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Ascot, Gowran Park, Haydock, Wincanton: Cornelius Lysaght previews horse racing's 'Super Saturday'

2 hours 23 min ago
King George VI Chase winner Clan Des Obeaux aims for victory, Waiting Patiently returns, plus more on a bumper day of racing.

FA Cup: Five fifth-round ties to look out for this weekend

2 hours 24 min ago
There are eight FA Cup fifth-round ties taking place between Friday and Monday. Here, BBC Sport takes a look at five of them.

ICYMI: Babies, birds and base jumping...

3 hours 32 min ago
From cheeky monkeys and tiny triplets to daring deeds, here are a few stories you might have missed.

Paul Manafort should be jailed for 19-24 years - Mueller

4 hours 40 min ago
US special counsel says Paul Manafort should be jailed for 19-24 years after breaching a plea deal.

Electronic GPS tags to track thousands of criminals in England and Wales

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 10:14pm
Electronic GPS tags which track offenders' every movement will be rolled out across England and Wales.

Nigeria election 2019: Voting postponed for a week

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 9:58pm
The country's electoral commission announces the move just hours before voting was due to begin.

The mother who lost her daughter over an EpiPen

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 9:52pm
A mother ran up lawyers' bills of £60,000 fighting to stop her daughter being taken into care.

Aurora shooting: Five dead in Illinois workplace attack

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 8:31pm
The gunman was shot dead during an exchange of fire with police officers, five of whom were wounded.

Is there a suicide crisis for British veterans?

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 8:25pm
Military charities say they are not coping with the increased demand for mental health support.

Reality Check: Thefts of catalytic converters

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 8:25pm
What is the scale of the problem and what may be done to discourage thieves?

Medicinal cannabis: Why has it taken so long to get to patients?

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 8:24pm
Medicinal cannabis was legalised in November 2018.

Labour pledges to prevent universities from going bust

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 8:16pm
Universities struggling financially would not be allowed to fail under a Labour government, the party says.

Short bursts of intense exercise 'better for weight loss'

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 8:05pm
Researchers suggest bursts of high intensity workouts, like sprinting, are more effective for weight loss.

Long-nosed lover Cyrano returns to woo Paris in hit play Edmond

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 8:01pm
A half-British actor is the toast of Paris with his comedy Edmond - a new take on big-nosed Cyrano.

Meet The Favourite's Bafta-winning working mums

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 7:59pm
Production designers Fiona Crombie and Alice Felton discuss combining work, motherhood and creating the set for The Favourite.

Cash-strapped Pakistan rolls out red carpet for Saudis

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 7:55pm
Imran Khan needs Saudi money to stave off an economic bail-out - but this is not a one-way relationship.

The Papers: IS teen's baby plea, and Trump Brexit 'boost'

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 7:51pm
The papers discuss UK teenager Shamima Begum, who joined the Islamic State group, and promises of a post-Brexit trade deal with the US.

'Killer car seats' sold online for £8

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 7:42pm
The illegal car seats have appeared for sale online, although sites say listings have been deleted.

Week in pictures: 9 - 15 February 2019

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 7:27pm
A selection of the best news photographs from around the world, taken over the past week.

'I'd rather have my son than a hero'

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 7:22pm
Thirty years after Soviet troops pulled out of Afghanistan, the BBC went to meet the mother of a soldier killed in the disastrous war.


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