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Somalia al-Shabab: Deadly double car bombing near presidential palace

Fri, 02/23/2018 - 23:11
At least 18 people are dead after two large explosions, one of them at the presidential palace.

Florida shooting: NRA-linked firms hit by consumer boycott

Fri, 02/23/2018 - 22:49
Hertz and Enterprise Holdings are among corporate partners shunning the powerful gun lobby.

Six Nations: France 34-17 Italy

Fri, 02/23/2018 - 22:42
Mathieu Bastareaud impresses on his France return as the hosts pick up a comfortable Six Nations win at the Stade Velodrome.

Scotland v England: Murrayfield crowd will inspire England, says Chris Robshaw

Fri, 02/23/2018 - 22:00
A hostile Murrayfield crowd this weekend will only serve to bring England's players closer together, says flanker Chris Robshaw.

Nigerian president apologises for Boko Haram schoolgirl kidnap

Fri, 02/23/2018 - 21:41
President Buhari apologises for the suspected abductions, as parents say 100 remain missing.

White House barrier hit by vehicle, Secret Service says

Fri, 02/23/2018 - 21:18
A woman has been taken into custody after the crash, the Secret Service says

Labour's general secretary Iain McNicol resigns

Fri, 02/23/2018 - 21:16
Iain McNicol is standing down to "pursue new challenges" after seven years in the role.

Trump-Russia: Ex-campaign aide Rick Gates pleads guilty

Fri, 02/23/2018 - 21:14
Rick Gates admits to lying to the FBI about work for the Ukrainian government and hiding his income.

Women's Six Nations 2018: Scotland 8-43 England

Fri, 02/23/2018 - 21:01
England Women score seven tries to beat Scotland and maintain their pursuit of a second consecutive Six Nations Grand Slam.

What the British think of arming teachers

Fri, 02/23/2018 - 20:52
President Trump says he wants some US teachers to be trained to tackle gunmen. What do British people think?

Which haircuts have been banned from schools?

Fri, 02/23/2018 - 20:50
The "McDonalds" haircut was banned in a Norfolk school - but it's not the first cut to cause controversy.

Donald Tusk: UK Brexit plans 'pure illusion'

Fri, 02/23/2018 - 20:36
The European Council president says reports suggest the UK is still trying to cherry pick its Brexit deal.

Six Nations: England & Scotland rivalry, Wales & Ireland in 'grudge match'

Fri, 02/23/2018 - 20:32
England coach Eddie Jones accuses Scotland of gamesmanship as the teams prepare for Saturday's Six Nations clash and their 136th meeting.

Bullish Trump jokes about hiding his bald spot

Fri, 02/23/2018 - 19:55
The hair joke was one of several off-script moments as the president relished addressing supporters.

Eddy Amoo: The Real Thing singer dies at 73

Fri, 02/23/2018 - 19:23
He performed on hits like You To Me Are Everything and Feel the Force in the 1970s.

Drug suspect on toilet strike for 37 days 'could die'

Fri, 02/23/2018 - 18:33
A court hears the man has refused to use the toilet for 37 days, believed to be a record in custody.

Louella Michie Bestival death: Man charged with manslaughter

Fri, 02/23/2018 - 18:31
Louella Michie, 25, was found dead in woods on the edge of the festival site at Lulworth Castle.

Do people agree with Kylie Jenner on the Snapchat update?

Fri, 02/23/2018 - 18:28
We asked young people what they thought about the Snapchat after Kylie Jenner said she was no longer a fan.

UK weather: Spring 'postponed' as cold snap hits UK

Fri, 02/23/2018 - 18:10
Freezing air from Russia could give the UK its coldest February week for five years.

FA Cup: Leicester v Chelsea quarter-final live on BBC One

Fri, 02/23/2018 - 17:55
The FA Cup quarter-final between Leicester and Chelsea will be broadcast live on BBC One on Sunday, 18 March.