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Selby & Ding in command in semis

BBC - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 5:58pm
Mark Selby builds 5-3 lead over Marco Fu, while Ding Junhui leads Alan McManus in the other semi-final at the World Championship.

VIDEO: Jenner takes up Trump toilet offer

BBC - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 5:22pm
Caitlyn Jenner posts video of female toilet use after Donald Trump supported transgender right to choose which facility to use.

Have we fallen out of love with elephant rides?

BBC - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 5:00pm
Have elephant rides and tiger selfies become taboo?

Meet Ted Cruz's harshest critics

BBC - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 4:07pm
Meet Ted Cruz's 10 harshest critics

Search warrant issued over Prince death

BBC - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 3:12pm
A search warrant was obtained in relation to the home of Prince shortly after he died, court documents show.

Lawro's predictions v comedian Caton

BBC - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 1:42pm
BBC football expert Mark Lawrenson takes on comedian and Brentford fan Nathan Caton in this week's Premier League predictions.

What's the difference between anti-Semitism and anti-Zionism?

BBC - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 12:19pm
What's the difference between anti-Semitism and anti-Zionism?

Profile: Ken Livingstone

BBC - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 11:44am
A profile of Labour's former Mayor of London, Ken Livingstone, who has been suspended by the party in an anti-Semitism row.

Hi-de-Hi! actor Barry Howard dies

BBC - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 11:25am
Barry Howard, who was best known for playing Barry Stuart-Hargreaves in BBC sitcom Hi-de-Hi!, dies aged 78.

EU referendum issues guide: Explore the arguments

BBC - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 10:45am
The claims made simple

VIDEO: Boy, two, accidentally shoots mother

BBC - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 10:09am
A two-year-old boy has accidentally shot and killed his mother in the US city of Milwaukee, as Andy Moore reports.

Man jailed for failing to decrypt data

BBC - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 9:47am
A man is held in prison for seven months after failing to decrypt two hard drives that investigators suspect contain indecent images of children.

VIDEO: Emma Thompson sprayed with manure

BBC - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 8:56am
Double-Oscar winning actor Emma Thompson has had liquid manure sprayed at her while taking part in an anti-fracking demonstration.

US and Russia urged to save Syria talks

BBC - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 4:12am
The UN's special envoy calls on the US and Russia to urgently intervene "at the highest level" to salvage Syria's struggling peace process.

'Economists for Brexit' launch campaign

BBC - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 4:07am
A group of eight influential economists have thrown their support behind the Leave campaign in the UK's referendum on EU membership.

Glaciers with a flotilla of 'ice sails'

BBC - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 4:00am
Scientists describe the processes that drive "ice sails" - a rare and somewhat esoteric feature of debris covered glaciers.

UK house price growth slows in April

BBC - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 3:46am
UK house price growth slowed in April, following the surge of buying in March, according to the Nationwide Building Society

Hillsborough anger at 'be proud' message

BBC - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 3:46am
Hillsborough families express anger after retired South Yorkshire police officers are told to be proud of their work, despite the inquests' conclusions.

British Cycling in kit sales allegations

BBC - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 3:41am
UK Sport asks British Cycling to investigate "as a matter of urgency" claims official Team GB kit is being sold online for profit.

WPP's Sorrell defends £70m pay package

BBC - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 3:36am
The head of advertising giant WPP, Sir Martin Sorrell, defends his pay package as company revenues rise.