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Watford 2-1 Arsenal

BBC - Sat, 10/14/2017 - 5:16pm
Arsene Wenger is unhappy as a debatable penalty helps Watford beat Arsenal 2-1.

Appeal over missing schoolgirls Leah Dixon and Jasmine Agnew

BBC - Sat, 10/14/2017 - 1:52pm
Leah Dixon and Jasmine Agnew were reported missing after failing to return to their homes in Renfrewshire.

Hurricane Ophelia strengthens before storm reaches UK

BBC - Sat, 10/14/2017 - 1:05pm
The UK braces for the tail end of Hurricane Ophelia with high temperatures and winds forecast.

Jurgen Klopp: 'I couldn't use Man Utd tactics'

BBC - Sat, 10/14/2017 - 11:29am
Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp says he would not be allowed to play like Manchester United after their goalless draw at Anfield.

Maria Sharapova beats Shuai Peng to reach Tianjin Open final

BBC - Sat, 10/14/2017 - 4:04am
Maria Sharapova beats Shuai Peng 6-3 6-1 to reach the Tianjin Open final, her first final since a 15-month drugs ban.

St Helena: Flights to remote Atlantic island begin at last

BBC - Sat, 10/14/2017 - 3:28am
The world's "most useless airport" is about to receive its first commercial passenger flight.

Carrying acid in public could lead to six months in jail

BBC - Sat, 10/14/2017 - 3:25am
People found carrying acid in public twice will get six months in jail, under a government proposal.

Canadian hostage Joshua Boyle says Taliban killed daughter

BBC - Sat, 10/14/2017 - 3:09am
Joshua Boyle says captors also raped his wife, during during their five-year Afghan kidnap ordeal.

California wildfires: Bodycam footage shows dramatic police rescue

BBC - Sat, 10/14/2017 - 2:22am
Bodycam footage from a Sonoma County deputy shows officers rescuing a woman from Californian wildfires.

Harvey Weinstein allegations: Exploring Hollywood's casting couch culture

BBC - Sat, 10/14/2017 - 1:20am
Harvey Weinstein is not a welcome subject for questions on some red carpets, the BBC finds.

The papers: EU 'enemy' apology and a weekend heatwave

BBC - Sat, 10/14/2017 - 12:52am
Saturday's papers are dominated by the chancellor's apology for calling the EU the "enemy", while temperatures in the UK are set to rise.

Iran nuclear deal: Global powers stand by pact despite Trump threat

BBC - Sat, 10/14/2017 - 12:11am
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani says Mr Trump has left the US "more isolated than ever".

Should a white man tell a black trans woman's story?

BBC - Fri, 10/13/2017 - 8:56pm
A new film about transgender icon Marsha P Johnson started a debate about copyright and identity politics.

Mallima speed! How to decode North Korea's rhetoric

BBC - Fri, 10/13/2017 - 8:55pm
What does North Korea mean when it says someone is thrice-cursed?

Why Pinterest boss Tim Kendall takes a daily ice bath

BBC - Fri, 10/13/2017 - 8:28pm
A daily ice bath is "like having morning coffee", the tech giant's president Tim Kendall tells the BBC.

Jeremy Corbyn: Let workers control robots

BBC - Fri, 10/13/2017 - 8:18pm
The Labour leader warns about the rise of robots and suggests firms like Uber could be run as co-ops.

Where can you spend your old pound coins?

BBC - Fri, 10/13/2017 - 8:08pm
The deadline for spending old pound coins is almost here, so what can you do with any coins you still have?

Jameela Jamil: How The Good Place star got so lucky

BBC - Fri, 10/13/2017 - 7:45pm
The former T4 presenter on how she "blagged" a Hollywood role in sitcom The Good Place.

Honduras orphan girls use poetry to heal their past

BBC - Fri, 10/13/2017 - 7:42pm
Young Honduran girls are writing poetry to help heal past trauma and abuse.

100 Women: The world-class mathematician teaching in rural Uzbekistan

BBC - Fri, 10/13/2017 - 7:40pm
Meet the famous mathematician awarded her nation's top honour - who chooses to be a schoolteacher.