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Egypt's interior ministry says it will no longer allow visits to Mohammed Morsi, who has been detained since being deposed as president in July.
England are drawn alongside Italy, Uruguay and Costa Rica in Group D at the 2014 World Cup finals in Brazil.
People living on the east coast of England are warned to stay away from their homes because of further high tides expected later.
British pianist Stan Tracey, one of the greats of the jazz world, dies at the age of 86.
Prince Charles visits the scene where nine people died when a police helicopter crashed into a Glasgow pub.
Muhammad Ali, Pele and Tiger Woods lead tributes to South Africa's first black president Nelson Mandela, who has died aged 95.
South Africans and world leaders pay tribute to Nelson Mandela, who led the transition from white minority rule and has died aged 95.
Spain will open their defence of the World Cup against 2010 finalists Netherlands at next year's tournament in Brazil.
Seven cliff-top homes are badly damaged as the largest tidal surge in 60 years batters the east coast of England.
About 11,000 homes are still without electricity in Scotland as power firms work to restore supplies after Thursday's storms.
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A former Royal Marine who murdered an insurgent in Afghanistan says he is "devastated" at being given a life sentence.
Rhyl residents are rehoused after properties were flooded when streets were inundated with sea water caused by a storm surge.
The US unemployment rate fell to a five-year low of 7% in November as firms created 203,000 new jobs, latest figures show.
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Royal Marine Sergeant Alexander Blackman has been sentenced to life in prison by a court martial for murdering an insurgent in Afghanistan.
The Ukrainian and Russian presidents hold surprise talks on a "strategic partnership treaty" a week after Ukraine shelved a key deal with the EU.
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Hurricane-force winds and tidal surges have killed at least seven people in northern Europe, flooded parts of Hamburg and left thousands of homes without electricity.
The director of the new Nelson Mandela film describes how the premier was halted at the news of the former president's death.