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British POWs sank with the Lisbon Maru - should it be raised?

BBC - Fri, 07/13/2018 - 8:18pm
Some families say they want their relatives' remains returned, but a survivor says the wreck should be left as a war grave.

Toothless in Virginia: Pain relief for the uninsured of America

BBC - Fri, 07/13/2018 - 7:45pm
Toothless in Virginia: Pain relief for the uninsured of America

Kenya eye test app gives boy his sight back

BBC - Fri, 07/13/2018 - 7:24pm
A smartphone app has been shown to double the number of children getting their eyes treated.

Serena Williams in two minutes

BBC - Fri, 07/13/2018 - 7:18pm
Eleven years ago, Serena Williams never dreamed she would one day be contending for her 24th Grand Slam title.

Donald Trump protest: The babies marching to Downing Street

BBC - Fri, 07/13/2018 - 7:09pm
The inflatable Trump blimp wasn't the only baby involved in the London Trump protest.

The full story of Thailand’s extraordinary cave rescue

BBC - Fri, 07/13/2018 - 7:09pm
It's a remarkable story of friendship and human endurance - and it all began with a birthday party.

Wimbledon 2018: Djokovic v Nadal - The incredible story so far...

BBC - Fri, 07/13/2018 - 6:41pm
Watch highlights of the semi-final so far as Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal each seek to book their place in the Wimbledon men's final against Kevin Anderson.

Rafael Nadal v Novak Djokovic: Wimbledon semi-final to resume on Saturday

BBC - Fri, 07/13/2018 - 6:27pm
Novak Djokovic leads Rafael Nadal by two sets to one when their semi-final is suspended until Saturday.

US lawmaker caught speeding tells cop he often does so

BBC - Fri, 07/13/2018 - 6:14pm
The Arizona state lawmaker told the cop he sometimes drives "130, 140, 120" miles per hour to get home.

Wimbledon 2018: Kevin Anderson beats John Isner in record-breaking semi-final

BBC - Fri, 07/13/2018 - 5:31pm
Kevin Anderson wins the longest semi-final in Wimbledon history by beating John Isner in an epic lasting more than six-and-a-half hours.

Nasa launch towers demolished in Florida

BBC - Fri, 07/13/2018 - 5:18pm
The two towers were used to assemble rockets for missions to Mars from 1957 until 2011.

America's secret Cold War nuclear test films released

BBC - Fri, 07/13/2018 - 4:31pm
Scientists declassify films showing atmospheric nuclear tests conducted during the Cold War.

Wimbledon 2018: Ladybirds, six-packs and rhinos as Kevin Anderson and John Isner make history

BBC - Fri, 07/13/2018 - 3:51pm
Watch some of the quirkier moments and best action as Kevin Anderson and John Isner play the longest Wimbledon semi-final in history.

England v New Zealand: Sophie Devine's century leads tourists to victory

BBC - Fri, 07/13/2018 - 3:51pm
New Zealand earn a consolation victory in the three-match one-day series against England as they win by four wickets in Leicester.

World Cup 2018: When England played off for third place at the Italia '90 World Cup

BBC - Fri, 07/13/2018 - 1:57pm
BBC Sport looks back at the last time England played in the World Cup third/fourth-place playoff match in 1990, when they faced hosts Italy in an incident-packed encounter.

John Surtees' 'very special' 1957 BMW sells for £4m

BBC - Fri, 07/13/2018 - 1:48pm
John Surtees bought the car after winning the first of four motorcycling world championships.

What has President Trump said about your country?

BBC - Fri, 07/13/2018 - 1:38pm
Find out what President Trump has said about where you live since he became US president.

Serena Williams: Wimbledon finalist at 36 and a mum - how has she done it?

BBC - Fri, 07/13/2018 - 12:40pm
As Serena Williams closes on an eighth Wimbledon singles titles, BBC Sport looks at how a 36-year-old with a 10-month-old baby has achieved this feat.

Trump's UK visit and protests

BBC - Fri, 07/13/2018 - 12:38pm
Images from the second day of the visit to the UK by US President Donald Trump.

Thailand cave rescue: Children found ‘by smell’

BBC - Fri, 07/13/2018 - 12:26pm
John Volanthen said the team of divers located the boys due to the smell in the flooded cave in Thailand.