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The troubled Co-operative Bank cuts its pre-tax losses in the first half of the year, and cuts staff numbers by 13%.
BBC Sport goes behind the scenes at Match of the Day with Gary Lineker and the team before the show's 50th birthday.
Can social media help keep Scotland in the Union?
Passengers are hit by strike action as Tube drivers on the Central Line walk out over a "bullying culture".
BBC Breakfast asked Manchester shopper on their thoughts on supermarket clothing as Lidl prepare to launch a women's clothing line
Doctor Who writer Stephen Moffat says he's not worried about the fans who watched the leaked episodes, as they will "watch them again".
French Jews say they are feeling the impact of events in Gaza, with a disturbing rise in anti-semitism.
Celebrity Match of the Day fans including Russell Brand and Sue Johnston pay tribute to legendary commentator John Motson.
The Liberal Democrats have put forward plans for Premier League and Championship clubs to introduce safe standing at stadiums.
British number two James Ward is one match away from the US Open main draw after a 6-4 6-4 win over Vincent Millot.
The family of a man who was stabbed to death in a Wrexham pub are backing a knife surrender campaign.
Indian activist Irom Sharmila Chanu, who has been on a hunger strike for 14 years, is re-arrested two days after she was freed on a court order.
Barack Obama has said he will not be taking part in the ice bucket challenge, a fundraising stunt which involves people drenching themselves with cold water.
In his latest BBC column, Lewis Hamilton talks about the title race, and says he is glad he did not rush into an F1 drive when he was too young.
Gibraltar is planning to banish some of its Barbary macaque population which have become too cheeky or aggressive
Forensic work is to begin next week in the search for an IRA victim whose body has been missing for almost 40 years.
At least 27 people are killed and more than 40 injured when two buses collide in Egypt's Sinai peninsula, state media report.
Authorities in the southern Indian state of Kerala outline plans to ban the sale and consumption of alcohol to tackle the state's drink problem.
Islamic State militants in Syria and Iraq are the most dangerous threat the US has faced in recent years, senior American officials warn.
More people are suffering from malnutrition as a result of worsening food poverty, health experts warn.