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08/18/2017 04:13 PM
Sir Bruce Forsyth: TV legend dies aged 89
The former Strictly Come Dancing presenter and performer had been unwell for some time.

08/18/2017 04:09 PM
Finland stabbings: Two dead and man shot in Turku
Two people have died, and police warn other attackers may still be at large.

08/18/2017 03:45 PM
China Championship: Selby, Higgins, Trump, Ding, Fu, Hawkins all out
The world's top six players are all knocked out in a remarkable second round at the China Championship.

08/18/2017 03:40 PM
Chelsea: Question about Diego Costa has Antonio Conte in stitches
Chelsea manager Antonio Conte sees the funny side when asked about wantaway striker Diego Costa saying he has been treated like a 'criminal'.

08/18/2017 03:37 PM
Spain attacks: Fears for missing child
The government is looking into reports of a missing child who is thought to have British nationality.

08/18/2017 03:37 PM
Barcelona and Cambrils: 'Bigger' attacks were prepared
There is a massive manhunt for Moussa Oukabir, thought to have rented the Barcelona attack van.

08/18/2017 03:32 PM
Spain attacks: One police officer killed four Cambrils suspects
Five people in all were shot dead after a car was driven into pedestrians in Cambrils, Catalonia.

08/18/2017 03:27 PM
Spain attacks: Terror timeline
Two terror attacks in Spain's Catalonia region have left 14 dead and many more injured. How did events unfold?

08/18/2017 03:24 PM
Philippe Coutinho: Liverpool reject third Barcelona bid for Brazil midfielder
Liverpool reject a third bid from Barcelona for Philippe Coutinho - believed to be in the region of £114m.

08/18/2017 03:12 PM
Wythenshawe Hall fire: Man jailed for arson attack
The judge said starting the fire that gutted part of Wythenshawe Hall was an "act of selfish folly".

08/18/2017 03:10 PM
Davinson Sanchez: Tottenham agree deal for Ajax defender
Tottenham are closing in on the signing of centre-back Davinson Sanchez from Ajax in a reported club record £42m deal.

08/18/2017 03:07 PM
South Yorkshire Police failed to act on Ian Watkins abuse claim
Officers did not take complaints against Lostprophets singer Ian Watkins seriously, the IPCC says.

08/18/2017 02:58 PM
Charlottesville victim's mum rebukes Trump
Susan Bro has "no interest" in speaking to Mr Trump after his remarks on the Virginia clashes.

08/18/2017 02:29 PM
Barcelona and Cambrils attacks: What we know so far
Here's what we know after two attacks in Spain's Catalonia region.

08/18/2017 02:06 PM
Hatti Archer: GB steeplechaser in line for second 2010 European medal upgrade
Britain's 2010 European steeplechase bronze medallist Hatti Archer is set to be upgraded again after Russia's Lyubov Kharlamova is banned.

08/18/2017 01:38 PM
Reality Check: Are 15,000 transgender people serving in the US military?
The figure was widely quoted when President Trump announced plans to ban transgender military personnel, but is it right?

08/18/2017 12:42 PM
Diego Costa: Chelsea are demanding 'impossible' fee from Atletico Madrid
Diego Costa says Chelsea are demanding a fee Atletico Madrid "can't get near" for the striker to complete his desired move back to his former club.

08/18/2017 12:35 PM
Deadly South Asia floods affect 16m people
The Red Cross says the floods are becoming one of the worst regional humanitarian crises in years.

08/18/2017 12:33 PM
Rhino swept from Nepal to India by flooding rescued
The young rhino was swept 42km from Chitwan National Park by floods and found in an Indian village.

08/18/2017 12:01 PM
The messages of support posted on social media
Aside from the gruesome images of the Barcelona attack, a sense of peace and solidarity emerge online

08/18/2017 10:53 AM
Michael Barrymore to get damages over rape and murder arrest
The 65-year-old was detained 10 years ago on suspicion of the rape and murder of Stuart Lubbock.

08/18/2017 10:34 AM
Visits to UK rise amid fall in pound
The numbers visiting from overseas increased by 7% in June but British residents' trips abroad also rose.

08/18/2017 10:01 AM
Kit Kat accused of copying Atari game Breakout
Nestle's marketing mimics the 1970s Atari computer game Breakout, a court case alleges.

