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Police will exhume remains from a communal grave in north Wales in a bid to solve a missing person case dating back to 1978.
The Royal Navy's casualty ship RFA Argus has arrived in Sierra Leone to help to tackle the Ebola crisis.
The US economy grew at an annual rate of 3.5% in the third quarter, a better figure than economists were expecting.
Giles Dilnot guides viewers towards some Westminster spirits they may want to investigate, or avoid, over Halloween.
BBC News looks at how the battle against Ebola has become a political football - in 60 seconds.
Want to invest in gold, but think you cannot afford it? The Royal Mint has announced that a series of new, smaller, gold coins is now on sale.
Africans unimpressed with TV chef's take on a classic
Indian police are hunting for thieves who tunnelled into a bank and fled with valuables worth hundreds of thousands of dollars.
Are plans to link health and social care as good as they sound?
US attempts to have director Roman Polanski arrested for sex offences while visiting Poland fail.
Scientists and government officials are meeting in Copenhagen to edit a report on the causes, impact and solutions to global warming.
Protesters angry at plans to allow Burkina Faso's President Blaise Compaore to extend his 27-year-rule set fire to parliament in the capital.
Do not adjust your set, as the BBC fails to adjust a camera in the Edinburgh newsroom which has a mind of its own.
It's the Caption Challenge. Oh yes it is.
A woman whose two sons died after a house fire in South Yorkshire blames her estranged her husband for murdering them.
Most people diagnosed with cancer in recent years are surviving for longer, according to the latest statistics.
MP Harriet Harman has worn a t-shirt with a feminist slogan to Prime Ministers questions. But what is the parliamentary dress code?
A Home Office minister insists a change of policy on Mediterranean search-and-rescue operations would save lives - after MPs call it "shameful" and "a new low".
A German lorry driver who carried out hundreds of shootings on the country's motorways has been jailed for more than 10 years.
A pilot for Flybe was removed from a plane and arrested on suspicion of being over the drink drive limit just before he was due to fly.