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Celery Juice: The big problem with a viral Instagram 'cure'
A health influencer claims it helps to cure chronic illnesses. Doctors are far from convinced.
news.bbc.co.uk | 22-Sep-2019 01:17

'I stole a plane to get out of the Navy'
When Theo Van Eijck was kicked out of a Dutch pilot-training programme in 1964, he stole a plane and flew to Libya.
news.bbc.co.uk | 22-Sep-2019 01:16

Radiohead's Thom Yorke tells of 'hard time' after ex-partner's death
The singer also tells Desert Island Discs he is a 'hypocrite' for flying while a climate campaigner.
news.bbc.co.uk | 22-Sep-2019 01:12

Emmy Awards 2019: Countdown to ceremony begins
Game of Thrones and Veep have a final chance of glory at Sunday's hostless ceremony in Los Angeles.
news.bbc.co.uk | 22-Sep-2019 01:01

The Papers: Corbyn's key aide 'walks out'
Sunday's front pages include claims Labour's head of policy quit the post last Saturday.
news.bbc.co.uk | 22-Sep-2019 00:53

Labour vows to scrap education watchdog Ofsted
Day two of the party's conference will see a focus on "rebuilding" public services.
news.bbc.co.uk | 22-Sep-2019 00:21

Granada 2-0 Barcelona: Hosts stun champions to move top of La Liga
Promoted side Granada stun champions Barcelona 2-0 to move top of La Liga.
bbc.co.uk | 22-Sep-2019 00:11

Essex beat Worcs in thriller to win T20 Blast for first time
Essex Eagles beat Worcestershire Rapids by four wickets to win the T20 Blast for the first time in their history.
news.bbc.co.uk | 21-Sep-2019 23:13

Man City 8-0 Watford: Pep Guardiola's side silence critics in emphatic style
Manchester City's thrashing of Watford was exactly the response Pep Guardiola was looking for following last weekend's defeat by Norwich.
bbc.co.uk | 21-Sep-2019 21:54

Man drowns during underwater marriage proposal
Video shows Steven Weber proposing through the window of a submerged cabin off Tanzania.
news.bbc.co.uk | 21-Sep-2019 21:29

Paris climate march halted amid clashes between activists and police
Authorities feared the family-friendly demonstration would be infiltrated by separate protesters.
news.bbc.co.uk | 21-Sep-2019 20:46

Give Thomas Cook 'real financial support', ministers urged
Sources suggest the government is reluctant to bail out the struggling travel company.
news.bbc.co.uk | 21-Sep-2019 20:43

Tom Watson: Labour deputy urges unity after bid to oust him
The party's deputy leader says he was "disappointed" at the party conference motion but calls for unity.
news.bbc.co.uk | 21-Sep-2019 20:05

Reverse grid is ‘nonsense’: Singapore GP all you need to know
It’s probably not the best time to talk about changing qualifying after one of the best qualifying sessions of the season, writes Andrew Benson.
bbc.co.uk | 21-Sep-2019 19:37

Storey wins C5 road race at Yorkshire Para-cycling International
Britain's Sarah Storey wins the women's C5 road race at the Yorkshire Para-cycling International.
bbc.co.uk | 21-Sep-2019 19:01

Labour conference: Tom Watson says there's been a 'bad start'
Tom Watson makes a call for unity at Labour conference, after a foiled plan to oust him as deputy leader.
news.bbc.co.uk | 21-Sep-2019 18:59

Iranian hostage freed by Somali pirates after four years
The freeing of the Iranian sailor means Somali pirates now hold only three remaining captives.
news.bbc.co.uk | 21-Sep-2019 18:55

Saudi Arabia vows to respond to oil attacks with 'necessary measures'
The kingdom says it will take "necessary measures" as it reiterates that Iran is to blame.
news.bbc.co.uk | 21-Sep-2019 18:46

Manchester City 8-0 Watford: Hosts score five in opening 18 minutes in hammering
Bernardo Silva scores a hat-trick as Manchester City strike five times in 18 minutes on their way to victory over Watford.
news.bbc.co.uk | 21-Sep-2019 18:38

UK veteran, 97, parachutes again over Arnhem
The former paratrooper marked 75 years since the Battle of Arnhem's Operation Market Garden.
news.bbc.co.uk | 21-Sep-2019 18:07

Extinction Rebellion Dover: Ten climate activists arrested
Ten people, including two in their 80s and 90s, are arrested at an Extinction Rebellion protest.
news.bbc.co.uk | 21-Sep-2019 17:24

Thomas Cook customers fear ruined weddings and holidays
Clients of the travel company voice concerns about their flight and holiday bookings
news.bbc.co.uk | 21-Sep-2019 16:54

A look at the damage from the oil attacks
After attacks against the country's oil infrastructure, the BBC's Frank Gardner surveys the damage.
news.bbc.co.uk | 21-Sep-2019 16:24

