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'I broke every bone in my face - and survived'

20 August 2018 - 1:14am
Tom Locke is one of 1,600 people alive today thanks to a change in the way the NHS works, a study suggests.

Fighting school holiday hunger in Birkenhead

20 August 2018 - 12:54am
How one town is filling the gap when free school meals are off the menu.

The memory bear made from a father's clothes

20 August 2018 - 12:29am
Memory items such as teddy bears are being made to help families grieve for loved ones

Soup kitchens and start-ups: Greek bailout era ends

20 August 2018 - 12:26am
As Greece's bailouts end, the BBC's Mark Lowen finds much hardship but also glimmers of hope.

Gladbeck: The deadly hostage drama where the media crossed a line

20 August 2018 - 12:22am
It began with a failed robbery and ended in a shootout - and for much of the 54 hours, the media went along for the ride.

Northamptonshire County Council 'bought rugby hospitality box'

20 August 2018 - 12:22am
Public money was also spent by councillors on hiring a vintage plane.

The woman who created 'Tinder for lonely mums'

20 August 2018 - 12:20am
As the first of her friends to become a mum, Michelle Kennedy didn't have a network of other mothers to share her experiences with.

What Americans get wrong about 911

20 August 2018 - 12:19am
The US emergency number has been misused recently by white people feeling threatened by African Americans who are simply mowing a lawn or buying a coffee.

'It never entered my mind that I wasn't coming back'

20 August 2018 - 12:17am
Surviving a life-changing injury has not slowed down Bill McDermott, the boss of software giant SAP.

Jobcentre joke is the funniest at the Edinburgh Fringe

20 August 2018 - 12:17am
Liverpool comedian Adam Rowe wins the award for his one-liner about being sacked by a Jobcentre.

MTV VMAs: All you need to know about the best video nominees

20 August 2018 - 12:16am
Cardi B, Childish Gambino and Camila Cabello head up the strongest shortlist since 2004.

The business-class toddler clocking up air miles

20 August 2018 - 12:14am
Darcy Davidson is not quite two but she's already clocked up more air miles than most adults.

Superfast broadband 'boosts UK business by £9bn'

20 August 2018 - 12:12am
The government says thousands of firms are now reaping the financial benefit of faster connectivity.

'Underwater, I'm a normal person'

20 August 2018 - 12:11am
Two of Indonesia's medal hopes for the Asian Para Games later this year talk about what inspires them.

Kirsty Maxwell balcony death: Family plead with men for answers

20 August 2018 - 12:10am
Kirsty Maxwell's family want five men from Nottingham to give them "answers" over her death.

Lowest-paid parents 'can't afford basic lifestyle'

20 August 2018 - 12:05am
Low-paid parents working full-time do not earn enough to meet their families' needs, research finds.

Birmingham Prison taken over from G4S by government

20 August 2018 - 12:02am
Security company G4S will not be allowed to run HMP Birmingham again for at least six months.

Venezuela crisis: Brazil deploys troops after migrant attacks

20 August 2018 - 12:01am
Security is stepped up after migrants fleeing Venezuela's economic crisis were attacked.

Novak Djokovic makes history with Cincinnati Masters victory over Roger Federer

19 August 2018 - 11:42pm
Novak Djokovic completes a career 'Golden Masters' with victory over Roger Federer in the final in Cincinnati.

Brighton 3-2 Manchester United: Jose Mourinho must right body language issues

19 August 2018 - 11:19pm
Manchester United showed a lack of intent in defeat at Brighton and the body language of Jose Mourinho's players is concerning, says Danny Murphy.

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