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18 Oct 5:50pm Turkey Syria offensive: Mitch McConnell attacks Trump
Republican Mitch McConnell calls Turkey's Syria offensive and the US troop withdrawal a "nightmare".
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18 Oct 5:37pm Updated Brexit: No better outcome than my deal, says Johnson
Boris Johnson makes a fresh appeal to MPs ahead of Saturday's knife-edge Commons vote on his Brexit deal.
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18 Oct 5:03pm Updated Premiership: Bristol Bears thump Bath 43-16 in Premiership curtain-raiser
Bristol Bears produce a storming second-half showing to thrash Bath 43-16 in the opening game of the Premiership season.
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18 Oct 4:17pm Updated Extinction Rebellion: Central London targeted despite ban
Protesters take to Oxford Circus, Whitehall and Trafalgar Square to demand action on climate change.
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18 Oct 3:50pm Updated Nasa astronauts Christina Koch and Jessica Meir in all-women spacewalk
Two female astronauts made history as they replaced a power unit on the International Space Station.
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18 Oct 3:05pm Bystanders rescue woman from train tracks
Footage shows a woman being knocked off a platform in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
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18 Oct 2:44pm Updated Wedding caterers fined for salmonella-infected hog roast
Fifty-eight guests fell ill after eating the contaminated meat at Vicki and Phil Kemp's reception.
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18 Oct 1:56pm Updated Bonmarché appoints administrators
The chain's 318 shops will remain open while a buyer is sought for the business.
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18 Oct 1:06pm Catalonia protests: Marches and general strike paralyse Barcelona
The Supreme Court decision to jail nine separatist leaders has enraged separatists in Catalonia.
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18 Oct 12:39pm Afghanistan mosque bombing kills 62 worshippers
The force of the blast destroyed the roof of the mosque, in eastern Nangarhar province.
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18 Oct 12:29pm Updated Catalonia protests and general strike paralyse Barcelona
The Supreme Court decision to jail nine separatist leaders has enraged demonstrators in Catalonia.
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18 Oct 12:29pm A Canadian election looms - seven charts explain all
Climate change, gender balance and Quebec - the issues facing Canadians this election.
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18 Oct 11:57am Updated Bulgaria coach Krasimir Balakov resigns following racism backlash
Krasimir Balakov resigns as Bulgaria manager four days after claiming he did not hear racist chants in England's 6-0 win in Sofia.
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18 Oct 11:55am Updated Turkey Syria offensive: Trump likens conflict to playground fight
The US leader defends his handling of Turkey's offensive as evidence of possible war crimes grows.
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18 Oct 11:53am Updated Extinction Rebellion: Westminster targeted by protesters despite ban
Protesters take to Whitehall to demand action on climate change despite a London-wide ban.
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18 Oct 11:13am Updated Brexit: Johnson in race to win support for deal
No 10 is trying to persuade MPs to back the PM's deal ahead of a vote in the Commons on Saturday.
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18 Oct 11:08am Updated Dozens killed in Afghanistan mosque bombing
The attack, in eastern Nangarhar province, targeted worshippers during Friday prayers.
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18 Oct 10:39am Harry Dunn: Parents ask police to charge crash death suspect
Harry Dunn's family say US officials are "ruthlessly" protecting Anne Sacoolas from facing justice.
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18 Oct 9:42am Afghanistan violence: Dozens killed in mosque blast
The attack, in eastern Nangarhar province, targeted worshippers during Friday prayers.
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18 Oct 9:21am Reading Chick-fil-A outlet to close in LGBT rights row
The Oracle shopping centre decides "not to extend the lease" of the popular US fast-food chain.
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18 Oct 9:13am Updated El Clasico: Barcelona v Real Madrid postponed because of fears over civil unrest
This month's El Clasico between Barcelona and Real Madrid is postponed because of fears of civil unrest.
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18 Oct 8:53am Updated Brexit deal: What does it mean?
Boris Johnson has agreed a new Brexit deal with the EU - but what does it mean and will Parliament pass it?
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18 Oct 8:50am Updated Extinction Rebellion: Oxford Circus cleared after protesters defy ban
Police clear climate change protesters from one of London's busiest junctions.
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18 Oct 8:43am Harry Dunn: Parents ask British police to charge suspect fight for extradition
The family believe US officials are "ruthlessly" protecting Anne Sacoolas from facing justice.
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18 Oct 8:34am Updated Dad who raped daughters given 40-year term at Swansea Crown Court
The man from south west Wales fathered at least six children with one of his daughters.
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18 Oct 7:22am Boris Johnson, Jennifer Arcuri, and the mysterious Annie Tacker
Questions surround Boris Johnson's friendship with Jennifer Arcuri, including her UK media manager.
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18 Oct 6:21am Forty-year sentence for father who raped daughters
The man from south west Wales fathered at least six children with one of his daughters.
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18 Oct 6:20am Crunching the numbers on key Brexit vote
The House of Commons will sit on Saturday to vote on the new Brexit deal proposed by Boris Johnson.
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18 Oct 6:18am Extinction Rebellion: Protesters block Oxford Circus in defiance of ban
Defying a ban on protests, the anti-climate change group blocks a busy London junction.
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18 Oct 6:17am Updated Five charged over Extinction Rebellion Tube protests
Extinction Rebellion activists climbed on to trains at Stratford, Canning Town and Shadwell on Thursday.
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18 Oct 5:54am Updated An ‘insult’ to suggest non-football people make football decisions at Man Utd - Woodward
Manchester United executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward hits back at critics and backs boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer.
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18 Oct 5:02am The Hundred: Jofra Archer, Joe Root and Chris Woakes play our city-based quiz
Cricket has eight brand new teams based in seven UK cities - BBC Sport tested the players on how well they know their cities.
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18 Oct 3:15am Motorbiking to Everest: Landslides, monsoons and altitude
The first all-female motorcycling group have reached Everest base camp - but it was far from easy.
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18 Oct 3:02am James Mattis mocks Donald Trump at gala dinner
The former US defence secretary hits back after the president described him as "the world's most overrated general".
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18 Oct 1:43am Updated Leicester-Liverpool Boxing Day game moved to 20:00 GMT for Amazon
Liverpool's Premier League trip to Leicester City on Boxing Day is moved to an 20:00 GMT start so it can be televised as part of Amazon's new contract.
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18 Oct 1:30am Juan Mata: Manchester United player mobbed by fans in Manchester
Manchester United midfielder Juan Mata is mobbed as he films with Football Focus in the city, posing for selfies and speaking with supporters old and young.
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18 Oct 12:01am Updated Heavy fighting erupts in Mexican city
Security forces and cartel gunmen clash after drug lord Joaquín "El Chapo" Guzmán's son is discovered.
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