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Yungblud: A mouthpiece for the underrated youth
"We are not bratty kids fighting for attention. We understand what we want," says the pop star.
news.bbc.co.uk | 17-Oct-2019 01:15

Why are fewer crimes being solved?
Many crimes in the UK remain unsolved and many are not even reported - details in 10 charts.
news.bbc.co.uk | 17-Oct-2019 01:14

My Money: 'BOOM, suddenly £14.99 less rich!'
As part of a new BBC blog series, Olivia Davies shares what she's spent her money on this week.
news.bbc.co.uk | 17-Oct-2019 01:12

Russia's Putin: From pariah to Middle East power broker
Russia's geo-political clout has expanded and it has become the key player in the Middle East.
news.bbc.co.uk | 17-Oct-2019 01:11

Ayia Napa: 'False rape claim' statement 'not proper English'
A British teenager accused of lying about being raped told the court she was forced her to retract her claims.
news.bbc.co.uk | 17-Oct-2019 01:07

The Papers: Johnson's Brexit deal balances 'on a knife edge'
Brexit talks dominate Thursday's papers, as the PM makes a "last-minute" bid to secure DUP support.
news.bbc.co.uk | 17-Oct-2019 01:04

The real (and fake) sex lives of Bella Thorne
The actress Bella Thorne opens up about sexuality, pornography, depression and feminism.
news.bbc.co.uk | 17-Oct-2019 01:04

Eyam village recreated out of fruit cake
A baker spent three months fashioning the realistic model of Eyam in Derbyshire.
news.bbc.co.uk | 17-Oct-2019 01:03

Rugby rehabilitation programme for Kenyan prisoners
Inmates in Kenya say playing the sport teaches them discipline and gives them hope.
BBC News | 17-Oct-2019 01:02

Plastic pollution: how plastic bags could help save the planet
Family of inventor says they were designed to be reused to stop trees from being destroyed.
news.bbc.co.uk | 17-Oct-2019 01:00

Louise Ellman: MP quits Labour over anti-Semitism concerns
The MP leaves after 55 years, saying "anti-Semitism" has become "mainstream" under Jeremy Corbyn.
news.bbc.co.uk | 17-Oct-2019 00:36

Brexit: 'No deal tonight', UK government source says
UK and EU officials are continuing technical talks ahead of Thursday's crunch EU council meeting.
news.bbc.co.uk | 17-Oct-2019 00:33

Boxer Patrick Day dies after suffering head injury
American boxer Patrick Day has died at the age of 27, four days after sustaining a brain injury in a fight against Charles Conwell.
news.bbc.co.uk | 17-Oct-2019 00:31

Morocco pardons journalist Hajar Raissouni jailed on abortion charges
Activists said the charges against Hajar Raissouni were part of a crackdown on opposition media.
BBC News | 17-Oct-2019 00:30

Brooke Morris: Body found in search for missing rugby player
Officers searching for Brooke Morris, 22, say they have found the body of a woman in the River Taff.
news.bbc.co.uk | 16-Oct-2019 23:45

Turkey-Syria offensive: Not our border, says Donald Trump
His remarks come as the US comes under fire at home and abroad for withdrawing its troops from Syria.
news.bbc.co.uk | 16-Oct-2019 23:37

US diplomats held near Russian rocket test site
The trio were taken off a train heading towards the scene of a deadly military testing accident.
news.bbc.co.uk | 16-Oct-2019 23:34

Vitruvian Man: Da Vinci piece to go on display in Louvre
Leonardo da Vinci's iconic drawing is bound for the Louvre art museum, despite fears for its safety.
news.bbc.co.uk | 16-Oct-2019 23:16

Man City held by Atletico in home leg of Women's Champions League tie
Manchester City have to settle for a draw in the home leg of their Women's Champions League last-16 tie with Atletico Madrid.
news.bbc.co.uk | 16-Oct-2019 22:06

Cardiac arrest in fitness class caught on camera
Mark Kingsland was sparring in a fitness class when he went into cardiac arrest.
news.bbc.co.uk | 16-Oct-2019 20:46

Manchester United's Pogba ruled out of Liverpool match
Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba is ruled out of Sunday's Premier League encounter with leaders Liverpool.
news.bbc.co.uk | 16-Oct-2019 20:18

Why won't Democrats vote to authorise impeachment?
Republicans have demanded a full House vote to initiate the impeachment inquiry. They're backed by history.
news.bbc.co.uk | 16-Oct-2019 19:42

'Rory hasn't won a major since I've been on PGA Tour' - Koepka dismisses McIlroy rivalry
World number one Brooks Koepka rejects the suggestion that he has a big rivalry with Rory McIlroy.
bbc.co.uk | 16-Oct-2019 19:21

