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Grenfell Tower: Tribute to 'final victim' of fire
A woman who died seven months after the fire is among those remembered at the public inquiry.
bbc.co.uk | 22-May-2018 12:59

Manchester attack: Anniversary to be marked in city
Ariana Grande tweets she is "thinking of you all today" ahead of a day of remembrance in the city.
news.bbc.co.uk | 22-May-2018 12:51

M&S to close 100 stores by 2022
The retail giant accelerates a closure programme it says is "vital for the future of M&S".
bbc.co.uk | 22-May-2018 12:32

Moped crime: New rules to protect police pursuit drivers
The government proposals aim to smash the "myth" that officers cannot pursue those not wearing helmets.
news.bbc.co.uk | 22-May-2018 12:20

West Ham: Manuel Pellegrini named new manager at London Stadium
Chilean Manuel Pellegrini is appointed the new West Ham manager, succeeding David Moyes at London Stadium.
news.bbc.co.uk | 22-May-2018 12:18

How Ed Sheeran is tackling ticket touts
The pop star has taken an aggressive stance by cancelling more than 10,000 tickets for his tour.
bbc.co.uk | 22-May-2018 12:16

Belarus slams UK embassy over rainbow flag on day against homophobia
Officials accuse the UK of challenging "traditional values" as it marked the day against homophobia.
bbc.co.uk | 22-May-2018 12:16

Australian archbishop Philip Wilson guilty of concealing child sex abuses
Philip Wilson is the most senior Catholic in the world to be charged and convicted of the offence.
news.bbc.co.uk | 22-May-2018 11:48

Tony Blair says he 'did not know' about Abdul Hakim Belhaj
Tony Blair says he "goes along" with Theresa May's apology to Libyan dissident Abdul Hakim Belhaj.
bbc.co.uk | 22-May-2018 11:10

Tibet activist jailed in China over language campaign
Tashi Wangchuk was arrested after speaking to the New York Times about preserving his native language.
news.bbc.co.uk | 22-May-2018 11:06

World Cup: Harry Kane named England captain for Russia 2018 tournament
Striker Harry Kane will captain England at the World Cup in Russia, manager Gareth Southgate announces.
news.bbc.co.uk | 22-May-2018 11:05

Tesco removing some 'best before' dates
The supermarket says ditching the labels will help avoid "perfectly edible food" being thrown away.
bbc.co.uk | 22-May-2018 10:51

Air pollution plans to tackle wood burners
Critics of the government proposals say they put too much responsibility on local councils.
bbc.co.uk | 22-May-2018 10:44

Sony takes controlling stake in EMI Music Publishing
The deal gives the Japanese firm more than two million songs by artists including Queen and Alicia Keys.
news.bbc.co.uk | 22-May-2018 09:12

Child amputee Taylor Lewsley walks unaided for first time
Taylor Lewsley, three, has been fitted with prosthetic legs after contracting meningococcal septicaemia.
news.bbc.co.uk | 22-May-2018 08:20

Who is India's hugging saint Kanye West tweeted about?
West tweeted a picture of Sri Mata Amritanandamayi Devi amid a rant against smartphone addiction.
news.bbc.co.uk | 22-May-2018 08:18

50 Great World Cup moments: Marco Tardelli's scream against Germany - 1982
Watch Marco Tardelli's goal to put Italy 2-0 up against Germany in the 1982 World Cup final, after which he celebrated with his famous screaming run.
bbc.co.uk | 22-May-2018 07:20

Why Spanish speakers in US are getting into trouble
From border patrol interrogations to ranting customers, language and immigration take centre stage.
news.bbc.co.uk | 22-May-2018 06:23

What happens inside an abortion clinic
As the Republic of Ireland prepares to vote on legalising abortion, Newsbeat visits a clinic in England to find out what people can expect.
news.bbc.co.uk | 22-May-2018 06:11

Cuba plane crash: Grettel Landrove becomes 111th victim
The official death toll rises after 23-year-old Grettel Landrove dies of her injuries.
news.bbc.co.uk | 22-May-2018 05:59

Doctors explain Michael Jackson's impossible dance move
Spine experts reveal the improbable dynamics of the "Smooth Criminal" lean.
bbc.co.uk | 22-May-2018 05:52

Manchester Attack: How the people remember
From a radiographer who was on duty, to a taxi driver who helped people on the night, people of Greater Manchester reflect on the last 12 months.
news.bbc.co.uk | 22-May-2018 04:19

'Miracle' man's vow to play rugby
Robby Potter spent three weeks in a coma following last year's terrorist attack at a pop concert.
news.bbc.co.uk | 22-May-2018 03:38

