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Rugby: England win to complete sweep

Rugby: England win to complete sweep

A ruthless England side beat Australia 44-40 in a thrilling rollercoaster of a third test on Saturday to inflict a first 3-0 home series sweep on the Wallabies since 1971.

Cricket: Windies sink Sth Africa to reach final

Darren Bravo scored an enterprising century as West Indies rallied from a poor start to reach the final of the triangular one-day international series with a commanding 100-run victory over South Africa in Barbados.

Turkey warns of rising xenophobia

Turkey warns of rising xenophobia

Europe's politicians are failing to combat rising xenophobia and anti-immigrant views, Turkish officials said, after Britain's vote to exit the European Union deprived Turkey of what had been a major backer in its quest for EU membership.

Rugby: Carter seals title win for Racing

Rugby: Carter seals title win for Racing

Racing Metro, reduced to 14 men after the early sending-off of France scrumhalf Maxime Machenaud, produced a remarkable performance to beat Toulon 29-21 and win the French Top 14 final for the first time in 26 years.

Cricket: England crush Sri Lanka in second ODI

Cricket: England crush Sri Lanka in second ODI

An England record opening partnership of 256 between Alex Hales and Jason Roy led their side to a crushing 10-wicket win over Sri Lanka in the second one-day international in Birmingham.

West Virginia flood toll rises

West Virginia flood toll rises

At least 23 people in West Virginia have died in the US state's worst flooding in more than a century, and hundreds more have been rescued from swamped homes, officials say.

'Explosive shock' as Britain exits EU

'Explosive shock' as Britain exits EU

Britain has voted to leave the European Union, forcing the resignation of Prime Minister David Cameron and dealing the biggest blow since World War 2 to the European project of forging greater unity.

Deadly California wildfire spreads

Deadly California wildfire spreads

A fast-moving central California wildfire that more than doubled in size on Friday has killed two people and destroyed 100 structures, authorities said.

Web giants step up fight against extremist videos

Web giants step up fight against extremist videos

Some of the web's biggest destinations for watching videos have quietly started using automation to remove extremist content from their sites, according to two people familiar with the process.

PM resigns, Britain leaving EU (+ video)

PM resigns, Britain leaving EU (+ video) David Cameron has resigned as Prime Minister after Britons voted to leave the European Union in a landmark referendum.
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