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08/18/2018 08:44 PM
Backstreet Boys fans hurt in Oklahoma storm
At least 14 people were taken to hospital after a metal structure at a concert in Oklahoma fell.

08/18/2018 08:02 PM
Lombok earthquake: Strong tremor shakes Indonesian island
The 6.3 magnitude tremor is the latest in weeks of earthquakes that have killed more than 476 people.

08/18/2018 06:51 PM
UK investigates WW2 shipwreck looting claims
The defence secretary says he is "very concerned" to hear claims that four wrecks in Asia had been targeted.

08/18/2018 06:03 PM
Pope in Ireland: From 'lollipopes' to bunting
The practical and the bizarre - a look at the merchandise marking the papal visit to Ireland.

08/18/2018 05:56 PM
Carl Frampton stops Luke Jackson to set up Josh Warrington fight
Carl Frampton stops Luke Jackson in the ninth round of their featherweight contest at Windsor Park in Belfast.

08/18/2018 05:05 PM
Carolyn Radford: Football is 'full of dinosaurs' says Mansfield chief executive
Mansfield chief executive Carolyn Radford says football is "full of dinosaurs", adding she is patronised by other executives "all the time".

08/18/2018 05:00 PM
Newspaper headlines: People's Vote 'boost' and '100' Tory rebels
Sunday's papers feature a record donation to the People's Vote campaign and a Conservative rebellion.

08/18/2018 03:06 PM
Venezuelan migrants stuck at Ecuador border
Ecuador imposes new entry restrictions for Venezuelans fleeing economic hardship.

08/18/2018 01:58 PM
Brexit: Government to publish no-deal advice on Thursday
Dominic Raab says the technical notices are necessary to "mitigate the risks" of a no-deal Brexit.

08/18/2018 12:39 PM
Child passive smoking 'increases chronic lung risk'
A study shows higher risk of fatal lung disease in adults exposed to cigarette smoke in childhood.

08/18/2018 12:10 PM
Kerala floods: Eyewitness accounts from BBC reporters
As southern India braces for more rain, BBC reporters in Kerala see the devastating impact of floods.

08/18/2018 12:05 PM
'People no longer go into antiques shops'
How the internet is changing the UK's antiques trade and widening the auctions market.

08/18/2018 12:04 PM
The comedian who really doesn't want to die on stage
Comedian Rebecca Shorrocks has a serious heart condition, which could put her at risk on stage.

08/18/2018 12:03 PM
#BlackLove: What Twitter hashtag really means
#BlackLove started as a way for people to share positive images of black couples - we meet one of them.

08/18/2018 12:02 PM
OCD: It's not just about washing your hands
Three young women talk frankly about living with obsessive-compulsive disorder.

08/18/2018 11:29 AM
Obituary: Bui Tin, the Vietnamese reporter scrubbed from the history books
Bui Tin had a front-row seat as Vietnam changed. But his name went on to be erased from history.

08/18/2018 11:29 AM
Dementia patient to finally see Mamma Mia at special screening
Shirley Lewis will see the film after being made to feel unwelcome at a previous screening.

08/18/2018 11:26 AM
'We are real': Saudi feminists launch online radio
Female activists turn to internet broadcasts to seek more rights for women in Saudi Arabia.

08/18/2018 11:20 AM
End of Greek bailouts offers little hope to young
Politicians hail the end of Greece's emergency credit, but ordinary Greeks see little change.

08/18/2018 11:14 AM
The French connection: How Catalonia got its ballot papers
Tracking down those who helped Catalonia hold an independence vote ruled illegal by Spain last year.

08/18/2018 11:09 AM
The man who keeps suing Hong Kong
Pensioner Kwok Cheuk-kin has taken the Hong Kong government to court more than 30 times over the last decade and has won just one case.

08/18/2018 11:05 AM
The first humanist lead chaplain in the NHS
Lindsay van Dijk is the first humanist lead chaplain in the NHS.

08/18/2018 10:44 AM
Egypt internet: Sisi ratifies law tightening control over websites
New laws mean websites can be blocked if deemed a security threat, but critics say they crush dissent.

