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Brexit: 'Half' of Labour top team set to resign

BBC - 3 hours 42 min ago
Up to half of the shadow cabinet is set to resign in a bid to oust Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn, the BBC understands, after the shadow foreign secretary is sacked and the shadow health secretary quits.

Glastonbury Festival embraces Adele

BBC - 3 hours 54 min ago
Adele enjoyed a rapturous reception as the pop star made her Glastonbury Festival debut.

EU referendum: Labour 'in crisis' - MP Graham Stringer

BBC - 4 hours 19 sec ago
A move by some members of the shadow cabinet to unseat leader Jeremy Corbyn has put the party in crisis, according to Graham Stringer MP.

LIVE: Labour fallout coverage

BBC - 4 hours 11 min ago
BBC News coverage as half of shadow cabinet set to resign in bid to force Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn to step down.

Prince's guitar and a lock of Bowie's hair fetch $150,000 at US auction

BBC - Sun, 06/26/2016 - 2:37am
An electric guitar owned by Prince and a lock of David Bowie's hair sell in the US for a total of more than $150,000 (£110,000).

Newspaper headlines: Brexit fallout, party leaderships and Wales's Euro win

BBC - Sun, 06/26/2016 - 12:58am
Reaction to the UK's decision to leave the European Union and the leaderships of the Conservative and Labour parties occupy the Sunday papers.

Spanish voters head back to polls in bid to break deadlock

BBC - Sun, 06/26/2016 - 12:55am
Spain holds its second general election in six months after the four main parties failed to break the political deadlock from December's vote.

Two killed in California wildfires

BBC - Sun, 06/26/2016 - 12:54am
Two people are killed and thousands have to flee their homes as a wildfire spreads out of control in California.

EU referendum: UK's EU commissioner Lord Hill to resign

BBC - Sun, 06/26/2016 - 12:31am
The UK's EU Commissioner Lord Hill announces he is to stand down, saying "what is done cannot be undone" after the UK votes to leave the European Union.

West Virginia deadly floods: Obama declares major disaster

BBC - Sat, 06/25/2016 - 11:54pm
President Obama declares a major disaster in the state of West Virginia, where the worst floods in more than a century have left at least 24 people dead.

Brexit: EU spells out procedure for UK to leave

BBC - Sat, 06/25/2016 - 11:49pm
The European Union clarifies how the UK can trigger formal negotiations to exit the bloc following Thursday's referendum.

British expat in Spain 'stunned' at EU referendum result

BBC - Sat, 06/25/2016 - 10:04pm
A British woman, who lives with her family in Spain, said she was "stunned" by the result of EU referendum.

Rising star

BBC - Sat, 06/25/2016 - 9:21pm
Garbine Muguruza is being heralded as the new face of women's tennis, but can the Spaniard follow in the footsteps of global superstars like Maria Sharapova and Serena Williams?

Russia's long game

BBC - Sat, 06/25/2016 - 8:59pm
More distance between the UK and EU appears to suit the Kremlin, the BBC's Steve Rosenberg writes.

Idyllic Sousse beach still empty, a year on

BBC - Sat, 06/25/2016 - 8:43pm
Jihad Hassen, a water sports instructor in Tunisia, witnessed the militant attack which killed 38 people in Sousse in 2015.

Earthy and eggy

BBC - Sat, 06/25/2016 - 7:44pm
From Beijing to San Francisco, brewers are trying to recreate the unique chemical conditions produced naturally beneath a small Midlands town.

View from within

BBC - Sat, 06/25/2016 - 7:32pm
The UK will soon be leaving the EU. How do immigrants in Britain feel it will affect them?

Emotional Adele wows Glastonbury

BBC - Sat, 06/25/2016 - 7:15pm
Pop star Adele wins over the Glastonbury festival with a generous, triumphant set.

Anthony Joshua knocks out Dominic Breazeale in round seven

BBC - Sat, 06/25/2016 - 7:00pm
Anthony Joshua retains his IBF world heavyweight title with a seventh-round knockout of Dominic Breazeale at London's 02 Arena.

Croatia 0-1 Portugal

BBC - Sat, 06/25/2016 - 6:36pm
Ricardo Quaresma scores late in extra time as Portugal defeat Croatia to set up a Euro 2016 quarter-final match against Poland.