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The "super-prison" being built in Wrexham will bring £23m a year to the local economy and 1,000 jobs.
Fifty years after the funeral for Sir Winston Churchill, the boat that carried his coffin long the Thames repeats its journey.
Novak Djokovic beats defending champion Stan Wawrinka in another dramatic five-set contest to reach the Australian Open final.
The funeral is held of the Sussex war veteran who made headlines when he left his care home to attend D-Day commemorations in France.
African leaders meeting in Addis Ababa choose the continent's oldest head of state, Zimbabwe's Robert Mugabe, as chairman of the AU for the coming year.
The metal gate of Nobel prize-winning Burmese politician Aung San Suu Kyi's house is to be auctioned, with a starting price of $200,000.
A man is found guilty at the High Court in Glasgow of raping a young boy and of sexually abusing a girl from when she was 12 to 15 years old.
Captain Eoin Morgan says England are growing in confidence, having reached the final of the tri-series in Australia.
Why do so many people care about a fake dinosaur?
Chelsea's Diego Costa is banned for three matches for stamping on Liverpool's Emre Can and misses the Manchester City clash.
A fatal accident inquiry is to be held after a worker fell to his death at the Hunterston coal terminal in North Ayrshire.
Despite uncertainties, cheap oil does not spell disaster for the renewables sector.
Australian Open finalist Andy Murray is finding his best form and won't be affected by fiancee Kim's outburst, says John Lloyd.
Rory Cellan-Jones sees how Cayla, a talking child's doll, can be hacked to say any number of offensive things.
The African Union backs plans for a West African task force of 7,500 troops to fight Boko Haram militants.
French government's extremism message mocked
Ferrari unveil the new SF15-T car they hope will start them on the long road back to Formula 1 success.
Scientists who claimed to have found evidence for a cosmic super-expansion at the Big Bang made no such discovery, a leak of a concluding study suggests.
A primary school teacher is cleared of having sex with two under-age girls at Swansea Crown Court.