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Police dig at child rapists' former home

BBC - 3 hours 23 min ago
The garden at the former home of a jailed paedophile couple, who knew serial killers Fred and Rose West, is being dug up by police based on a tip-off.

Wonga sees losses double in 2015

BBC - 3 hours 30 min ago
The UK's biggest payday lender - Wonga - saw its losses double last year as tougher regulation in the industry continued to bite.

Sainsbury's hit by falling food prices

BBC - 3 hours 31 min ago
Sainsbury's reports a fall in annual underlying profits as the supermarket price war continues to hurt the retailer.

Wada suspends fourth lab in a month

BBC - 3 hours 33 min ago
South Africa's Doping Control Laboratory becomes the fourth lab to have its accreditation suspended by Wada within a month.

Birdsong broadcasts come to BBC Radio 3

BBC - 3 hours 36 min ago
BBC Radio 3 will regularly broadcast birdsong as part of its commitment to "slow radio".

PM urged to accept lone Syrian children

BBC - 4 hours 21 min ago
The government is coming under increasing pressure to accept 3,000 child refugees from the Syrian war who have made it into Europe unaccompanied.

Trump set for Republican nomination

BBC - 4 hours 25 min ago
Victory in Indiana tightens Donald Trump's grip on the US Republican presidential nomination after defeat forces rival Ted Cruz from the race.

Paatelainen set to leave Dundee United

BBC - 4 hours 27 min ago
Manager Mixu Paatelainen will soon be leaving Dundee United as talks over a financial package for his departure begin.

Next cuts sales and profit forecast

BBC - 4 hours 32 min ago
Retailer Next warns that its sales and profits could be lower than previously forecast as it remains worried about a slowdown in consumer spending.

Rich will rule for 20 years - Ranieri

BBC - Wed, 05/04/2016 - 2:57am
Leicester City's title win will be hard to repeat because the rich teams almost always succeed, says manager Claudio Ranieri.

Police hunt after jewellery raid

BBC - Wed, 05/04/2016 - 2:38am
A jewellery shop is raided at a north London shopping centre, with sledge hammers and pick-axes recovered afterwards.

Apple must share 'iPhone' name in China

BBC - Wed, 05/04/2016 - 2:33am
A Chinese company is free to use the name "iPhone" on its handbags and leather goods after Apple loses a trademark court ruling in China.

EU exit 'could take years to complete'

BBC - Wed, 05/04/2016 - 1:54am
Leaving the EU would involve years of "complex and daunting" negotiations, peers warn, but Leave campaigners say it should only take two years.

VIDEO: Will our clothes be 3D printed in future?

BBC - Wed, 05/04/2016 - 1:52am
Fashion in the age of technology is being celebrated at the Metropolitan Museum of Art's Costume Institute exhibition.

Labour row, Leicester parties, Labradors' fat gene

BBC - Wed, 05/04/2016 - 1:02am
The continuing row over anti-Semitism in the Labour Party, more Leicester City celebrations, and why Labradors love food all feature in Wednesday's papers.

Canada wildfire forces mass evacuation

BBC - Wed, 05/04/2016 - 12:50am
A huge wildfire forces the evacuation of about 60,000 people from Fort McMurray - the entire population of the city in the Canadian province of Alberta.

VIDEO: Communism to Couture: Chanel in Cuba

BBC - Wed, 05/04/2016 - 12:48am
The French fashion house, Chanel, is staging a fashion show in Cuba.

The National Childbirth Trust's 60 years of advice

BBC - Tue, 05/03/2016 - 10:25pm
Sixty years of the childbirth group that sits in circles

Primary academies 'mixed results'

BBC - Tue, 05/03/2016 - 9:58pm
High-achieving primary schools which become academies show no improvement, but weaker schools make more progress, according to research.

VIDEO: Cruz: 'We are suspending our campaign'

BBC - Tue, 05/03/2016 - 8:50pm
Ted Cruz announces he is ending his campaign for the US Republican presidential nomination, after losing heavily to Donald Trump in the Indiana primary.