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Leonard Nimoy - famous for his role as Spock in Star Trek - has died aged 83.

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Ref explains Brown red card

Referee Roger East has told the body responsible for officiating standards in English football it was not a case of mistaken identity when he sent off Sunderland’s Wes Brown at Manchester United.

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South Korea's Constitutional Court abolished a 62-year-old law that bans extramarital affairs, ruling that the law suppresses personal freedoms. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)

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Mugabe celebrates 91st birthday

Zimbabwe president Robert Mugabe has marked his 91st birthday by delivering a characteristically defiant speech in which he threatened to take over land and animal sanctuaries still in the hands of white people.

TODAY'S BUSINESS

Greece running out of options

Greece is running out of options to fund itself despite a four-month bailout extension, raising pressure on Athens to quickly implement reforms it has vocally opposed or default on debt repayments in a matter of weeks.

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