08/18/2018 10:17 AM
Jose Mourinho: Man Utd manager says Man City 'cannot buy class'
Manchester City are a "rich club" but "cannot buy class", says Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho.

08/18/2018 09:52 AM
Tyson Fury and Deontay Wilder face off in ring after Briton beats Francesco Pianeta
Tyson Fury says he will knock out world champion Deontay Wilder as their bout is confirmed after his win over Francesco Pianeta.

08/18/2018 09:23 AM
Westminster car crash: Man charged with attempted murder
Salih Khater will appear in court charged with the attempted murder of pedestrians and police.

08/18/2018 08:38 AM
Chelsea 3-2 Arsenal: 'Chaotic classic exposes both sides' title limitations'
Chelsea's 3-2 win over Arsenal was thrilling, but also showed why neither will challenge for the league title, writes Phil McNulty.

08/18/2018 07:50 AM
Brexit vote campaign gets £1m from Superdry co-founder
Multi-millionaire tycoon says he donated because "we have a genuine chance to turn this around".

08/18/2018 07:48 AM
England v India: Ben Stokes makes low-key return to Test cricket
The on-field action quickly overpowered the frenzy of Ben Stokes' return to the England team at Trent Bridge on Saturday.

08/18/2018 07:15 AM
Prize for 'unconventional' royal biography
Satirist and journalist Craig Brown's work on Princess Margaret takes the UK's oldest literary award.

08/18/2018 05:35 AM
Kofi Annan death: World leaders honour former UN chief
Leaders honour Kofi Annan, the first black African to become UN secretary-general, who died aged 80.

08/18/2018 04:24 AM
Birmingham Grand Prix: Dina Asher-Smith finishes second in women's 200m
Dina Asher-Smith could not continue her winning form from the European Championships, finishing second in the 200m at the Birmingham Grand Prix.

08/18/2018 02:47 AM
A modern day sea monster?
A massive carcass has washed up on the shores of eastern Russia and locals are trying to work out what it is.

08/17/2018 11:42 PM
Kofi Annan: Former UN chief and Nobel Peace Prize laureate
The former UN Secretary General was the first black African to lead the international body.

08/17/2018 11:37 AM
100 Women: The artist redrawing 'sexist' comic book covers
An artist in India is challenging sexist drawings of women in comic books, by reimaging male heroes.

08/17/2018 11:31 AM
Crazy Rich Asians: The film burdened with 'crazy' Asian expectations
Like the proverbial "tiger mum", many Asians have huge expectations for the Hollywood film.

08/17/2018 11:06 AM
Islam and the Olympics with fencer Ibtihaj Muhammad
Ibtihaj Muhammad won bronze for Team Sabre at the 2016 Olympics in Rio.

08/15/2018 09:21 PM
Your pictures: Coffee time
Each week, we publish a gallery of readers' pictures on a set theme. This week it is "coffee time".

08/12/2018 07:14 PM
Sir William Nicholson painting bought for £165k is 'fake'
The still life, thought to be by artist Sir William Nicholson, failed to convince a leading expert.

08/12/2018 11:12 AM
Sussex woman stalked by husband impersonating ex-boyfriend
Amanda Playle was terrorised by her own husband who pretended to be her ex-boyfriend.

08/12/2018 04:01 AM
BBC presenter Rachael Bland in 'race' to finish memoir
Rachael Bland, who has incurable cancer, has been writing a book of memories for her son, Freddie.

08/10/2018 11:44 AM
Beaches 'spoiled': Should rock stacking be banned?
Critics of the practice say the trend for piling up stones on beaches is ruining the environment.

08/09/2018 01:22 PM
How smallpox claimed its final victim
How did British medical worker Janet Parker become the world's last victim of smallpox?

08/09/2018 08:48 AM
Charlottesville remembered: 'A battle for the soul of America'
Last summer the far-right descended on Charlottesville. We revisited that weekend with those involved.

07/08/2018 12:51 PM
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