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FA Cup: Fourth substitute to be allowed in latter stages of competition

Wed, 2016-07-27 06:43
Clubs will be allowed to use a fourth substitute during extra time in the latter stages of this season's FA Cup.

Rio 2016: Russia's fencing & triathlon teams cleared to compete at Olympics

Wed, 2016-07-27 05:56
Russia's fencing and triathlon teams are cleared to compete in the Rio Olympic Games by their sport's governing bodies.

Heather Knight column: 'Super League set to be hugely exciting new competition'

Wed, 2016-07-27 05:56
England captain Heather Knight reflects on England's success against Pakistan, and looks ahead to the new Super League.

Aerial video of 'world's deepest' underwater sinkhole in South China Sea

Wed, 2016-07-27 05:49
This stunning aerial video shows the world's largest underwater sinkhole in the South China Sea, according to Chinese scientists.

Syria: Deadly IS twin blasts rock Kurdish city of Qamishli

Wed, 2016-07-27 05:47
At least 40 people have been killed in a double bombing in a Kurdish-controlled city of Qamishli in north-east Syria, reports say.

Orangutan 'copies human speech'

Wed, 2016-07-27 05:10
An orangutan copying sounds made by researchers offers new clues to how human speech evolved, scientists say.

Desperate mum restrains mentally ill son with handcuffs

Wed, 2016-07-27 05:10
A desperate mum has had to resort to using handcuffs to restrain her mentally ill son, due to the lack of support from mental health services.

Ice Bucket Challenge funds gene discovery in ALS (MND) research

Wed, 2016-07-27 04:58
The Ice Bucket Challenge that went viral in 2014 has funded the discovery of an important gene in the neurodegenerative disease ALS, the ALS Association says.

Manchester United, Arsenal, Liverpool & Manchester City among EFL Trophy rejections

Wed, 2016-07-27 04:56
Arsenal, Liverpool, Manchester United and Manchester City are among the clubs to reject the chance to enter teams in the EFL Trophy.

French church attack: Faith leaders call for more security

Wed, 2016-07-27 04:45
Christian, Muslim, Jewish and Buddhist representatives call for more security at places of worship after the jihadist murder of an elderly priest in his own church.

Tesla offers peek into battery factory

Wed, 2016-07-27 04:37
The BBC's Dave Lee visits the Gigafactory - Tesla's 3,000 acre battery manufacturing plant.

Somalia attack: 'Ex-MP' was Mogadishu suicide bomber

Wed, 2016-07-27 04:31
An ex-MP was one of two suicide car bombers who carried out Tuesday's deadly attacks in Somalia's capital, Mogadishu, militants say.

Japan knife attack: Suspect's home searched by police

Wed, 2016-07-27 04:30
Police search the home of Satoshi Uematsu, suspected of killing 19 people at a disability care centre in Japan's worst mass killing in decades.

Pep Guardiola: Man City boss bans overweight players from training

Wed, 2016-07-27 04:10
New Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola bans junk food and exiles overweight players from first-team training.

India child labour bill amendments criticised by UN

Wed, 2016-07-27 02:40
India comes under criticism after its parliament approves several controversial amendments to the country's child labour bill.

Shirley Chisholm: The woman who ran for president in 1972

Wed, 2016-07-27 01:22
The first black congresswoman made a presidential bid in 1972 - making her the first black American to run for president and the first woman to run for the Democratic Party's presidential nomination.

Rio 2016: James Bond and the Queen's arrival at London 2012

Wed, 2016-07-27 01:20
BBC Sport continues the countdown to the 2016 Rio Olympic Games with the moment Daniel Craig's James Bond and Her Majesty the Queen arrive at London 2012.

Missing treasure hunter's remains found in New Mexico

Wed, 2016-07-27 00:19
The remains of a 54-year-old man who disappeared hunting for a hidden stash of gold and jewels in New Mexico have been discovered, local authorities say.

Meryl Streep screams on the podium

Wed, 2016-07-27 00:06
Actress Meryl Streep pays tribute to Hillary Clinton.

Bill on Hillary: 'I hope you'll elect her'

Tue, 2016-07-26 23:23
Former President Bill Clinton has taken to the stage at the Democratic convention to make the case for his wife to become America's first female president.