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Hong Kong extradition protests leaves city in shock 12 Jun 11:25pm Updated Hong Kong extradition protests leaves city in shock
Authorities have shut some government offices after the worst violence in the territory for decades.
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How do you fine tune a major winner? Meet the man preparing Koepka & Johnson for US Open 12 Jun 6:33pm How do you fine tune a major winner? Meet the man preparing Koepka & Johnson for US Open
Fitness coach and biomechanics expert Joey Diovisalvi tells BBC Sport how he gets the best from Brooks Koepka and Dustin Johnson - the world's top two golfers.
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Froome not in great shape after high-speed crash - Brailsford 12 Jun 5:39pm Froome not in great shape after high-speed crash - Brailsford
Britain's Chris Froome is in intensive care and "not in great shape" after suffering serious multiple fractures in a high-speed crash, says his team principal Dave Brailsford.
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Murray targets singles return before end of 2019 12 Jun 5:30pm Updated Murray targets singles return before end of 2019
Andy Murray is hoping to return to the singles court before the end of the year, but thinks he is unlikely to be ready in time for August's US Open.
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Hosts France edge past Norway in front of 34,000 12 Jun 5:24pm Updated Hosts France edge past Norway in front of 34,000
France all but secure a place in the knockout stage of the Women's World Cup after striker Valerie Gauvin marks her return with a goal against Norway.
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Chris Froome out of Tour de France after fracturing femur, elbow and ribs in high-speed crash 12 Jun 3:16pm Chris Froome out of Tour de France after fracturing femur, elbow and ribs in high-speed crash
Britain's four-time champion Chris Froome suffers a fractured right femur, a fractured elbow and fractured ribs in a high-speed crash that has ruled him out of the Tour de France.
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No water for 100,000 properties after pipe burst 12 Jun 3:08pm No water for 100,000 properties after pipe burst
Schools close and hospital appointments are cancelled due to a burst water pipe in Hampton.
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Germany make it two wins out of two with narrow victory over Spain 12 Jun 2:20pm Updated Germany make it two wins out of two with narrow victory over Spain
Germany make it two wins out of two at the 2019 Fifa Women's World Cup after Sara Daebritz's first-half goal gives them victory over Spain in Group B.
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Green secures rescue deal for Topshop empire 12 Jun 2:08pm Updated Green secures rescue deal for Topshop empire
Sir Philip Green's restructuring of his retail empire will come at the cost of shops and jobs.
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Cranbrook School teens killed in Bolivia car crash 12 Jun 1:54pm Updated Cranbrook School teens killed in Bolivia car crash
Students Freddie McLennan and Joe Atkins, both 19, died while travelling across South America.
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Thames Water: Burst pipe in Hampton affects capital 12 Jun 1:45pm Updated Thames Water: Burst pipe in Hampton affects capital
Schools close and hospital appointments are cancelled due to a burst water pipe in Hampton.
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Froome out of Tour de France with broken leg 12 Jun 1:45pm Updated Froome out of Tour de France with broken leg
Britain's four-time champion Chris Froome suffers a fractured right femur, a fractured elbow and fractured ribs in a high-speed crash that has ruled him out of the Tour de France.
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Brexit: MPs reject Labour plan for no-deal vote 12 Jun 1:21pm Updated Brexit: MPs reject Labour plan for no-deal vote
MPs reject the chance to take control of Parliament's timetable, blocking the latest attempt to stop no-deal Brexit.
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Gatland rules out future England job after being confirmed as Lions coach 12 Jun 1:13pm Gatland rules out future England job after being confirmed as Lions coach
Warren Gatland rules out succeeding Eddie Jones as England coach and plans to return to his native New Zealand after leading the British and Irish Lions in 2021.
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Women’s World Cup: Sara Daebritz scores Germany’s opener against Spain 12 Jun 1:07pm Women’s World Cup: Sara Daebritz scores Germany’s opener against Spain
Watch as Germany's Sara Daebritz beats Marta Torrejon to the ball and bundles in the opening goal of their fixture against Spain in the Women's World Cup.
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Ben Fogle donates Animal Park salary towards over-75 TV licences 12 Jun 1:01pm Updated Ben Fogle donates Animal Park salary towards over-75 TV licences
Presenter Ben Fogle says he is "disappointed" the BBC decided to scrap free TV licences for most over-75s.
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MPs reject Labour plan for no-deal vote 12 Jun 12:01pm Updated MPs reject Labour plan for no-deal vote
MPs reject the chance to take control of Parliament's timetable, blocking the latest attempt to stop no-deal Brexit.
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Hong Kong extradition: Police fire rubber bullets at protesters 12 Jun 11:55am Updated Hong Kong extradition: Police fire rubber bullets at protesters
Police took action as opponents of a draft extradition law tried to storm government offices.
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Superb Oshoala goal helps Nigeria beat South Korea 12 Jun 11:34am Updated Superb Oshoala goal helps Nigeria beat South Korea
A brilliant goal by Asisat Oshoala helps earn Nigeria a first win at the 2019 Women's World Cup - and all but end South Korea's hopes of reaching the knockout stage.
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Amber warning issued for heavy rain in south east Scotland 12 Jun 11:14am Amber warning issued for heavy rain in south east Scotland
Travel warnings are issued after the Met Office said south east Scotland could be affected by flooding on Thursday.
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Women’s World Cup: Asisat Oshoala doubles Nigeria’s lead with ‘brilliant counter-attacking goal’ 12 Jun 10:50am Women’s World Cup: Asisat Oshoala doubles Nigeria’s lead with ‘brilliant counter-attacking goal’
Watch Asisat Oshoala double Nigeria’s lead with a "fantastically finished" counter-attacking goal in their Group A game against South Korea in the Women’s World Cup.
