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'Patients at risk' from doctors' low morale

BBC - 22 hours 1 min ago
There is a "state of unease" in the UK medical profession that risks affecting patients, the GMC warns.

West Ham v Chelsea: Arrests after London Stadium crowd disorder

BBC - 22 hours 8 min ago
West Ham say they will issue life bans to any supporters involved in the crowd disturbances during their EFL Cup win over Chelsea.

Calais 'Jungle' children with nowhere to sleep

BBC - 22 hours 34 min ago
Hundreds of migrants remain at the Calais "Jungle" camp, including about 100 minors without beds.

Barclays sets aside another £600m for PPI claims

BBC - 22 hours 41 min ago
Barclays sets aside an extra £600m to meet PPI claims as it reports a rise in quarterly profits.

Rugby League World Cup 2021: England chosen as hosts ahead of US & Canada

BBC - 22 hours 43 min ago
England will host the 2021 World Cup after being selected ahead of a rival joint bid from the United States and Canada.

Top flight

BBC - Thu, 10/27/2016 - 2:32am
Heathrow's third runway could involve planes taking off from a "ramp" over a motorway. How would this work, asks Harry Low.

Italy earthquakes: Strong tremors shake central region

BBC - Thu, 10/27/2016 - 2:31am
Two strong earthquakes hit central Italy, damaging buildings and sending people into the streets.

Newspaper review: 'Bittersweet' Bake Off and Russia manoeuvres

BBC - Thu, 10/27/2016 - 12:57am
The winner of the Great British Bake Off and UK troops deploying to Estonia in a bid to deter Russian aggression make Thursday's headlines.

Poppy Appeal urges public to 'rethink Remembrance'

BBC - Thu, 10/27/2016 - 12:44am
This year's Royal British Legion Poppy Appeal promotes recognition of younger veterans and serving soldiers.

Samsung operating profit plunges 30% in wake of Note 7 fiasco

BBC - Wed, 10/26/2016 - 11:21pm
The world's largest smartphone maker Samsung sees its operating profit plunge by 30%, pulled down by the recall of its Note 7 flagship phone.

Guo Chuan: World record attempt Chinese sailor missing

BBC - Wed, 10/26/2016 - 11:05pm
A Chinese sailor trying to break the world record for crossing the Pacific alone goes missing near Hawaii.

US election daily dig: Clinton's Death Row chic

BBC - Wed, 10/26/2016 - 10:29pm
With 12 days to go, Donald Trump touts his new Washington DC hotel, Hillary Clinton celebrates her 69th birthday with Adele and talks Death Row chic.

Chris Evans and Nick Grimshaw both lose listeners

BBC - Wed, 10/26/2016 - 8:22pm
Radio presenters Chris Evans and Nick Grimshaw both lose listeners in the latest industry figures.

A-levels choice 'reduced by funding squeeze'

BBC - Wed, 10/26/2016 - 8:10pm
Sixth-form colleges in England are offering fewer courses because of financial pressures, a study finds.

Inside one of Islamic State's tunnels

BBC - Wed, 10/26/2016 - 7:32pm
Orla Guerin goes inside one of Islamic State's tunnel networks.

Vincent Kompany: Man City captain replaced because he was 'tired' - Pep Guardiola

BBC - Wed, 10/26/2016 - 7:29pm
Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany asked to be substituted in the EFL Cup defeat by Manchester United because he was "tired", says boss Pep Guardiola.

No pirates here

BBC - Wed, 10/26/2016 - 7:28pm
Somali-Americans are tired of seeing themselves portrayed as terrorists. A new film tries to challenge stereotypes.

The Skype sex scam

BBC - Wed, 10/26/2016 - 7:24pm
Arab men are being targeted by blackmailers who trick them into them masturbating on webcams - then make them pay for it.

Crazy Diamond

BBC - Wed, 10/26/2016 - 7:19pm
As Cambridge celebrates the life and work of one its most famous musical sons, BBC News looks at the legacy Syd Barrett left in the city and beyond.

Kosovo's love affair with the Clintons

BBC - Wed, 10/26/2016 - 7:18pm
Kosovan Albanians' adulation for Bill and Hillary Clinton persists years after Nato's military intervention, finds the BBC's Guy Delauney - but is it justified?