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Abbie Mclaren: Driver who killed schoolgirl relative jailed for five years

bbc - Fri, 06/28/2019 - 17:00
Abbie Mclaren, 12, was hit by a speeding car being driven by her father's cousin Martin McGuire.

Glastonbury 2019: Freya Ridings' crowd-surfing fantasy

bbc - Fri, 06/28/2019 - 16:58
The pop star says she'd crowd-surf at the festival, 'if my songs weren't so sad'.

Wimbledon 2019 draw: Edmund to play Munar in first round as Nadal & Federer drawn in same half

bbc - Fri, 06/28/2019 - 16:46
Rafael Nadal is in the same half of the Wimbledon draw as eight-time champion Roger Federer - and could play Nick Kyrgios in the second round.

Hamilton quickest in Austrian GP opening practice

bbc - Fri, 06/28/2019 - 16:41
Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton heads Ferrari driver Sebastian Vettel in first practice at the Austrian Grand Prix.

European heatwave: Record temperatures 'claim lives'

bbc - Fri, 06/28/2019 - 16:41
Several people are believed to have lost their lives as a result of the extreme temperatures.

AC Milan banned from Europa League next season over Financial Fair Play breaches

bbc - Fri, 06/28/2019 - 16:37
AC Milan are banned from next season's Europa League over Financial Fair Play breaches.

Girl, 12, drowns in River Irwell in Bury

bbc - Fri, 06/28/2019 - 16:17
Police "strongly urge" people not to cool off in rivers, lakes and reservoirs in the warm weather.

Putin: Russian president says liberalism 'obsolete'

bbc - Fri, 06/28/2019 - 15:56
Speaking before the G20 summit, the Russian leader says the political ideology has "outlived its purpose".

Record-breaking peak of 7.6m watch England game

bbc - Fri, 06/28/2019 - 15:50
A record-breaking peak UK TV audience of 7.6 million watched England's 3-0 win over Norway in the Women's World Cup on Thursday.

Cricket World Cup: South Africa's Kagios Rabada dismisses Sri Lanka's Dimuth Karunaratne with first ball of match

bbc - Fri, 06/28/2019 - 15:48
South Africa's Kagiso Rabada gets a wicket with the first ball of the day as Dimuth Karunaratne fends a short ball to slip in their match with Sri Lanka at Chester-le-Street.

Morandi bridge towers demolished in Genoa

bbc - Fri, 06/28/2019 - 14:10
Demolition experts blow up what remained of a bridge which collapsed in a storm killing 43 people.

Theresa May: Salisbury poisoning suspects must face justice

bbc - Fri, 06/28/2019 - 13:45
The PM says Russia must stop its "destabilising activities", ahead of talks with President Putin.

Legoland-owner Merlin Entertainments agrees £4.8bn offer

bbc - Fri, 06/28/2019 - 13:45
The family behind Lego is set to buy Merlin Entertainments, which also owns Alton Towers.

Donald Trump's joking reprimand to Putin: 'Don't meddle in the 2020 election'

bbc - Fri, 06/28/2019 - 13:10
The US president held a meeting with the Russian leader during the G20 summit in Japan.

News daily: Biden's race record and Glastonbury heatwave

bbc - Fri, 06/28/2019 - 11:34
Your morning briefing for 28 June 2019.