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ITN's Alastair Stewart steps down after social media 'errors of judgement'

bbc - 39 min 44 sec ago
The broadcaster steps down from ITV News following "errors of judgment".

Car spotted with greenhouse on its roof in Heywood

bbc - 46 min 14 sec ago
The passenger in a car behind the driver in Greater Manchester filmed the precarious load.

MEPs sing Auld Lang Syne to mark UK exit

bbc - 48 min 5 sec ago
The singing happened as Brexit withdrawal agreement was being ratified.

Lungs 'magically' heal damage from smoking

bbc - 1 hour 27 sec ago
The effect has even been seen in people who had smoked for 40 years.

Calvin Klein perfume 'big hit' with Banham Zoo's big cats

bbc - Wed, 01/29/2020 - 23:29
Keepers say that Calvin Klein perfume is particular hit with all the big cats at the zoo.

Scottish independence: MSPs back new referendum in Holyrood vote

bbc - Wed, 01/29/2020 - 23:17
The Scottish Parliament votes 64 to 54 to back Nicola Sturgeon's call for a new vote on independence.

Man Utd agree deal to sign Fernandes from Sporting - subject to medical & personal terms

bbc - Wed, 01/29/2020 - 23:04
Manchester United agree a deal to sign Portugal midfielder Bruno Fernandes from Sporting Lisbon.

Two UK deaths 'may be linked to vaping lung injury'

bbc - Wed, 01/29/2020 - 23:04
The cases are being investigated by the body that regulates e-cigarettes in the UK.

Why Trump's Middle East plan is so divisive

bbc - Wed, 01/29/2020 - 22:52
The BBC's Jeremy Bowen explains why the proposal has been lauded by the Israelis, but shunned by the Palestinians.

BBC News to close 450 posts as part of £80m savings drive

bbc - Wed, 01/29/2020 - 21:20
There will be cuts to Radio 5 Live and BBC Two’s Newsnight as part of an £80m savings drive.

Northern: Rail firm brought under government control

bbc - Wed, 01/29/2020 - 21:16
The government is to take control of the troubled train operator after two years of passenger chaos.

Boeing reports its first loss in two decades

bbc - Wed, 01/29/2020 - 20:41
The bill for the 737 Max crisis helped push it to a $636m loss for 2019.

Grenfell Tower fire: Firms want immunity over evidence

bbc - Wed, 01/29/2020 - 20:33
Companies due to appear at the inquiry want a guarantee that what they say won't lead to prosecution.

Australian Open: Dominic Thiem stuns Rafael Nadal in four-set thriller

bbc - Wed, 01/29/2020 - 20:12
Top seed Rafael Nadal is out of the Australian Open after Austria's Dominic Thiem overpowers the Spaniard in Melbourne.

Injured Archer ruled out of T20s against South Africa

bbc - Wed, 01/29/2020 - 20:03
England fast bowler Jofra Archer is ruled out of the three-match T20 series against South Africa next month because of an elbow injury.

Washing machine owners must re-check for fire risk

bbc - Wed, 01/29/2020 - 20:00
Three more models are added to the recall list of Hotpoint and Indesit machines that can cause fires.

Coronavirus: My wife must stay in Wuhan, says British man

bbc - Wed, 01/29/2020 - 19:52
A British man and his daughter are given a flight home, but there is no place for his Chinese wife.

MoTs: Two new lifts going into operation in Northern Ireland

bbc - Wed, 01/29/2020 - 19:34
The equipment had already been purchased from the same company that provided NI's other 55 lifts.

Rescued owl was 'too fat to fly', Suffolk sanctuary says

bbc - Wed, 01/29/2020 - 18:26
The owl probably overindulged during a mild spell that left it with lots of prey, bird experts say.

Tottenham: Steven Bergwijn completes £27m move from PSV Eindhoven

bbc - Wed, 01/29/2020 - 18:19
Tottenham Hotspur sign Netherlands forward Steven Bergwijn from PSV Eindhoven on a contract until 2025.