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Under 21s: Nelson scores 'absolute cracker' as England cruise past Scotland

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 20:01
Watch Reiss Nelson's brilliant free-kick for England U21s as they beat Scotland 2-0 to extend their unbeaten run to 35 qualifiers.

Taylor Wessing Prize: Alice Mann wins with portraits of drum majorettes

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 19:55
South African photographer Alice Mann is announced the winner of the Taylor Wessing Prize.

John Higgins has 'lost appetite' for snooker after World Championship losses

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 19:14
John Higgins says he has lost his appetite for snooker after finishing runner-up at the past two World Championships.

Anjem Choudary: Radical preacher has assets frozen

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 18:16
He is due for release after serving half his sentence for inviting support for the Islamic State group.

Watch BBC's Simon McCoy announce Pippa baby news

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 18:10
The BBC newsreader can't hide his reaction while announcing the birth of Pippa Middleton and James Matthews' son.

Unilad web publisher bought by LADbible

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 18:07
The move safeguards more than 200 jobs at the viral publisher, which collapsed with debts of £6.5m.

Woman, 100, marries partner after 30 years

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 17:57
Former school cook Norah Yates arrived at the ceremony in her wheelchair to Abba's Dancing Queen.

World Cup 2018: Five new things we learned from Fifa's technical study group

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 17:48
Fifa's technical study group reveals how possession was over-rated, how long-range shooting worked and why playmakers were vital at the 2018 World Cup.

Chris Robshaw: Former England captain to miss autumn internationals

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 17:38
England's injury crisis in the back row worsens, with Chris Robshaw ruled out of the autumn internationals with a knee problem.

Caster Semenya could miss most of 2019 as testosterone rules delayed

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 16:53
Caster Semenya may have to miss the "the bulk of the outdoor season" in 2019 after athletics chiefs delay bringing in a rule governing testosterone levels in female athletes.

Idaho wildlife official resigns over dead baboon photo

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 16:32
A state wildlife commissioner has resigned amid an outcry over gruesome hunting photos.

The Circle: Alex Hobern on how he became 'Kate'

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 16:22
The psychology behind Alex Hobern's deception on Channel 4 reality show The Circle.

Joan Eardley painting: Woman sees her child self 63 years later

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 15:50
Margaret Livingstone fights back tears as she finally sees her child self in a Joan Eardley painting from 1955.

Pippa Middleton and James Matthews welcome their first child

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 15:42
Her sister and brother-in-law, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, say they are "thrilled".

John Bercow 'to quit as Speaker next summer'

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 15:30
John Bercow tells friends he wants to leave after 10 years in the job, the BBC understands.

Winter deaths in Scotland at highest level in 18 years

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 15:28
More than 23,000 people died between December 2017 and March 2018 - the highest figure since 1999/2000.

England number eight crisis: 'This is where Eddie Jones earns his money'

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 14:50
With Nathan Hughes facing a likely ban and Sam Simmonds injured, how will England cover for the loss of number eight Billy Vunipola this autumn?

Pompeii: Vesuvius eruption may have been later than thought

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 14:25
Mount Vesuvius erupted on 24 August, 72 AD - or at least, that's what historians thought until now.

Aldi and Lidl included in Sainsbury's-Asda competition probe

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 14:23
The growth of Aldi and Lidl will be considered in a review of the planned supermarket merger.

Russell Bishop 'murdered two Brighton schoolgirls in 1986'

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 14:18
Russell Bishop was cleared of killing the nine-year-olds but his acquittal was quashed, a court hears.