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Jetbike's land speed record attempt

Sat, 2015-05-23 02:37
A jet-powered bike will attempt to reach speeds of 400mph on a Carmarthenshire beach in a bid to break the British two-wheeled land speed record.

Vettel tops final Monaco practice

Sat, 2015-05-23 02:35
Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel pips the Mercedes drivers in final practice at the Monaco Grand Prix, after Lewis Hamilton had dominated.

German woman, 65, 'has quadruplets'

Sat, 2015-05-23 02:25
A 65-year-old German woman gives birth to quadruplets after undergoing an artificial insemination procedure, Germany's RTL television reports.

Man seriously hurt in collision

Sat, 2015-05-23 02:19
A 20-year-old pedestrian is seriously injured after being knocked down by a car in Paisley.

Iraq forces start Ramadi fightback

Sat, 2015-05-23 01:51
Iraqi forces and Shia militias move to engage Islamic State militants east of Ramadi, which they lost on Sunday, witnesses and officials say.

VIDEO: World's oldest woman turns 116

Sat, 2015-05-23 01:45
An American woman, said to be the oldest person in the world, is celebrating her 116th birthday on Saturday.

VIDEO: Millie gets pick of bespoke doghouses

Sat, 2015-05-23 01:40
Interior design students at a Leicester university create a series of doghouses as part of a 'Barkitechture' project.

Grange Hill's Benny Green found dead

Sat, 2015-05-23 01:34
Terry Sue-Patt, who played Benny Green in the children's TV series Grange Hill, is found dead in east London.

Alopecia girl wins model contract

Sat, 2015-05-23 01:19
A girl who lost her hair through alopecia gets a "huge confidence boost" by winning a modelling contract in a competition.

Man hit by multiple cars killed

Sat, 2015-05-23 01:09
A man is killed as he hit by a number of vehicles near Popham motorway services in Hampshire.

MP to face no party action over memo

Sat, 2015-05-23 00:59
Alistair Carmichael will not face any party disciplinary proceedings over the leak of a memo before the general election, the Lib Dems say.

What makes the perfect goal?

Sat, 2015-05-23 00:49
Team v individual? Volley? Set-piece v open play? Passing move? Celebrations? Just what is required to make the perfect goal?

'Israel row' sinks UN nuclear talks

Sat, 2015-05-23 00:24
A UN conference aimed at preventing the proliferation of nuclear weapons ends in failure after a row over a nuclear-free Middle East proposal.

Ireland counts gay marriage votes

Sat, 2015-05-23 00:04
Vote counting begins in the Republic of Ireland after a historic referendum on whether to legalise same-sex marriage.

VIDEO: Snapshot of gay rights around the globe

Sat, 2015-05-23 00:03
As Ireland awaits the results of its referendum on whether to legalise same-sex marriage, many other countries are moving in the opposite direction.

Ramadi civilians' plight highlighted

Fri, 2015-05-22 23:58
The UN tries to reach some 40,000 Ramadis displaced by the advance of Islamic State amid reports some are dying in the heat.

Sports bar action after complaints

Fri, 2015-05-22 23:44
A sports bar which has attracted a series of complaints from police and residents has its licence suspended for 10 weeks.

Plea to prevent deliberate fires

Fri, 2015-05-22 23:28
Parents are urged to help stamp out deliberate fires by keeping an eye on their children during the Whitsun holiday.

VIDEO: Huge sinkhole appears at golf course

Fri, 2015-05-22 23:18
A large sinkhole is discovered at a Jack Nicklaus-designed golf course in the US state of Missouri.

Determined Poulter in Colonial mix

Fri, 2015-05-22 23:10
Ian Poulter moves second at the Crowne Plaza Invitational as he looks to respond to criticism from PGA Tour professionals.

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