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02/22/2018 11:52 PM
FBI ex-deputy director Andrew McCabe sacked days before retirement
Andrew McCabe had long been accused by President Trump of bias - claims he has strongly denied.

02/22/2018 11:48 PM
Miami bridge: Meeting over crack held hours before collapse
An engineer told officials there were no safety concerns about the bridge hours before it collapsed.

02/22/2018 11:28 PM
Six Nations 2018: Ireland beat England to win Grand Slam - highlights
Watch highlights as Ireland beat England on St Patrick's Day to win only the third Grand Slam in their history in thrilling fashion.

02/22/2018 11:14 PM
Machete attack in Manchester city centre bar
A man is left with life-changing injuries after the "chilling" attack in a bar in Manchester.

02/22/2018 11:11 PM
Duchess meets wolfhound - and other St Patrick's Day celebrations
Shamrocks, leprechauns and a lot of green dye- how the patron saint of Ireland is being celebrated.

02/22/2018 10:49 PM
Ireland beat England to win Grand Slam
Ireland thump England on St Patrick's Day to win only the third Grand Slam in their history in thrilling fashion.

02/22/2018 10:33 PM
Russia spy poisoning: 23 UK diplomats expelled from Moscow
It also closes the British Council in Russia - amid tensions over the nerve agent attack on an ex-spy.

02/22/2018 10:32 PM
Robot Wars has been axed by the BBC again
The series has been scrapped by the BBC to make room for new shows.

02/22/2018 10:17 PM
'Mini Beast from the East' brings snow and ice to parts of UK
More than 100 flights at Heathrow Airport are cancelled due to snow, as drivers warned to take care.

02/22/2018 09:58 PM
National Geographic apology: 'We were anticipated to be a dying race'
Aboriginal Australians reflect on National Geographic's racism in 1916, and public discourse today.

02/22/2018 09:55 PM
Cliff-top homes 'could fall into sea'
The chalets are "perilously close" to the edge of a cliff being lashed by high winds and waves.

02/22/2018 09:52 PM
Paige Vanzant: UFC gave me an eating disorder
UFC star Paige Vanzant tells Newsbeat the extreme measures she took to reduce her weight.

02/22/2018 09:16 PM
Blossom in south-west China captured by drone
Apricot, cherry and azalea blossom create a stunning landscape in south-west China.

02/22/2018 09:14 PM
Six Nations 2018: Italy 27-29 Scotland highlights
Watch highlights as Greig Laidlaw's 79th-minute penalty for Scotland denies Italy their first Six Nations victory since 2015 in Rome.

02/22/2018 09:09 PM
William and Kate brave snowy St Patrick's Day parade
The Duke and Duchess watched the Irish Guards and their star mascot before distributing shamrocks.

02/22/2018 08:51 PM
St Leonards shooting: Two women shot dead at house
A man is arrested on suspicion of murder and a firearm is seized in St Leonards, East Sussex.

02/22/2018 08:42 PM
Syria war: 'Civilians killed' as thousands flee Turkish air strikes
More than 150,000 people have reportedly fled Afrin in northern Syria as Turkish forces close in.

02/22/2018 08:29 PM
FA Cup: Swansea 0-3 Tottenham highlights
Christian Eriksen scores twice as Tottenham reach the FA Cup semi-finals with a comfortable victory over Swansea at Liberty Stadium.

02/22/2018 07:29 PM
Winter Paralympics: The rally driver who crashed into championship skiing
Paralympic skier Chris Lloyd defied all expectations when he returned to the slopes after a rally car crash which left him paralysed from the neck down.

02/22/2018 07:27 PM
Children drown as migrant boat sinks
A search for those unaccounted for is under way off the Aegean island of Agathonisi.

02/22/2018 06:52 PM
Why the UK is so cold
Temperatures are plunging again in Britain with more snow on the way – but why?

02/22/2018 06:48 PM
'I hope my brother will see this and know he's not alone'
Like Minds: A woman's mission to get young black men talking about mental health.

02/22/2018 03:41 PM
'Bored stiff' Paignton pensioner retires aged 91
Joe Bartley, who took a job as a waiter aged 89, says age has caught up with him.

02/22/2018 03:04 PM
In Syria's Eastern Ghouta a doctor's battle: 'We will stay until the end'
As the Syrian government tightens its noose around the enclave, medical staff describe working in "hell on earth".

02/22/2018 07:32 AM
Winter Paralympics: 'Don't go easy on me because I'm a woman'
Lena Schroeder plays para ice hockey for Team Norway and is the only woman on the ice at the Winter Paralympics

02/22/2018 07:32 AM
Paralympics 'pit lane’ where athletes get repairs
Have you ever wondered how athletes cope when their prosthetic limbs or wheelchairs break?

02/22/2018 07:31 AM
Off-piste at the Paras #8: Scott Meenagh
Former soldier Scott Meenagh is the first competitor ParalympicsGB has had in Nordic Skiing for 20 years.

02/22/2018 07:14 AM
Can kids hold pens in the digital age?
Are the fine motor skills necessary to hold a pencil still needed in an age when toddlers swipe?

02/22/2018 06:56 AM
Why is it so easy to buy bomb ingredients?
The ready availability of the materials needed to make explosives is a growing concern.

02/22/2018 06:55 AM
How Dr Dre and Jimmy Iovine's partnership led to billion dollar Beats
The unlikely partnership between Dr Dre and Jimmy Iovine is made into a Netflix documentary.

