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Football Leaks: Ronaldo and Mourinho accused of tax avoidance

Image copyright AP Image caption Cristiano Ronaldo is said to be named in a leak of documents Cristiano Ronaldo and Jose Mourinho have avoided paying tax on millions of...

Chapecoense plane crash: Fans unite for stadium memorial

Media captionBrazilian fans in tears as bodies of the plane crash victims are brought to Chapecoense Thousands of fans have gathered at Brazil’s Chapecoense...

Aleppo siege: Syria rebels lose 50% of territory

Media captionThe children of eastern Aleppo have never known a life without war Syrian government troops have gained control of 50% of rebel-held areas of east Aleppo,...

Bowe Bergdahl appeals to Obama for pardon

Image copyright AP Image caption Sgt Bergdahl (c), seen here at a pre-trial hearing, could face life in jail US soldier Bowe Bergdahl, who left his unit in Afghanistan...

Oakland fire: Dozens feared dead in club night blaze

Media captionThe venue in Oakland had been hosting a concert Dozens of people are feared dead after a fire broke out during a rave at a converted warehouse in Oakland,...

Trump-Taiwan call: China lodges protest

Image copyright AP Image caption Donald Trump’s team said he “congratulated” Tsai Ing-wen on becoming president of Taiwan in January China’s...

Brexit EU customs union deal possible

Image copyright Getty Images The UK could seek a deal which would allow sections of the economy to remain within the EU’s customs union after Brexit, international...

US unemployment rate falls to nine-year low

Image copyright AP The US unemployment rate fell to a nine-year low in November, adding to expectations that US interest rates will rise later this month. Figures from...

BoE’s Andrew Haldane warns of regional growth inequality

Image copyright Bank of England Image caption Bank of England chief economist Andrew Haldane (left) Regional inequality in the UK is becoming more pronounced, Bank of...

Space station supply craft ‘burned up’

Image copyright NASA Image caption The craft launched from Baikonur on Thursday The Russian space agency Roscosmos has confirmed the loss of an unmanned cargo ship which...