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The move ends months of political wrangling in Lebanon's complex power-sharing political system.
Maurice Kamto's party has held protests saying he is the rightful winner of last October's election.
As the first African-American to play Major League Baseball, Jackie Robinson had a huge impact on and off the field.
Two officers are convicted of carrying out the attack at a Paris police headquarters.
Rutger Bregman caught the world's attention as he spoke at the annual World Economic Forum, held in Davos.
Experts repaired scratches and installed a ventilation system to reduce the need for future cleaning.
With the US in the grips of a bone-chilling spell, scientists take a look at longer-term implications.
Each week, we publish a gallery of readers' pictures on a set theme. This week it is "waiting".
The UK, Germany and France create a payment system to allow trade with Iran without breaching US sanctions.
Some 100 elephant seals make the California beach their home after it was sealed off to humans.
New York Governor Cuomo calls allegations four girls, 12, were searched for drugs "disturbing".
The unemployment rate is the highest it has been since the 1970s, according to a leaked jobs report.