08/18/2017 10:00 AM
Eyewitnesses describe their fear
A number of people caught up in the attacks in Barcelona and Cambrils tell their stories.

08/18/2017 09:37 AM
Cambrils: 'Pop pop, a couple of shots and he fell down'
A man who filmed the shooting in Cambrils described what he saw.

08/18/2017 09:26 AM
Blue boots for baby flamingo Squish in Singapore
Keepers at Singapore's Jurong Bird Park have found an unusual way to protect a baby flamingo's feet.

08/18/2017 09:15 AM
Actress Laila Rouass 'hid in freezer'
The actress says she had to hide in a restaurant freezer and heard gunshots outside.

08/18/2017 07:13 AM
Cambrils: 'I never imagined this happening here'
Residents of Cambrils describe the scene after the attack.

08/18/2017 05:28 AM
Who are BBC Radio 1's new DJs?
Four new presenters will be heard in the station's weekend line-up during September.

08/18/2017 05:28 AM
NI golfer Joe Rooney scores two holes-in-one
The odds of an amateur golfer hitting two holes-in-one in the same round are 67 million to one.

08/18/2017 05:04 AM
The Papers: 'Terror strikes the heart of Barcelona'
A van ploughing into crowds in Barcelona's Las Ramblas tourist area dominates the front pages.

08/18/2017 02:40 AM
Can vehicle attacks be prevented?
In just over a year Europe has seen seven attacks where vehicles have been used as weapons. Security correspondent Gordon Corera looks at what authorities are doing about it.

08/18/2017 01:19 AM
7 days quiz: Which ice cream flavour is under threat?
A weekly quiz of the news, 7 days 7 questions.

08/18/2017 12:46 AM
'Upskirting': It happened to me
After Gina Martin took a stand against 'upskirting', we asked if readers had ever experienced it. They had.

08/18/2017 12:45 AM
The masseuse who pulled my arm out
When Angela treated herself to a massage she forgot to mention her hidden disability, resulting in the masseuse getting a surprise of her own.

08/17/2017 11:32 PM
‘We were guinea pigs’: Jailed inmates agreed to birth control
The Tennessee county started offering time off inmate sentences in exchange for birth control

08/17/2017 11:29 PM
Mull of Kintyre - Looking back on a Scottish mega-hit
It was recorded 40 years ago this month with the help of a pipe band and was a Christmas number one in 1977.

08/17/2017 11:10 PM
Barcelona attack: What was it like on the ground?
People who saw a van plough into crowds in Barcelona share their stories with BBC News.

08/17/2017 10:27 PM
Couple chased eclipses all over the world
Now Sharon and Billy Hahs are preparing for one in their own backyard.

08/17/2017 06:41 PM
Premier League predictions: Lawro v Detroit actor Will Poulter
Mark Lawrenson takes on Detroit actor Will Poulter in the next round of Premier League matches.

08/17/2017 06:38 PM
Why the fuss over Confederate statues?
Monuments to the failed Confederacy were mostly erected many decades after the US Civil War.

08/17/2017 05:36 PM
Missing Japanese tortoise found
A giant female tortoise was found two weeks after she escaped from her zoo in western Japan.

08/17/2017 03:54 PM
A-level agony? We answer your questions
Results not quite what you were expecting? Two experts are on hand with some advice.

08/17/2017 01:19 PM
Grenfell Tower pupils enjoy 'good day' as they collect exam results
Some Kensington Aldridge Academy pupils had to take AS-levels while the tower was still on fire.

08/17/2017 11:33 AM
How Hope Hicks went from modelling to being Donald Trump's new media director at 28
Hope Hicks has quietly worked her way up through the Trump organisation to hold one of the most powerful positions in the US.

08/17/2017 10:51 AM
Belle and Sebastian drummer left in store car park for four hours
Belle and Sebastian's Richard Colburn sat in his pyjamas for four hours waiting for the tour bus to return.

08/17/2017 12:20 AM
Flying over the city - the urban cable car
Mexico City's urban cable car, Mexicable, is a new transport system for one of the world's busiest places.

08/16/2017 11:05 PM
A licence to kill bear cubs?
Trump is once again allowing hunters in Alaska to shoot bear cubs and hibernating bears, but is this as bad as it sounds?

02/17/2017 09:41 AM
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