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Owen Jones 'kicked in head' in London street attack

17 August 2019 - 6:27pm
The Guardian columnist says a group of men made a "beeline" for him as he left a pub in north London.

Search for child missing in River Stour in Sandwich

17 August 2019 - 6:13pm
A Coastguard helicopter is helping fire crews and police looking for the child in the River Stour.

PC Andrew Harper: Killed officer 'died of multiple injuries'

17 August 2019 - 6:03pm
Detectives are given more time to question 10 people held on suspicion of PC Andrew Harper's murder.

What happened in the Premier League on Saturday?

17 August 2019 - 5:11pm
Liverpool maintain their winning start, Teemu Pukki scores a hat-trick for Norwich, Everton see off Watford, Bournemouth hold on to beat Villa.

Ashes: 'They're celebrating like they've won the Test' - Joe Root out first ball

17 August 2019 - 5:07pm
Australia celebrate like "they've won the Test match" after getting England captain Joe Root out for a golden duck on day four of the second Ashes Test at Lord's.

Bangladesh fire: 15,000 homes destroyed in Dhaka slum

17 August 2019 - 4:43pm
About 15,000 homes are destroyed in a shanty town in Dhaka - but no deaths have been reported.

Peter Duncan: Youth charged with screwdriver murder

17 August 2019 - 4:19pm
A youth is charged with murdering "devoted father" Peter Duncan, who was stabbed in Newcastle.

Ashes: Australia's Steve Smith falls for 92 after 'bizarre' dismissal

17 August 2019 - 4:09pm
Australia's Steve Smith's brilliant innings comes to an end as England's Chris Woakes dismisses him for 92 on day four of the second Ashes Test at Lord's.

Aubameyang hits winner for Arsenal against Burnley

17 August 2019 - 3:47pm
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Alexandre Lacazette score as Arsenal beat Burnley in their first home match of the season.

Roger Rabbit animator Richard Williams dies at 86

17 August 2019 - 3:20pm
The 86-year-old won two Oscars and a Bafta for his work as animation director on the 1988 hit film.

Philip and Caroline Welch are married but have never lived together

17 August 2019 - 3:10pm
Philip lives in Somerset while Caroline lives in Bristol.

Ashes: Australia's Steve Smith leaves the field hurt after being struck by Jofra Archer short ball

17 August 2019 - 3:08pm
Australia's Steve Smith leaves the field hurt after being struck by a Jofra Archer short ball during day four of the second Ashes Test at Lord's.

Blind hedgehog stolen in Leeds van theft

17 August 2019 - 2:39pm
Stephen the hedgehog's owners plead with thieves for his safe return after a van he was inside is taken.

NFL: Ex-rugby union star Christian Wade beats five players in dazzling run

17 August 2019 - 1:15pm
Ex-rugby union player Christian Wade continues to impress for the Buffalo Bills, evading several tackles in a 48-yard run against the Carolina Panthers in a pre-season game.

Hong Kong: 'The riot police are running in'

17 August 2019 - 1:13pm
The BBC's Stephen McDonell on the new quick-moving tactics of the Hong Kong police against protesters on the streets.

Famous dugong dies after eating plastic

17 August 2019 - 12:21pm
Pieces of plastic were found inside the stomach of the sea mammal which was stranded on a Thai beach.

Ashes: Stuart Broad makes early breakthrough removing Matthew Wade

17 August 2019 - 11:51am
England's Stuart Broad claims the first wicket of the morning after Matthew Wade edges to Rory Burns on day four of the second Ashes Test at Lord's.

Climbing World Championships: Ludovico Fossali and Aleksandra Miroslaw win speed golds

17 August 2019 - 11:27am
Watch as Aleksandra Miroslaw and Ludovico Fossali win the speed golds at the Climbing World Championships.

Allyson Felix: Nike changes policy for pregnant athletes

17 August 2019 - 11:11am
Six-time Olympic gold medallist Allyson Felix says female athletes will "no longer be financially penalised for having a child" after Nike changed its sponsorship contracts.

Organ donation: 'My hero, he gave me his liver'

17 August 2019 - 10:45am
Tom Wilson died after an accident during a hockey match, but his organs and tissues have saved more than 50 people.


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