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Chelsea fight back to win FA Youth Cup

Mon, 2014-05-05 14:26
Chelsea twice come from two goals down to win the FA Youth Cup by beating Fulham 5-3 on the night and 7-6 on aggregate.

VIDEO: Stadium concerns as World Cup nears

Mon, 2014-05-05 14:16
The first match World Cup in Brazil is less than six weeks away but there are serious concerns about whether many of the stadiums will be finished in time.

Syria opposition to open US mission

Mon, 2014-05-05 14:08
The US has said it will allow Syria's main opposition alliance, the National Coalition, to open a diplomatic mission in Washington.

'Broken' metal clamp in circus fall

Mon, 2014-05-05 13:48
Investigators focus on a metal clamp as a potential cause of a collapsed circus apparatus which left two acrobats in critical condition.

Crystal Palace 3-3 Liverpool

Mon, 2014-05-05 13:48
Liverpool's Premier League title hopes are severely dented as they squander a three-goal lead to draw at Crystal Palace.

VIDEO: The Indian village famous for its bouncers

Mon, 2014-05-05 13:03
Famous for its wrestlers, it now supplies bouncers for Delhi clubs

VIDEO: Fry eulogises about Crucible aura

Mon, 2014-05-05 12:38
Snooker fan Stephen Fry explains why he thinks Sheffield's Crucible is such a great sporting venue, calling the theatre "the very centre of all things snooker".

VIDEO: Intense battle for S Sudan town

Mon, 2014-05-05 12:37
South Sudan troops attempting to recapture the oil rich town of Bentiu from rebels have been forced back amid heavy gunfire.

VIDEO: 'Skull Cracker' absconds from prison

Mon, 2014-05-05 12:30
A violent armed robber, known as "the Skull Cracker", has gone missing after being allowed out of an open prison.

US rescues injured Chinese sailors

Mon, 2014-05-05 12:24
US rescuers parachute into the middle of the Pacific Ocean to provide medical aid to two badly burned Chinese sailors after their boat sank.

Three-day Tube strike suspended

Mon, 2014-05-05 12:09
A three-day strike by London Underground workers due to start on Monday evening is suspended, the RMT union says.

French security guard shot in Yemen

Mon, 2014-05-05 11:23
A French security agent has been killed and another seriously injured in the Yemeni capital Sanaa.

One dead in Oklahoma wildfire

Mon, 2014-05-05 10:50
A man is dead in the US state of Oklahoma after a blaze set by firefighters to clear brush spread out of control, officials say.

VIDEO: Pistorius 'broken' after shooting

Mon, 2014-05-05 10:48
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius "was broken" after shooting his girlfriend, his neighbour says, as the murder trial resumes after a break.

Language purge targets Russian arts

Mon, 2014-05-05 10:21
Russian President Vladimir Putin signs a law banning all swearing in films, television broadcasts, theatres and the media.

Boko Haram 'to sell' abducted girls

Mon, 2014-05-05 09:53
The Nigerian Islamist militant group Boko Haram says it will "sell" the hundreds of schoolgirls it abducted three weeks ago.

Man killed in tram crash at station

Mon, 2014-05-05 09:49
A man is hit by a tram and killed at a Metrolink station in Greater Manchester, police say.

VIDEO: Best shots of the World Championship

Mon, 2014-05-05 09:48
BBC Sport looks back at the best shots of the 2014 World Snooker Championship at Sheffield's Crucible Theatre.

Man freed after 13-year-late jailing

Mon, 2014-05-05 09:40
A US man, who authorities forgot to send to prison for 13 years, has been released after spending 10 months behind bars.

Woods unsure of return after surgery

Mon, 2014-05-05 09:39
Tiger Woods says he is unsure when he will return to action because his recovery from back surgery is "a very slow process".
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