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Justine Greening calls for second Brexit referendum
Sun, 15 Jul 2018 23:08:28 GMT

The former cabinet minister calls Theresa May's Brexit plan a "fudge" and "the worst of both worlds".

Theresa May: Trump told me to sue the EU
Sun, 15 Jul 2018 14:54:19 GMT

The PM reveals the advice the US president gave her on how to handle Brexit negotiations.

World Cup 2018: France beat Croatia 4-2 in World Cup final
Sun, 15 Jul 2018 17:28:18 GMT

France win the World Cup for the second time by beating Croatia 4-2 in a tremendous final in Moscow.

May pledges to boost aerospace amid Brexit fears
Sun, 15 Jul 2018 21:30:26 GMT

Prime Minister promises extra investment for industry weeks after Airbus threatened to leave UK.

Prince Louis's christening marked by family portraits
Sun, 15 Jul 2018 22:05:32 GMT

Photographer Matt Holyoak says he aimed to capture "joy" in the Clarence House portraits.

Novak Djokovic wins fourth Wimbledon by beating Kevin Anderson
Sun, 15 Jul 2018 16:25:53 GMT

Novak Djokovic earns his first Grand Slam victory in more than two years by beating Kevin Anderson to win the Wimbledon men's final.

Theresa May: Five things from her Andrew Marr show interview
Sun, 15 Jul 2018 13:55:04 GMT

Trump, immigration, leadership, EU law and 'cutting out David Davis' - here are five things the Prime Minister revealed.

Higher Sunday roadworks speed limit tested
Sun, 15 Jul 2018 23:33:12 GMT

Highways England will trial raising speed limits through motorway roadworks on quiet days.

Thai cave rescue: Thai boys' tears for lost rescue diver Saman
Sun, 15 Jul 2018 14:05:49 GMT

The youngsters now know that a volunteer died helping to save them, Thailand's health ministry says.

Lift-off for Scotland: Sutherland to host first UK spaceport
Sun, 15 Jul 2018 21:43:11 GMT

The UK Space Agency backs Scotland's north coast as the place to launch satellites to orbit.

South Africa's Diepsloot township: 'My neighbour is a rapist'
Sun, 15 Jul 2018 23:27:49 GMT

Vigilantes are burning rapists to death in the South African township of Diepsloot.

Wanstead Flats grass fire tackled by 200 firefighters
Sun, 15 Jul 2018 20:57:19 GMT

Grassland the size of 150 football pitches was on fire on Wanstead Flats in east London.

Amesbury: Novichok found in perfume bottle, says victim's brother
Sun, 15 Jul 2018 18:49:14 GMT

Matthew Rowley says his brother Charlie picked up a perfume bottle - but police have not confirmed it.

Newspaper headlines: 'Second Brexit referendum needed'
Sun, 15 Jul 2018 22:58:27 GMT

Justine Greening becomes the first senior Conservative to support a second EU referendum.

World Cup final: France's triumph and Croatia's tears
Sun, 15 Jul 2018 23:05:04 GMT

Paris erupts into celebration as Zagreb weeps, after France beat Croatia in the World Cup final.

'It is the only chance parents get to have a break'
Sun, 15 Jul 2018 23:51:27 GMT

A campaigner explains why respite centres are so important to families of disabled children.

Syria war: Rebels' underground tunnel network in Douma
Sun, 15 Jul 2018 23:20:17 GMT

The abandoned complex under Douma housed the rebels during their fight against the Assad regime.

Watch highlights as France win the World Cup
Sun, 15 Jul 2018 17:12:50 GMT

Watch highlights as France win the World Cup for the second time by beating Croatia 4-2 in a tremendous final in Moscow.

Trump says Queen Elizabeth II 'is a fantastic person'
Sun, 15 Jul 2018 16:43:49 GMT

US President Donald Trump says Queen Elizabeth II 'is a fantastic person' after meeting her.

World Cup 2018: Harry Kane wins Golden Boot and Luka Modric the Golden Ball
Sun, 15 Jul 2018 18:53:57 GMT

England's Harry Kane wins the Golden Boot for being the World Cup's top goalscorer, with Luka Modric winning the player of the tournament award.

Kate Bush fans re-enact Wuthering Heights video
Sun, 15 Jul 2018 15:55:12 GMT

Women, men and children joined a mass homage to the singer.

