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VIDEO: Health benefits of a daytime snooze

BBC - 20 hours 44 min ago
Researchers say taking forty winks in the middle of the day could reduce blood pressure and stave off heart attacks.

Thailand charges man 'linked to bomb'

BBC - 20 hours 54 min ago
Police in Bangkok charge a man in connection with the bomb attack that killed 20 people in the Thai capital nearly two weeks ago.

VIDEO: Children found in van 'recovering'

BBC - 21 hours 20 min ago
Three children are recovering in hospital in Austria after being rescued from a minivan containing 26 migrants.

Free EU movement 'for those with jobs'

BBC - Sun, 08/30/2015 - 2:39am
EU free movement should mean the "freedom to move to a job" - not to look for work or benefits - Home Secretary Theresa May says.

Malaysia protest enters second day

BBC - Sun, 08/30/2015 - 2:16am
Thousands return to the streets of Malaysia's capital Kuala Lumpur to demand Prime Minister Najib Razak resign over a financial scandal.

Migrants, Mo and X Factor

BBC - Sun, 08/30/2015 - 12:49am
There's a range of topics on front pages, but migration and showbusiness feature among the day's main stories.

Burnham proposes low pay penalties

BBC - Sun, 08/30/2015 - 12:33am
Firms could face penalties including higher national insurance payments if they failed to pay a proposed new higher living wage of £11 per hour, Andy Burnham says.

New Orleans marks Katrina anniversary

BBC - Sat, 08/29/2015 - 10:47pm
Commemorations take place in New Orleans to mark the 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina, which devastated the US city.

VIDEO: Ten million presidents... and other trends of the week

BBC - Sat, 08/29/2015 - 9:39pm
What were the unusual and noteworthy things that trended online this week?

Does atheism have to be anti-religious?

BBC - Sat, 08/29/2015 - 9:23pm
Does atheism have to be anti-religious?

Les Mis Broadway star dies in fall

BBC - Sat, 08/29/2015 - 8:48pm
The first African-American and youngest person ever to play the lead role in Les Miserables on Broadway, Kyle Jean-Baptiste, dies in a fall.

Round-world yacht race set to begin

BBC - Sat, 08/29/2015 - 8:28pm
The Clipper Round The World Yacht Race, which will see 12 teams spend a year travelling the globe, is due to begin in London.

VIDEO: Dancing and tears in New Orleans

BBC - Sat, 08/29/2015 - 8:25pm
Commemorations are taking place in the US city of New Orleans to mark the 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina.

Plans for Scottish budget delayed

BBC - Sat, 08/29/2015 - 8:22pm
Details of Scottish public spending plans for next year are to be delayed by several months.

Lebanese hold 'You Stink' protest

BBC - Sat, 08/29/2015 - 8:14pm
Thousands of protesters staged a rally in the Lebanese capital over the government's failure to tackle a rubbish disposal crisis.

William Ash: The cooler king

BBC - Sat, 08/29/2015 - 7:42pm
The real story of the PoW played by Steve McQueen

Row over Caribbean dolphin parks plan

BBC - Sat, 08/29/2015 - 7:40pm
Turks and Caicos Islands debates marine mammal park

In pictures: An emotional arrival in Europe

BBC - Sat, 08/29/2015 - 7:34pm
An emotional arrival on the shores of Europe

England's unsung world champions

BBC - Sat, 08/29/2015 - 7:24pm
England's lesser-known world champions

Recalling Ealing Studios' golden age

BBC - Sat, 08/29/2015 - 7:09pm
The last survivors of the Ealing film studios' heyday