Dutch farm mystery: Man suspected of holding family against will
A 58-year-old man will appear in court suspected of holding a family in a farm's secret room.
news.bbc.co.uk | 16-Oct-2019 19:20

Sandy Hook shooting: Parent awarded $450,000 for defamation
A massacre denier is told to compensate the father of a child killed in the 2012 school shooting.
news.bbc.co.uk | 16-Oct-2019 19:17

Emmerdale actress Leah Bracknell dies aged 55
The actress, who played Zoe Tate in the soap, was diagnosed with cancer in 2016.
news.bbc.co.uk | 16-Oct-2019 18:44

El Clasico: La Liga ask for Barcelona-Real Madrid game to be moved
La Liga ask for El Clasico on 26 October to be moved from Barcelona's Nou Camp stadium to Real Madrid's Bernabeu over fears of civil unrest.
news.bbc.co.uk | 16-Oct-2019 18:19

Oxford prof accused of selling Bible fragments
It is alleged 11 items from a collection held at Oxford University were sold by Prof Dirk Obbink.
news.bbc.co.uk | 16-Oct-2019 18:14

California energy facility explosion
Two large fuel tanks were destroyed after an explosion at the facility in northern California.
news.bbc.co.uk | 16-Oct-2019 18:11

UK's controversial 'porn blocker' plan dropped
A plan to force porn sites to verify users' ages will be shelved, says Digital Secretary Nicky Morgan.
news.bbc.co.uk | 16-Oct-2019 17:49

Dark web child abuse: Hundreds arrested across 38 countries
The site, run from South Korea, had hundreds of thousands of videos containing child abuse.
news.bbc.co.uk | 16-Oct-2019 17:47

Family of England fan Rob Spray who died in Sofia 'broken'
About £10,000 has been raised for the family of Rob Spray, who died ahead of the Bulgaria match.
news.bbc.co.uk | 16-Oct-2019 17:29

How World Cup hosts Japan became a rugby force
As Japan prepare for a World Cup quarter-final against South Africa, BBC Sport explores how the hosts became a force to be reckoned with.
bbc.co.uk | 16-Oct-2019 15:13

Pakistan royal visit: Kate's outfits draw Diana comparisons
Is the Duchess of Cambridge putting a modern twist on garments the Princess of Wales wore years ago?
news.bbc.co.uk | 16-Oct-2019 15:10

Hong Kong lawmakers disrupt Carrie Lam's address
Several pro-democracy legislators waved placards and chanted slogans, while standing on desks.
news.bbc.co.uk | 16-Oct-2019 14:55

Nasa unveils new spacesuit for next Moon landing
The agency reveals a prototype for a lunar surface spacesuit to fit all shapes and sizes.
news.bbc.co.uk | 16-Oct-2019 14:52

Woman killed as she leaned out of train window
Bethan Roper, 28, suffered a fatal head injury when she was struck by a tree next to the track.
news.bbc.co.uk | 16-Oct-2019 14:12

Bury FC: HM Revenue & Customs winding-up petition adjourned for 14 days
A winding-up petition against Bury Football Club is adjourned for a further two weeks in the High Court.
news.bbc.co.uk | 16-Oct-2019 13:06

Unmanned ship to go on 400-year-old journey across the Atlantic
UK-based team to chart unprecedented waters with fully autonomous sea journey.
news.bbc.co.uk | 16-Oct-2019 13:01

Prince William calls for climate change action on glacier visit
The Duke of Cambridge calls for more education and awareness during a visit to northern Pakistan.
news.bbc.co.uk | 16-Oct-2019 12:59

Jailed British tourists entered US 'deliberately'
Officials say two of the adults had previously been denied travel authorisation to the US.
news.bbc.co.uk | 16-Oct-2019 12:55

Brexit: 'Many issues' still unresolved, warns Leo Varadkar
Ireland's Leo Varadkar says differences remain as UK sources suggest the chance of a deal this week is "shrinking".
news.bbc.co.uk | 16-Oct-2019 12:48

'Whistleblowing' judge wins landmark appeal at Supreme Court
The Supreme Court rules in favour of Claire Gilham, who says she was bullied after speaking out about cuts.
news.bbc.co.uk | 16-Oct-2019 12:28

Extinction Rebellion activists begin legal fight over protest ban
The group are challenging the police's ban on London protests, as the number of arrests tops 1,600.
news.bbc.co.uk | 16-Oct-2019 12:23

Helen's Law 'may come too late', says victim's mother
Murderer Ian Simms, who has never revealed where Helen McCourt's body is, may shortly be released.
news.bbc.co.uk | 16-Oct-2019 12:14

Formula 1 reveals plan to stage Miami race at Dolphins stadium
Formula 1 says it has an agreement in principle with the owners of the Miami Dolphins NFL stadium to hold a race in the Florida city from 2021.
news.bbc.co.uk | 16-Oct-2019 12:12

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