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How lemons are helping to explain what breast cancer can feel and look like.
The National Archives has made available early photos of Oxford Castle's inmates, many of whom were children.
An endangered baby white rhino is filmed meeting her father for the first time at Knowsley Safari Park.
Financial institutions across the UK are gearing up for one of the most far-reaching regulatory changes they have ever faced, writes Rob Young.
Pioneering scientist and programmer Joyce Wheeler looks back on her time spent using Edsac - one of the first modern computers
China's capital is notorious for its chronic pollution. Even indoors it's a struggle to find clean air, says John Sudworth.
Why the South African jail where Nelson Mandela was imprisoned is holding yoga classes for inmates.
A look at some of the events in the world of entertainment and arts over the past week, including the Golden Globes, London Fashion Week Men's and Amy Adams's Hollywood Star.
A Serbian train to Kosovo is halted amid accusations Pristina was trying to blow the track up.
Chelsea boss Antonio Conte says he is unsure when Diego Costa will return from injury after he was left out of the squad that beat Leicester.
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp expects a "fight" in Sunday's "special" Premier League trip to rivals Manchester United.
About 100 people are still believed missing after nightfall, with just four survivors rescued.
Social media users rally round a US rights activist caught up in a row with the president-elect.
A group of LA knitters is helping prepare for a demonstration in Washington next week, triggered by language used in the US election campaign.
The BBC's Middle East editor Jeremy Bowen shares his images - and thoughts - from a journey through ruins of Syria's Aleppo.
SpaceX successfully launches a rocket, its first mission since an explosion in September.
Watch Wales rugby legend Adam Jones take his place in the famous black chair as he appears on the classic BBC quiz show, Mastermind.
Part of the motorway will need resurfacing after the paint spill across the carriageway.
A deployment of 3,000 US soldiers is welcomed by Poland's prime minister and local residents.
A girl stolen as a newborn from a hospital in Florida has been found alive, 18 years on.