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Google has started showing old versions of its search page to people using out-of-date versions of web browsers.
A tabby cat has been hailed a hero after she woke up her owner to alert him to a fire which destroyed his home in Melbourne, Australia.
Libya's militias capture most government ministries in the capital, Tripoli, the government says, as the prime minister is reappointed.
There are already animation studios in Ivory Coast, Nigeria, Kenya and South Africa, but only a very limited number of good schools teach art and animation techniques on the African continent.
A dog was rescued by the RNLI on Sunday after going missing for nearly 10 days in a chance sighting close to Foreland Point, in North Devon.
Manchester United's Mexican striker Javier Hernandez joins Champions League winners Real Madrid on a season-long loan.
Ukrainian troops abandon the airport of Luhansk after clashes with pro-Russian rebels, ahead of negotiations on the crisis.
The Metropolitan Police have released new CCTV footage of the so-called "plebgate" incident, which led to the resignation of Andrew Mitchell as chief whip.
The search is on to reunite a Belfast family with a lost treasure trove of photographs and letters dating back to the 1900s.
Parody video about gay marriage in Ireland sparks debate
India's PM Narendra Modi and Japan's Shinzo Abe agree at their summit to speed up talks on a nuclear energy pact.
Some black cab drivers have formed 'hit squads' to track down and block illegal minicab drivers in London, according to the BBC's Inside Out programme.
Winners of the 2014 British Wildlife Photography Awards
A lorry driver who killed two cyclists on a charity ride from Land's End to John O'Groats is jailed for eight and a half years.
Cardiff council is failing to improve its services because of "fragmented leadership and management", says Wales' public spending watchdog.
Inspectors accuse one of the biggest academy chains in England of "low expectations".
Ukrainian forces have withdrawn from the airport of the eastern city of Luhansk following clashes with pro-Russian rebels, military officials say.
Scotland's largest health board announces that people who are severely obese will be referred to a commercial weight-loss company.
LJ Rich looks at how one artist is using computer code to turn internet radio from across the globe into a unique piece of music.
A man who admitted killing a knife-wielding robber who took his son's iPhone is jailed for six years.