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Andy Murray's wife gives birth to girl

Tue, 2016-02-09 17:42
Tennis star Andy Murray's wife Kim Sears has given birth to a girl.

US warns over N Korea plutonium bomb

Tue, 2016-02-09 17:28
North Korea could soon have enough plutonium to build nuclear weapons after restarting one of its reactors, a US spy chief says.

VIDEO: Starlings' 'ballet of the skies' filmed

Tue, 2016-02-09 17:19
A "ballet of the skies" is how one expert described this murmuration of 70,000 starlings in Oxfordshire.

UN fears for fate of Aleppo civilians

Tue, 2016-02-09 17:06
Up to 300,000 people could be cut off from food supplies if Syrian government forces encircle rebel-held parts of the northern city of Aleppo, the UN says.

Deutsche Bank finances 'rock solid'

Tue, 2016-02-09 17:00
Shares in Deutsche Bank continue to fall on Tuesday despite assurances from the bank that its balance sheet is rock solid.

Labour Trident deal 'may be impossible'

Tue, 2016-02-09 16:57
Shadow home secretary Andy Burnham says it may be "impossible" for Labour to reach an agreed position on Trident.

Charity appeal to trace slum families

Tue, 2016-02-09 16:51
Appeal to trace families who lived in England's poorest areas

Man 'hurls alligator' into restaurant

Tue, 2016-02-09 16:47
A man in Florida is facing charges of aggravated assault after allegedly throwing an alligator into a fast-food restaurant.

Academy chain schools 'not good enough'

Tue, 2016-02-09 16:14
Ofsted has warned the E-Act academy chain that the quality of education for too many pupils is "not good enough".

Made In Chelsea star leaves The Jump

Tue, 2016-02-09 16:08
Mark-Francis Vandelli becomes the fourth contestant to drop out of Channel 4 series The Jump.

VIDEO: Escaped wallaby caught in Bristol

Tue, 2016-02-09 15:59
A wallaby which escaped after the fence of its enclosure blew down has been re-captured.

Last-minute talks over doctor strike

Tue, 2016-02-09 15:35
Last-minute talks are taking place between doctors and government negotiators to avert Wednesday's strike amid suggestions a deal on the contract dispute was blocked by ministers.

Ireland legend O'Connell quits rugby

Tue, 2016-02-09 15:22
Former Ireland and Lions captain Paul O'Connell is forced to retire from rugby with immediate effect on medical advice.

Junior doctors row: How close did they get?

Tue, 2016-02-09 15:20
Talks in the junior doctor dispute over recent weeks have seen a fair amount of progress. So how close did they get to a deal?

Age UK halts controversial energy deal

Tue, 2016-02-09 15:05
Charity Age UK and energy provider E.On suspend a branded tariff following criticism that customers are paying more than on E.On's cheapest deal.

Don McLean pleads not guilty to assault

Tue, 2016-02-09 14:47
American Pie singer Don McLean pleads not guilty to a domestic violence charge and will not appear in court later this month.

Five ways to help a dyslexic person at work

Tue, 2016-02-09 14:36
As a dyslexic woman wins a disability discrimination case, what sort of steps can an employer take to make life easier for staff with dyslexia?

BBC to show Champions League of Darts

Tue, 2016-02-09 14:20
The inaugural Champions League of Darts, which will be held in Cardiff in September, is to be broadcast live across the BBC.

Charlton probe Meire 'resignation'

Tue, 2016-02-09 14:08
Charlton investigate after a fake document showing the resignation of CEO Katrien Meire was sent to Companies House.

Watchdog's web monitoring bill fear

Tue, 2016-02-09 14:02
Plans to give firm legal backing to computer hacking by Britain's spies do not do enough to protect privacy, a watchdog has warned.