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21/02/2018 05:10 AM
Trump pushes for ban on gun 'bump stocks'
The White House also says it is open to an age limit for people buying AR-15-type assault rifles.

21/02/2018 04:59 AM
Winter Olympics: Great Britain into women's curling semi-finals after beating Canada
Great Britain beat Canada 6-5 to secure a place in the women's curling semi-finals at the Winter Olympics.

21/02/2018 04:54 AM
Winter Olympics: Billy Morgan qualifies for men's big air final
Great Britain's Billy Morgan qualifies for the Winter Olympics' men's big air final but Rowan Coultas and Jamie Nicholls miss out.

21/02/2018 04:48 AM
Winters Olympics: Billy Morgan qualifies for big air final
Billy Morgan secures the sixth and final position in the second qualifying heat to secure his spot in the final of the men's big air event at Pyeongchang 2018.

21/02/2018 04:29 AM
Winter Olympics: GB women beat Canada to reach curling semi-finals
Watch some of Eve Muirhead's best shots as Great Britain beat Canada to secure a place in the women's curling semi-finals at the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang.

21/02/2018 04:28 AM
Syria war: Eastern Ghouta bombing 'beyond imagination'
The UN's co-ordinator says he is deeply worried about civilians trapped in the Eastern Ghouta.

21/02/2018 04:06 AM
Winter Olympics: Sofia Goggia beats Lindsey Vonn to become the first female Italian downhill champion
Sofia Goggia sees off the challenge of American star Lindsey Vonn to become the first female Italian Olympic downhill champion.

21/02/2018 02:13 AM
Gangster rapper Nissim Black on becoming an Orthodox Jew
Ex-gangster rapper Nissim Black, or 'D Black', has embraced Orthodox Judaism, changing his music to fit his new lifestyle.

21/02/2018 01:56 AM
Apprenticeships: Eight things you need to know
What's been the consequence of changes to the way apprenticeships work?

21/02/2018 01:52 AM
Partially paralysed man blinks to communicate
Simon Field might not be able to move but he can still communicate, by blinking.

21/02/2018 12:48 AM
John Worboys case: Court to rule if police failed victims
The Supreme Court will decide if the police failed two women who reported attacks in 2003 and 2007.

21/02/2018 12:38 AM
The dirtiest place in your kitchen might surprise you...
Lots of us use wipes to keep our kitchen surfaces clean. But is it worth it?

21/02/2018 12:32 AM
Newspaper headlines: Charity sex claims and 'Queen of fashion'
Wednesday's papers cover fresh sex claims against charities and new FCA chief's tax affairs criticised.

21/02/2018 12:27 AM
The cosmetics company selling Siberia to the world
How a Russian entrepreneur created a popular cosmetics brand based around using extracts from Siberian herbs.

21/02/2018 12:25 AM
Face to face with a crocodile while collecting its eggs
Australia's Djelk Rangers are paid to collect eggs from crocodile nests but it's a dangerous job.

21/02/2018 12:19 AM
AI ripe for exploitation, experts warn
AI could be used by rogue states, criminals and terrorists for malicious purposes in the near future.

21/02/2018 12:13 AM
Gender pay gap: Men still earn more than women at most firms
New figures show almost three in four small UK companies pay men more than their female workers.

21/02/2018 12:04 AM
Dust storm blankets Australian town in orange
Locals describe a "wild few hours" after their outback community was hit by a storm.

20/02/2018 11:47 PM
Six radical ways to tackle US school shootings
After 17 people were killed in Florida, could these measures stop school shootings in the US?

20/02/2018 11:22 PM
Chelsea 1-1 Barcelona
Barcelona's Lionel Messi scores an equaliser to deny Chelsea a famous victory in the first leg of their last-16 Champions League tie.

20/02/2018 11:11 PM
MPs send Brexit 'suggestions' to Theresa May
More than 60 Conservative MPs say the UK should be able to sign trade deals straight after Brexit.

20/02/2018 11:00 PM
Serena Williams: Former world number one says she almost died giving birth
Former world number one Serena Williams says she almost died giving birth to her daughter in September last year.

20/02/2018 09:55 PM
Winter Olympics: Why Elise Christie tugs at nation's heartstrings
After speed skater Elise Christie crashed out of the Winter Olympics, those closest to her relive the emotions they went through.

20/02/2018 09:37 PM
Ex-Save the Children boss 'faced complaints'
Justin Forsyth was accused of sending inappropriate texts and commenting on what female staff wore.

20/02/2018 07:44 PM
Top City regulator used tax break scheme
The incoming head of the Financial Conduct Authority had to repay HMRC after tax scheme "error".

20/02/2018 07:07 PM
Sylvester Stallone 'still punching' despite death hoax
The actor maintains he is "alive and well" after a bogus online prank claimed he had died.

20/02/2018 06:41 PM
Winter Olympics: Is skier Elizabeth Swaney a legend or a chancer?
Elizabeth Swaney qualified for Pyeongchang through a loophole and her tactics have divided opinion.

20/02/2018 06:40 PM
Ringwood mink fur farm raid sanctioned by police
Thousands of mink were released from the Crow Hill fur farm in 1998 by animals rights activists.

