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Last male northern white rhino joins Tinder to raise money

25 April 2017 - 10:33pm
This is part of fundraising efforts by conservationists to save the near extinct species.

Obama criticised for '$400,000 Wall Street speech'

25 April 2017 - 10:15pm
The former US president previously admonished "fat cat bankers".

General election 2017: Voters in Porthcawl weigh up options

25 April 2017 - 10:03pm
The BBC's political editor Laura Kuenssberg speaks to Labour voters in Porthcawl about whether they might consider switching to the Conservatives.

Meeting an organ trafficker who preys on Syrian refugees

25 April 2017 - 9:59pm
Abu Jaafar's job is to find people desperate enough to give up parts of their body for money.

Wolverhampton Wanderers 0-1 Huddersfield Town

25 April 2017 - 9:59pm
Izzy Brown's strike is enough to give Huddersfield Town a narrow win at Wolves to secure a Championship play-off spot.

McDonald's to offer all UK staff fixed hour contracts

25 April 2017 - 9:30pm
The fast food chain has been trialling the move in 23 company-owned and franchise outlets in the UK.

Fitbit contradicts husband's story of wife's murder - police

25 April 2017 - 9:20pm
The Connecticut man said his wife was killed by an intruder with a voice like actor Vin Diesel's.

Cassini set for first Saturn gap plunge

25 April 2017 - 9:19pm
The probe will be out of radio contact as it dives in between the planet's rings and cloudtops.

Kelly Sotherton: British athlete feels third Olympic medal gives career 'more meaning'

25 April 2017 - 9:08pm
Kelly Sotherton feels her career has "more meaning" after she is upgraded to a three-time Olympic medallist following retrospective drug tests.

Madeleine McCann: Police still pursuing 'critical' lead 10 years on

25 April 2017 - 9:01pm
Ten years after Madeleine went missing, police say they still hope to answer what happened to her.

Sir Rod Stewart's proud moment as son Liam scores first ice hockey goal for GB

25 April 2017 - 8:24pm
Music legend Sir Rod Stewart celebrates on social media as son Liam scores his first international goal as Great Britain beat Estonia 5-1.

Trump backs down on border wall funding

25 April 2017 - 8:17pm
If cash for a wall is left out of the budget bill, a government shutdown can be averted this week.

Challenge Cup sixth round-draw: Castleford Tigers host St Helens

25 April 2017 - 7:10pm
Super League leaders Castleford Tigers are drawn at home to St Helens in the sixth round of the Challenge Cup.

Teenage offender held in inhuman conditions, court hears

25 April 2017 - 6:26pm
The boy was only allowed out of his cell at a young offenders institution for 30 minutes a day, a court hears.

Premature lambs kept alive in 'plastic bag' womb

25 April 2017 - 6:14pm
Scientists were able to keep premature lambs alive for a month using an artificial "plastic bag" womb.

WTA chief Steve Simon defends Maria Sharapova wildcards

25 April 2017 - 6:06pm
Maria Sharapova's wildcard entry at Stuttgart Open is in keeping with how former dopers are treated in other sports says WTA chief Steve Simon.

Macron v Le Pen: What are their visions for France?

25 April 2017 - 6:02pm
The BBC's Laurence Peter examines what really divides election rivals Emmanuel Macron and Marine Le Pen.

Olympic cyclists Laura and Jason Kenny collect CBEs

25 April 2017 - 5:46pm
Britain's "golden couple" was honoured alongside other athletes during a ceremony at Buckingham Palace.

President Trump: Seven ways the world has changed

25 April 2017 - 5:43pm
Seven ways Donald Trump's presidency has changed the US and its relationship with the world.

'Gorilla man' still crawling London Marathon

25 April 2017 - 5:18pm
Two days after the race began, one man who is crawling the route is not yet half way through.

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