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The man tells an inquiry into youth detention that his requests were meant as "a joke".
BBC team travels with Iraqi forces as they close in on a mosque where IS declared a caliphate in 2014.
In urban and industrialised South Korea, are family-run corner stores are out of time?
Narges Kalbasi Ashtari is barred from leaving India amid a court battle over the death of a child.
The former military leader has his own show - but what do Pakistanis think?
The exacting editor of the high-brow magazine was a legend on the New York literary scene.
Travellers from 13 countries will not be allowed to carry on laptops and tablets, US media report.
Russian officials say a base in northern Syria is for reconciliation - not military - purposes.
Protein extracted from funnel webs may help minimise the effects of brain damage after a stroke.
FBI Director Comey told Congress what the FBI has learned about Russia's intervention in the US election.
It is the first time a TV debate has taken place before the first round of voting.
Brazilian police have accused top meat producers of selling unsafe produce and bribing health inspectors.
The Vatican asks for God's forgiveness for the "sins" of the Roman Catholic Church during the 1994 genocide.
Ghanaian striker Mohammed Anas has some explaining to do when he gets home.
No group claims responsibility for the attack but so-called Islamic State are the main suspects.
A footballer whose post-match interview went viral after he thanked his wife and girlfriend denies being unfaithful.
Mr Rockefeller, the last of his generation in the famed American family, was 101 years old.
It will be the ninth time President Donald Trump will become a grandfather, but is son Eric's first child.
A man grabs a female soldier at Orly airport on Saturday, before being shot dead minutes later.
The suspect and three accomplices are between them accused of stealing about 80 eggs.