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Airport expansion decision needed 'urgently' - MPs

Sun, 2016-07-24 04:24
The government must make an "urgent and immediate decision" on airport expansion in south-east England, a group of cross-party MPs say.

California wildfires: Hundreds flee homes near Los Angeles

Sun, 2016-07-24 03:54
Fast-moving wildfires have forced hundreds of people to leave their homes in mountains north of Los Angeles, California, the authorities say.

Turkey failed coup: Purge disbands presidential guard

Sun, 2016-07-24 03:51
Turkey's elite presidential guard is to be disbanded after nearly 300 of its members were detained following last week's failed coup.

Kabul blast: Afghanistan mourns protest bombing victims

Sun, 2016-07-24 01:01
Afghanistan observes a day of national mourning after a suicide attack claimed by so-called Islamic State kills 80 people at a march in Kabul.

Michelangelo's mountain

Sun, 2016-07-24 00:13
Diggers remove a million tonnes of stone a year from the place where Roman emperors, Michelangelo and Mussolini all went for their marble.

Football star's identity crisis

Sun, 2016-07-24 00:08
Why has the internet been arguing about the former Barcelona centre-half? Find out with BBC Trending's round-up.

Bourne again

Sun, 2016-07-24 00:06
The new Jason Bourne film might feature a plot involving a global social network, but don't expect to find its director Paul Greengrass tweeting about it any time soon.

Solar Impulse: Zero-fuel plane begins final flight

Sat, 2016-07-23 23:59
The Sun-powered aircraft Solar Impulse sets out from Egypt's capital, Cairo, on the last leg of its quest to circle the globe.

Barmaids and Brazilians

Sat, 2016-07-23 23:32
England's victory in the 1966 World Cup is now a part of the national legend but the tournament had a lasting impact on the country itself.

Industry transformed

Sat, 2016-07-23 23:30
Celebrating 25 years of an industrial wasteland's transformation into The National Forest.

Katie Razzall: How does England's North West view Brexit?

Sat, 2016-07-23 23:29
One month on from the Brexit vote, how divided is Britain? Newsnight's Katie Razzall assesses the mood across the North West of England.

Larry Jagan: Myanmar's Lady cosies up to the General

Sat, 2016-07-23 23:26
Will the increasingly close relationship between Aung San Suu Kyi and Myanmar's senior general pave the way to a more democratic Myanmar?

Munich gunman 'obsessed with mass shootings'

Sat, 2016-07-23 23:24
The teenager who killed nine people in Munich was obsessed with mass shootings, including the Norwegian massacre by Anders Behring Breivik of 2011, German police say.

Engineering innovation

Sat, 2016-07-23 23:21
Robot Wars judge Noel Sharkey shares his memories of the programme.

Wave goodbye

Sat, 2016-07-23 23:20
It has been a hair routine for decades, but salons are having to change tack as numbers seeking the traditional shampoo and set decline.

Hate crime: Prosecutors told to seek tougher sentences

Sat, 2016-07-23 23:07
Prosecutors will be urged to seek tougher sentences for people committing hate crimes, following a rise in incidents in the wake of the Brexit vote in the EU referendum.

Johanna Konta beats Dominika Cibulkova to reach final in Stanford

Sat, 2016-07-23 22:38
British number one Johanna Konta beats Dominika Cibulkova in California to reach her first final on the WTA Tour.

Turkey failed coup: Presidential guard to be disbanded

Sat, 2016-07-23 22:13
Turkey's elite presidential guard is to be disbanded after nearly 300 of its members were detained following last week's failed coup.

Dover ferry port chaos leads to 14-hour traffic jams

Sat, 2016-07-23 20:38
Delays at the Port of Dover have caused up to 14-hour tailbacks on the A20 /M20 with Kent Police warning disruption could last for another two days.

Munich shooting: 'I heard shots and people screaming'

Sat, 2016-07-23 20:23
An eyewitness to the Munich attack, who managed to communicate with the gunman, explains what he saw and heard.