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Mexico foreign minister vents 'irritation' at Rex Tillerson

23 Feb 2017 - Mexico's foreign minister tells the top US diplomat they are worried about immigrants' rights.

Mosul offensive: Iraqi forces recapture airport in bid to retake city

23 Feb 2017 - Government forces are now less than a mile from the western part of the jihadists' stronghold.

On the hunt for IS extremists

23 Feb 2017 - Iraqi Security services say they've arrested more than 1,000 suspected IS members in Eastern Mosul.

Trump adviser hails 'new political order'

23 Feb 2017 - Steve Bannon, Donald Trump's top adviser, says the president is "maniacally focused" on his agenda.

North Korea says China 'dancing to the tune of the US'

23 Feb 2017 - China is accused of "dancing to the tune of the US" after blocking North Korean coal imports.

Plane evacuated after landing gear collapses

23 Feb 2017 - A Flybe plane from Edinburgh is evacuated after its landing gear collapses at Amsterdam's Schiphol Airport.

Claudio Ranieri: Leicester City sack Premier League-winning manager

23 Feb 2017 - Manager Claudio Ranieri is sacked by Leicester City, nine months after leading them to the Premier League title.

Trump singer Evancho 'disappointed' by transgender policy

23 Feb 2017 - Jackie Evancho wants to "enlighten" Donald Trump about problems faced by transgender students.

Sri Lanka 'hunting' refugees who sheltered Snowden in Hong Kong

23 Feb 2017 - Sri Lankan asylum seekers in Hong Kong fear they are being pursued for helping the US whistleblower.

Fox show apologises for Kenya Westgate attack video

23 Feb 2017 - The producers of 24: Legacy say footage of the 2013 Nairobi attack will be cut from all broadcasts.

Ex-IMF chief Rodrigo Rato gets 4.5 years for embezzlement

23 Feb 2017 - Mr Rato and 64 other bankers were accused of misusing corporate credit cards at Spain's two banks.

Russian military admits significant cyber-war effort

23 Feb 2017 - Country's defence minister admits the presence of a powerful military team focused on controlling information.

Nuclear bunker raid finds big drug farm

23 Feb 2017 - Several thousand cannabis plants seized in midnight raid on RGHQ Chilmark.

Syria conflict: Turkey says capture of IS stronghold of al-Bab nearly complete

23 Feb 2017 - Turkish-backed forces besieging the town of al-Bab have reached the centre, Turkey says.

Helen Bailey murderer Ian Stewart jailed for 34 years

23 Feb 2017 - Ian Stewart, who has been jailed for 34 years, is described as "a real danger to women" by a judge.

Islamic State battle: Fierce gunfight outside Mosul airport

23 Feb 2017 - The BBC's Quentin Sommerville joins Iraqi forces as they recapture Mosul airport from so-called Islamic State.

Tigers knock drone from the sky to keep fit

23 Feb 2017 - Tigers in China chase and knock a drone out of the sky, in a keep fit exercise.

Year-long Standing Rock Sioux occupation ends

23 Feb 2017 - The year-long occupation near the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation is over.

The Italian quake village slipping away a metre a day

22 Feb 2017 - The village of Ponzano in the Abruzzo region of Italy is being torn apart by a landslide, following earthquakes in 2016.

Airborne Black Lives Matter protester grabs Confederate flag

23 Feb 2017 - Live news captures the moment a man leaps to grab a Confederate flag at a South Carolina protest.

'Pendulum' will swing back, says Supreme Court judge

23 Feb 2017 - Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg says the US is "not experiencing the best of times".

For a longer life 'eat 10- a-day' fruit and veg

23 Feb 2017 - More fruit and veg might prevent nearly eight million premature deaths each year, researchers say.

I lived the American dream - with KGB help

23 Feb 2017 - The remarkable double life of undercover agent Jack Barsky who lived the American dream at the KGB's expense.

Inside the forums where cyber criminals sell their wares

23 Feb 2017 - Malware researcher Anton talks about who does what in the web's dark marketplaces.

Do Sydney's divisive drinking restrictions work?

23 Feb 2017 - Bar "lockouts" have helped reduce violence, but critics say they have created new dangers.

Health scare: Why is Nigeria's president still in London?

23 Feb 2017 - Rumours are rife about the state of Muhammadu Buhari's health - and about his grip on power.

Three women reveal life working behind the camera

23 Feb 2017 - Oscars season is all about the stars, but for women behind the camera, it takes a lot more to get noticed.

How Jewish parents explain school bomb threats

23 Feb 2017 - How parents and teachers are responding to threats against Jewish day cares.

Russia's anti-fake news site is mocked online

23 Feb 2017 - A Russian government website debunking fake news has left users unimpressed by its lack of evidence.

Tottenham 2-2 Gent (agg 2-3)

23 Feb 2017 - Tottenham Hotspur are knocked out of the Europa League at the last-32 stage as Gent hold them to a draw at a sell-out Wembley.

Wayne Rooney: Manchester United striker staying after links with China

23 Feb 2017 - England captain Wayne Rooney says he is staying at Manchester United, after being linked with a move to China.

Lewis Hamilton: Mercedes's new car given debut at Silverstone

23 Feb 2017 - Lewis Hamilton puts the first laps on the Mercedes car he hopes will make him world champion for the fourth time in 2017.

Maddie Hinch named goalkeeper of the year as GB win trio of awards

23 Feb 2017 - Maddie Hinch is named Female Goalkeeper of the Year as Great Britain win a hat-trick of world hockey awards.