Labour 'needs clear anti-Brexit position', says Tom Watson

BBC News - 17 June 2019 - 3:56am
The party's deputy leader wants Labour to strongly argue for the EU, saying "our hearts are Remain".

Italian George Clooney fraudsters arrested in Thailand

BBC News - 17 June 2019 - 3:47am
Police arrest two Italians in Thailand who posed as George Clooney to promote a fashion business.

Woodland wins first major at US Open as Rose fades

BBC News - 17 June 2019 - 3:14am
Gary Woodland holds off the challenge of world number one Brooks Koepka to claim his first major victory and win the US Open.

Prescription drugs sold illegally in Uganda

BBC News - 17 June 2019 - 1:26am
The BBC has uncovered evidence that prescription drugs have been taken out of circulation by health workers and sold on illegally.

The family-of-four living off grid

BBC News - 17 June 2019 - 1:11am
Two former vets from Essex and their children are showing others how it is possible to live self-sufficiently.

Germany's far-right AfD party fails to win first mayor

BBC News - 17 June 2019 - 1:05am
The vote in Görlitz was viewed as a test for the anti-immigration party ahead of regional elections.

Nyall Brown death: Norfolk and Suffolk mental health trust criticised

BBC News - 17 June 2019 - 12:41am
Mental health trust staff do not always read a patient's notes before seeing them, says a coroner.

Saving sharks: One woman's mission to protect the hammerhead

BBC News - 17 June 2019 - 12:38am
Marine biologist Ilena Zanella vowed to save the shark after diving with them off Costa Rica.

What personalised medicine could mean for your health

BBC News - 17 June 2019 - 12:34am
Technology is making it possible to tailor treatments to ever smaller groups of patients.

Climate Change: Why are thousands of species facing extinction?

BBC News - 17 June 2019 - 12:32am
The Earth's biodiversity is decreasing at a faster rate than ever before. Why is this happening?

A bridge made of grass

BBC News - 17 June 2019 - 12:25am
The annual remaking of the last remaining Inca rope bridge at Q'eswachaka in Peru.

South Western Railway strike set to hit Royal Ascot

BBC News - 17 June 2019 - 12:23am
The RMT is planning a five-day strike in a row with South Western Railway over guards on trains.

Liverpool teenagers 'paid money to stab other youths'

BBC News - 17 June 2019 - 12:23am
Young people tell the BBC they have been offered up to £1,000 by gang leaders in Liverpool.

EU leaders face pressure to deliver on climate change

BBC News - 17 June 2019 - 12:14am
The Greens' election success reshapes the agenda as EU leaders decide the bloc's priorities.

What's happening in the news this week?

BBC News - 17 June 2019 - 12:07am
Tense times in Europe's biggest city. Trump eyes up 2020. And Africa's festival of sport begins.

Lyme disease has 'dominated' my life

BBC News - 17 June 2019 - 12:07am
Morven-May MacCallum tells BBC Disclosure that Lyme disease has controlled her life for nine years.

Advance payouts for elderly or ill child abuse victims

BBC News - 17 June 2019 - 12:07am
Dozens of child abuse survivors who are terminally ill or elderly get £10,000 compensation payments.

'I just got fed up with the sexism. It was everywhere'

BBC News - 17 June 2019 - 12:04am
How Dame Stephanie Shirley went from child refugee to computer industry and women's rights pioneer.

Carole Ghosn: 'I'm a housewife, not a conniving woman'

BBC News - 17 June 2019 - 12:02am
The wife of former Nissan chief Carlos Ghosn speaks out about his detention and campaign to free him.

'Cryoegg' to explore under Greenland Ice Sheet

BBC News - 17 June 2019 - 12:01am
UK sensors placed under the Greenland Ice Sheet will monitor how its glaciers slide towards the ocean.


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