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Sir Brian Leveson warns crimes are not being prosecuted 20 Jun 8:30pm Sir Brian Leveson warns crimes are not being prosecuted
Sir Brian Leveson, who is retiring, says the justice system could collapse without investment.
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John Malkovich stars in Harvey Weinstein-inspired play Bitter Wheat 20 Jun 8:11pm John Malkovich stars in Harvey Weinstein-inspired play Bitter Wheat
The Hollywood actor takes the lead role in a new play dealing with the #MeToo movement.
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Scapa Flow scuttling: The day the German navy sank its own ships 20 Jun 7:38pm Scapa Flow scuttling: The day the German navy sank its own ships
More than 50 vessels were deliberately scuttled to stop the ships becoming the spoils of war.
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Convicted Tory MP Chris Davies awaits recall petition result 20 Jun 7:03pm Convicted Tory MP Chris Davies awaits recall petition result
Chris Davies, who was convicted for a false expenses claim, finds out later if he has been unseated.
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Holders USA beat Sweden to top group and set up Spain tie - highlights & report 20 Jun 6:11pm Holders USA beat Sweden to top group and set up Spain tie - highlights & report
Defending champions and tournament favourites the USA top Group F with a 100% record by beating Sweden 2-0 to set up a last 16 meeting with Spain.
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Tory leadership: Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt are final two 20 Jun 5:51pm Updated Tory leadership: Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt are final two
Jeremy Hunt promises his rival Boris Johnson the "fight of his life" as the pair compete to become the next Conservative leader and PM.
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Cameroon score injury-time winner against NZ to reach last 16 - highlights & report 20 Jun 4:58pm Cameroon score injury-time winner against NZ to reach last 16 - highlights & report
Ajara Nchout scores two brilliant goals, including an injury-time winner, as Cameroon beat New Zealand 2-1 to reach the last 16 of the World Cup, where they will face England.
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Cricket World Cup: David Warner hits 166 as Australia beat Bangladesh 20 Jun 3:08pm Cricket World Cup: David Warner hits 166 as Australia beat Bangladesh
Watch the best shots from David Warner's 166 against Bangladesh as Australia go top of the World Cup group table.
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Tory leadership: Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt through 20 Jun 2:30pm Tory leadership: Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt through
Michael Gove is eliminated by just two votes in the final ballot of Conservative MPs.
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Cameroon score injury-time winner against New Zealand to reach last 16 20 Jun 2:19pm Updated Cameroon score injury-time winner against New Zealand to reach last 16
Ajara Nchout scores two brilliant goals, including an injury-time winner, as Cameroon beat New Zealand 2-1 to reach the last 16 of the World Cup as a best third-placed team.
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Tory leadership: Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt in the race 20 Jun 2:09pm Updated Tory leadership: Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt in the race
Michael Gove is eliminated by just two votes in the final ballot of Conservative MPs.
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Carney gives Facebook currency cautious welcome 20 Jun 2:05pm Updated Carney gives Facebook currency cautious welcome
Bank of England gives Facebook currency cautious welcome as it looks to the future of money.
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Netherlands beat Canada to top group and set up Japan tie 20 Jun 2:04pm Netherlands beat Canada to top group and set up Japan tie
Substitute Lineth Beerensteyn scores a second-half winner as the Netherlands beat Canada 2-1 to take top spot in Group E of the Women's World Cup.
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BBC to review vetting process after criticism of Tory leadership debate 20 Jun 1:15pm Updated BBC to review vetting process after criticism of Tory leadership debate
It comes after criticism of the selection of guests on a Tory leadership debate programme.
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Tory leadership contest down to final two 20 Jun 1:06pm Tory leadership contest down to final two
Jeremy Hunt to face Boris Johnson in race to be next PM after Michael Gove is eliminated in latest Tory leadership ballot
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Slack: Shares surge as messaging app joins the stock market 20 Jun 12:35pm Slack: Shares surge as messaging app joins the stock market
The messaging app firm sees its shares jump 60% as it becomes that latest tech start-up to go public.
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Javid knocked out of Tory leadership contest 20 Jun 12:35pm Updated Javid knocked out of Tory leadership contest
Boris Johnson leads the race to be next Tory leader with Michael Gove two votes ahead of Jeremy Hunt.
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UK winner claims £123m EuroMillions prize 20 Jun 12:23pm UK winner claims £123m EuroMillions prize
The jackpot is the third largest amount to ever be won on EuroMillions.
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John Worboys pleads guilty to sex drug attacks 20 Jun 11:00am Updated John Worboys pleads guilty to sex drug attacks
The "black cab rapist" pleaded guilty to further offences relating to four more women.
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Jack Shepherd: Speedboat killer loses conviction appeal 20 Jun 10:54am Updated Jack Shepherd: Speedboat killer loses conviction appeal
Jack Shepherd fled to Georgia before he was convicted of killing Charlotte Brown in a boat crash.
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Harry and Meghan split from William and Kate joint charity 20 Jun 10:33am Updated Harry and Meghan split from William and Kate joint charity
The Duke and Duchess of Sussex are leaving the Royal Foundation set up by Harry and William in 2009.
