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Arsenal draw Millwall in FA Cup

Mon, 2015-03-09 06:09
Arsenal start their defence of the FA Women's Cup with a trip to Women's Super League Two side Millwall Lionesses.

VIDEO: Labour: Tory spending plan 'extreme'

Mon, 2015-03-09 05:56
Labour accused the Conservatives of planning "extreme" and "unprecedented" cuts in public spending - if they remain in Government.

Super-sub manager clinches victory

Mon, 2015-03-09 05:53
A football manager became a super-sub when he scored a goal and saved a penalty after coming on at half-time, leading his team to victory.

More military job cuts predicted

Mon, 2015-03-09 05:52
Up to 30,000 more military personnel could lose their jobs in the next Parliament whoever wins the general election, a defence think tank warns.

Tributes to boys killed in crash

Mon, 2015-03-09 05:47
Tributes are paid to two boys who were killed in a crash in Leeds, which also seriously injured two other boys and the 21-year-old driver.

Ex-army chief 'mystified' by search

Mon, 2015-03-09 05:44
Former chief of the defence staff Lord Bramall tells the BBC he categorically denies any involvement with child sexual abuse and that he is "mystified" by a police search of his house.

Egypt schoolboy dies after beating

Mon, 2015-03-09 05:42
A 12-year-old boy dies after being severely beaten by his teacher at a school in Cairo, Egypt's education ministry says.

Argentina demands $3.5bn from HSBC

Mon, 2015-03-09 05:34
The head of Argentina's tax authority demands that HSBC repatriate the $3.5bn in funds that it says HSBC helped its clients move offshore.

Actress's son 'bullied after hacking'

Mon, 2015-03-09 05:29
Ex-Coronation Street star Shobna Gulati says her son was bullied because of stories Mirror Group journalists wrote after hacking her phone.

Moores wants to remain England coach

Mon, 2015-03-09 05:13
Peter Moores wants to stay as England coach despite his side's shock World Cup exit at the hands of Bangladesh.

Wales call in Scarlets hooker Owens

Mon, 2015-03-09 05:06
Wales bring in hooker Ken Owens before Saturday's Six Nations game with Ireland, while prop Tomas Francis also trains.

German woman, 19, killed fighting IS

Mon, 2015-03-09 05:06
A 19-year-old German woman is the first female foreign fighter to be killed fighting Islamic State alongside Kurdish militia groups.

The Princess and the homeless Vogue reader

Mon, 2015-03-09 05:06
Magazine editor prompts row with her homeless picture

Penn: 'No apologies' for Oscar joke

Mon, 2015-03-09 05:02
Actor Sean Penn says he has "absolutely no apologies" to make over his controversial "green card" quip at the Academy Awards.

BBC reporter takes over as linesman

Mon, 2015-03-09 04:56
A BBC Three Counties reporter sent to cover his local Conference South club ends up officiating at the match.

Day in pictures: 9 March 2015

Mon, 2015-03-09 04:55
Images from around the world: 9 March

Q&A: Free schools

Mon, 2015-03-09 04:49
The key questions about free schools, which can be set up by parents and community groups in England.

Feminist site knocked offline

Mon, 2015-03-09 04:46
A blog encouraging female contributors to write about their experiences was knocked offline during a day for the global celebration of women.

Armstrong hopes for 'dope free' cycling

Mon, 2015-03-09 04:44
Lance Armstrong says he hopes for a "dope-free" future for cycling as a report says the sport is struggling with the issue.

UK savings rate 'at 10-year high'

Mon, 2015-03-09 04:28
Britons are managing to save more money than at any time in the last decade, according to National Savings and Investments (NS&I).

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