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Ex-UKIP leader Henry Bolton and Jo Marney: We're not racists

22 February 2018 - 2:47pm
Henry Bolton has quit UKIP the party says, as he appears alongside girlfriend Jo Marney on the ITV sofa.

Police probe substance sent to St James's Palace

22 February 2018 - 2:07pm
The package, sent to St James's Palace in central London, was found to be not harmful, police say.

Emotions run high on university pickets

22 February 2018 - 1:34pm
Tears and anger on the picket lines as staff begin a strike at 64 universities across England.

Florida shooting: Teachers want to be armed, but not with guns

22 February 2018 - 1:20pm
US teachers have been posting on Instagram what they would prefer to be armed with.

World's longest glass bridge visited by thousands daily

22 February 2018 - 1:08pm
Chinese tourists celebrate the new lunar year by walking across the world's longest glass bridge.

More KFC outlets reopen as chicken chaos eases

22 February 2018 - 1:02pm
Almost 700 stores are trading again following the week-long chicken delivery fiasco.

Elise Christie says Winter Olympic failures will not 'define' her

22 February 2018 - 12:48pm
Britain's Elise Christie says her Winter Olympic failures do not "define" her and she will come back stronger at the next Games in Beijing.

Winter Olympics: Shaolin Sandor Liu, boyfriend of Elise Christie, helps Hungary to first gold

22 February 2018 - 12:42pm
Shaolin Sandor Liu, the boyfriend of Great Britain's Elise Christie, helps Hungary win their first ever Winter Olympic gold medal.

Euro 2016 Russian hooligan arrested over England fan attack

22 February 2018 - 12:37pm
He is wanted for a serious attack on an England fan during Euro 2016 and may face 15 years in jail.

Milan Fashion Week: Models carry fake heads on Gucci catwalk

22 February 2018 - 12:18pm
The eerily accurate replicas of the heads were followed by baby dragons and a model with a "third eye".

Winter Olympics: South Koreans crash as Schulting wins 1,000m short track gold

22 February 2018 - 12:14pm
Watch a dramatic women's 1,000m short track final as the two South Korean skaters crash into each other and Suzanne Schulting wins gold for the Netherlands.

Fashion company loses social media followers over same-sex ads

22 February 2018 - 12:14pm
A men's suit company in the Netherlands faces "homophobic" backlash over their new same-sex adverts.

Wayne Rooney returned to Everton because he wanted the 'pressure'

22 February 2018 - 12:00pm
Wayne Rooney says he chose to return to Everton because he relishes the pressure of being back at his boyhood club.

Florida shooting: Parents and pupils speak to Trump

22 February 2018 - 11:40am
President Trump met pupils and parents affected by school shootings in Florida and across the US.

Game helps players spot 'fake news'

22 February 2018 - 11:38am
Players run their own fake news empire so they can learn how misinformation is spread.

Winter Olympics: Great Britain women's curlers 'loving' pressure before semi-final

22 February 2018 - 11:18am
Skip Eve Muirhead says Great Britain's women's curlers "love playing under pressure" as they prepare for Friday's Winter Olympic semi-final.

Winter Olympics 2018: North Korea's General Kim Yong-chol to attend

22 February 2018 - 10:46am
Kim Yong-Chol, a high-ranking official, is thought to have masterminded several attacks on South Korea.

UK net migration falls to 244,000

22 February 2018 - 10:24am
The population is continuing to grow at a similar level to early 2014, figures show.

Six Nations 2018: England's Nathan Hughes returns to face Scotland

22 February 2018 - 10:21am
Nathan Hughes replaces the injured Sam Simmonds at number eight in England's only change to face Scotland on Saturday.

Queen of the South keeper crisis after goalie hurt by cow

22 February 2018 - 10:13am
A Scottish Championship club faces a selection headache after the teenager is injured by the runaway animal.