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Brexit: Scottish cabinet meets to discuss response to Leave vote

14 hours 49 min ago
Scotland's First Minister Nicola Sturgeon is holding a cabinet meeting in Edinburgh to discuss her government's response to the UK voting to leave the EU.

Brexit referendum: EU must not fall into 'depression'

15 hours 7 min ago
Germany's foreign minister says the EU must not fall into "depression and paralysis" as he heads into urgent talks on the UK's vote to leave the bloc.

Brexit roundup - 24 hours in 2 minutes

15 hours 44 min ago
From the closing of the polls to the warning of a possible second Scottish referendum.

EU referendum: Moody's cut UK's credit outlook to 'negative'

15 hours 46 min ago
The UK has its credit rating outlook downgraded to "negative" by leading financial agency Moody's, as outgoing PM David Cameron faces pressure to speed up "divorce" talks with the EU.

EU referendum: Jeremy Corbyn aides deny leader to resign

Sat, 06/25/2016 - 2:43am
Aides to Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn deny he is on the verge of resignation, following the UK's decision to leave the European Union.

Newspaper headlines: 'New Britain' and Brexit 'earthquake'

Sat, 06/25/2016 - 1:22am
Saturday's papers include an invitation to British voters to "take a bow" after backing Brexit - but the pro-Remain press asks "what happens now?"

Rare Spix's Macaw seen in Brazil for first time in 15 years

Sat, 06/25/2016 - 12:59am
A rare blue parrot which was believed to be extinct in the wild has been spotted in Brazil for the first time in 15 years.

US military 'to lift transgender ban'

Sat, 06/25/2016 - 12:06am
The Pentagon will lift its ban on openly transgender service personnel next month, US officials say.

Week in pictures: 18-24 June 2016

Fri, 06/24/2016 - 9:33pm
A selection of the best news photographs from around the world, taken over the past week.

Venezuela opposition says petition to oust Maduro is validated

Fri, 06/24/2016 - 8:45pm
Venezuelan opposition leaders say they have validated enough signatures on a petition to move to the next stage in a process to remove President Maduro.

Brexit: 'An unprecedented geopolitical shift'

Fri, 06/24/2016 - 8:36pm
The result of the EU referendum puts Britain on a precipice where it has never been before, writes historian Lord Peter Hennessy.

Brexit's uncharted territory: Can the EU save itself?

Fri, 06/24/2016 - 8:31pm
No-one can predict the consequences of Britain's referendum result for the European Union, writes Chris Morris in Brussels.

Romford's result

Fri, 06/24/2016 - 8:20pm
In the London borough of Havering, 70% of voters chose to leave the European Union

Poles apart?

Fri, 06/24/2016 - 8:12pm
Poles in the UK feel uncertain, and the country's government fears the loss of an ally at the Brussels negotiating table, writes Adam Easton in Warsaw.

US 'predator' Paul Charles Wilkins ran child sex website

Fri, 06/24/2016 - 7:58pm
A convicted UK child sex offender facing life in jail after paying a US undercover agent for sex with a boy, ran an online group looking for children to abuse, court papers show.

UK's new destiny

Fri, 06/24/2016 - 7:35pm
Eurosceptic economist Prof Tim Congdon argues that the UK can prosper like Hong Kong, trading freely outside the EU.

Muse play bombastic Glastonbury set

Fri, 06/24/2016 - 7:29pm
Rock band Muse say little, but earn their place as the first headliners of this year's Glastonbury Festival.

Twenty people die in West Virginia floods

Fri, 06/24/2016 - 6:19pm
At least 20 people die in devastating flooding in the US state of West Virginia, according to state officials.

Brexit: Nick Robinson travels Edinburgh to London

Fri, 06/24/2016 - 6:13pm
As the UK voted to leave the EU, the BBC's Nick Robinson took a road trip the length of the country to gauge the result.

Euro 2016: Wales and Northern Ireland set for historic last-16 tie in Paris

Fri, 06/24/2016 - 5:34pm
Wales and Northern Ireland bid for their first European Championship quarter-final when they meet in Saturday's last-16 tie.