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AI will create as many jobs as it displaces - report
But PwC warns there will be "winners and losers" with many roles set to change.
news.bbc.co.uk | 17-Jul-2018 01:07

MPs to vote on early summer recess
The government has tabled a motion to cut short the current parliamentary session.
news.bbc.co.uk | 17-Jul-2018 00:50

Amazon faces web issues around the world on Prime Day
The e-commerce giant is experiencing outages in the US and elsewhere as its summer sale gets underway.
news.bbc.co.uk | 17-Jul-2018 00:43

Brexit: Government scrapes through Customs Bill votes
A minister quits as MPs back amendments tabled by Brexiteers by just three votes.
news.bbc.co.uk | 17-Jul-2018 00:39

Newspaper headlines: 'Wreckers of Chequers' and 'Putin's poodle'
The future of the PM's Brexit deal and the US and Russian presidents' meeting lead many of the papers.
bbc.co.uk | 17-Jul-2018 00:26

Warning after Kent boy's henna tattoo burns
The mother of a boy who was burnt after getting a henna tattoo is warning holidaymakers to be careful.
news.bbc.co.uk | 17-Jul-2018 00:02

'A good way to resist': Russian protest tattoos
Designs by Oleg Navalny, the brother of opposition leader Alexei, have been gaining popularity.
news.bbc.co.uk | 16-Jul-2018 23:45

Netflix shares plunge as subscriber growth stalls
The firm's shares dive 14% after it misses its projections for subscriber growth.
news.bbc.co.uk | 16-Jul-2018 23:38

Chinese whispers around Malaysia's 1MDB scandal
Two Chinese companies are implicated in the scandal around the Malaysian investment fund, 1MDB.
news.bbc.co.uk | 16-Jul-2018 23:35

IS fighters' orphaned children stranded in Libya
Children like Jumana have been left behind after the Islamic State group was pushed out of Sirte, Libya.
bbc.co.uk | 16-Jul-2018 23:29

World Cup: France welcomed by hundreds of thousands of supporters
World Cup winners France are welcomed home by hundreds of thousands of supporters as they parade down the Champs Elysees in Paris.
bbc.co.uk | 16-Jul-2018 23:23

Kilauea volcano: Flying lava injures 13 in Hawaii
An explosion from Hawaii's Kilauea volcano strikes a tour boat causing several injuries.
news.bbc.co.uk | 16-Jul-2018 23:13

Russian woman charged with spying in the US
Maria Butina is accused of infiltrating political groups on behalf of Russia, prosecutors say.
news.bbc.co.uk | 16-Jul-2018 23:05

France's World Cup team given heroes' welcome in Paris
The victorious footballers parade the trophy before hundreds of thousands of fans in Paris.
news.bbc.co.uk | 16-Jul-2018 22:55

Trump sides with Russia against FBI at Helsinki summit
The US president contradicts intelligence agencies over claims of interference in the US election.
news.bbc.co.uk | 16-Jul-2018 22:53

'Delays' hit third new Govia Thameslink rail timetable
Commuters face more delays as Govia Thameslink Railway introduces a "more reliable" timetable.
news.bbc.co.uk | 16-Jul-2018 21:27

Anthony Joshua v Alexander Povetkin: Costello & Bunce point to a test for champion
Anthony Joshua will face a man prepared for the big stage for many years when he faces Russia's Alexander Povetkin in September.
bbc.co.uk | 16-Jul-2018 21:13

World Cup 2018: French football fans go crazy as team returns home
Crowds of fans lined the Champs-Elysées in central Paris to give the French World Cup winners a heroes' welcome. French president Emmanuel Macron also celebrated with the team.
news.bbc.co.uk | 16-Jul-2018 21:01

Celebrating the life of the boy who wrote his own obituary
'See ya later, suckas!' - terminally-ill Garrett, five, says goodbye before a 'celebration of his life'.
news.bbc.co.uk | 16-Jul-2018 20:45

The Crown: First look at Olivia Colman's new Queen
Olivia Colman takes over from Claire Foy in Netflix's royal drama as Queen Elizabeth II.
bbc.co.uk | 16-Jul-2018 19:17

Cristiano Ronaldo: New Juventus signing says players his age go to Qatar or China
Cristiano Ronaldo says he is "grateful for the opportunity" given to him by Juventus, as players of his age "usually go to Qatar or China".
bbc.co.uk | 16-Jul-2018 19:08

Forbes: George Clooney earns more in one year than any previous actor
The Hollywood star raked it in last year thanks to the sale of the tequila company he co-founded.
news.bbc.co.uk | 16-Jul-2018 18:56

Andy Murray drops to world number 839 in latest tennis rankings
Andy Murray is now the British number 23 after falling to 839 in the world in the latest tennis world rankings.
bbc.co.uk | 16-Jul-2018 18:47

