The latest stories from the World section of the BBC News web site.
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Four Confederate flags are found on the grounds of a church near the Martin Luther King Jr Center in Atlanta, prompting a police investigation.
A police officer who killed an unarmed black man during a traffic stop pleads not guilty to murder, as his bond is set at $1m.
Apprentice star Stuart Baggs is found dead at his home in the Isle of Man, police confirm.
A 19-year-old is found guilty of plotting mass murder at a Newcastle college using pipe bombs and a Glock handgun.
Burundi's opposition leader Agathon Rwasa is elected as a deputy speaker of parliament, despite his criticism of recent controversial polls.
UK Athletics finds no evidence of wrongdoing by Mo Farah in a review into doping claims against his coach Alberto Salazar.
The US economy grew at an annualised pace of 2.3% in the three months to June, official figures show.
Three Turkish soldiers are killed as a military convoy is attacked by the PKK in the south-eastern province of Sirnak.
The Russian state wanted former spy Alexander Litvinenko dead, the inquiry into his poisoning hears.
The Taliban have appointed a successor to Mullah Omar, their leader who was reported dead by the Afghan government on Wednesday, the BBC is told.
Britain's Dame Sarah Storey takes gold in the time trial at the Para-Cycling Road World Championships.
The virulent Xylella disease ravaging olive trees in Italy spreads to Corsica, prompting emergency measures.
The Israeli parliament passes a law allowing detainees to be force-fed, following cases of Palestinian inmates going on hunger strike.
President Obama has signed an executive order calling for the US to build the world's fastest computer by 2025.
Former Top Gear hosts Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May sign up to present a new show on Amazon's streaming service.
Survivors tell their stories of Tunisia massacre
One of Africa's largest airlines Kenya Airways announces its biggest ever annual loss citing a slump in tourism and increased competition.
The UK has become Santander's most profitable market, generating just over a fifth of the bank's profits in the first half of 2015.
Jacquita Gomes, wife of MH370 passenger Patrick, is torn over whether to believe that plane debris found in Reunion is from the missing airliner.
Ukrainian pilot Nadia Savchenko appears in a Russian court, accused of involvement in the killing of two Russian journalists in eastern Ukraine.