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Organ donation: 'My hero, he gave me his liver'

17 August 2019 - 10:45am
Tom Wilson died after an accident during a hockey match, but his organs and tissues have saved more than 50 people.

El Paso shooting: Man shocked as hundreds attend wife's funeral

17 August 2019 - 10:05am
Antonio Basco asked members of the community to attend after his wife was killed in El Paso, Texas.

Brexit: Tory MP Oliver Letwin rejects Corbyn as caretaker PM

17 August 2019 - 9:56am
But Oliver Letwin urges talks in the Commons to prevent the UK crashing out of the EU without a deal.

Sudan conflict: Senior commander Hemeti vows to stick with deal

17 August 2019 - 9:46am
Senior commander Hemeti tells the BBC the military will abide by the deal to be signed on Saturday.

Manchester United's Paul Pogba v Manchester City's Ben Mendy: Who has the best fashion?

17 August 2019 - 8:20am
Fashion influencers rate Manchester United's Paul Pogba and Manchester City's Ben Mendy on their fashion.

Grace 1: US issues warrant to seize Iranian oil supertanker

17 August 2019 - 7:06am
A judge in Gibraltar had ordered the release of the detained tanker a day before the warrant was issued.

Sajid Javid will 'simplify' the tax system in first Budget

17 August 2019 - 5:26am
The chancellor says he is a "low tax guy" and he wants to see "simpler" taxes when he delivers his Budget.

Andrew Harper death: Ten males aged 13 to 30 arrested

17 August 2019 - 3:07am
Newly-wed PC Andrew Harper was dragged along a road by a vehicle while investigating a burglary.

Candida auris: The new superbug on the block

17 August 2019 - 1:49am
The fungus was only discovered 10 years ago, but is now a problem in hospitals across the world.

Elephant protection debate to dominate conservation meeting

17 August 2019 - 1:45am
Some countries are seeking extra protection while others want to re-open ivory markets at key trade meeting in Geneva.

Peter Fonda, star of Easy Rider, dies aged 79

17 August 2019 - 1:11am
The 1969 cult classic, which Fonda also co-wrote and produced, earned him an Oscar nomination.

Will H Ogilvie: How a Borders boy became a leading bush poet

17 August 2019 - 1:10am
Will H Ogilvie was lauded in Australia but overlooked by many of his fellow Scots during his lifetime.

Troubles trauma - the hidden legacy of violence

17 August 2019 - 1:00am
Thousands of people in Northern Ireland live with mental health after effects of decades of conflict.

Amnesia: Caerphilly mum can wake up without her memory

17 August 2019 - 12:59am
Shauna Loader has dissociative amnesia, meaning she has periods when she forgets who she is.

Week in pictures: 10 - 16 August 2019

17 August 2019 - 12:57am
A selection of the best news photographs from around the world, taken over the past week.

Elrow: Creating the 'most colourful party in the world'

17 August 2019 - 12:56am
Since being started nine years ago, Elrow events have reached every continent in the world.

Tony Martin: Man who shot burglars knows he still divides opinion

17 August 2019 - 12:43am
The farmer was jailed for shooting dead teenage burglar Fred Barras as he fled his house in 1999.

'Computer outage' causes delays at several US airports

17 August 2019 - 12:31am
Passengers posted footage online of long queues at airports across the country.

Why I 'married' an anime character

17 August 2019 - 12:25am
Akihiko Kondo is one of a growing number of Japanese people turning their back on real-world romance.

Andy Murray loses to brother Jamie in Cincinnati

17 August 2019 - 12:12am
Andy Murray will switch attention back to his singles comeback after losing to older brother Jamie in the Cincinnati Masters quarter-finals.


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