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06/19/2018 05:59 PM
Medicinal cannabis use to be reviewed by government
Families of epileptic children welcomed the move, which does not change rules on recreational use.

06/19/2018 05:57 PM
Sessions: Child migrant camps 'not like Nazi concentration camps'
America's top law official says the Nazis were different as "they were keeping Jews from leaving".

06/19/2018 05:53 PM
Ed Sheeran donates Lego head to local charity shop
The singer hands the model he made of his own head to his local charity shop in Suffolk.

06/19/2018 05:50 PM
World Cup 2018: Poland 1-2 Senegal - how players rated
Your player ratings out of 10 for Poland v Senegal in the World Cup group match.

06/19/2018 05:42 PM
Andy Murray loses to Nick Kyrgios on return to action at Queen's Club
Andy Murray's comeback after almost a year out with a hip injury ends in a narrow defeat by Nick Kyrgios at Queen's.

06/19/2018 05:37 PM
World Cup 2018: Senegal capitalise on poor defending in 2-1 win over Poland
Senegal beat Poland in a game of few chances to claim the first win by an African team at this World Cup.

06/19/2018 05:20 PM
Grenfell bodycam footage shows firefighters' first minutes
Firefighters called to the Grenfell fire got to the kitchen where it started five minutes after it spread.

06/19/2018 05:16 PM
World Cup 2018: Japan beat 10-man Colombia in Group H
Japan profit from Colombia's nightmare start to the World Cup as they secure a victory against 10 men in their Group H opener in Saransk.

06/19/2018 05:11 PM
England v Australia: Hosts make record 481-6 in third ODI
England make the highest one-day international total in history, posting 481-6 against Australia in the third ODI against Australia at Trent Bridge.

06/19/2018 05:04 PM
Facebook ordered to explain deleted profile
The social network has been ordered by a UK judge to reveal who told it to delete the profile of a jazz musician

06/19/2018 05:04 PM
In pictures: Harry and Meghan make Ascot debut
Prince Harry and Meghan have joined The Queen for a day of racing at Royal Ascot.

06/19/2018 04:44 PM
Railway graffiti: Props, respect and death
Dangerous, uncompromising and illegal - what's the attraction of railway graffiti?

06/19/2018 04:43 PM
England v Australia: Alex Hales hits six to break world ODI record
England break the record for the highest one-day international total thanks to a "huge" six by Alex Hales in the third ODI against Australia at Trent Bridge.

06/19/2018 04:23 PM
'Impossible' French A-level exam 'a disgrace' say students
Students fear it's 'au revoir' to university after Eduqas French paper.

06/19/2018 04:14 PM
World Cup: The fastest-ever World Cup red card, featuring Uruguay's Jose Batista
Colombia's Carlos Sanchez was dismissed after three minutes against Japan, but the honour of the fastest-ever World Cup red card still belongs to Uruguay's Jose Batista.

06/19/2018 04:13 PM
Saint's bone, found in rubbish, returned to Catholic Church
Waste company presents bone, said to be of a Pope executed 2,000 years ago, to Westminster Cathedral.

06/19/2018 03:58 PM
'My generation sees cannabis as safer than alcohol'
As Lord Hague calls for a change in the law on cannabis, young people claim it is often seen as a "softer" stimulant.

06/19/2018 03:35 PM
UK 'can't stay in arrest warrant scheme after Brexit'
The EU's Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier says the UK "red lines" mean it has to leave the scheme.

06/19/2018 03:18 PM
World Cup 2018: Colombia v Japan - how you rated the players
See how you rated the players as Japan beat Colombia 2-1.

06/19/2018 02:21 PM
Why are people sharing this photo?
A family portrait celebrating mixed heritage has been widely shared online and has prompted others to tell their similar stories.

06/19/2018 01:49 PM
South Africa v England: Mike Brown says 'I'm a human, not a robot' after fan row
England full-back Mike Brown says he is "not a robot" after a verbal altercation with a fan following Saturday's defeat in South Africa.

06/19/2018 01:48 PM
Abusive Birmingham husband 'beat wife and locked her indoors'
Aziz Rehman is jailed for more than three years for keeping Zeenit Bibi in "domestic servitude".

06/19/2018 01:37 PM
Zara Tindall: Queen's granddaughter has baby girl
The baby, weighing 9lbs 3oz, is the Queen's seventh great-grandchild and 19th in line to the throne.

06/19/2018 01:30 PM
Pine marten poaches Loch Garten osprey's rotten eggs
Three eggs that had failed to hatch were taken from a nest at a reserve in the Cairngorms.

06/19/2018 01:20 PM
XXXTentacion: The troubled talent of a volatile rap star
The controversial rapper has been shot dead in Florida at the age of 20.

06/19/2018 01:04 PM
Drunk jailed for urinating on Liverpool rough sleeper
The victim woke to find Stephen Gibney urinating on his face in an act of "gratuitous degradation".

