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Saddleridge fire: One dead in blaze raging round Los Angeles

11 October 2019 - 6:30pm
One of the fires was sparked by a bin lorry that dumped burning rubbish near tinder-dry vegetation.

Climate change: Big lifestyle changes are the only answer

11 October 2019 - 6:03pm
The experts tell us that small, easy changes alone will not be enough to combat climate change.

Christian McCaffrey: Best five plays from the NFL superstar coming to London

11 October 2019 - 5:49pm
Watch the best five plays from Carolina Panthers running back Christian McCaffrey whose team faces the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in London on Sunday.

UK pays £87m for no-deal Brexit ferry contracts

11 October 2019 - 5:43pm
The government has awarded medicine supply contracts to four ferry firms.

Alexei Leonov: First person to walk in space dies aged 85

11 October 2019 - 5:41pm
Soviet cosmonaut Alexei Leonov floated above the Earth for 12 minutes in 1965.

Extinction Rebellion protests 'stretch' Met Police

11 October 2019 - 5:24pm
With 1,100 arrests so far during the week's climate protests, police say they has diverted resources.

Nobel Peace Prize: Has Abiy brought peace to East Africa?

11 October 2019 - 5:23pm
The Ethiopian prime minister has won the Nobel Peace Prize, but how successful has he been?

Billy Connolly: 'I'm not ready to go back on stage'

11 October 2019 - 5:00pm
The comedian says he's not sure if he will be able to perform again due to having Parkinson's disease.

Liverpool's Elliott gets 14-day ban for derogatory Kane video

11 October 2019 - 4:50pm
Liverpool's Harvey Elliott is banned from all domestic club football for 14 days after admitting using derogatory language about Tottenham's Harry Kane in a video.

Jennifer Arcuri and Boris Johnson: What's the story about?

11 October 2019 - 3:54pm
Why is UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson being investigated for an alleged conflict of interest?

Laura Kenny aiming for a hat-trick of golds at European Championships

11 October 2019 - 3:33pm
Laura Kenny will race in the madison, the omnium and the team pursuit at the European Championships in the Netherlands next week as a possible dry run for the Olympics.

Could there be an early general election?

11 October 2019 - 3:33pm
If MPs agree to vote for an early general election, how quickly could it take place?

Heather Watson beats Magda Linette in Tianjin Open quarter-finals

11 October 2019 - 2:53pm
British number two Heather Watson reaches a WTA semi-final for the first time since September 2018 with victory over Magda Linette at the Tianjin Open.

Brexit: EU and UK agree to 'intensify' talks

11 October 2019 - 2:48pm
Both sides are pushing for a deal ahead of a summit next week, but Boris Johnson says there's "a way to go".

Manchester Arndale stabbings: Four hurt as man arrested

11 October 2019 - 2:46pm
Counter-terror police are investigating after a knifeman launched an attack in Manchester city centre.

Ann Marie Pomphret stables murder: Husband guilty

11 October 2019 - 2:40pm
David Pomphret admitted killing his wife Ann Marie but denied murder "due to loss of control".

Human trafficking gang guilty of selling women in Glasgow

11 October 2019 - 2:33pm
Victims were taken from Slovakia to Glasgow and forced into prostitution or sham marriages.

Half of all debit card payments now contactless

11 October 2019 - 2:11pm
Industry figures reveal the 50% mark has been reached for the first time as the way we pay changes.

Australia 27-8 Georgia: Wallabies labour to Rugby World Cup victory

11 October 2019 - 1:57pm
England's probable last eight opponents Australia labour to victory over Georgia in swirling wind and rain in Shizuoka.

Brexit: Sterling surges on renewed hopes of a deal

11 October 2019 - 1:43pm
The pound hits a three-month high, and UK-focussed shares soar, on optimism of a Brexit breakthrough.

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