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Intel takes the wraps off its new family of Skylake computer chips, explaining why the processors should outperform its earlier processors.
Asian markets head lower on Wednesday, following the lead from Wall Street where worries about China's growth also took their toll.
David Cameron is announcing the latest wave of free schools in England, as a step towards his manifesto pledge of 500 more over the next five years.
As part of the BBC's series on unusual workplaces, we talk to the New York lawyer whose yacht is now his office.
People with learning difficulties in the UK are being inappropriately over-medicated, patient records reveal.
NHS staff will be offered exercise classes in a bid to keep them fit and in work, NHS England's chief executive is set to announce.
One of Scotland's grandest country houses is recreated in the video game Minecraft to mark Doors Open Day.
The migrant crisis sweeping Europe and a change to the question for the UK's referendum on the EU make the front pages.
Pictures show how researchers at a remote Russian weather station have become trapped by a hungry pack of polar bears.
The US Olympic Committee (USOC) names Los Angeles as the US bid city for hosting the 2024 games after Boston drops out.
Australia selector Rod Marsh warns that an umpire could be killed unless the no-ball rule is changed.
As a migrants continue to travel to Europe in the hope of asylum, the BBC's new political editor Laura Kuenssberg looks at the impact this might have on the UK's EU negotiations.
The summer transfer window is the richest ever at £870m, as total spending for the calendar year reaches £1bn for the first time.
The four finalists in New Zealand's public competition to design what could be the country's new national flag are revealed.
US President Barack Obama has treated a crowd of people to cinnamon buns during a visit to a coffee shop in Alaska.
David De Gea's deadline day disappointment and signing a £36m teenager, BBC Sport unravels a frantic transfer window at Man Utd.
Renewed fears over growth in China hit global markets, with the Dow Jones closing down 468 points.
Hundreds of migrants are stranded outside a major railway station in Budapest after police seal off the terminal to stop them travelling through the EU.
Premier League football clubs break the summer transfer window spending record, according to analysis from Deloitte.
Former Rangers owner Craig Whyte and ex chief executive Charles Green arrested over alleged fraudulent takeover of the club in 2012