Excited Croatia fans throw beer over BBC reporter
Excited crowds of Croatian football fans in Zagreb give BBC reporter Gavin Lee a beer shower following their best ever performance at a World Cup.
bbc.co.uk | 16-Jul-2018 18:43

Amazon Alexa: is it friends with your kids?
Debate is raging over whether smart speakers are suitable for children.
news.bbc.co.uk | 16-Jul-2018 18:37

Frozen in time: Inside Eritrea's embassy
Dust-covered cars, furniture and beer are revealed as Eritrea re-opens its Ethiopian embassy after 20 years.
bbc.co.uk | 16-Jul-2018 18:36

Alexis Sanchez: Man Utd striker misses start of US tour because of visa issue
Striker Alexis Sanchez misses the start of Manchester United's tour of the United States as he has been unable to get a visa.
bbc.co.uk | 16-Jul-2018 18:32

London model Harry Uzoka 'murdered in row over girl'
Harry Uzoka was killed after branding his love rival a 'fake' on Instagram, a court hears.
news.bbc.co.uk | 16-Jul-2018 18:31

Police continue to investigate 'cow in car boot' on M4
Investigations continue into the case of a live cow transported along the motorway in a car boot.
news.bbc.co.uk | 16-Jul-2018 18:30

Egypt military officers get immunity over 2013 crackdown
Commanders may be shielded from prosecution over the violence after President Mohammed Morsi's ousting.
news.bbc.co.uk | 16-Jul-2018 18:22

Reality Check
Justine Greening calls for a second EU referendum, but what are the practical considerations?
news.bbc.co.uk | 16-Jul-2018 18:09

World Bodypainting Festival: Models transformed into amazing artworks
The city of Klagenfurt hosted competitors from more than 50 nations in a celebration of bodypainting.
news.bbc.co.uk | 16-Jul-2018 18:08

Spice taskforce in Wrexham 'saved my life'
Steve, a former Spice user and long-time drug addict, says a fast-track programme has saved his life.
bbc.co.uk | 16-Jul-2018 18:02

World Cup 2018: BBC Sport's closing montage
Relive all the best moments from the 2018 World Cup in Russia.
bbc.co.uk | 16-Jul-2018 18:01

Hedgehog rescue run from home
One woman is helping tackle the declining hedgehog population by taking them in under her own roof.
news.bbc.co.uk | 16-Jul-2018 18:00

Birmingham blogger fat-shamed by Instagram troll
Emma Conway's image of her in a swimming costume was photoshopped by a stranger online.
news.bbc.co.uk | 16-Jul-2018 17:29

The perilous search for 'Himalayan viagra'
More valuable than gold, Yarsagumba fungus is only found in the Himalayas above 3000 metres. Every spring people come from miles around to risk their lives searching for it.
news.bbc.co.uk | 16-Jul-2018 16:04

British caver 'could sue' Elon Musk over Twitter attack
The entrepreneur called the diver a "pedo" after he ridiculed his effort to help missing Thai boys.
news.bbc.co.uk | 16-Jul-2018 15:31

Visual history
Artists and historians make sure the imagery of May's Irish abortion referendum is preserved.
news.bbc.co.uk | 16-Jul-2018 13:24

Amazon Prime Day deals 'not what they seem'
Shoppers are warned to check prices and be wary of high-pressure sales techniques.
news.bbc.co.uk | 16-Jul-2018 13:00

Migration figures: Record number of EU citizens emigrate from UK
The Office for National Statistics says 139,000 people from the EU emigrated last year.
news.bbc.co.uk | 16-Jul-2018 12:57

Anthony Joshua to face Alexander Povetkin at Wembley in September
Britain's Anthony Joshua will defend his world heavyweight titles against Russian Alexander Povetkin at Wembley Stadium on 22 September.
news.bbc.co.uk | 16-Jul-2018 12:54

Trump-Putin summit: 'US foolishness caused Russia tensions'
The president blames US politicians for tensions with Russia as he prepares to meet Vladimir Putin.
news.bbc.co.uk | 16-Jul-2018 12:52

Richard Bacon out of coma and tweets 'I am alive'
The former Blue Peter presenter was put into a coma after falling ill with suspected pneumonia.
news.bbc.co.uk | 16-Jul-2018 12:39

World Cup 2018: Tube station named Gareth Southgate
The rebranding of Southgate station is to celebrate England's World Cup run in Russia.
news.bbc.co.uk | 16-Jul-2018 12:30

'I nearly fainted' - Attack victim's reaction to Sturgeon praise
Nicola Sturgeon spoke about the courage shown by Blair Wilson, who shared a selfie after a homophobic attack.
news.bbc.co.uk | 16-Jul-2018 12:22

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