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Boris Johnson nominates Brexit critics Hammond and Clarke for peerages

6 February 2020 - 12:03am
Ex-chancellors sacked by the PM for opposing a no-deal Brexit are set for the Lords, the BBC learns.

NSPCC urges Facebook to stop encryption plans

6 February 2020 - 12:01am
The social media giant is facing a backlash over plans to encrypt messages across its platforms.

Kobe Bryant's final match was always unforgettable - now it is remembered in a special way

6 February 2020 - 12:00am
In the last game of Kobe Bryant's career the Los Angeles Lakers are 10 down with three minutes to go. What came next is now remembered in a very special way.

Portsmouth academic develops 'perfect espresso' formula

5 February 2020 - 11:57pm
A team of mathematicians and physicists say they have the formula for consistently good coffee.

Trump impeachment: The short, medium and long story

5 February 2020 - 11:50pm
The president has been cleared at his impeachment trial. Here's the story in 100, 300 and 800 words.

Hollywood icon with a career spanning seven decades

5 February 2020 - 11:45pm
Kirk Douglas clawed his way up from poverty to become one of Hollywood's leading stars.

Magnificent Edouard can get better - Lennon

5 February 2020 - 11:39pm
Odsonne Edouard "can get better", says manager Neil Lennon, after the French striker took his goals tally to 24.

Trump cleared of abuse of power and obstruction of justice

5 February 2020 - 10:15pm
The Senate has voted in favour of acquitting President Trump on the impeachment charges.

Trump impeachment trial: Four numbers that explain why he was cleared

5 February 2020 - 10:06pm
Acquittal was always the likely outcome - but the path of how we got there was intriguing.

Silent Witness star Liz Carr set for Hollywood film role

5 February 2020 - 10:00pm
The star reveals she is to appear in her first major movie after leaving the crime drama on a high.

Trump acquitted by Senate in impeachment trial

5 February 2020 - 9:49pm
The vote means the US president will not be removed from office after being accused of two offences.

FA Cup: Tottenham's Lucas levels against Southampton with neat finish after great footwork

5 February 2020 - 9:43pm
Tottenham's Lucas steps past Jannik Vestergaard before blasting the ball into the bottom corner from 18-yards to make it 2-2 in the FA Cup replay with Southampton.

Late comeback sees Spurs beat Southampton in FA Cup replay

5 February 2020 - 9:41pm
Tottenham battle past Southampton in a thrilling FA Cup fourth-round replay to set up a home tie against Norwich City.

Celtic put four past Motherwell to earn sixth straight win

5 February 2020 - 9:40pm
Celtic extend their winning run since the winter break to six games with a comfortable 4-0 Scottish Premiership win at Motherwell.

Hagi hits winner on first start as Rangers beat Hibs

5 February 2020 - 9:40pm
Ianis Hagi and George Edmundson score their first Rangers goals as the Ibrox side come from behind to edge out stubborn Hibs.

FA Cup: Danny Ings scores Saints' second after spectacular Nathan Redmond run

5 February 2020 - 9:37pm
Danny Ings puts Saints 2-1 up in their FA Cup fourth round replay at Tottenham after incredible work from Nathan Redmond.

Nike launches controversial Kipchoge shoe for retail

5 February 2020 - 9:23pm
Nike launches a mass market version of its controversial Alphafly prototype shoe that it says complies with new World Athletics rules.

Christina Koch: Nasa astronaut to set new female space record

5 February 2020 - 7:58pm
Nasa astronaut Christina Koch is set to complete the longest-ever single spaceflight by a woman.

Streatham attack: Terrorist threat 'not diminishing', says anti-terror police chief

5 February 2020 - 7:57pm
Officers cannot watch every terrorist who is released, the head of UK counter-terror policing warns.

Jack Garratt explains his three-year absence from music: 'I hated myself'

5 February 2020 - 7:46pm
The star says he succumbed to crippling self-doubt after winning awards he didn't feel he deserved.


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