Man rows across Devon harbour in bathtub for charity
Sun, 15 Jul 2018 13:44:58 GMT

Iain Bevan is raising money for cancer research after the death of his mother and father-in-law.

BBC News Channel
Mon, 09 Jul 2018 00:51:39 GMT

BBC coverage of latest developments

'I had to make my kidnapper fall in love with me'
Sun, 15 Jul 2018 23:59:33 GMT

Kidnapped model Chloe Ayling explains how she escaped her captor and how she copes with people who doubt her story.

How two strangers set up Dropbox and made billions
Sun, 15 Jul 2018 23:07:48 GMT

Drew Houston and Arash Ferdowski had never met before they teamed up to launch cloud storage giant Dropbox.

Love Island: Does the show have a race, age and body diversity problem?
Mon, 16 Jul 2018 00:28:30 GMT

Some fans have criticised the show for not choosing contestants with a range of ages, body types and ethnicities.

How dangerous are Toronto streets for the city's cyclists?
Sun, 15 Jul 2018 23:41:17 GMT

A rash of recent cyclist and pedestrian deaths has brought fresh scrutiny to safety in the city.

Trump-Putin summit: Why is it a big deal?
Sun, 15 Jul 2018 23:43:33 GMT

The US and Russian presidents will hold their first summit and the world will be closely watching.

Will South Africa's Jacob Zuma come back to haunt Cyril Ramaphosa?
Sun, 15 Jul 2018 23:35:14 GMT

Jacob Zuma is not leaving South Africa's political scene quietly.

Paid Off: TV show offers to pay off student debt
Sat, 14 Jul 2018 23:32:43 GMT

"An absurd answer to an absurd problem", says the host of a game show that offers to pay off loans.

'Why I keep my vasectomy a secret'
Sat, 14 Jul 2018 23:08:05 GMT

Experts say male sterilisation could be the solution to Africa's population crisis, but uptake remains low.

The power-sharing dream: Where women rule in the world
Sat, 14 Jul 2018 23:13:56 GMT

For the first time the Spanish government has more women than men - but where else are females taking the lead?

World Cup Catch-up: France toast Croatia & party like it's 1998
Sun, 15 Jul 2018 23:15:00 GMT

Watch all the best action from match day 25 of the 2018 World Cup in Russia, as France face Croatia in the final in Moscow.

World Cup 2018: Surprise! Didier Deschamps news conference interrupted by jubilant France players
Sun, 15 Jul 2018 20:13:33 GMT

France manager Didier Deschamps has his press conference interrupted by his jubilant players following their 4-2 victory over Croatia.

World Cup 2018: The bizarre trophy presentation caps tournament
Sun, 15 Jul 2018 21:14:27 GMT

A biblical rainstorm, contrasting presidents and men in suits obscuring the crucial moment - the World Cup presentation ceremony was almost as entertaining as the final.

Wimbledon 2018: Djokovic Jnr, roaring lions & a Wimbledon final masterclass
Sun, 15 Jul 2018 17:43:58 GMT

Watch some of the quirkier moments and best action from the Wimbledon final as Novak Djokovic wins in straight sets and makes an emotional tribute to his son.

World Cup 2018: The final that had everything
Sun, 15 Jul 2018 19:21:00 GMT

An own goal, VAR, a goalkeeping howler and more - the 2018 World Cup final between France and Croatia had everything.

Tour de France 2018: John Degenkolb wins as Greg van Avermaet extends lead
Sun, 15 Jul 2018 16:07:27 GMT

Germany's John Degenkolb wins the ninth stage of the Tour de France as Richie Porte crashes out of the race.

World Cup 2018: Goal of the tournament pick your favourite from BBC Sport's top 10
Sun, 15 Jul 2018 17:41:15 GMT

We have been treated to some incredible goals in the 2018 World Cup - here is a selection of some of BBC Sport's favourites.

Mbappe: France World Cup star 'taking crown from Messi and Ronaldo'
Sun, 15 Jul 2018 19:05:33 GMT

Kylian Mbappe, on the scoresheet as France won the World Cup, will be the world's best player, says ex-England defender Ro Ferdinand.

World Cup final: Was Ivan Perisic handball a penalty?
Sun, 15 Jul 2018 17:14:05 GMT

Ridiculous? Or the right decision? What did pundits make of the World Cup final penalty decision?

