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Richard III 'drank a bottle a day'

Sun, 2014-08-17 08:18
Research into Richard III's bones and teeth reveals the last Plantagenet king drank about a bottle of wine a day in the last years of his reign.

Gaza peace talks to resume in Cairo

Sun, 2014-08-17 08:03
Peace talks on ending the Gaza conflict are due to restart in Cairo a day before the current ceasefire is set to expire.

Brook wants to set up Khan fight

Sun, 2014-08-17 07:43
Kell Brook has targeted a fight against Amir Khan after becoming the IBF welterweight champion by beating Shawn Porter.

Emmys honour Uzo Aduba and Sherlock

Sun, 2014-08-17 07:13
Actress Uzo Aduba, TV host Jimmy Fallon and BBC drama Sherlock are among the main winners at the Creative Arts Emmy Awards in Los Angeles.

Tourist boat sinks in Indonesia

Sun, 2014-08-17 06:58
At least 10 foreign tourists and five Indonesians are missing after their boat sinks east of the island of Lombok, officials say.

Ukrainian fighter jet shot down

Sun, 2014-08-17 06:41
Ukraine's military says a fighter jet was shot down near the rebel city of Luhansk, as part of a stalled Russian aid convoy heads for the border.

Leading historian backs Yes campaign

Sun, 2014-08-17 06:19
The leading Scottish historian, Sir Tom Devine, announces he is now planning to vote "Yes" in the independence referendum.

Burnley v Chelsea

Sun, 2014-08-17 05:51
Preview followed by live coverage of Monday's Premier League game between Burnley and Chelsea.

Downton stars shrug off bottle gaffe

Sun, 2014-08-17 05:49
The stars of Downton Abbey pose with water bottles for a charity picture after a recent gaffe in which a plastic bottle was left in a promotional photo.

Hundreds treated at V Festival

Sun, 2014-08-17 05:42
Almost 500 people at V Festival on the Staffordshire-Shropshire border receive medical treatment and 10 are taken to hospital.

VIDEO: Kurdish weapons 'not up to task'

Sun, 2014-08-17 05:25
Kurdish forces says them need improved weaponry in order to tackle Islamic State militants in Iraq.

Arrest as six rescued from flat fire

Sun, 2014-08-17 04:54
A woman is being questioned on suspicion of arson after six people were rescued from a flat fire in Skegness.

Kurd forces 'advance' on Mosul dam

Sun, 2014-08-17 04:36
Kurdish sources say their forces "are advancing" in a ground offensive to retake Mosul dam from the Islamic State jihadist group.

Drugs warning after girl, 16, dies

Sun, 2014-08-17 04:11
Police Scotland have issued a drugs warning after a 16-year-old girl died after falling ill at a party.

Big Hong Kong rally for government

Sun, 2014-08-17 04:04
Thousands of government supporters rally in Hong Kong to protest against a civil disobedience campaign demanding greater democratic reforms.

Diocese of Truro faces £1m shortfall

Sun, 2014-08-17 03:40
The Anglican Diocese of Truro is facing a shortfall of more than £1m in the next financial year, a bishop says.

Brook claims IBF welterweight title

Sun, 2014-08-17 02:41
Kell Brook becomes the new IBF welterweight title after beating Shawn Porter in Carson, California.

VIDEO: The reindeer herders battling a mine

Sun, 2014-08-17 00:11
A British mining company is at the centre of a bitter dispute with the Sami reindeer herders over its plans to drill for iron ore in the far north of Sweden.

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