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Mystery of dazzling supernova solved

An exceptionally bright supernova that baffled scientists has been explained - its light is amplified by another galaxy acting as a "lens".

Netanyahu: Abbas must end Hamas pact

Israeli PM Netanyahu tells the BBC Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas must abandon his pact with Hamas if he wants peace talks to resume.

Ramires to miss rest of league season

Chelsea midfielder Ramires will miss the rest of the Premier League season after accepting an FA charge of violent conduct.

Mother charged with three murders

A mother is charged with murdering three of her children who were found dead at their home in south-west London.

World's fastest elevator

In the time it takes you to skim this piece, you could travel 95 stories into the clouds on the world's new fastest elevator.

16 killed in Pakistani military strikes

Pakistan's military launched a series of airstrikes Thursday against suspected militant hideouts, killing at least 16 people in the northern tribal area, the military said.

3 American workers shot, killed in Afghan hospital

At least three American hospital workers in Afghanistan were killed Thursday by an officer guarding the hospital, Kabul police said.

Russia launches new military drills

Following days of simmering unrest, tensions in Ukraine escalated sharply Thursday, with Russia embarking on new military drills near the border after Ukrainian forces said they killed five pro-Russian militants.