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World Championship 2017: Ding Junhui edges ahead of Mark Selby in semi-final

27 April 2017 - 5:11pm
Ding Junhui leads reigning champion Mark Selby 5-3 after an intriguing start to their World Championship semi-final.

Philippines police 'keep people hidden in secret cell'

27 April 2017 - 4:51pm
A tip-off led to the discovery of 11 undocumented prisoners in a room hidden behind a bookcase.

When you drop your drugs... in court

27 April 2017 - 4:35pm
An arrest warrant's out for a man who dropped a bag of drugs during a court appearance in Ohio.

Lewis Hamilton says Mercedes will use team orders in 'special circumstances'

27 April 2017 - 4:12pm
Lewis Hamilton says Mercedes will not impose team orders as a matter of course, but are aware they may be necessary this year.

Government bid to delay air pollution plan fails

27 April 2017 - 4:05pm
The UK Government has lost a court bid to delay publication of its air pollution strategy.

Trump 'backs down' in new short-term spending bill

27 April 2017 - 3:56pm
Congress is set to vote on a short-term spending bill to avert a government shutdown for one week.

What is a mugwump?

27 April 2017 - 3:53pm
Boris Johnson has called Jeremy Corbyn a mugwump, but what does that even mean?

Russian spy ship sinks off Turkey after collision with freighter

27 April 2017 - 3:27pm
All 78 personnel aboard the Black Sea Fleet ship were rescued, the Turkish coastal authority says.

Arrest after incident in Whitehall

27 April 2017 - 3:24pm
Armed officers detain a man near Parliament, with a witness saying he saw two knives on the ground.

Joey Barton: Burnley boss Sean Dyche says betting ban is 'harsh'

27 April 2017 - 3:02pm
Burnley manager Sean Dyche says Joey Barton's 18-month ban for breaching Football Association betting rules is "harsh".

Le Pen's National Front 'took 5m euros from EU'

27 April 2017 - 2:58pm
The European Parliament alleges fraud by the French presidential candidate's nationalists.

'Shield' device could be dangerous in wet conditions - Kevin Magnussen

27 April 2017 - 2:28pm
Plans for a transparent 'shield' device has been criticised by Haas driver Kevin Magnussen, who says it could make racing dangerous in wet conditions.

Police to use facial recognition at Champions League final

27 April 2017 - 2:19pm
Welsh police plan to use facial recognition on fans at the Champions League final.

Ex-VP Joe Biden tells students: If she's drunk, it's rape

27 April 2017 - 2:15pm
The former vice-president was speaking at a college campus event against sexual assault.

Your stories of taking pets on planes

27 April 2017 - 12:59pm
The death of Simon the giant rabbit has inspired people to share their experiences of pets on planes.

TV star 'reeling' over harassment order

27 April 2017 - 12:22pm
The Songs of Praise presenter said her career had suffered after she was wrongly accused of harassment.

Homicide and knife crime rates 'up in England and Wales'

27 April 2017 - 12:20pm
The total number of recorded crimes in England and Wales rose by 9% in 2016, figures show.

Joshua v Klitschko: Crowds packed in to Wembley Arena for open workout

27 April 2017 - 12:01pm
Anthony Joshua and Wladimir Klitschko put on an open workout session for crowds at Wembley Arena, ahead of their heavyweight title fight on Saturday, 29 April.

What has President Trump said about your country in his first 100 days?

27 April 2017 - 12:01pm
Find out what President Trump has said about where you live since he was inaugurated in January.

Taylor Wimpey apologises in leasehold dispute

27 April 2017 - 11:45am
Taylor Wimpey sets aside £130m to deal with leasehold contracts described as the "PPI of house building".