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Met Police Commissioner: Who will be Britain's next top cop?

1 hour 57 min ago
The UK's next top police officer will be chosen on Wednesday - who are the contenders?

Singapore 'fire rainbow' cloud phenomenon lights up sky

2 hours 23 min ago
The multi-coloured glow appeared in the late afternoon, to the delight of people in the city-state.

David Cassidy: Ex-Partridge Family idol says he has dementia

3 hours 6 min ago
He forgot the words to classic songs and appeared physically unstable at concerts last weekend.

Mary Berry 'stands by' Paul Hollywood after Bake Off move

3 hours 50 min ago
The former Bake Off judge also admits the one thing she didn't like about the show.

Hospital cuts planned in most of England

4 hours 54 sec ago
There are proposals to close hospitals or cut services in over half of local areas, a BBC analysis shows.

Snail venom compound 'offers chronic pain therapy'

4 hours 13 min ago
It could open the door to a new type of medicine for preventing and treating pain.

Light plane crashes into Melbourne shopping complex

4 hours 34 min ago
Five people were on board but it is too early to determine casualties, authorities say.

Trump state visit: Protests as MPs debate petition

4 hours 37 min ago
Protests take place in London as MPs debate whether Donald Trump should be given a state visit to the UK.

Hacking toasters

4 hours 37 min ago
With hacking potential, people need to have more security on their basic home appliances

The woman who's baking big news stories

4 hours 38 min ago
The Nobel Prize, viral videos, Beyonce's pregnancy photo... Amber Spiegel has covered them all - on cookies.

Light plane crashes into Melbourne shopping complex

4 hours 51 min ago
A plane carrying five people has crashed into a Melbourne shopping complex, Australian authorities say.

Islamic State: Battle for Mosul by land and air

5 hours 1 min ago
While so-called Islamic State rules the road, Iraqi forces control the skies in the battle for Mosul, as the BBC's Quentin Sommerville reports.

Accessing the world

5 hours 3 min ago
Brazilian Ricardo Shimosakai is a tourist agent who specialises in finding holiday packages for people with mobility issues.

Newspaper headlines: 'Business rates battle' and the £6bn bill

5 hours 10 min ago
Accusations over the proposed changes to business rates make the front pages.

Faster drugs?

5 hours 14 min ago
How cloud computing is speeding up the development of potentially life-saving drugs.

MPs attack ministers' lack of action on gender pay gap

5 hours 20 min ago
The Women and Equalities Committee calls government response inadequate and deeply disappointing.

Thaw on pause

5 hours 21 min ago
The new Trump presidency could have profound implications for US relations with Iran, says the BBC's Kambiz Fattahi.

London terror arrests: Metropolitan Police hold five teenagers

20 February 2017 - 10:52pm
The five males are suspected of planning to travel to join a proscribed organisation, police say.

Arsenal beat Sutton 2-0 in FA Cup fifth round

20 February 2017 - 10:29pm
Arsenal reach the FA Cup quarter-finals as goals from Lucas Perez and Theo Walcott beat non-league Sutton United.

Newcastle United 2-0 Aston Villa

20 February 2017 - 9:57pm
Newcastle United move one point clear at the top of the Championship, scoring in each half to defeat Aston Villa.

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