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Russia announces a package of economic sanctions against Turkey over the shooting down of a Russian jet on the Syrian border on Tuesday.
Jamie Vardy breaks Ruud van Nistelrooy's record as he becomes the first player to score in 11 consecutive Premier League matches.
Ray Johnson, father of Elliott Johnson, has welcomed the resignation of Grant Shapps amid claims he failed to act on allegations of bullying.
A booby-trapped mass grave feared to hold more than 100 bodies is found near Sinjar, northern Iraq, after the town was freed from IS fighters.
Stuart Bingham makes a break of 143 and Jack Lisowski comes from 5-2 down to beat Graeme Dott 6-5 at the UK Championship.
Britain are one win from a first Davis Cup title in 79 years after Andy and Jamie Murray's doubles victory against Belgium.
Aberdeen recover from a poor first half to beat Ross County and move into second place in the Premiership.
Tyson Fury's world title fight with Wladimir Klitschko is set to go ahead after a row over the canvas being, says Fury's agent.
Commonwealth countries must lead the fight against extremism, corruption and climate change, David Cameron says in a speech in Malta.
Smad Place, a 7-1 shot trained by Alan King, wins the Hennessy Gold Cup at Newbury.
Grant Shapps quits as international development minister amid allegations of bullying in the Conservative Party, the BBC understands.
An anti-doping expert accuses the IAAF of trying to "muddy the waters" in the investigation into doping in athletics.
The BBC's Orla Guerin reports from King Tutankhamun's tomb in the Valley of the Kings near Luxor in Egypt as speculation mounts about a hidden chamber inside.
Nico Rosberg out-qualifies Mercedes team-mate Lewis Hamilton for the sixth race in a row to seal pole for the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.
Actor Mark Rylance joins Stop The War protesters in London and explains his opposition to air strikes in Syria.
The leader of Plaid Cymru says the party cannot support UK bombing in Syria, unless more questions are answered by Prime Minister David Cameron.
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan says he was "saddened" by the downing of a Russian combat jet by Turkish forces and wished it had not happened.
Online retailer Amazon says it has its biggest sales day ever in the UK as shoppers rush to buy bargains on Black Friday.
A leading pro-Kurdish lawyer has been shot dead in south-eastern Turkey during a gun battle between police and unidentified gunmen.
The Queen has joked that she was made to feel old by the new Canadian Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, after he spoke of her historic visits to Canada.