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'Devil incarnate' Barry Bennell sentenced to 31 years

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 04:37
Ex-football coach Barry Bennell is sentenced for 50 counts of child sexual abuse.

Wigan Athletic 1-0 Manchester City

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 04:35
Wigan Athletic end Manchester City's hopes of a Quadruple as Will Grigg's goal secures a famous FA Cup win.

Do male strip dancers feel objectified?

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 04:04
Where does the #MeToo movement leave male strip dancers? Newsnight's Emily Maitlis finds out.

Jennifer Lawrence: Five times she's spoken out

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 03:54
She's taking a break from acting to focus on activism, here's a reminder of the causes she supports.

Photographer Stephen Wilkes shows day to night in one image

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 03:34
Wilkes shoots more than 1,500 images of a scene and then blends them into a single photograph.

FA Cup: Will Grigg's goal against Manchester City send Wigan into quarter-finals

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 03:20
Wigan's Will Grigg scores the goal that seals a remarkable upset as League One Wigan beat runaway Premier League leaders Manchester City.

FA Cup: Fabian Delph red card - MOTD pundits discuss Manchester City defender's sending off

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 03:04
Gary Lineker asks BBC Match of the Day pundits Alan Shearer, Roberto Martinez and Joleon Lescott if Anthony Taylor's decision to send off Fabian Delph was correct.

Florida school shooting: Trump 'supportive' of better gun background checks

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 03:04
There are growing calls for gun control reform after 17 people died in a Florida school shooting.

Iran: Three police officers die in clashes with dervishes

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 01:31
Three policemen were hit and killed by a bus during a protest at a police station in Tehran.

Latvian central bank boss released on bail

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 01:09
The Baltic state's anti-corruption agency suspects Ilmars Rimsevics of seeking a €100,000 bribe.

Runaway cow escapes slaughterhouse to live on Polish island

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 00:29
The animal was on its way to the slaughterhouse when it rammed a gate and swam to an island.

Winter Olympics: Rowan's redemption, a super coach & 'extraordinary' dead heat

Mon, 02/19/2018 - 23:42
Watch the best of the action from day 10 of the Winter Olympics as Britain's Rowan Cheshire qualifies for the halfpipe final.

Afrin: Syria 'sending fighters to help Kurds against Turkey'

Mon, 02/19/2018 - 23:08
Pro-government forces will support Kurds fighting a Turkish offensive in Afrin, state media says.

Major Russian mafia trial opens in Spain

Mon, 02/19/2018 - 22:48
A Russian MP and 17 others go on trial in Madrid accused of mafia money-laundering.

Mozambique rubbish dump collapse 'kills at least 17' people

Mon, 02/19/2018 - 22:42
The dump is home to some of Mozambique's poorest people, who earn their living reselling rubbish.

Chicken chaos as KFC closes outlets

Mon, 02/19/2018 - 22:41
Hundreds of the chicken chain's UK outlets are shut following "issues" with new delivery firm DHL.

DNA secrets of how vampire bats became bloodthirsty

Mon, 02/19/2018 - 22:21
New research shows how vampire bats evolved to survive on a diet of blood alone.

Terracotta theft: Chinese anger over stolen warrior thumb

Mon, 02/19/2018 - 21:44
A US man took a selfie with the 2,000-year-old terracotta warrior statue before stealing its thumb.

Berlusconi's handshake advice for BBC reporter

Mon, 02/19/2018 - 21:34
The former Italian prime minister hopes to lead the next coalition government but is still as outspoken as ever.

Russian curler named as doping suspect

Mon, 02/19/2018 - 21:06
An anti-doping case is opened against Russian medal-winning curler Alexander Krushelnitsky, says the Court of Arbitration for Sport.

 

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