06/19/2018 12:17 PM
Drone finds missing man stuck in marshes in Titchwell
The 75-year-old went missing after being separated from friends while walking.

06/19/2018 11:08 AM
Reality Check: Who decided to take away children at the US border?
After criticism of the policy, Donald Trump blamed the Democrats for the "horrible law".

06/19/2018 10:59 AM
World Cup 2018: Kane breaks Tunisian hearts - in pictures
Supporters in both countries went through highs and lows before England won with a last-minute goal.

06/19/2018 10:51 AM
Finsbury Park attack survivor 'doesn't regret' helping victims
Shariff Xamza suffered brain damage after helping victims of last year's Finsbury Park attack.

06/19/2018 10:08 AM
Harry beats Harry to top TV audience
England's win over Tunisia attracts a peak television audience of 18.3 million on BBC One, while a record three million stream the game on the iPlayer and BBC Sport website.

06/19/2018 09:44 AM
Human and computer face off in debate
IBM debuts its new artificial intelligence computer that can argue with humans on specialist topics.

06/19/2018 09:15 AM
José Andrés: The TV chef who fed Puerto Rico
When Hurricane Maria struck, José Andrés's World Central Kitchen project fed more people in Puerto Rico than any other relief group.

06/19/2018 09:02 AM
NHS 70: How have hospitals changed for children?
It's 70 years since the start of the NHS. How have hospitals changed for child patients since 1948?

06/19/2018 08:33 AM
Royal Ascot 2018 preview: From Cracksman and Dettori to Coolmore and Godolphin
Dettori returns, the overseas challenge and tightened security - Cornelius Lysaght on the Ascot talking points.

06/19/2018 06:57 AM
'I was accused of being a member of ISIS'
A young mother from London was accused of being involved with ISIS after returning home from Turkey.

06/19/2018 03:18 AM
Will Norway's electric plane take off?
A battery-powered plane that could mean guilt-free travel is part of a plan to tackle climate change.

06/19/2018 01:08 AM
Macron tells teen to call him 'Mr President'
The French president was meeting young people when one student called him something he didn't like.

06/19/2018 12:52 AM
World Cup Catch-Up: Everyone's buzzing for England
Watch all the best action and funnies from the fifth day of the 2018 World Cup in Russia.

06/19/2018 12:12 AM
Conjoined twins' joy at watching news report of birth
Anna and Barbara Rozycki made headlines around the world following their birth in 1970.

06/19/2018 12:04 AM
Pogba and more: World Cup haircuts to watch
The World Cup is a showcase for a footballer's skills, but it is also a chance to show off new hairstyles.

06/18/2018 11:47 PM
The Rolling Stones: How Eel Pie Island shaped the band's career
How a hidden hotel at Eel Pie Island helped make a name for the Rolling Stones.

06/18/2018 11:05 PM
‘I’m in charge, nobody can tell me what to do’
For Alice Jim, $100 is almost as much as she earns in a month as a housemaid in Zimbabwe.

06/18/2018 11:02 PM
Hereditary's musical composer explains what makes it so scary.
Critics say Hereditary is one of the scariest horror films to be made. The composer of the soundtrack explains why.

06/18/2018 11:01 PM
How trying to stay cool could make the world even hotter
As demand for air conditioning goes through the roof, what are the implications for our planet?

06/18/2018 09:50 PM
World Cup 2018: How the England players rated v Tunisia
Who impressed and who had a night to forget as England won 2-1 in their World Cup opener against Tunisia?

06/18/2018 09:22 PM
Kane's date with Tunisia in 13 tweets
Who would be an England fan? Or a player? Social media summed up the highs and lows of supporting England in the World Cup opener with Tunisia.

06/18/2018 09:14 PM
World Cup 2018: Tunisia v England - how you rated players
Your player ratings out of 10 for Tunisia v England in the World Cup group match.

06/18/2018 08:08 PM
World Cup 2018: Harry Kane heads late England winner against Tunisia
Watch Harry Kane score a dramatic stoppage-time winner to give England victory over Tunisia in their first group G game at the 2018 World Cup.

06/17/2018 11:32 PM
The man who went to the North Korean place that ‘doesn’t exist’
One US citizen warns of the consequences of a visit to a forbidden area in North Korea.

06/17/2018 11:12 PM
The untold good news story of America today
A grassroots movement getting few headlines could yet herald a new American age of change.

06/15/2018 11:56 AM
Leslie Grantham's dramatic life on and off screen
The actor who served time for murder and played Dirty Den in BBC One's EastEnders, dies aged 71.

06/15/2018 11:13 AM
Sex, lies and payday loans: The parachute murder plot
How Emile Cilliers' lifetime of cheating and lies led to his eventual unveiling as a would-be murderer.

06/12/2018 11:27 PM
'Why my daughter wants a hysterectomy at 15'
A mother and daughter both have a severe form of premenstrual syndrome.

06/06/2018 04:05 PM
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