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Allardyce named Sunderland manager

3 hours 26 min ago
Sunderland appoint former West Ham and Newcastle boss Sam Allardyce as manager on a two-year contract.

Former BBC presenter Hugh Scully dies

3 hours 42 min ago
Hugh Scully, who presented the BBC's Antiques Roadshow for 19 years, and before that Nationwide, dies at the age of 72.

Dundee United's Hughes bid rejected

4 hours 16 min ago
Dundee United have an approach to hold discussions with John Hughes rejected by Inverness Caledonian Thistle.

US to abandon training new Syria rebels

4 hours 17 min ago
The US is to stop efforts to train new Syrian rebel forces and says it will shift to providing equipment and weapons to existing forces.

Netgear router exploit detected

4 hours 27 min ago
A flaw in thousands of Netgear routers has been exploited by hackers, according to a security researcher.

Newsreader Gordon Honeycombe dies

4 hours 37 min ago
Gordon Honeycombe, the face of ITN news between 1965 and 1977, dies in Australia aged 79.

Bieber back on top in singles chart

4 hours 51 min ago
Justin Bieber becomes only the fourth music artist in UK history to have the same single to hit number one on three separate occasions.

VIDEO: How can Ebola survivors get ill again?

5 hours 8 min ago
BBC News looks at how it is possible for Ebola survivors to contract the virus again.

VIDEO: Huge waterspouts filmed in China

5 hours 13 min ago
Footage of spectacular waterspouts filmed off the coast of Dalian, has been broadcast on Chinese TV.

Accused 'accepts' causing PC road death

5 hours 15 min ago
A man accused of murdering PC Dave Phillips accepts his driving caused the death, but said he did not intend to kill him.

FTSE 100 biggest 5-day gain since 2011

5 hours 16 min ago
The London market has its eighth straight day of gains, with miners leading the way after Glencore says it is slashing its zinc production.

When Euro '96 came to Bamber Bridge

5 hours 51 min ago
Pilsners, pop-up bars and a love of Patrik Berger - the day Euro '96 finalists the Czech Republic played at Bamber Bridge.

Who are the EU out campaigners?

5 hours 52 min ago
A guide to the key players pushing for a referendum vote for the UK to leave the EU.

MP will not face parliamentary probe

6 hours 9 min ago
Westminster's standards watchdog will not be investigating allegations surrounding property deals linked to the MP Michelle Thomson.

'Chain of failures' led to gorge deaths

6 hours 16 min ago
A "chain of failures" led to the death of a mother who jumped off a cliff with her four-day-old baby, a coroner rules.

Are global wages about to turn?

6 hours 22 min ago
Newsnight's Duncan Weldon looks the global macroeconomic implications of a changing demographics which could mean rising interest rates, faster wage growth and falling inequality.

VIDEO: Will Corbyn kiss the Queen's hand?

6 hours 38 min ago
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has said that he will join the Privy Council "at a alter date" after missing its first meeting since his appointment.

VIDEO: Employer 'cut off my arm'

6 hours 50 min ago
An Indian domestic servant said her Saudi employer "cut off her arm" when she was trying to escape, having been locked in.

Geology photo contest names winners

6 hours 59 min ago
From Giant's Causeway to Lulworth Cove - the Geological Society of London announces the winners of its photo competition celebrating the 100 Great Geosites of the UK and Ireland.

Accused's mum made Becky kidnap quip

7 hours 9 min ago
The woman accused of murdering Becky Watts was teased by her estranged mother about kidnapping the teenager, a jury hears.