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Alexander Volkanovski retains his featherweight title in a thrilling five-round fight with Brian Ortega in Las Vegas at UFC 266.
Dozens of people are injured after several carriages of the Amtrak train came off the tracks.
Some 10,500 foreign lorry drivers and poultry workers will be able to work in the UK until Christmas Eve.
The Global Citizen Live festival will see performances from more than 60 artists in six continents.
The United States look set to regain the Ryder Cup after another dominating display on day two at Whistling Straits sees them open a six-shot lead over Europe.
Ethiopian and Eritrean food is well known globally, but this is your chance to discover Somali cooking.
Researching family history, Rosie Whitehouse uncovered a story of Protestants and Jews uniting against the Nazis in a French town.
A selection of striking images from our readers around the world.
Scientists warn that under the current melting rate even major glaciers are at risk of disappearing.
Reality Check takes a look at the facts and figures behind the world's nuclear weapons
Bagosora was serving a 35-year sentence for his role in the massacre of 800,000 people.
The election race could barely be tighter as voters decide who will run Europe's biggest economy.
Oleksandr Usyk is the new unified heavyweight world champion after dethroning Anthony Joshua with an incredible performance in London.
Two Canadians detained by China are also freed, bringing to an end a three-year diplomatic row.
It was described as a "wild ride" and a "crazy game" as Brentford defied the odds to come from behind to draw with Liverpool.
Bodies of alleged kidnappers are hung in public, a day after a warning executions would resume.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer says Aston Villa's winning goal should not have stood as Manchester United slump to a second straight home defeat.
After Manchester City ended Chelsea's unbeaten start to the season, BBC Sport's Phil McNulty looks at the significance of the victory.
Olaf Scholz, frontrunner to become German chancellor, says he wants a good relationship with the UK.
Hundreds of homes have been destroyed on the Spanish island since the eruption began.
Abandoned taxis being used to grow vegetables and other stories you may have missed this week.
The Islamist militant group Al-Shabab has claimed responsibility for the attack in Mogadishu.
Germans are choosing a new government on Sunday. This is how the vote works.
Alexander Volkanovski defends his featherweight title against Brian Ortega at UFC 266 but the main event has been overshadowed by the return of Nick Diaz.
A political pact that could see the return of Gambia's exiled ex-President Jammeh proves divisive.
Energy access is a big issue for businesses in Africa, but can the continent go green as well?
Hannah Peel wore a sustainable dress to the Mercury Awards - but is the fashion industry changing?
A series of maps and charts explaining what happened after an eruption in the Spanish Canary Islands.
Pledges made at the UN have lifted hopes for the Glasgow summit, but some major questions remain.
A selection of powerful images from all over the globe, taken this week.
Voters in Switzerland go to the polls this Sunday to decide whether to allow same-sex marriage.
Nine-year-old Rodwell Nkomazana lost an eye, his nose, and his upper lip when he was mauled by a hyena.
Ros Atkins explains how Germany’s election works, the candidates and the issues at stake.
The BBC's Jeremy Bowen goes inside Kabul's main jail, where former Taliban inmates are now caretakers.
After three years, Huawei's chief financial officer has a US extradition request against her dropped.
As Angela Merkel steps down as German chancellor, we take a look back at the photos documenting her career.
Thousands of migrants are at the Texas-Mexico border. Here's what we know about why they are coming.
A crucial climate change summit is being held in the UK- who's going and what's at stake?
A lacklustre lead candidate and a surprisingly strong Social Democrat have blown the race wide open.
After an illness, Stu began reuniting old postcards with their owners - and revived some buried memories.
When the German chancellor steps down, how will history remember her? Four experts have their say.
BBC Europe editor Katya Adler takes a road trip to find out how Germans will remember their chancellor.
Music executive Riki Bleau shares his business advice for our CEO Secrets series.
Britain only defeated the US three times in the first 25 Ryder Cups, but behind each victory is a wealth of remarkable stories.
The centre-left finance minister has led the polls in the run-up to the vote to succeed Angela Merkel.
Twenty years ago, a young African boy was murdered and his torso was dumped in the Thames. It's the longest unsolved child murder case in the recent history of the Metropolitan Police.
Paul Rusesabagina, who was portrayed in Hotel Rwanda, has gone from national hero to enemy of the state.
Young people have never known another leader, and many worry for the future as old certainties shift.