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The Papers: Tensions grow as Iran seizes UK tankers

19 July 2019 - 11:03pm
The seizure of two tankers by Iran in the Gulf dominates the newspaper front pages.

Algae bio-curtains: Architects' radical solution to capture carbon

19 July 2019 - 11:01pm
Scientists and architects in London have developed 'bio-curtains' to act as an alternative to urban trees.

Algeria win Africa Cup of Nations after freak goal

19 July 2019 - 11:00pm
Algeria win the Africa Cup of Nations for the second time as a freak early goal secures a 1-0 win against Senegal in Cairo.

HS2: Costs review 'ongoing' amid reported £30bn overrun

19 July 2019 - 10:58pm
The boss of the new high-speed rail link has reportedly warned the project will exceed its £56bn budget.

Rory McIlroy misses Open cut at Royal Portrush despite thrilling round

19 July 2019 - 10:13pm
Northern Ireland's Rory McIlroy says missing the cut at his home Open hurt, but the "love" of the crowd spurred him on to a remarkable round of 65.

Five holiday destinations where the pound still goes far

19 July 2019 - 10:07pm
The pound may be falling, but there are still plenty of places it goes a long way. We look at five.

A lost archive of LA crime scenes

19 July 2019 - 9:32pm
Unseen for up to 80 years, this trove of crime scene photos blurs the line between evidence and art.

Iran seizes two UK tankers in Strait of Hormuz

19 July 2019 - 9:26pm
Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt says he is "extremely concerned" by the seizures in the Gulf.

The Open 2019: Lee Westwood & Jordan Spieth among best shots from day 2

19 July 2019 - 9:02pm
Lee Westwood, Jordan Spieth and Ricky Fowler star among the best shots from the second day of the 2019 Open at Portrush.

Real-life Spider-Man escapes fire by climbing down Philadelphia high-rise

19 July 2019 - 8:49pm
The unidentified man was unharmed, but four others were taken to hospital for smoke inhalation.

Five ways the US heatproofs 50C cities

19 July 2019 - 8:44pm
Much of the US is baking this weekend. But several cities are doing innovative things to combat rising temperatures.

The Open 2019: Rory McIlroy makes 65 but misses out on the cut at the Open at Royal Portrush

19 July 2019 - 7:39pm
Watch round highlights as home favourite Rory McIlroy makes a remarkable 65 but still misses the cut at the Open at Royal Portrush.

Donald Trump: Boris Johnson 'will do a great job as PM'

19 July 2019 - 7:17pm
“He's a different kind of a guy but they say I’m a different kind of guy too," the US president says.

Minnesota crowd welcomes home Ilhan Omar amid Trump row

19 July 2019 - 7:01pm
The congresswoman returned to her home state and was met with "welcome home" chants and signs.

Richard Oland: A millionaire, a murder and a mystery killer

19 July 2019 - 7:00pm
When he was found in a pool of blood, Richard Oland was worth tens of millions of dollars. But who killed him and why?

Labour MP Emily Thornberry in hospital after bicycle accident

19 July 2019 - 6:26pm
The shadow foreign secretary was cycling when she was involved in a collision in Westminster.

Alaphilippe wins stage to extend Tour lead over Thomas

19 July 2019 - 6:14pm
Defending champion Geraint Thomas loses time to Tour de France leader Julian Alaphlippe after the Frenchman's stunning time trial win on stage 13.

Darren Grimes: Brexit campaigner wins appeal against £20,000 fine

19 July 2019 - 6:09pm
BeLeave founder Darren Grimes says the Electoral Commission's punishment has "taken a huge toll".

Pogba, Neymar, Maguire & what’s going on at Arsenal? Transfer news with David Ornstein

19 July 2019 - 5:57pm
BBC Sport journalist David Ornstein brings us the latest transfer gossip, including the latest on Paul Pogba's future at Manchester United and Neymar's potential return to Barcelona.

Dangerous heatwave starts hitting US

19 July 2019 - 5:23pm
About 200m people in the US may be affected, and temperatures could reach 100F (38C) in some areas.


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