, as he fought as a soldier during World War One
Amid narrowing margins in Florida's senate and governor races, Donald Trump says recounts should end.