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Disney disappoints despite a string of movie hits

6 August 2019 - 10:42pm
Shares in the company behind the blockbuster Avengers: Endgame fall as profits miss forecasts.

World number one Ashleigh Barty loses to Sofia Kenin in Rogers Cup

6 August 2019 - 10:34pm
World number one Ashleigh Barty loses to American Sofia Kenin in the second round of the Rogers Cup in Toronto.

Labour government 'would not block' indyref2

6 August 2019 - 10:30pm
Shadow chancellor John McDonnell says any decision about a second vote would be up to Holyrood.

Pakistan vows to fight India's 'illegal' Kashmir move

6 August 2019 - 10:23pm
Imran Khan says he could take India's decision to revoke Kashmiri autonomy to the UN Security Council.

Europe launches second EDRS space laser satellite

6 August 2019 - 10:11pm
Optical links will pull pictures and data from other spacecraft and then speed them to the ground.

Garlic festival shooting: FBI opens 'domestic terrorism' investigation

6 August 2019 - 9:23pm
The FBI opens a terrorism inquiry into an attack in California, one of three mass shootings in the US in a fortnight.

Madagascar plane fall: Cambridge student Alana Cutland's body found

6 August 2019 - 9:12pm
Cambridge University student Alana Cutland, 19, fell from a light aircraft on 25 July.

'Stress, tears, anger, depression' - Ex-player abused by Heath reacts to Chelsea report

6 August 2019 - 8:48pm
A damning report into historical sex abuse at Chelsea brings up "tearfulness and uncertainty", says a former player who was a victim of a "manipulative and prolific sexual abuser" at the club.

What happens to a body donated to science?

6 August 2019 - 7:40pm
A US centre was sued over its handling of donated bodies. What do we know about the industry?

Ryder Cup winner Olesen charged with sexual assault

6 August 2019 - 7:10pm
Ryder Cup winner Thorbjorn Olesen will appear in court on 21 August after being charged with sexual assault, being drunk on an aircraft and common assault.

Derby move 'not just about coming home', says Rooney

6 August 2019 - 7:09pm
Former England captain Wayne Rooney says his decision to join Derby County "wasn't just about coming home".

Archer boosts Ashes hopes with 6-27 followed by a rapid century

6 August 2019 - 6:59pm
Jofra Archer takes 6-27 and hits a century for Sussex's second XI as he targets an England call-up for the second Ashes Test.

Whaley Bridge dam: Dozens of evacuated residents to return home

6 August 2019 - 6:58pm
About 50 households near Whaley Bridge can return but hundreds of others are told they must wait.

No-deal Brexit: What is the UK government doing to prepare?

6 August 2019 - 6:55pm
The cabinet will meet every day to plan for an "orderly exit" from the EU.

Peterborough lottery winner quits job to pursue screenwriter goal

6 August 2019 - 6:43pm
Dean Weymes won £10,000 per month for the next 30 years on the National Lottery's Set For Life draw.

Jofra Archer takes six wickets for Sussex's second XI to boost Ashes hope

6 August 2019 - 5:43pm
Watch Jofra Archer in action for Sussex's second XI against Gloucester, as he strengthens his case for selection in the second Ashes Test.

Bjorg Lambrecht: Tour de Pologne stage neutralised to mark death of Belgian rider

6 August 2019 - 5:33pm
Stage four of the Tour de Pologne is neutralised and shortened following the death of 22-year-old Belgian cyclist Bjorg Lambrecht on Monday.

Brexit: What could no deal mean for the Irish border?

6 August 2019 - 5:24pm
All sides want to avoid a hard border, so how could they stop this if there's a no-deal Brexit?

'Dangerous' dockless bikes blocking streets, say disability activists

6 August 2019 - 5:10pm
Disability activists say bikes are "littering" pavements and creating trip hazards.

MPs describe threats, abuse and safety fears

6 August 2019 - 5:00pm
They report being sent pictures of decapitated bodies and having dog mess smeared on their door.

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