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Anthony Joshua: Tyson Fury says yes to all-British heavyweight title fight

26 min 44 sec ago
Tyson Fury says "let's dance" in response to being called out by world heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua.

Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg joins Ohio family for surprise dinner

1 hour 32 min ago
Mark Zuckerberg wins over an Ohio family after dropping in for dinner - at 15 minutes' notice.

Madeleine McCann: Anniversary 'hardest day' for parents

3 hours 55 min ago
The 10th anniversary of Madeleine McCann's disappearance will be one of the hardest days, her parents say.

Comedian pokes fun at Donald Trump

3 hours 59 min ago
US comedian Hasan Minhaj had a dig at the president during the White House Correspondents' Dinner, which the president snubbed.

May vows to protect pensions from 'unscrupulous bosses'

5 hours 54 sec ago
The Tories promise to protect company pensions, while Labour pledges to improve workers' rights.

Household food waste level 'unacceptable'

5 hours 56 min ago
Too much food is wasted in England and households should be helped to throw away less, MPs say.

School funding: Shorter school week should be considered, say head teachers

6 hours 25 min ago
Introducing a four-and-a-half day week in England would be a last resort, head teachers say.

Triple-lock: Call for pensions policy to be revamped

6 hours 48 min ago
Former pensions minister Steve Webb calls for pension increases that target those most in need.

Donald Trump attacks US media at 100-day Pennsylvania rally

6 hours 57 min ago
The president insists he is keeping his election pledges and dismisses criticism as "fake news".

Anthony Joshua beats Wladimir Klitschko - best 5 live commentary moments memes & reaction

7 hours 22 min ago
Listen to big fight commentary highlights and the best social media reaction as Anthony Joshua beats Wladimir Klitschko to add the WBA world heavyweight title to his IBF crown.

Madeleine McCann: Parents mark 10 since daughter went missing

7 hours 27 min ago
Kate and Gerry McCann speak about their missing daughter, 10 years after she vanished aged three.

The man who has saved 92 crash victims

7 hours 43 min ago
Suraj Prakash Vaid rushes to help traffic accident victims in a country where most opt to walk away.

Boy, four, killed after being hit by car in Leeds

7 hours 53 min ago
The fatal collision was outside a medical centre in Leeds, police say.

Green heating system accused of causing 'fuel poverty'

8 hours 12 min ago
The government says district heating networks should cut bills, but some say they are beset with problems.

Line of Duty: series creator Jed Mercurio interrogated

8 hours 38 min ago
It's finally time to find out who Balaclava Man is in the police drama Line of Duty.

North Korea crisis: Pope urges international mediation

8 hours 45 min ago
Norway could be among the powers involved in resolving the nuclear stand-off, he suggests.

Ayrton Senna: Keeping his brand and legacy alive

8 hours 52 min ago
Twenty-three years after his tragic death, legendary F1 driver Ayrton Senna is still one of the most valuable brands in sport.

Happy news this week

9 hours 1 min ago
White tiger cubs and a 101-year-old sprinter - check out this week's happiest stories.

First civilian WW2 death victims honoured in Clacton

9 hours 30 min ago
A fund to commemorate the first civilian deaths of WW2 has now been spent on a refurbished memorial.

World Championship 2017: Mark Selby is big favourite, says John Higgins

9 hours 42 min ago
Four-time winner John Higgins says opponent Mark Selby is the "big favourite" heading into the World Championship final.