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Bacon and Derbyshire to leave 5 live

Tue, 2014-07-01 08:10
Richard Bacon and Victoria Derbyshire, two of the biggest names on 5 live, are to leave the station later this year.

More abuse claims against Harris

Tue, 2014-07-01 08:02
The Crown Prosecution Service says it will work with the police to see if there is enough evidence to bring further charges against Rolf Harris.

ENO cut in arts funding shake-up

Tue, 2014-07-01 08:02
The English National Opera has its funding cut by 29%, Arts Council England reveals, as it announces its annual distribution of money for arts organisations.

EU dominated by German politics

Tue, 2014-07-01 08:01
EU dominated by German power play

VIDEO: Three lightning strikes at Sears Tower

Tue, 2014-07-01 07:56
Chicago's Sears Tower was hit by lightning repeatedly during a thunderstorm on Monday night.

Computing GCSE answers appear online

Tue, 2014-07-01 07:42
Two controlled assessment tasks in a computing GCSE have been withdrawn by an exam board, after the answers appeared on the internet.

Bolt will race at Glasgow 2014

Tue, 2014-07-01 07:28
Usain Bolt, the six-time Olympic champion, will compete in the 4x100m relay at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.

Race track lobbying breached code

Tue, 2014-07-01 07:25
The lobbying for a race circuit by Wales' Environment Minister Alun Davies breached the Ministerial Code but he will not be sacked.

Kerber stuns Sharapova at Wimbledon

Tue, 2014-07-01 07:16
German ninth seed Angelique Kerber ends Maria Sharapova's hopes of winning a second Wimbledon title in the fourth round.

VIDEO: 'Shells pockmark Ukraine's Kramatorsk'

Tue, 2014-07-01 07:08
Oleg Boldyrev reports from the eastern Ukrainian town of Kramatorsk, where residents said there were several waves of shelling overnight.

AUDIO: Rolf humiliated me, victim alleges

Tue, 2014-07-01 07:04
An Australian singer has accused Rolf Harris of sexually assaulting her whilst posing for photographs at a function.

Deadly bomb hits Nigeria market

Tue, 2014-07-01 06:59
At least 18 people are killed in a bombing by suspected militants at a market in Maiduguri, north-eastern Nigeria, a medical worker tells the BBC.

Heathrow flyers wait for lost bags

Tue, 2014-07-01 06:59
Backlogs caused by computer problems at Heathrow's Terminal 5 mean some passengers are still waiting for their luggage days later.

Farage turns back on EU anthem

Tue, 2014-07-01 06:58
Nigel Farage leads UKIP MEPs in a protest against the European Parliament at the opening of its new session.

How did London become an education superpower?

Tue, 2014-07-01 06:50
How did London become an education superpower?

Why Hugh Laurie is trending in Algeria

Tue, 2014-07-01 06:28
Why is Hugh Laurie trending in Algeria?

Man faces life over teenager murder

Tue, 2014-07-01 06:27
John Davis admits murdering Fife teenager Hazel North whose body was found in a park in Kilmarnock.

Pistorius 'became global icon'

Tue, 2014-07-01 06:21
Oscar Pistorius became a "global icon" at the London Olympics and was set for further success, his manager tells his murder trial.

VIDEO: Roads 'too dangerous' for cyclists

Tue, 2014-07-01 06:11
More than half of British adults believe the roads in their local area are too dangerous to cycle on, suggests a BBC poll.

Japan approves landmark military move

Tue, 2014-07-01 06:08
Japan's cabinet approves a landmark change in security policy, paving the way for its military to fight overseas.

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