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Have North Korea's missile tests paid off?

BBC - Wed, 04/19/2017 - 8:17pm
Pyongyang's missile programme has grown, but what do we really know about its capabilities?

Police prepared to shoot terrorist attack drivers

BBC - Wed, 04/19/2017 - 8:11pm
Recent attacks involving vehicles prompted a rethink of tactics in the UK, says a senior officer.

Why an American went to Cuba for cancer care

BBC - Wed, 04/19/2017 - 7:49pm
Judy Ingels is defying the embargo by flying to Havana for treatment.

Prince: 12 things we've learned since his death

BBC - Wed, 04/19/2017 - 7:47pm
The music world lost an icon on 21 April 2016. Here are some of the things we discovered about Prince after he died.

Free food: Does a fridge in London have the answer to waste food?

BBC - Wed, 04/19/2017 - 7:42pm
A fridge in a market in south London is offering food for free in a bid to tackle waste.

Why you need to question your hippo boss

BBC - Wed, 04/19/2017 - 7:31pm
The problem of "hippos" in the workplace - and why it is important that their decisions can be openly questioned.

French politician appears in seven places at once

BBC - Wed, 04/19/2017 - 7:26pm
A French presidential candidate makes use of the Victorian Pepper’s Ghost illusion.

Five Trump changes you may have missed

BBC - Wed, 04/19/2017 - 7:20pm
Many of Donald Trump's policies have made a lot of noise, but here are some changes you might have missed.

Champions League: Borussia Dortmund bus delayed in Monaco

BBC - Wed, 04/19/2017 - 7:15pm
Borussia Dortmund boss Thomas Tuchel says his side had "felt not so good" after their team bus was delayed in Monaco.

Premier League clubs make 'limited progress' over disabled access

BBC - Wed, 04/19/2017 - 7:04pm
Premier League clubs make limited progress on improving access for disabled fans, campaigners have said.

World Championship 2017: Judd Trump faces fine for refusing media after defeat

BBC - Wed, 04/19/2017 - 6:16pm
Judd Trump faces a fine from snooker bosses for refusing to fulfil his post-match media duties following his shock World Championship loss to Rory McLeod.

NFL star interrupts White House briefing

BBC - Wed, 04/19/2017 - 6:13pm
Patriots star Rob Gronkowski offers to help Sean Spicer keep White House journalists in line.

British and Irish Lions 2017: Warren Gatland got his selections right and they can win

BBC - Wed, 04/19/2017 - 5:51pm
Former England and Lions centre Jeremy Guscott says Warren Gatland got his selections right and the squad is good enough to beat New Zealand.

MS-13 gang: The story behind one of the world's most brutal street gangs

BBC - Wed, 04/19/2017 - 4:34pm
Born in the barrios of Los Angeles, MS-13 has risen to become one of the world's most feared gangs.

Mo Farah: Doctor says L-carnitine injection not recorded correctly

BBC - Wed, 04/19/2017 - 3:17pm
The doctor who gave Mo Farah a controversial supplement tells MPs that he failed to correctly document the treatment.

#Brenda, UK election's unlikely star

BBC - Wed, 04/19/2017 - 2:12pm
Brenda from Bristol reacts to news that an interview with her about the snap election went viral.

Election 2017: Which MPs are going and who might return?

BBC - Wed, 04/19/2017 - 2:00pm
Who is joining George Osborne in stepping down as an MP and who plans to return?

Could election improve UK’s Brexit position?

BBC - Wed, 04/19/2017 - 12:26pm
How did the Brexit timetable affect the decision to call an early general election?

Dark Hedges suffer Easter crowds, cars and coaches

BBC - Wed, 04/19/2017 - 12:20pm
Pictures of the Game of Thrones tourist destination lead to fresh calls for the road's closure.

How to vote in the general election if it's your first time

BBC - Wed, 04/19/2017 - 11:21am
There are an estimated 750,000 people in the UK who will be able to vote on 8 June for the first time in their lives.