Children in foster care make better educational progress than vulnerable children who remain with their birth parents, research suggests.
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A tax on sugary drinks should be introduced as part of a "bold and urgent" set of measures to tackle child obesity in England, MPs say.
More than half of parents in England have never spoken to their children about stress, anxiety and depression, a survey suggests.
US President Barack Obama has visited the scene of the Bataclan theatre attacks in Paris.
Nobel Prize winner Malala Yousafzai says she is "proud to be called a Brummie" at the unveiling of a portrait in her adopted city.
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Hundreds of thousands of people take part in protests worldwide to demand action to stop climate change but violence mars a demonstration in Paris.
Turkey flies the body of the Russian pilot killed after his plane was downed on the Syrian border to Ankara, to be met by Russian diplomats.
Pope Francis uses a Mass in the war-torn Central African Republic to call on fighting factions to "arm themselves with justice" instead.
New world heavyweight champion Tyson Fury says he will never fight David Haye after the latter cancelled their fights in the past.
Often outrageous outside the ring, Tyson Fury showed his intelligence inside it to totally out-box Wladimir Klitschko, writes Ben Dirs.
Jose Mourinho's treatment of Diego Costa and Eden Hazard shows how desperate he is to get them back to their best form, says ex-Chelsea boss Ruud Gullit.
For a season that was decided so early on, there has never been more confusion running through the paddock in 2015.
England women's boss Mark Sampson says their 1-0 win over Bosnia-Herzegovina was a celebration of their fantastic year.
Turkey and European leaders have struck a deal to try to control the flow of migrants and refugees to Europe.
Andy Murray says securing Britain's first Davis Cup for 79 years is a more emotional experience than winning Grand Slams or the Olympics.
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The newest member of the Bank of England's Monetary Policy Committee says growth and wages are the things that will persuade him it is time for an interest rate rise.
James Milner scores from the penalty spot to give Jurgen Klopp his first Premier League win at Anfield.