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Rob Horne: Northampton Saints and Australia centre forced to retire

BBC News - 25 min 3 sec ago
Northampton and Australia centre Rob Horne is forced to retire because of nerve damage sustained in their win at Leicester.

Cystic fibrosis: Company urged to lower cost of life-changing drug

BBC News - 25 min 26 sec ago
Health ministers call on company to lower price of cystic fibrosis drug Orkambi so the NHS can afford it.

Avicii's music 'will live forever': Tributes paid to the Swedish DJ

BBC News - 1 hour 39 min ago
It's not yet known how he died but he had been suffering from severe pancreatitis.

Patrick Vieira 'flattered' by Arsenal links but happy at New York City

BBC News - 2 hours 42 min ago
Patrick Vieira says he is "flattered" at being linked with taking over as manager of former club Arsenal but adds he is "happy" as New York City coach.

Rare brown bear dies in Italy capture operation

BBC News - 3 hours 15 min ago
The endangered animal died in Italy during an attempt to fit him with a collar to track movements.

The best and worst space films, according to Nasa

BBC News - 3 hours 23 min ago
The best and worst space films, according to Nasa

Fed Cup: Johanna Konta beats Kurumi Nara after Heather Watson loses

BBC News - 3 hours 42 min ago
Johanna Konta levels Great Britain's Fed Cup promotion play-off in Japan after Heather Watson loses the opener to Naomi Osaka.

Netball: Can England's Jade & Nat handle our quiz?

BBC News - 5 hours 28 sec ago
England's Commonwealth Games netball gold medallists Jade Clarke and Natalie Haythornthwaite take on our netball challenge, answering quick-fire questions while catching and throwing.

Doodoowatch 'poo-shaming' map gains UK council interest

BBC News - 7 hours 20 min ago
The anti-dog fouling scheme, dubbed Doodoowatch, was created by locals in a Cambridgeshire village.

Call to save military airfields from closure

BBC News - 8 hours 50 min ago
Fifteen military airfields used by private pilots are due to be sold off, a group of MPs say.

Real ale drinkers asked to embrace change

BBC News - 9 hours 10 min ago
The Campaign for Real Ale could start promoting other beers and ciders - and not just real ales.

Why has Kim Jong-un halted North Korean tests now?

BBC News - 9 hours 26 min ago
What does the North Korean leader hopes to gain by his latest move, with two diplomatic summits ahead?

Southwest Airlines accident: Authorities order mass engine inspections

BBC News - 10 hours 15 min ago
Hundreds of jet engines will be checked worldwide following the Southwest Airlines mid-air accident.

Heathrow v Gatwick: Could the winner be... Stansted?

BBC News - 10 hours 54 min ago
Once synonymous with cheap flights and pre-breakfast pints - is Stansted Airport about to become glamorous?

Why I wanted my male rape to be on Coronation Street

BBC News - 11 hours 11 min ago
A 23-year-old tells Newsbeat how it feels to have his own rape used as a story on a soap.

HQ Trivia: The free app giving away thousands of pounds

BBC News - 11 hours 27 min ago
How does a free app with no adverts go about becoming a success with Hollywood actors whilst giving away thousands in cash?

Is marathon running bad for you?

BBC News - 11 hours 28 min ago
Some 40,000 runners are due to take part in the London Marathon, but are those 26.2 miles doing us harm?

Stone stackers come to Dunbar for European Championship

BBC News - 11 hours 39 min ago
The variety of rocks on the beach at Dunbar makes it a paradise for stone stackers

Week in pictures: 14-20 April 2018

BBC News - 12 hours 9 min ago
A selection of the best news photographs from around the world, taken over the past week.

Is a new hate speech law killing German comedy?

BBC News - 12 hours 11 min ago
Comedians in Germany have been caught up in the county’s strict online hate speech laws.


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