DR Congo to introduce second Ebola vaccine
The second vaccine could provide a protective wall halting the spread of the virus.
news.bbc.co.uk | 21-Sep-2019 16:00

Meteor lights up parts of Australian sky
Video shows the moment the sky above Tasmania and Victoria was lit up by a meteor.
news.bbc.co.uk | 21-Sep-2019 15:56

New Zealand 23-13 South Africa: All Blacks hold off spirited Springboks
Defending champions New Zealand produce a clinical display to hold off a spirited South Africa in their World Cup Pool B opener.
BBC News | 21-Sep-2019 15:42

Taylor Swift cancels concert amid animal rights criticism
Swift had been due to sing at the Melbourne Cup, a move criticised by animal rights activists.
news.bbc.co.uk | 21-Sep-2019 14:33

Night in national park 'for every schoolchild'
Independent review suggests new ideas to "re-ignite" England's protected landscapes.
news.bbc.co.uk | 21-Sep-2019 14:15

Battle of Arnhem: Mass parachute drop marks WW2 assault
Prince Charles joined veterans in the Netherlands on the 75th anniversary of the WW2 assault.
bbc.co.uk | 21-Sep-2019 13:08

Labour conference: Move to abolish deputy post ditched
Jeremy Corbyn quashes a conference motion to oust Tom Watson as MPs warn against a "civil war".
bbc.co.uk | 21-Sep-2019 13:02

Labour conference: Menopausal women 'should get flexible work hours'
Shadow equalities minister Dawn Butler will unveil the policy at Labour's conference in Brighton.
bbc.co.uk | 21-Sep-2019 12:35

Major police operation as loyalist parades get under way
Four marches in Glasgow were approved on Thursday despite concerns over sectarian disorder.
bbc.co.uk | 21-Sep-2019 12:06

France hold off Argentina comeback to win with late drop-goal
France hold off a second-half comeback by Argentina to win a gripping World Cup Pool C match in Tokyo.
bbc.co.uk | 21-Sep-2019 12:01

Gambling: How much do we spend in the UK?
Exactly how much does the UK spend on gambling - and when does it count as an addiction?
bbc.co.uk | 21-Sep-2019 11:23

Egypt protests: Anti-government chants in Tahrir Square
Rare protests have taken place in Egypt, calling for the removal of President Abdul Fattah Sisi.
BBC News | 21-Sep-2019 10:51

Jennifer Lopez revives dress behind the invention of Google Images
Photographs of the singer wearing the gown in 2000 led to the invention of Google Image search.
news.bbc.co.uk | 21-Sep-2019 10:42

Saudi Arabia oil attacks: US to send troops to Saudi Arabia
The "defensive" deployment comes after attacks on Saudi oil installations, which it blames on Iran.
news.bbc.co.uk | 21-Sep-2019 10:28

Bianca Del Rio: 'I never know what's going to come out my mouth'
The drag star is playing her biggest gig, but she'll still be directing her wit at audience members.
bbc.co.uk | 21-Sep-2019 09:33

Rugby World Cup: Extreme weather warning issued as typhoon approaches Japan
Rugby World Cup organisers issue an extreme weather warning and close two fanzones as a large and powerful typhoon approaches Japan.
news.bbc.co.uk | 21-Sep-2019 09:12

Wales v Georgia: Alun Wyn Jones to win 129th cap in Rugby World Cup opener
Captain Alun Wyn Jones will equal Gethin Jenkins' Wales cap record against Georgia in a team featuring flanker Aaron Wainwright and prop Wyn Jones.
news.bbc.co.uk | 21-Sep-2019 09:06

Liverpool: Oxlade-Chamberlain jokes about Salah's passing
Liverpool midfielder Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain pokes fun at boss Jurgen Klopp and team-mate Mohamed Salah in Football Focus' "Finish The Sentence".
bbc.co.uk | 21-Sep-2019 09:03

Labour conference: Five things to look out for in Brighton
Brexit battles, election talk and radical policy ideas - what can we expect in Brighton?
bbc.co.uk | 21-Sep-2019 08:39

Utah tourist bus crash kills at least four, injures more
The bus was carrying Chinese tourists near Bryce Canyon National Park when it veered off the road.
news.bbc.co.uk | 21-Sep-2019 06:07

Discussing pansexuality and non-binary gender identity
20-year-old Robin talks to their mother about coming out as non-binary and changing their name.
bbc.co.uk | 21-Sep-2019 02:32

Hampshire angler Marina Gibson highlights prejudice in fishing
Marina Gibson uses social media to challenge prejudice and encourage more people to take up angling.
news.bbc.co.uk | 21-Sep-2019 02:23

Living next door to mum and dad
Why do some people choose to live next door to their parents?
news.bbc.co.uk | 21-Sep-2019 02:13

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