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Police in the Republic of Ireland are investigating if the deaths of a married couple were a murder-suicide, according to reports.
Retailer Amazon enters the UK streaming market with Prime Music, a new service available to Amazon Prime customers as part of their annual subscription.
Bobby Brown pays tribute to his daughter Bobbie Kristina, who died on Sunday at the age of 22.
Foreigners must be stopped from buying UK homes with "plundered" cash and a "global effort" is needed to beat corruption, David Cameron will say later.
Lord Sewel resigns from the House of Lords and apologises for "the pain and embarrassment" caused after he was filmed allegedly taking drugs with prostitutes.
Nato countries are to hold an emergency meeting to discuss Turkey's campaign against the Islamic State group and Kurdish militants.
The judge leading a public inquiry into undercover policing will make his opening statement later on Tuesday.
Malaysia's PM Najib Razak sacks his deputy prime minister and attorney general who had both criticised him over a financial scandal.
Shares in mainland China continued their slide on Tuesday, a day after the Shanghai Composite index saw its biggest one-day drop in eight years.
BP reports a sharp fall in underlying profits for the three months to the end of June as lower oil prices continue to hurt.
The mother of a baby girl from Londonderry who died at one of the world's leading children's hospitals has said lessons must been learned from the fatality.
Recent attacks by gulls on people and their pets have been widely reported. But are the birds misunderstood?
Man Utd set to miss out on Sergio Ramos, Pedro wants Barcelona exit, Spurs to bid for Berahino, plus best of social media.
Laura Thomas has been working as a driving instructor since 1938 and it is thought she is the United Kingdom's oldest.
Police continue to question a man on suspicion of attempted murder after a roadside shooting in Rhondda Cynon Taff.
Five scouts, all aged 13, are found safe and well after an overnight search in a forest in south-west Scotland.
Seven key themes and allegations that lie ahead for the undercover policing inquiry - and some of the real practical and legal problems it faces.
No students sign up for University of South Wales courses in London, a year after they are launched with a budget of £750,000.
It is "distracting, frustrating and expensive" to have to recruit large numbers of nurses from overseas, the head of a leading NHS hospital says.
A crackdown on corruption and a landmark ruling on wills make the front pages, as the Lord Sewel story rumbles on.