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VIDEO: IndyCar stars in Golden Gate tribute

Fri, 2015-08-28 01:33
IndyCar stars pay tribute to UK's Justin Wilson who died in a crash at the weekend, by driving over San Francisco's Golden Gate Bridge.

Smaller Lords call amid 'cronyism' row

Fri, 2015-08-28 01:24
Conservative peer, Lord Norton, and Crossbench peer, Lady Deech, call for the House of Lords to be made smaller and more efficient.

Chvrches singer speaks out on trolls

Fri, 2015-08-28 01:24
Chvrches frontwoman Lauren Mayberry hits out at misogynistic abuse from "cavemen", after being trolled online for wearing a short dress in a recent video.

Man sheds polio for 30 years after jab

Fri, 2015-08-28 01:07
A man with an immune system disorder has spread polio for nearly 30 years, despite having been vaccinated, British scientists have found.

Second-quarter UK growth steady at 0.7%

Fri, 2015-08-28 01:07
UK economic growth for the second quarter of the year was unrevised at 0.7%, official figures have shown.

VIDEO: Police update on bodies found in lorry

Fri, 2015-08-28 00:56
Austrian police are holding a news conference after 70 bodies, thought to be migrants, were in an abandoned lorry found on a motorway.

Vatican ex-envoy dies ahead of trial

Fri, 2015-08-28 00:47
Jozef Wesolowski, a former archbishop and Vatican envoy to the Dominican Republic, dies before he can be tried for child sex offences.

BBC One wins channel of the year

Fri, 2015-08-28 00:02
BBC One is named channel of the year at the Edinburgh Television Festival's annual awards, while drama Happy Valley is named best new programme.

FTSE edges up as China recovery firms

Thu, 2015-08-27 23:25
London's leading shares edge up in early trading, consolidating Thursday's rebound, as the Chinese stock market extends its recovery.

VIDEO: Being a goth 'not all dark and gloomy'

Thu, 2015-08-27 23:16
Stacey Elder, a self-identifying goth who has dealt with depression, says it is "not all dark and gloomy".

More than 70 bodies in Austria lorry

Thu, 2015-08-27 23:00
Austrian officials now say more than 70 bodies, thought to be migrants, were in an abandoned lorry found on a road near the Hungarian border.

VIDEO: Irish Whiskey toasts rule change

Thu, 2015-08-27 22:55
New rules are being introduced to protect the authenticity of Irish Whiskey and support the increasing number of distilleries across the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland.

Vine takes on Shazam over music discovery

Thu, 2015-08-27 22:42
The app says it's focusing more on music with new services that will also make it easier to loop audio.

Bell not ready to end England career

Thu, 2015-08-27 22:20
England batsman Ian Bell, 33, says he still has has the "hunger and desire" to play international cricket.

VIDEO: 'I was abused by nuns in an orphanage'

Thu, 2015-08-27 22:15
One woman describes being physically and sexually abused by nuns throughout her childhood in a Catholic-run orphanage in Dublin.

Chinese shares continue recovery

Thu, 2015-08-27 17:51
Chinese shares extend their recovery on the last day of a volatile week which started with shock losses that spread fear to global markets.

VIDEO: Knut died of autoimmune illness

Thu, 2015-08-27 17:48
Scientists say they can now explain what happened to Knut, the famous polar bear that drowned at Berlin Zoo in 2011.

Difficulties of getting fit if you're disabled

Thu, 2015-08-27 17:32
The difficulties of getting fit when you're disabled

Are these England's most beautiful pubs?

Thu, 2015-08-27 17:16
Are these England's most beautiful pubs?

'Great Escape' survivor dies at 101

Thu, 2015-08-27 17:00
One of the last survivors of World War Two's most famous prison break dies at the age of 101.