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Serena Williams suffers her earliest Wimbledon defeat since 2005 as she loses to France's Alize Cornet in the third round.
David Cameron comes under fire after his defeat in a row over the new European Commission president, but a cabinet minister says he was "brave".
Rafael Nadal recovers from losing the first set for the third match in a row, while Roger Federer also wins at Wimbledon.
Events are held across the UK to mark Armed Forces Day, with thousands of services personnel taking part.
Prince Harry visits a Chilean shanty town community where homes were destroyed and thousands were left homeless by wildfires in April.
People in London, Paris and Singapore have gathered to celebrate gay rights.
Scotland slip to a crushing defeat in their final tour match against an inexperienced South Africa side in Port Elizabeth.
Fifth seed and 2004 champion Maria Sharapova beats American Alison Riske 6-3 6-0 to reach the fourth round at Wimbledon.
Some of the biggest names in music pay tribute to singer and songwriter Bobby Womack, who died on Friday at the age of 70.
An investigation is launched after two Ryanair jets are damaged in a collision on the ground at Stansted Airport.
Uruguay's Luis Suarez says he lost his balance and did not bite Italy's Giorgio Chiellini at the 2014 Fifa World Cup.
An Irish parliamentary committee rules against a public petition to enter a song from the Father Ted comedy programme into next year's Eurovision Song Contest.
Chinese President Xi Jinping says China will never seek to impose its will on other nations, no matter how strong it becomes.
A ceasefire in eastern Ukraine comes under increasing strain amid fresh clashes between government forces and pro-Russia separatists.
An annual gay rally in Singapore draws thousands amid an unprecedented backlash led by religious groups.
At least 10 people have been killed and 14 injured in an explosion in the northern Nigerian city of Bauchi, police say.
BT apologises after "many" users in the UK had problems connecting to the internet, but says the issue has now been resolved.
Legendary soul singer and songwriter Bobby Womack, who worked alongside many of the greatest musicians of the 20th Century, dies at 70.
The BBC's Bill Turnbull has been meeting residents of the Afghan capital Kabul to see what life there is really like - and if it is any safer.
Cairo's streets light up for Ramadan as demand for the traditional lantern rises.