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'Brazen' conmen who targeted park homes jailed

7 hours 28 min ago
Brothers jailed for conning elderly people into paying for ineffective insulation under mobile homes.

MPs call for end to 'bogus' self-employment

7 hours 29 min ago
Drivers and couriers for companies like Uber and Deliveroo need full worker rights, MPs say.

Indian brides given bats to keep abusive husbands in check

30 April 2017 - 11:04pm
Women at a mass wedding receive wooden paddles with messages such as "for use against drunkards".

Anthony Joshua looking to improve weaknesses as he plans his next steps

30 April 2017 - 9:47pm
WBA and IBF world heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua says he is "not perfect" and is looking at improving his weaknesses following his defeat of Wladimir Klitschko.

Mauricio Pochettino: 'Victory over Arsenal gives Spurs chance to pressure Chelsea'

30 April 2017 - 9:19pm
Tottenham's victory over Arsenal means they can "put psychological pressure" on Chelsea, says manager Mauricio Pochettino.

Lewis Hamilton mystified by lack of pace at Russian Grand Prix

30 April 2017 - 8:36pm
Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton says he is mystified by his lack of pace after he finished fourth at the Russian Grand Prix.

FA People's Cup: Watch the best goals compilation from day one of the finals in Birmingham

30 April 2017 - 8:13pm
Watch a compilation of the best goals from day one of the FA People's Cup finals in Birmingham.

Women's Footballer of the Year - poll opens

30 April 2017 - 6:59pm
Who do you want to see win BBC Women's Footballer of the Year 2017? Vote here now.

Everton 0-3 Chelsea

30 April 2017 - 6:25pm
Premier League leaders Chelsea take a big step towards clinching the title as three second-half goals see off Everton.

Tottenham Hotspur 2-0 Arsenal

30 April 2017 - 6:23pm
Tottenham keep up their pursuit of Premier League leaders Chelsea as goals from Dele Alli and Harry Kane see off rivals Arsenal.

Sarah Taylor proud of England return following her break from cricket

30 April 2017 - 6:09pm
Sarah Taylor says she felt "more pride" in resuming her England career than when she made her debut in 2006 after returning from anxiety problems.

Highlights: Rangers 1-5 Celtic, Scottish Premiership

30 April 2017 - 6:00pm
Celtic record their biggest score at Ibrox, with Leigh Griffiths and Mikael Lustig scoring the pick of the goals in a one-sided derby contest.

Donald Trump: N Korea's Kim Jong-un a 'smart cookie'

30 April 2017 - 5:58pm
The US president says he has "no idea" if the North Korean leader is sane, amid escalating tensions.

European Badminton Championships: Rajiv Ouseph and the Adcocks win gold in Denmark

30 April 2017 - 5:49pm
England claim two gold medals as Rajiv Ouseph and the Adcocks triumph on the final day of the European Championships in Denmark.

World Championship 2017: John Higgins leads Mark Selby in Crucible final

30 April 2017 - 5:26pm
Four-time winner John Higgins leads 2016 champion Mark Selby 6-2 after the first session of the World Championship final.

One dead and one hurt at Sedgefield motocross event

30 April 2017 - 5:08pm
Police decided to close the privately-run event on safety grounds following the two incidents.

Swansea City: Marcus Rashford 'deceived' ref for penalty, claims Paul Clement

30 April 2017 - 4:10pm
Swansea boss Paul Clement claims Manchester United's Marcus Rashford "deceived" referee Neil Swarbrick to earn a penalty.

Man shot dead after intruders enter house in St Ives

30 April 2017 - 4:01pm
Dorset Police were called to reports intruders had entered a house in the early hours.

Woman arrested after being shot by police

30 April 2017 - 3:56pm
The woman shot in a London raid is held on suspicion of terror offences after hospital treatment.

Dozens of Yazidis enslaved by IS in Iraq now free

30 April 2017 - 3:30pm
The 36 men, women and children were held by IS in Iraq for nearly three years.

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