US Defence Secretary Ashton Carter says the rout of Iraqi forces at Ramadi showed they lacked the will to fight against Islamic State.
Polish President Bronislaw Komorowski concedes the election to challenger Andrzej Duda after exit polls suggest he has lost the run-off vote.
Renowned mathematician John Nash, subject of the film A Beautiful Mind, dies in a New Jersey taxi crash with his wife.
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A Canadian province's dire shortage of midwives
The plight of Ethiopian Jews in Israel
What makes Indian farmers kill themselves?
As Saudi-led air strikes continue in Yemen, many people are fleeing across the Gulf of Aden to Djibouti - where your fate is determined by the country on your passport.
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