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Yahoo boss Marissa Mayer will get $54.9m (£37.4m) in severance pay if she loses her job when the troubled internet firm is sold.
Manchester City Women thrash Doncaster Rovers Belles to move six points clear at the top of Women's Super League One.
Scientists say they now have a near-perfect picture of the genetic events that cause breast cancer, which they hope will unlock new ways of treating the disease.
GB swimmer Josef Craig is disqualified from a race at the IPC European Championships for failing to cover up his tattoo.
Princess Charlotte is sent gifts from 64 countries across the world, including toys, books and clothes, to celebrate her first birthday.
The historic Serbian Orthodox Cathedral of St. Sava in New York is destroyed by a huge fire on Sunday evening.
A 36-year-old man is shot dead during an operation connected to the suspected murder of a 73-year-old man in Kent, police say
An executive of the consumer giant Reckitt Benckiser, has been slapped during an emotional news conference in South Korea.
The zero-fuel aeroplane Solar Impulse sets out to cross the continental USA, flying out of California bound for Arizona.
Vimeo will let video-makers set up their own subscription video streaming services similar to Amazon and Netflix, the firm announces.
Leaked documents from EU-US trade talks reveal a risk to European standards, says Greenpeace - but EU officials strongly reject the claim.
Jamie Vardy beats Leicester team-mates Riyad Mahrez and N'Golo Kante to win the Football Writers' Association Footballer of the Year award.
A teenager has died after she was believed to have taken ecstasy on a night out, police say.
Prominent figures from rival parties warn an EU exit would be bad for the environment - but Leave campaigners accuse them of scaremongering.
Disney's Jungle Book tops the North American box office for the third weekend in a row.
New and expectant mothers are reporting increasing levels of unfair treatment at work, Citizens Advice says.
Elephants have performed for the final time at the Ringling Bros and Barnum and Bailey Circus in the United States as attitudes change.
High Street chain Argos is immediately recalling five Mamas & Papas car seat models, over safety fears.
Republican Party front-runner Donald Trump steps up his criticism of China's trade policy, accusing it of "raping" the US.
Highlights from the Chelsea v Tottenham match will be shown in a special Match of the Day programme on Monday.