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Secret Service agents briefly evacuate part of the White House after an intruder was spotted running through the grounds.
Aberdeen-based Oil and gas services company Oil States announces plans to create 100 new jobs in West Lothian.
How is Brian Clough remembered, a decade on from his death?
Police make six arrests after separating groups of rival Unionists and independence supporters in George Square in the centre of Glasgow.
A British couple are reported missing off the Mexican coast after Hurricane Odile hit the country last weekend.
An Egyptian man accused of helping to plan the 1998 bombings of US embassies in Kenya and Tanzania has pleaded guilty in federal court in New York.
Two high-profile imams in the UK make a direct appeal to Islamic State militants to free Alan Henning, a UK hostage threatened with death.
The European Court for Human Rights will hear Italian ex-PM Silvio Berlusconi's appeal against a fraud conviction, his lawyer says.
Six Russian fighter jets are intercepted by American and Canadian planes off the coast of Alaska on Wednesday, US defence officials confirm.
Social media trends of the week - in 60 seconds
Migrant survivors in Malta speak of horror at sea
A marriage counsellor on healing the referendum hurt
Why I'm risking my life to help people with Ebola
A government immigration census in Cambodia has members of the ethnic Vietnamese community living on the Tonlé Sap river fearing for their future.
Brutal Ballet performed a Games of Thrones inspired piece at TitanCon, a science fiction and fantasy convention in Belfast.
The scary element that helped save the crew of Apollo 13
Why authorities refuse to ban disruptive protesters
Former El Salvador president Francisco Flores is transferred to police custody after having his house arrest revoked by a court in the capital, San Salvador.
US President Barack Obama launches the new 'It's on Us' campaign, which aims to prevent sexual assault at American universities.
The International Criminal Court orders Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta to appear on 8 October, over claims his government obstructed prosecutors.