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Inflatable snakes, legal threats and Kelly Clarkson - how the Everton-Watford rivalry got bitter

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 2:13am
BBC Sport examines how the row over manager Marco Silva prompted the English top-flight's newest rivalry.

Murray to skip US Open to focus on singles

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 1:49am
British former world number one Andy Murray says he will play no part in the US Open, which starts later this month.

Manchester poet Tony Walsh tells the story of the Peterloo Massacre

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 1:46am
It's been 200 years since 60,000 peaceful protesters gathered in Manchester to demand their right. Poet Tony Walsh tells the story of the Peterloo Massacre.

Murray brothers to meet in Cincinnati quarter-finals

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 1:33am
Britain's Andy Murray will face brother Jamie in the men's doubles quarter-finals at the Cincinnati Masters.

French 'Spiderman' scales Hong Kong skyscraper with banner urging peace

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 1:31am
The French daredevil unfurled a banner showing China and Hong Kong shaking hands.

Ben Chilwell & James Maddison: Leicester players open up to Football Focus

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 1:28am
Leicester players Ben Chilwell and James Maddison tell all to Football Focus, including why you probably don't want to invite Chilwell round to your house.

News Daily: Armed forces fall again, and Korea talks row

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 1:09am
Your morning briefing for Friday 16 August 2019.

Eurofins Scientific: Cyber-attack leads to backlog of 20,000 forensic samples

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 12:44am
Police warn of delays to investigations and court cases after the attack led to a backlog of 20,000 samples.

Strength of British military falls for ninth year

Thu, 08/15/2019 - 11:58pm
The government is accused of "running down" the military, as figures show a further drop in numbers.

Police officer share 'inspirational' homeless teenager story

Thu, 08/15/2019 - 9:04pm
The Nuneaton officer was once beaten and slept rough but now hopes his story will help others.

Nascar driver Dale Earnhardt survives plane crash in US

Thu, 08/15/2019 - 8:59pm
A private jet carrying Dale Earnhardt Jr crashed and caught fire at an airport in Tennessee.

David Bowie's Beckenham bandstand gets Grade II listed status

Thu, 08/15/2019 - 8:29pm
David Bowie sang at a festival on the bandstand 50 years ago just after the release of Space Oddity.

Truck driven into protesters at US immigrant detention centre

Thu, 08/15/2019 - 8:16pm
The demonstrators had been blocking the entrance to the immigrant detention centre in Rhode Island.

North Korea snubs peace talks with South Korea over war drills

Thu, 08/15/2019 - 7:59pm
North Korea says it has “no more words to talk” with South Korea, as it test-fires more missiles.

'Hundreds' seek private clinics for medical cannabis

Thu, 08/15/2019 - 7:53pm
Private cannabis clinics have now opened in the UK, charging up to £800 per month for prescriptions.

Patients who cannot eat food 'fear for lives'

Thu, 08/15/2019 - 7:52pm
Problems making "liquid nutrition" have led to a national emergency, the NHS says.

Man killed after 'chance coming together'

Thu, 08/15/2019 - 7:45pm
Seven teenage boys have been arrested on suspicion of murdering 52-year-old Peter Duncan.

Lee Komaki: Former Tokyo red-light district worker hopes to enter politics

Thu, 08/15/2019 - 7:29pm
After a career in Tokyo's red-light district, Lee Komaki wants to enter politics. But he faces challenges.

Six things that affect your chance of a pay rise

Thu, 08/15/2019 - 7:25pm
Being a skilled negotiator may help, but other factors play a much bigger part.

Bournemouth cookery class for young asylum seekers

Thu, 08/15/2019 - 7:17pm
Workshops are teaching young asylum seekers how to cook and improve their English skills.


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