Taliban leader Mullah Omar died two years ago in Pakistan, Afghanistan's government and security services say.
The US central bank , the Federal Reserve, keeps its key interest rate on hold but indicates it is more positive on the US economy.
Laura Thomas has been working as a driving instructor since 1938 and it is thought she is the United Kingdom's oldest.
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This 3 Wheeler replica uses pedals instead of pistons
Merideth Gilmor’s job nearly killed her before she took a risky step back. More success followed when she started her own firm - and reconnected with her family.
Dean Hammer, the winner of this month’s BBC Travel photo competition, tells us how he got this starry shot.
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