Prison without guards or weapons in Brazil
The progressive prisons rewarding inmates for studying and placing emphasis on rehabilitation.
bbc.co.uk | 22-May-2018 02:56

Manchester attack: Arena survivors mark first anniversary
A year since the Manchester Arena attack, those caught up in the atrocity reveal the impact on their lives.
news.bbc.co.uk | 22-May-2018 02:49

An egg a day to keep the doctor away?
A study in China suggests a daily egg may reduce the risk of a stroke
bbc.co.uk | 22-May-2018 02:28

'Living fossil' giant salamander heading for extinction
The world's largest amphibian is in "catastrophic" decline, with probably only a handful left in the wild.
bbc.co.uk | 22-May-2018 02:21

The Gambian village transformed by graffiti
What happened when international street artists, who normally paint murals on urban walls, headed to rural Gambia.
bbc.co.uk | 22-May-2018 01:37

EastEnders stabbing: Stars on knife crime storyline
Newsbeat takes a trip to Albert Square to see how the cast prepared for a stabbing storyline.
bbc.co.uk | 22-May-2018 01:36

'I want to be like Mo Salah'
Aspiring footballers in Mo Salah's hometown are taking inspiration from the Liverpool FC ace.
bbc.co.uk | 22-May-2018 01:36

Korea: Hoping for peace at a fake DMZ
A replica of the Demilitarised Zone (DMZ) separating North and South Korea is drawing tourists.
bbc.co.uk | 22-May-2018 01:35

North Korea summit: Pence warns Kim Jong-un not to 'play Trump'
The US vice-president warns Kim Jong-un it would be a "mistake" to think he could "play" Mr Trump.
news.bbc.co.uk | 22-May-2018 01:12

Fatal confusion?
Drivers may be confusing autonomous cars with driver assistance technology, with sometimes fatal consequences.
news.bbc.co.uk | 22-May-2018 01:05

Van Gogh: Could this be a newly discovered painting?
X-ray and traditional methods suggest the painting is genuine, but final verification is pending.
news.bbc.co.uk | 22-May-2018 01:04

Ms Curvaceous takes on the 'fat tax'
Corrine Mensah was recently crowned Ms Curvaceous UK 2018.
news.bbc.co.uk | 22-May-2018 01:02

The Papers: Manchester remembers bombing victims
The Manchester Evening News provides a poignant commemoration for the victims of last year's attack.
bbc.co.uk | 22-May-2018 00:29

Iran sanctions: Zarif condemns Pompeo announcement
Tehran dismisses Washington's promise to impose the "strongest sanctions in history".
news.bbc.co.uk | 22-May-2018 00:19

Buttler 'considered quitting white-ball cricket'
England batsman Jos Buttler says he considered quitting white-ball cricket to regain his place in the Test team.
bbc.co.uk | 21-May-2018 23:57

Hawaii volcano: When your home's next to a lava flow
Hawaii resident John Davidson returns to his home to find lava flowing from a fissure nearby.
news.bbc.co.uk | 21-May-2018 23:43

Venezuela election: Fourteen ambassadors recalled after Maduro win
Fourteen ambassadors are recalled and the US imposes new sanctions after Mr Maduro's re-election.
news.bbc.co.uk | 21-May-2018 23:40

Is Zverev a Grand Slam champion in the making?
Alexander Zverev starts the French Open as the second seed and the ATP Tour's leading match-winner this year. Russell Fuller charts the 21-year-old's rise.
bbc.co.uk | 21-May-2018 23:09

Ken Livingstone to quit Labour amid anti-Semitism row
The ex-London mayor, suspended over anti-Semitism claims, says he is "sorry for offence he caused".
news.bbc.co.uk | 21-May-2018 22:56

'Sad, a little bit scared, but excited' - Aluko on life after Chelsea
Eniola Aluko says she is "excited" to be joining a European club after being "frustrated" at a lack of playing time for WSL champions Chelsea this season.
bbc.co.uk | 21-May-2018 22:35

US vows 'strongest sanctions in history' on Iran
The top US diplomat sets out new demands to Iran, which says the US is reverting to old "delusions".
news.bbc.co.uk | 21-May-2018 22:16

Arsenal set to appoint former PSG boss Emery as new manager
Arsenal are set to appoint former PSG and Sevilla boss Unai Emery as their new manager to replace Arsene Wenger.
bbc.co.uk | 21-May-2018 22:16

US policeman performs roadside C-section on wounded deer
The officer is being credited for saving a fawn after its mother was fatally struck by a car.
news.bbc.co.uk | 21-May-2018 22:10

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