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Theresa May to stay as Conservative MP after quitting No 10 12 Jun 10:31am Theresa May to stay as Conservative MP after quitting No 10
She says she will sit on the backbenches and continue to represent her Maidenhead constituents.
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Comic Relief to cut back on celebrity appeals after Stacey Dooley row 12 Jun 10:05am Comic Relief to cut back on celebrity appeals after Stacey Dooley row
Co-founder Richard Curtis's pledge comes after the row over Stacey Dooley's visit to Uganda.
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Amber warning issued for heavy rain in east of Scotland 12 Jun 9:59am Updated Amber warning issued for heavy rain in east of Scotland
The Met Office warns of disruption in south and east Scotland, the day after homes were flooded in Wales.
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Chris Froome out of Tour de France with broken leg 12 Jun 9:19am Chris Froome out of Tour de France with broken leg
Britain's four-time champion Chris Froome is ruled out of the Tour de France after breaking a leg in a crash.
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Joshua is finished in boxing, says Fury 12 Jun 8:56am Updated Joshua is finished in boxing, says Fury
Tyson Fury says Anthony Joshua showed he did not want to be in the ring when he lost to Andy Ruiz Jr.
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Football coach Bob Higgins jailed for 24 years for abusing trainees 12 Jun 8:40am Updated Football coach Bob Higgins jailed for 24 years for abusing trainees
Bob Higgins is sentenced to 24 years for indecently assaulting young trainees over a 20-year period.
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Froome out of Dauphine and taken to hospital after crash 12 Jun 8:32am Updated Froome out of Dauphine and taken to hospital after crash
Britain's four-time Tour de France winner Chris Froome is taken to hospital after crashing before stage four of the Criterium du Dauphine.
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Wales flooding: Driver rescued and homes evacuated 12 Jun 8:22am Wales flooding: Driver rescued and homes evacuated
Firefighters rescue a man from his van in Wrexham and seven homes are evacuated in Flintshire.
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Football coach Bob Higgins jailed for24 years for abusing trainees 12 Jun 7:06am Football coach Bob Higgins jailed for24 years for abusing trainees
Bob Higgins touched and groped young trainees over a 20-year period at Southampton and Peterborough.
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US runner Grunewald dies aged 32 after 10-year cancer fight 12 Jun 7:03am Updated US runner Grunewald dies aged 32 after 10-year cancer fight
Gabriele Grunewald, the US runner hailed by athletes for her spirit during a 10-year cancer battle, dies at the age of 32.
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Gatland named British and Irish Lions coach for 2021 South Africa tour 12 Jun 6:58am Updated Gatland named British and Irish Lions coach for 2021 South Africa tour
Warren Gatland is named British and Irish Lions coach for a record-equalling third time and will lead the tour of South Africa in 2021.
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Nick Knowles: DIY SOS host banned from driving 12 Jun 6:50am Updated Nick Knowles: DIY SOS host banned from driving
The DIY SOS host is also fined after he admitted speeding and using a mobile phone at the wheel.
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Climate change: UK government to commit to 2050 target 12 Jun 6:20am Updated Climate change: UK government to commit to 2050 target
The UK will set a new legally binding target to reach net zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050.
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Tory leadership: Boris Johnson says there can be no further Brexit delay 12 Jun 6:16am Updated Tory leadership: Boris Johnson says there can be no further Brexit delay
Boris Johnson says the Tories risk "kicking the bucket" at the launch of his leadership campaign.
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DJ Bob Harris takes break due to illness 12 Jun 5:53am DJ Bob Harris takes break due to illness
The veteran DJ says suffering a tear to his aorta while out walking was "an incredibly scary moment".
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Trump reveals Mexico migrant plan by waving document around 12 Jun 5:45am Updated Trump reveals Mexico migrant plan by waving document around
The US president waves a sheet of paper around which has immigration plans written on it.
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Hong Kong extradition: Police and protesters clash 12 Jun 5:16am Updated Hong Kong extradition: Police and protesters clash
Police fire rubber bullets and tear gas as protests over a controversial extradition law turn violent.
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Bob Harris takes Radio 2 break due to illness 12 Jun 5:07am Bob Harris takes Radio 2 break due to illness
The veteran DJ says suffering a tear to his aorta while out walking was "an incredibly scary moment".
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Body found in search for British hiker in New Zealand 12 Jun 4:48am Updated Body found in search for British hiker in New Zealand
Darren Myers disappeared in poor weather conditions in mountains in New Zealand almost two weeks ago.
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New Met Police recruits to get part-time work option 12 Jun 3:27am New Met Police recruits to get part-time work option
The Met believes it is the first force in the UK to offer part-time positions to its officers.
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Hong Kong extradition: Debate over bill delayed amid protests 12 Jun 3:13am Updated Hong Kong extradition: Debate over bill delayed amid protests
Hong Kong authorities delay the second reading of a bill allowing extradition to China.
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Caster Semenya wins 2,000m at the Meeting de Montreui 12 Jun 2:07am Updated Caster Semenya wins 2,000m at the Meeting de Montreui
Olympic 800m champion Caster Semenya cruises to victory at 2,000m at the Meeting de Montreui - her first race since filing an appeal against the IAAF's ruling to restrict testosterone levels in female runners.
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News Daily: Climate change target and Johnson Tory campaign launch 12 Jun 1:36am News Daily: Climate change target and Johnson Tory campaign launch
Your morning briefing for 12 June 2019.
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12 Jun 12:58am EuroMillions winner to claim £123m prize
The ticketholder will become the third biggest EuroMillions jackpot winner in the UK.
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Trust me, I’m a disabled doctor 12 Jun 12:13am Trust me, I’m a disabled doctor
Limb loss, dyslexia and mental health difficulties - and that's just the medical staff.
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