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UK goes to polls in EU referendum

Wed, 2016-06-22 19:00
Millions of voters are set to cast a ballot later in an historic referendum on whether the UK should remain in the European Union or leave.

The Libyans who stop IS escaping by sea

Wed, 2016-06-22 18:49
Government-backed forces in Libya have made significant gains against the fighters of so-called Islamic State.

Spain interior minister refuses to resign over smear allegations

Wed, 2016-06-22 18:26
The Spanish interior minister refuses to resign after leaked tapes appear to link him to efforts to smear separatist politicians in Catalonia, as protests build.

US election: Donald Trump's first 100 days in office

Wed, 2016-06-22 18:15
Republican Donald Trump has set out what he will prioritise in office, if he beats Democrat Hillary Clinton in November's election.

Sweden 0-1 Belgium

Wed, 2016-06-22 17:47
Belgium win to reach the last 16 of Euro 2016 and knock Sweden go out, ending Zlatan Ibrahimovic's international career.

One-month sentence

Wed, 2016-06-22 17:12
A New Mexico couple incited public debate after punishing their teenage son for stealing by banishing him to live in a tent for a month

Wu's death sparks foreign policy debate

Wed, 2016-06-22 17:00
The sudden death of influential foreign policy "dove" Wu Jianmin sparks a rare moment of reflection in China on its foreign policy challenges, the BBC's Vincent Ni explains.

Euro 2016: Wales v Turkey, England v Iceland & Northern Ireland v France in last 16

Wed, 2016-06-22 16:57
Wales will play Northern Ireland in the last 16 of Euro 2016, while England take on Iceland and the Republic of Ireland play France.

Italy 0-1 Republic of Ireland

Wed, 2016-06-22 16:54
The Republic of Ireland make it through to the last 16 of Euro 2016 in dramatic style after Robbie Brady's late winner over Italy.

Crowds remember Jo Cox on her birthday

Wed, 2016-06-22 16:31
Friends and colleagues, as well as Lily Allen and Bill Nighy, remember Jo Cox on what would have been her 42nd birthday.

Tesla bid for SolarCity 'shameful'

Wed, 2016-06-22 16:19
Tesla's bid to buy struggling solar energy firm SolarCity has been called "shameful" by financier Jim Chanos.

How the BBC reports polling day

Wed, 2016-06-22 16:13
Strict rules mean the BBC, like other broadcasters, is not allowed to report details of campaigning while the polls are open.

Democrats hold Congress 'sit-in' protest to force gun control vote

Wed, 2016-06-22 15:50
Democratic congressmen are refusing to leave the floor of the House of Representatives in order to force a vote on gun control regulations.

Turkey 'blocking' German MPs' visit to Incirlik air base

Wed, 2016-06-22 15:45
Turkey is blocking plans by a German delegation to visit the Incirlik air base, German officials say, in a further sign of strained relations between Berlin and Ankara.

House Democrats stage sit-in on US gun control

Wed, 2016-06-22 15:01
Georgia congressman John Lewis led a sit-in on the House floor with his fellow Democrats to force a vote on gun control.

Palestinians jailed for life for killing Israeli couple

Wed, 2016-06-22 14:36
An Israeli military court has sentenced four Palestinians to life in prison for the murder of an Israeli couple last October, the military says.

Spain driver caught using doll in Madrid car-share con

Wed, 2016-06-22 14:29
A driver near Madrid is caught travelling in the high-occupancy lane of a busy road accompanied by a child-sized doll in the passenger seat.

Colombia and Farc rebels reach agreement on bilateral ceasefire

Wed, 2016-06-22 14:15
The Colombian government and the Farc rebels say they have agreed to lay down arms as they approach the end of historic peace talks in Havana.

Iceland 2-1 Austria

Wed, 2016-06-22 13:55
Iceland will play England in the last 16 of Euro 2016 after Arnor Ingvi Traustason's winner against Austria.

US election: Donald Trump attacks 'most corrupt' Hillary Clinton

Wed, 2016-06-22 13:49
Republican nominee-to-be Donald Trump attacks Hillary Clinton's integrity, calling her the most corrupt presidential candidate ever.

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