02/22/2018 06:55 AM
Andrew Lloyd Webber: My career in 7 songs
The composer shares the untold stories behind Cats, Joseph, Evita and Phantom of the Opera.

02/22/2018 06:29 AM
Week in pictures: 10 - 16 March 2018
A selection of the best news photographs from around the world, taken during the past week.

02/22/2018 06:28 AM
Why are high street restaurants in trouble?
Why diners seem to have gone cold on mid-market chain restaurants.

02/22/2018 06:18 AM
'It was like WW2 swept through our house'
A man whose father killed his mother is among three writers who tell how poetry has helped them cope.

02/22/2018 05:58 AM
'Am I OK with my son oinking in Swedish?'
Keith Moore wants his Swedish-born son to be bilingual. But he wasn't prepared for the language barrier in the farmyard.

02/22/2018 05:57 AM
The Indians who used kayaking to transform their lives
There are many routes to success and for a group of friends in India, it was the Ganges River.

02/22/2018 04:29 AM
Is the single life more expensive?
Single people pay more for holidays, living costs and car insurance - but there are some benefits too.

02/22/2018 02:24 AM
Cheltenham Festival: Gold Cup-winning trainer Colin Tizzard completes fairytale
How dairy farmer turned racehorse trainer Colin Tizzard masterminded a Cheltenham Gold Cup win for Native River.

02/22/2018 01:51 AM
Keep it quiet later! Jools in battle with venue next door
The renowned pianist kept a diary chronicling the "noisy hubbub" outside his Kent country manor.

02/22/2018 01:12 AM
Swiss pianist gives concert on ice in northern Baltic Sea
Swiss pianist Gabriel Arnold performs for tourists on an icebreaker in Scandinavia's Gulf of Bothnia.

02/22/2018 12:28 AM
JFK's never-delivered Dallas speech recreated
The voice of JFK has been used to reconstruct the speech he was due to deliver on the day he was assassinated.

02/22/2018 12:12 AM
The women bringing animated adventures to life
A record number of women were nominated at the recent British Animation Awards, but men still dominate the industry.

02/21/2018 10:16 PM
Mourinho defends record with 12-minute speech
Watch Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho's extraordinary speech defending his record.

02/21/2018 08:15 PM
Four parents who take term-time holidays explain why
Some say they actively budget for fines, while others believe the penalty system is a "mess".

02/21/2018 06:30 PM
Winter Paralympics: Sean Pollard - Australian who became a Paralympic snowboarder after shark attack
Sean Pollard lost an arm in a shark attack and only saw snow for the first time in 2015 - now he has finished fifth and ninth at Pyeongchang 2018.

02/21/2018 05:25 PM
The fantasist bomber who wanted attention
Ahmed Hassan came to the UK for "a better life" but used a gift card he won at college to buy bomb-making materials.

02/21/2018 05:10 PM
Child sexual exploitation: How the system failed
Grooming, rape and trafficking are just some of the ways children in the UK are being sexually exploited.

02/21/2018 04:30 PM
Banksy protest artwork unveiled in New York
The anonymous artist reveals a new work in New York, drawing attention to a jailed Kurdish painter.

02/21/2018 02:18 PM
Footage of first polar bear cub born in UK in 25 years
The "confident and curious" cub was born at Highland Wildlife Park in Kincraig, Scotland.

02/21/2018 07:38 AM
UK has 'massive problem' with confident women
"Women shouldn't feel that if they come across as too confident it can be mistaken for arrogance."

02/21/2018 12:00 AM
Quiz: The Finns are happy, but who is not?
7 days quiz: It's the weekly news quiz - have you been paying attention to what's been going on in the world over the past seven days?

02/20/2018 09:00 AM
'I tried to kill myself nine times before the NHS helped me'
At the age of 17 Sherry Denness tried to kill herself nine times in 10 days, and only then got the help she needed.

02/19/2018 06:59 PM
Stephen Hawking dies: Scientist's most memorable quotes
Remembering some of the key theories and quotes of the world renowned physicist, who has died.

02/19/2018 07:45 AM
South Korea gaming: Death by overwork sparks calls for change
Critics say "crunch time", an intense burst of work just before a game is released, can be dangerous.

02/19/2018 07:05 AM
'I want to explain arranged marriage to people in the West'
A Pakistani designer who made a board game mocking arranged marriage says the media mistook her real intentions.

02/18/2018 07:08 PM
Sir Ken Dodd and the end of a comedy era
The days when Ken Dodd delighted millions in Blackpool and Scarborough now seem like a different age.

02/18/2018 02:40 AM
A boy’s creative response to his mother’s illness
When Noah's mother was diagnosed with cancer, he came up with an idea to express his grief. Now his idea is being made into a book.

02/16/2018 12:40 AM
Claudette Colvin: The 15-year-old who came before Rosa Parks
How Claudette Colvin helped spark America's Civil Rights Movement at the age of 15.

02/14/2018 07:25 AM
'My periods made me suicidal so I had a hysterectomy at 28'
For years, Lucie was treated for mental health problems - in fact she had a severe form of premenstrual syndrome.

01/30/2018 07:27 AM
'The story of a weird world I was warned never to tell'
Pauline Dakin's childhood was full of secrets, disruption and unpleasant surprises - it wasn't until many years later that she found out why.

12/30/2017 01:15 PM
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