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Crystal Palace 1-2 Manchester United (aet)

BBC - Sat, 05/21/2016 - 4:01pm
Manchester United win the FA Cup for the first time since 2004 courtesy of Jesse Lingard's winner against Crystal Palace.

Farrell and Tuilagi doubts for England

BBC - Sat, 05/21/2016 - 2:22pm
Owen Farrell and Manu Tuilagi could be doubts for England's the summer tour to Australia after picking up injuries.

England win was 'men against boys'

BBC - Sat, 05/21/2016 - 2:15pm
England's innings-and-88-run win in the first Test against Sri Lanka was "men versus boys", according to Geoffrey Boycott.

Osborne 'Pinocchio' on Brexit forecast

BBC - Sat, 05/21/2016 - 1:55pm
Ex-cabinet minister Iain Duncan Smith compares George Osborne to "Pinocchio" over his claim that a vote to leave the EU would cause an economic shock to UK house prices.

Corbyn outlines 'new economics' vision

BBC - Sat, 05/21/2016 - 1:40pm
Labour will seek to distribute the rewards of growth more fairly, leader Jeremy Corbyn says, as he sets out his party's plans for the economy.

First images of EgyptAir debris released

BBC - Sat, 05/21/2016 - 12:44pm
The Egyptian military releases images of life vests and other items found during the search for missing EgyptAir flight MS804.

Fires are growing problem for airlines

BBC - Sat, 05/21/2016 - 11:55am
An expert say it is unclear what caused the smoke detected on board EgyptAir's flight MS804, but fires are an increasing problem, reports the BBC's transport correspondent Richard Westcott.

VIDEO: Hot air balloon rescue drama

BBC - Sat, 05/21/2016 - 9:52am
Nine people on board a stricken hot air balloon have been rescued by a passing motor boat in the Australian state of Victoria.

Social media 'must tackle ticket fraud'

BBC - Sat, 05/21/2016 - 9:04am
Social media sites must do more to tackle online ticket fraud after being used for nearly half of all such scams last year, councils say.

VIDEO: Are 'killer' hornets heading to the UK?

BBC - Sat, 05/21/2016 - 4:51am
They have been dubbed the killer invaders that target bees and have even caused the deaths of several people in France, but has the deadly Asian hornet made it to the UK?

VIDEO: How to save fire-ravaged Tudor hall

BBC - Sat, 05/21/2016 - 3:54am
Experts are assessing what can be salvaged after a fire ravaged a stately home in Manchester.

Man-eating Nile crocodiles in Florida

BBC - Sat, 05/21/2016 - 3:37am
Florida wildlife experts express concern about three man-eating Nile crocodiles found in local swamps, amid fears more may be at large.

'Smoke detected' before EgyptAir crash

BBC - Sat, 05/21/2016 - 3:35am
There were smoke alerts inside the cabin of the EgyptAir passenger plane shortly before it crashed in the Mediterranean, reports say.

Osborne says Brexit to hit house prices

BBC - Sat, 05/21/2016 - 3:21am
A UK vote to leave the European Union would cause an "immediate economic shock" that could slow house price growth, Chancellor George Osborne says.

'Don't be afraid just get your shoes on'

BBC - Sat, 05/21/2016 - 2:38am
Meet four inspiring people taking part in the Great Manchester Run on Sunday, 22 May.

Armed man shot outside White House

BBC - Sat, 05/21/2016 - 12:45am
The Secret Service shoots an armed man outside the White House, according to US officials.

Killer at palace and Brexit predictions

BBC - Sat, 05/21/2016 - 12:43am
Several Saturday papers lead with the intrusion at Buckingham Palace by a convicted murderer, while there are fresh predictions at what a British exit from the EU will mean.

WW2 wireless station gets protection

BBC - Fri, 05/20/2016 - 10:51pm
A secret World War Two wireless station set up by Winston Churchill to thwart a feared German invasion receives heritage protection.

Police diversity levels 'shocking' - MPs

BBC - Fri, 05/20/2016 - 10:14pm
Radical action is needed to tackle the "shocking" lack of ethnic diversity in police forces in England and Wales, a Commons committee warns.

Labour attacks 'skyrocketing' rent rises

BBC - Fri, 05/20/2016 - 9:09pm
Councils would be given the power to limit "skyrocketing" rent increases under proposals to be unveiled by shadow chancellor John McDonnell.