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Lemon-aid

BBC - Sat, 01/14/2017 - 9:18pm
How lemons are helping to explain what breast cancer can feel and look like.

'Victims of their time'

BBC - Sat, 01/14/2017 - 9:03pm
The National Archives has made available early photos of Oxford Castle's inmates, many of whom were children.

Baby rhino meets father at Knowsley Safari Park

BBC - Sat, 01/14/2017 - 8:16pm
An endangered baby white rhino is filmed meeting her father for the first time at Knowsley Safari Park.

Rob Young: City grapples with new EU shake-up

BBC - Sat, 01/14/2017 - 8:10pm
Financial institutions across the UK are gearing up for one of the most far-reaching regulatory changes they have ever faced, writes Rob Young.

Coding pioneer

BBC - Sat, 01/14/2017 - 8:08pm
Pioneering scientist and programmer Joyce Wheeler looks back on her time spent using Edsac - one of the first modern computers

Toxic air

BBC - Sat, 01/14/2017 - 8:07pm
China's capital is notorious for its chronic pollution. Even indoors it's a struggle to find clean air, says John Sudworth.

The yoga classes helping prisoners in South Africa

BBC - Sat, 01/14/2017 - 8:03pm
Why the South African jail where Nelson Mandela was imprisoned is holding yoga classes for inmates.

Entertainment week in pictures

BBC - Sat, 01/14/2017 - 8:02pm
A look at some of the events in the world of entertainment and arts over the past week, including the Golden Globes, London Fashion Week Men's and Amy Adams's Hollywood Star.

Serbian train sparks escalation in tensions with Kosovo

BBC - Sat, 01/14/2017 - 6:31pm
A Serbian train to Kosovo is halted amid accusations Pristina was trying to blow the track up.

Diego Costa: Chelsea boss Antonio Conte unsure when striker will return

BBC - Sat, 01/14/2017 - 6:08pm
Chelsea boss Antonio Conte says he is unsure when Diego Costa will return from injury after he was left out of the squad that beat Leicester.

Man Utd v Liverpool: Jurgen Klopp expects Old Trafford 'fight'

BBC - Sat, 01/14/2017 - 5:19pm
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp expects a "fight" in Sunday's "special" Premier League trip to rivals Manchester United.

Migrant crisis: About 100 missing after boat sinks off Libyan coast

BBC - Sat, 01/14/2017 - 4:52pm
About 100 people are still believed missing after nightfall, with just four survivors rescued.

John Lewis: Trump slammed for attack on rights icon

BBC - Sat, 01/14/2017 - 4:12pm
Social media users rally round a US rights activist caught up in a row with the president-elect.

Women's March on Washington: The 'pussyhats' explained

BBC - Sat, 01/14/2017 - 3:33pm
A group of LA knitters is helping prepare for a demonstration in Washington next week, triggered by language used in the US election campaign.

A walk through Aleppo

BBC - Sat, 01/14/2017 - 3:26pm
The BBC's Middle East editor Jeremy Bowen shares his images - and thoughts - from a journey through ruins of Syria's Aleppo.

SpaceX rocket success after explosion

BBC - Sat, 01/14/2017 - 2:40pm
SpaceX successfully launches a rocket, its first mission since an explosion in September.

Mastermind: Wales rugby legend Adam Jones appears on BBC quiz show

BBC - Sat, 01/14/2017 - 2:35pm
Watch Wales rugby legend Adam Jones take his place in the famous black chair as he appears on the classic BBC quiz show, Mastermind.

HGV crash spills 12,000 litres of paint on M606 motorway

BBC - Sat, 01/14/2017 - 2:06pm
Part of the motorway will need resurfacing after the paint spill across the carriageway.

US troops welcomed by Poland

BBC - Sat, 01/14/2017 - 12:56pm
A deployment of 3,000 US soldiers is welcomed by Poland's prime minister and local residents.

Stolen US baby found alive 18 years on

BBC - Sat, 01/14/2017 - 9:39am
A girl stolen as a newborn from a hospital in Florida has been found alive, 18 years on.