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America's gun culture in 10 charts

Wed, 10/04/2017 - 22:45
Charts explaining some of the key statistics behind gun ownership and attacks linked to guns in the US.

Lord Coe: Athletics must consider 'radical changes', says IAAF president

Wed, 10/04/2017 - 22:40
The IAAF president says "athletics should be ready to change, I'm not ruling anything out" as he reveals his plans to boost the sport's appeal.

Why Indian men have been 'beaten up over moustaches'?

Wed, 10/04/2017 - 22:36
Alleged attack on men in India seen as being from a low caste spurs social media sympathy

What went wrong with May's speech

Wed, 10/04/2017 - 22:14
The prime minister's speech was more eventful than many expected.

Tyson Fury 'will not apply' for new licence to fight

Wed, 10/04/2017 - 21:37
Former heavyweight champion Tyson Fury says he will not apply to the British Boxing Board of Control for a new licence to fight.

What does Las Vegas want Trump to do in wake of shooting?

Wed, 10/04/2017 - 21:34
Travellers and residents of Las Vegas have a variety of views on gun control and mental health screening.

Arsenal: Alisher Usmanov 'not holding' talks over selling stake in club

Wed, 10/04/2017 - 20:59
Alisher Usmanov says he is not holding talks with majority shareholder Stan Kroenke about selling his stake in Arsenal.

Premier League TV rights: Clubs reject initial proposal for distribution of overseas money

Wed, 10/04/2017 - 20:38
Premier League clubs reject an initial proposal to end the equal distribution of overseas TV money.

Pro-independence Catalans defy King Felipe VI's warning

Wed, 10/04/2017 - 20:32
The EU says it is "time to talk" to solve the crisis in Catalonia as positions harden on both sides.

Germany: Former AfD leader Frauke Petry charged with perjury

Wed, 10/04/2017 - 20:00
Prosecutors in Germany have charged one of the country's most prominent right-wing politicians.

Zimbabwe's Emmerson Mnangagwa criticised for poisoned ice cream claim

Wed, 10/04/2017 - 19:51
The battle to succeed Robert Mugabe is brought into the open with claims about poisoned ice cream.

Sputnik: How the Soviet Union spun the satellite launch

Wed, 10/04/2017 - 19:42
For the Soviet Union, the launch of the satellite was a triumph not just for science. but socialism.

Alex Morgan: 'Highly impaired' USA striker escorted out of Disney's Epcot

Wed, 10/04/2017 - 19:23
USA striker Alex Morgan and two players from MLS team Orlando City are escorted out of Disney's Epcot Centre by police after being "verbally aggressive" in a pub.

The gaming icons made into movies

Wed, 10/04/2017 - 19:19
As Sonic looks set for the big screen, we look at computer characters who have moved to cinema.

Agreement near in Hungary university row

Wed, 10/04/2017 - 19:19
A university in Hungary under threat of being shut down says a US-brokered deal is approaching.

Scotland can deal with must-win pressure - Gordon Strachan

Wed, 10/04/2017 - 19:18
Gordon Strachan is sure Scotland will not be overawed as they seek a win over Slovakia to keep alive hopes of a World Cup play-off place.

China Open: Simona Halep seals landmark win over Maria Sharapova

Wed, 10/04/2017 - 18:47
World number two Simona Halep reaches the China Open quarter-finals with her first win over Maria Sharapova.

The slam dunking bunny and other record-breaking animals

Wed, 10/04/2017 - 18:36
Moggies, doggies and bunnies who have bagged a world record title are celebrated in a new book.

Las Vegas killer's girlfriend in US

Wed, 10/04/2017 - 18:27
Marilou Danley flies from the Philippines to Los Angeles, where police want to question her.

Prankster hands May 'marching orders'

Wed, 10/04/2017 - 17:30
Prankster Lee Nelson interrupted Prime Minister Theresa May as she spoke at conference.

 

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