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Chris Taylor who has bone cancer got to play Nintendo's Super Smash Bros. Ultimate game early following a social media campaign.
A Kenyan governor denies links to the stabbing to death of his ex-girlfriend, a pregnant student.
Saturday's attack in Ahvaz killed 25 people at a military parade featuring Iran's Revolutionary Guard.
OK is among 300 added to the list of allowed words by the game's official dictionary.
The German leader "regrets" promoting a controversial spymaster and almost scuppering her coalition.
Rob Goldstone also covers Donald Trump's much-discussed 2013 Moscow trip, in a BBC interview.
Russia says it will send the S-300 system within weeks, after an aircraft was shot down off Syria.
The authorities are concerned about insecurity in the town of Beni after 18 people were killed.
Michael Kors is reported to be buying the Italian fashion house founded by Gianni Versace in 1978.
India's newest airport, which is carved out of a mountain, has been called an "engineering marvel".
Russia's opposition leader had just finished a 30-day sentence over planning anti-government protests.
It is the first time the territory has banned a political party since it was returned to China.
The Indonesian drifted thousands of kilometres, until he was finally rescued by a passing ship near Guam.
Cody Wilson is in prison in Houston after being charged with the sexual assault of an under-age girl.
Navy officials say Abhilash Tomy is conscious and safe after his ordeal in the middle of the sea.
The comedian and actor could face the rest of his life in jail for drugging and assaulting a friend.
The sudden landslip swallowed an area up to 300m (1,000 feet) wide, officials say.
Tiger Woods wins the season-ending Tour Championship to claim his first victory in five years, while Justin Rose secures the FedEx Cup.
Official results have not been announced, but Ibrahim Mohamed Solih has claimed an unexpected victory.
Chinese people around the globe are celebrating the Mid-Autumn festival, with mooncakes centre stage.