20/02/2018 06:38 PM
The Queen on the 'frow' at London Fashion Week
Her Majesty sat next to Vogue's Anna Wintour and gave an award to designer Richard Quinn.

20/02/2018 06:26 PM
Damming the Nile: Explore with 360 video
Travel the length of the Nile with BBC News to find out how a new dam being built in Ethiopia is threatening to cause a serious rift with neighbouring countries Egypt and Sudan.

20/02/2018 06:10 PM
Sergio Aguero: Manchester City striker avoids punishment for fan altercation
Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero will not be punished by the Football Association following an altercation with a fan after Monday's FA Cup defeat by Wigan.

20/02/2018 03:35 PM
Jennifer Lawrence explains Bafta mishap with Joanna Lumley
The actress says her "rude" comment at the Baftas was "an inside joke that fell flat".

20/02/2018 02:25 PM
Winter Olympics: Day-by-day guide to Pyeongchang 2018
The Britons, the medals, the highlights - everything you need to know about every day of the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang.

20/02/2018 02:00 PM
Winter Olympics: GB's Penny Coomes & Nick Buckland miss out on a top-10 finish
Great Britain's Penny Coomes and Nick Buckland miss out on a top-10 ice dance placing on day 11 of the Winter Olympics.

20/02/2018 01:57 PM
Pancakes, dogs and jokes: The Tinder PowerPoint profile
A student who created a slideshow presentation on Tinder shows how humour is key to his dating success.

20/02/2018 12:44 PM
Cheryl: 'I struggled as a teenager'
Singer Cheryl has opened a youth centre in her home town of Newcastle in a joint venture with The Prince's Trust.

20/02/2018 12:21 PM
Winter Olympics: Petition calls for ban for South Korean speed skater 'bullies'
More than 350,000 people sign a petition calling for two South Korean speed skaters to be banned for "bullying" a team-mate.

20/02/2018 12:07 PM
Little Mix singer criticised for wearing dreads
Jesy Nelson has been accused of cultural borrowing after unveiling a dreadlock hairstyle on Instagram.

20/02/2018 11:55 AM
Should we burn or bury waste plastic?
Since China refused last month to accept any more foreign waste for recycling, the UK is facing a challenge disposing of its plastic waste.

20/02/2018 11:41 AM
The Russian guns for hire dying in Syria
A grieving mother sheds some light on Russia's secret mercenary war in Syria.

20/02/2018 11:20 AM
'Hero' fireman rescues woman after volcano-crater fall
John Conway was on holiday in Bali when the woman fell 40m from a viewing platform on an active volcano.

20/02/2018 10:12 AM
Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir: Is this the greatest Olympic 'love story' ever told?
Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir have won two Olympic titles and broken all records - but all anyone is asking is: "Are they going to kiss?"

20/02/2018 08:46 AM
Winter Olympics: GB curling teams record big wins to move closer to semi-finals
Great Britain's curling teams record great wins to take huge steps towards the Winter Olympic semi-finals in Pyeongchang.

20/02/2018 08:23 AM
Thai survival training: Drinking cobra blood in the jungle
US and South Korean soldiers learn essential jungle survival skills in Thailand.

20/02/2018 08:00 AM
Winter Olympics: Cassie Sharpe wins women's ski halfpipe, as Marie Martinod takes silver
Marie Martinod says her silver medal sends an inspirational message, as Cassie Sharpe wins the women's ski halfpipe final in Pyeongchang.

20/02/2018 07:03 AM
Winter Olympics 2018: Watch halfpipe skier's painful crash
Watch Swiss skier Joel Gisler's crash as he lands on the lip of the halfpipe in the men's qualification round at the Winter Olympics.

20/02/2018 02:45 AM
25 things you absolutely need to know about Top Gear's 25th series
LeBlanc, Harris and Reid are back.

20/02/2018 12:54 AM
Have the Winter Olympics repaired North-South Korea relations?
Warm words have raised expectations of improved relations between the two countries.

20/02/2018 12:47 AM
Jeffrey Kong: Singapore's Lego brick artist
Jeffrey Kong creates objects using Lego. He says it can be used as a form of self-expression

19/02/2018 10:34 PM
Do male strip dancers feel objectified?
Where does the #MeToo movement leave male strip dancers? Newsnight's Emily Maitlis finds out.

19/02/2018 10:04 PM
Photographer Stephen Wilkes shows day to night in one image
Wilkes shoots more than 1,500 images of a scene and then blends them into a single photograph.

19/02/2018 06:42 AM
Shannon Matthews: The unravelling of the truth
Ten years on since the kidnapping hoax, has the full story been revealed?

17/02/2018 12:13 AM
Florida school shooting: A killer comes to 'paradise'
Students re-live Wednesday's shooting in Florida - and demand tougher gun laws from their government.

16/02/2018 12:27 AM
The playboy who got away with $242m – using ‘black magic’
How Foutanga Babani Sissoko pulled off one of the most audacious confidence tricks of all time.

22/01/2018 07:22 AM
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