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Manchester United: Memphis Depay sale agreed with Lyon

Wed, 2017-01-18 19:05
Manchester United agree a deal to sell Memphis Depay to Lyon for a fee thought to be in the region of £16m.

Primates 'sliding towards extinction', say scientists

Wed, 2017-01-18 19:00
A report says that 60% of the world's primate species are under threat of extinction.

Trump inauguration boycott escalates

Wed, 2017-01-18 18:51
More than 50 Democrats will miss Mr Trump's inauguration because of his attack on civil rights hero John Lewis.

Brexit: Boris Johnson warns against 'punishment beatings'

Wed, 2017-01-18 18:47
Boris Johnson tells the EU not to treat the UK's Brexit "escape" like a "World War Two movie".

James Ellington & Nigel Levine: British sprinters 'truly blessed' to be alive

Wed, 2017-01-18 18:25
British sprinter James Ellington says he does not know how he or team-mate Nigel Levine survived a motorbike accident in Spain.

What time will he be president?

Wed, 2017-01-18 18:20
The day begins early for President-elect Trump at the exclusive White House guest residence.

City banks warn of Brexit job moves

Wed, 2017-01-18 18:20
Two major City of London investment banks say that some staff will have to move abroad when the UK leaves the EU.

Line of cyclists in Bangladesh sets Guinness World Record

Wed, 2017-01-18 18:15
Bangladesh cyclists set a world record for the longest single line of moving bikes.

Formula 1 sale to Liberty Media approved by FIA

Wed, 2017-01-18 18:06
Formula 1's governing body the FIA approves the sale of the sport's commercial rights to Liberty Media.

Man creates carousel on Helsinki lake

Wed, 2017-01-18 18:03
The 200-tonne ice carousel was created by Janne Kapylehto, using a chainsaw.

Rachael Heyhoe Flint dies aged 77

Wed, 2017-01-18 18:02
The women's cricket pioneer and Wolves vice-president dies aged 77 after a short illness.

Masters 2017: Mark Selby beats Mark Williams in final frame

Wed, 2017-01-18 17:51
World and UK champion Mark Selby begins his Masters campaign with a thrilling final-frame 6-5 win over Mark Williams.

Kevin Connolly: Europe mulls May's Brexit credo

Wed, 2017-01-18 17:32
The BBC's Kevin Connolly gauges reaction in the European Parliament to the UK PM's Brexit pledges.

Syria conflict: Russia and Turkey 'in first joint air strikes on IS'

Wed, 2017-01-18 16:52
Moscow says nine of its jets and eight of Turkey's pounded so-called Islamic State targets.

Off the rails

Wed, 2017-01-18 16:44
Did an ill-fated train journey really pull Serbia and Kosovo to the brink of conflict?

'Wheelchair v buggy': Disabled man wins Supreme Court case

Wed, 2017-01-18 16:20
Bus drivers will have to do more to help wheelchair users after a disabled man's court victory.

Pat Nevin: Has Mourinho revitalised Rooney?

Wed, 2017-01-18 16:19
BBC football analyst Pat Nevin asks whether Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has helped Wayne Rooney rediscover his hunger.

Indian woman held for acid attack on ex-lover

Wed, 2017-01-18 15:41
The rare attack in India was allegedly carried out by a woman angry at her lover for breaking up.

GCHQ seeks teenage girls to join cyber security fight

Wed, 2017-01-18 15:39
Web-savvy teenage girls could become the UK's spies of the future, Britain's intelligence agency hopes.

Climate change: Data shows 2016 likely to be warmest year yet

Wed, 2017-01-18 15:39
Temperature data for 2016 shows it is likely to have edged ahead of 2015 as the world's warmest year.