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JJ Redick: NBA star apologises after 'racist' video outrage

Mon, 02/19/2018 - 20:55
NBA basketball player JJ Redick apologises after online accusations of using a derogatory term.

Iran plane crash: Search continues for missing Aseman Airlines plane

Mon, 02/19/2018 - 20:41
Officials contradict earlier reports from local government that the wreckage had been found.

Florida shooting: Should US gun raffles be cancelled?

Mon, 02/19/2018 - 20:40
Fundraisers defend AR-15 giveaway in the wake of last week's Florida high school shooting.

Winter Olympics: Norway win maiden ski jumping team gold

Mon, 02/19/2018 - 20:35
Norway beat Germany and Poland to win the men's team ski jumping event at the Winter Olympics for the first time.

Winter Olympics: Great Britain's Penny Coomes and Nick Buckland advance in ice dance

Mon, 02/19/2018 - 20:19
Great Britain's Penny Coomes and Nick Buckland safely progress to the final day of the ice dance competition.

Winter Olympics: Canada and Germany tie for gold in two-man bobsleigh

Mon, 02/19/2018 - 20:18
Watch highlights as Canada's Justin Kripps and Germany's Francesco Friedrich tie for gold in the men's two-man bobsleigh - the first time in 20 years the title has been shared.

Dead heat as Canada and Germany share gold

Mon, 02/19/2018 - 19:58
Canada and Germany share the two-man bobsleigh gold medal as a remarkable race in Pyeongchang finishes as a dead heat.

Nigeria's Boko Haram crisis: Court frees 475 suspects

Mon, 02/19/2018 - 19:20
Twin brothers are finally free after waiting for a Nigerian court to hear their case since 2010.

Nyle DiMarco's tweets spur deaf people to share cinema frustrations

Mon, 02/19/2018 - 19:19
Nyle DiMarco shares his frustrations as a deaf cinema-goer and hits a nerve with others hard of hearing.

When winter sports stars take a tumble

Mon, 02/19/2018 - 19:10
BBC Sport has taken a look at some of the horrible "bumps and bruises" Winter Olympians have had to overcome.

Oxfam Haiti scandal: Suspects 'physically threatened' witnesses

Mon, 02/19/2018 - 18:37
The charity has for the first time published a 2011 report on sexual misconduct claims in Haiti.

Casey Stoney to join Phil Neville's England staff after ending playing career

Mon, 02/19/2018 - 18:36
Casey Stoney will join new England women's boss Phil Neville's backroom team after playing her final Liverpool game on Wednesday.

National anthem at NBA game prompts cries of foul

Mon, 02/19/2018 - 18:32
Ex Black Eyed Peas singer's performance before annual basketball match-up did not impress everyone.

Gaza women's TV channel blocked by Hamas

Mon, 02/19/2018 - 18:16
The channel's managers deny the Islamist group's claim that it did not have a broadcasting licence.

Jennifer Lawrence swaps acting for activism

Mon, 02/19/2018 - 17:58
The Oscar-winning star is taking a year off to get more young people politically engaged.

Facebook to seek verification by post for election ads

Mon, 02/19/2018 - 17:23
People wishing to take out ads naming political candidates will be sent a verification code in the post.

Iceland's mooted circumcision ban sparks religious outrage

Mon, 02/19/2018 - 17:20
Jewish, Muslim and Christian leaders condemned the move, calling it an attack on religious freedom.

Elise Christie: How Steven Bradbury's incredible story could inspire GB skater

Mon, 02/19/2018 - 16:56
Why Great Britain's Elise Christie can take inspiration from the story of Australian gold medal winner Steven Bradbury.

Indians who 'abused witches' arrested by police

Mon, 02/19/2018 - 16:49
The two women had their hair forcibly shaved off and were stripped naked and paraded through the village.

Mexico special agents found dead after cartel kidnapping

Mon, 02/19/2018 - 16:43
The two officers were seized by armed men thought to belong to the Jalisco New Generation cartel.

 

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