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Strait of Hormuz: US confirms drone shot down by Iran 20 Jun 10:31am Updated Strait of Hormuz: US confirms drone shot down by Iran
It happened over the Strait of Hormuz, amid soaring tensions between the US and Iran.
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Brexit: Where do Conservative leadership candidates stand? 20 Jun 9:52am Updated Brexit: Where do Conservative leadership candidates stand?
Reality Check looks at the Brexit plans of the candidates to be the next Tory leader.
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Biden refuses to apologise for working with racist senators 20 Jun 9:46am Updated Biden refuses to apologise for working with racist senators
Amid a political firestorm, the top Democrat insists "there's not a racist bone in my body".
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South Wales Police misconduct officer Rebecca Bryant sacked 20 Jun 8:20am Updated South Wales Police misconduct officer Rebecca Bryant sacked
The partner of Rebecca Bryant's son was a juror in a murder trial where she was the family liaison officer.
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Conservative leadership: Sajid Javid knocked out of contest 20 Jun 8:15am Conservative leadership: Sajid Javid knocked out of contest
Sajid Javid is out of Tory leadership contest leaving three contenders vying for the job and to be next PM.
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Javid out of Tory leadership contest 20 Jun 8:06am Javid out of Tory leadership contest
Sajid Javid out of Tory leadership contest leaving three contenders vying for the job and to be next PM
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No VAR for Premier League keepers moving off goalline to save a penalty 20 Jun 7:29am No VAR for Premier League keepers moving off goalline to save a penalty
The Premier League will not use the video assistant referee in 2019-20 to rule on keepers moving off their line to save a penalty.
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UK arms sales to Saudi Arabia unlawful, court rules 20 Jun 7:26am Updated UK arms sales to Saudi Arabia unlawful, court rules
Campaigners win a legal challenge over the government's decision to export arms to Saudi Arabia.
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Strait of Hormuz: US confirms drone was shot down by Iranian missile 20 Jun 7:14am Strait of Hormuz: US confirms drone was shot down by Iranian missile
It happened over the Strait of Hormuz, amid soaring tensions between the US and Iran.
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Conservative leadership: MPs await results of fourth vote 20 Jun 6:59am Conservative leadership: MPs await results of fourth vote
Jeremy Hunt, Michael Gove, Sajid Javid and Boris Johnson are vying be one of the final two candidates.
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Saudi arms sales: Court of Appeal demands review 20 Jun 6:42am Updated Saudi arms sales: Court of Appeal demands review
Campaigners win a legal challenge over the UK government's decision to allow arms sales to Saudi Arabia.
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Man bailed after incident at UK Harry Potter studio 20 Jun 6:30am Man bailed after incident at UK Harry Potter studio
Police enquiries continue after a man was taken to hospital with a neck injury following an incident.
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Tory leadership: MPs choosing final two candidates 20 Jun 6:12am Updated Tory leadership: MPs choosing final two candidates
Jeremy Hunt, Michael Gove and Sajid Javid are vying to join frontrunner Boris Johnson as the last two candidates.
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Toy Story: How Buzz Lightyear keeps making millions 20 Jun 5:45am Toy Story: How Buzz Lightyear keeps making millions
When the new Toy Story film opens on Friday, it is not just cinemas that will be hoping for a boost from sales.
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British wrestling champion Lionheart dies 20 Jun 5:10am Updated British wrestling champion Lionheart dies
Tributes are paid to the wrestling champion from Ayr who has died at the age of 36.
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Gulf crisis: US confirms drone was shot down by Iranian missile 20 Jun 5:03am Gulf crisis: US confirms drone was shot down by Iranian missile
It happened over the Strait of Hormuz, amid soaring tensions between the US and Iran.
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John Worboys pleads guilty to sex offences 20 Jun 5:01am Updated John Worboys pleads guilty to sex offences
The "black cab rapist" entered his pleas at the Old Bailey.
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Dixons Carphone shares plunge on mobile phone woes 20 Jun 4:22am Updated Dixons Carphone shares plunge on mobile phone woes
The retailer says its UK mobile business will be "significantly loss-making" this year.
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Tory leadership: MPs to choose final two candidates 20 Jun 4:01am Updated Tory leadership: MPs to choose final two candidates
Jeremy Hunt, Michael Gove and Sajid Javid are vying to join frontrunner Boris Johnson as the last two candidates.
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EFL fixtures 2019-20: Your club-by-club guide to the new season 20 Jun 4:00am EFL fixtures 2019-20: Your club-by-club guide to the new season
Find out your team's fixtures in the Championship, League One and League Two during the 2019-20 season.
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US confirms Iranian missile has shot down drone 20 Jun 3:56am Updated US confirms Iranian missile has shot down drone
It happened over the Strait of Hormuz, amid soaring tensions between the US and Iran.
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How can a company be valued at billions, but not make any profit? 20 Jun 1:37am How can a company be valued at billions, but not make any profit?
You can't have a company worth billions of dollars and not make a profit, right? Wrong, and here's why.
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Iranian military claims to have shot down US spy drone 20 Jun 12:50am Updated Iranian military claims to have shot down US spy drone
Iran's Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) say they shot down a US spy drone on Thursday morning.
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