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Argentina announces new gender violence plan

Argentina's President Mauricio Macri announces a national plan to fight violence against women. READ MORE

US elections: The moment Hillary Clinton became nominee

Her former opponent Bernie Sanders was the person who sealed her nomination, after votes had been announced by all 50 states. READ MORE

Doping scandals reduce interest in Olympics, says BBC survey

Doping scandals have reduced public interest in the Olympics, according to a poll for the BBC World Service. READ MORE

Baghdad bomb site now a shrine to the dead

The site of one of the deadliest attacks to ever hit Iraq has been turned into a shrine to the dead. READ MORE

Clinton gets Democratic nomination

Democrat Hillary Clinton becomes the first woman in US history to be nominated for president by any major party. READ MORE

Rousseff will not attend Olympic ceremony in Rio de Janeiro

The suspended Brazilian President, Dilma Rousseff, says she will not attend the opening ceremony of the Rio Olympics. READ MORE

Apple sees iPhone sales drop again but beats forecasts

Apple reports a second consecutive quarter of falling iPhone sales, but the 15% drop was not as bad as analysts had feared. READ MORE

Peruvian fishermen rescue baby whale from net

Fishermen in the Plura region of Peru have rescued an exhausted whale calf that had become trapped in a net. READ MORE

CCTV 'shows Japanese knife attacker Satoshi Uematsu'

CCTV footage emerges of the Japanese knife attacker who killed 19 people. READ MORE

French church attacker on probation

French church attack suspect, formally identified as Adel Kermiche, on probation and wearing tag at the time, officials say READ MORE

France church attack: Hollande vows to fight extremism

President Hollande says the Islamist threat to France and Europe has never been as severe as now and vows to win the fight against radicalisation. READ MORE

Democrats set for historic nomination of Hillary Clinton

Delegates at the Democratic National Convention are poised to make history, formally nominating Hillary Clinton for president. READ MORE