World Cup 2018: Epic celebrations at full-time as France win World Cup
Sun, 15 Jul 2018 17:37:09 GMT

Wild scenes after the final whistle at the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow as France celebrate beating Croatia 4-2 to win the World Cup final.

World Cup final: Ivan Perisic rated best player
Sun, 15 Jul 2018 17:40:44 GMT

Your player ratings out of 10 for France v Croatia in the World Cup final.

World Cup 2018: Paul Pogba's curling shot puts France 3-1 up against Croatia
Sun, 15 Jul 2018 16:31:43 GMT

Paul Pogba's curling shot leaves Croatia goalkeeper Danijel Subasic rooted to the spot and puts France 3-1 up in the World Cup final.

World Cup 2018: Ivan Perisic fires Croatia level against France in the final
Sun, 15 Jul 2018 15:47:21 GMT

Ivan Perisic flashes in a first-half equaliser for Croatia against France in the World Cup final.

World Cup 2018: Thank you Russia for the memories
Sun, 15 Jul 2018 11:39:05 GMT

As the 2018 World Cup comes to a close, Newsbeat’s Ben Mundy reflects on the tournament.

World Cup final 2018: Why France look in good shape for glory against Croatia
Fri, 13 Jul 2018 10:24:08 GMT

With a reborn leader in Paul Pogba, a "lucky" manager and a once-in-a-generation talent, France look in good shape for the World Cup final.

Unlikely heroes, waistcoats & a buried curse
Sun, 15 Jul 2018 05:13:57 GMT

From the unlikely heroes and the indomitable captain to the manager's waistcoats and supporters' songs, BBC Sport looks back on the summer England fell back in love with football.

Adrian Chiles: Why I feel blessed Croatia are in the final
Sat, 14 Jul 2018 20:50:05 GMT

BBC Radio 5 live presenter Adrian Chiles - whose mother is Croatian - tells his story of how he will watch a "special" team that he loves in the World Cup final.

100 Women: 'I was a World Cup honey shot'
Sat, 14 Jul 2018 14:18:57 GMT

Natalia Betancourt was picked out of the crowd by cameras at the World Cup 2014, launching her into an unexpected world of fame.

Is Russia the real winner of World Cup 2018?
Sat, 14 Jul 2018 01:21:51 GMT

The World Cup has been a PR success for the country and its president but that is not the whole story.

World Cup 2018: How Gareth Southgate's team came to represent 'modern England'
Sat, 14 Jul 2018 06:08:23 GMT

Poet, author and journalist Musa Okwonga explores how Gareth Southgate's team represented "modern England" and captured the imagination of a nation.

'Visiting' all 32 nations... without leaving home
Sat, 14 Jul 2018 01:24:24 GMT

Three footie fans tried to "visit" all 32 countries participating in the World Cup... without leaving London.

World Cup 2018: How Kane, Southgate and Pickford inspired an artist
Sat, 14 Jul 2018 01:24:50 GMT

How England's World Cup campaign inspired London artist Reuben Dangoor.

Croatia's Luka Modric: Chequered past haunts World Cup star
Sat, 14 Jul 2018 00:55:34 GMT

Midfield magician Luka Modric faces a perjury charge back home in Croatia.

NHS still reliant on 'archaic' fax machines
Fri, 13 Jul 2018 12:15:22 GMT

The outdated technology was last widely used in the 1990s.

Swarms of moon jellyfish like 'oil slick' off Ceredigion coast
Thu, 12 Jul 2018 13:42:29 GMT

Dolphin spotters on a boat trip were surrounded by thousands of jellyfish near New Quay harbour.

Champagne bottle signed by 1966 World Cup winners to be auctioned
Thu, 12 Jul 2018 13:04:31 GMT

The bottle is signed by eight of the Engand side, including Sir Geoff Hurst and Sir Bobby Charlton.

'Just don't go in', water safety experts advise
Mon, 09 Jul 2018 14:58:24 GMT

People should not cool off in rivers, canals, lakes or reservoirs during the warm weather.

The King's Path: Is this the scariest walk in the world?
Mon, 09 Jul 2018 23:07:08 GMT

The King's Path is a unique walkway in Spain but not one to attempt if you are scared of heights.

Warm weather reveals previously unknown archaeology
Thu, 12 Jul 2018 23:35:51 GMT

The sites in the Borders, central Scotland and Peebles have been revealed by marks in crops only visible after a prolonged dry spell.

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