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IS conflict: Iraq launches ground offensive in Tal Afar
Tal Afar, the last major city held by IS in Iraq, has been a target since the fall of Mosul in July.
Boston march against right-wing rally draws thousands
Anti-racism protesters converge on the "Free Speech" rally featuring right-wing speakers.
Barcelona attack: Government says terror cell dismantled
The hunt continues for Younes Abouyaaqoub, who police say may have driven the van that killed 13.
Finland killings: Knifeman 'targeted women in Turku terror attack'
Police cite a terrorist attack as an 18-year-old Moroccan is held over Friday's double killing.
The money man behind China's internet showgirls
Lele Tao makes a fortune through live streaming - but one powerful man is about to change her life. The second of a three-part series.
Erdogan critic Dogan Akhanli arrested in Spain
Germany accuses Turkey of intimidation after the detention of German-Turkish writer Dogan Akhanli.
Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari returns from UK
The Nigerian leader spent three months in the UK seeking treatment for an unspecified illness.
Trumps to skip Kennedy honours to avoid 'distraction'
The couple will not attend the Kennedy Center Honors to avoid political distraction, officials say.
India train crash in Uttar Pradesh leaves 23 dead
Several carriages jumped the rails in Uttar Pradesh, leaving at least 23 dead and dozens injured.
Lebanese army recaptures third of IS stronghold of Ras Baalbek
A third of the north-eastern region of Ras Baalbek is recaptured in offensive launched on Saturday.

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Manchester United and Liverpool among today's Premier League match winners
Arsenal were again undone at Stoke in the Premier League, with Mark Hughes' side winning 1-0 thanks to a debut goal from Jese Rodriguez.
Nicolas Roche in third place after Vuelta a Espana opening stage
Ireland's Nicolas Roche is in third place after the time-trial opening stage of this year's Vuelta a Espana cycling.
Man in critical condition following Kilkenny stabbing
Gardaí in Kilkenny investigating a serious stabbing incident this evening have issued an appeal for witnesses.
Trump to skip Kennedy honours ceremony to avoid 'distraction'
President Donald Trump and his wife Melania will not take part in events for this year's Kennedy Center Honors arts awards, so those taking part can celebrate "without any political distraction", the White House said.
Lotto jackpot heading for ?9m; One winner of ?500k
There was no winner of tonight's Lotto Jackpot, worth over ?8m.
Cork withstand Galway rally to set up Kilkenny rematch
Cork withstood a frantic last-quarter rally from Galway to return to the Liberty Insurance All-Ireland Senior Camogie Final for the fourth consecutive season.
Stoke?s Jesé Rodríguez impresses with winning goal in debut against Arsenal
Jesé Rodríguez struck a superb debut winner as Stoke held on for a 1-0 victory over Arsenal in the Premier League.
Man understood to be prison officer charged with drugs offences
A man, understood to be a prison officer, has been charged with a total of 16 offences including conspiracy to supply class A, B and C drugs.
Thousands of Bostonians turned out to protest against right-wing free speech ...
The largely peaceful counter-protest took place just a week after the violence in Charlottesville.