Murray positive despite first-round loss to Sandgren in Winston-Salem

BBC News - 20 August 2019 - 6:44am
Andy Murray is still searching for his first singles win since hip surgery after losing 7-6 7-5 to Tennys Sandgren in the Winston-Salem Open first round.

'I love watching natural talent Archer - but Australia will still win the Ashes'

BBC News - 20 August 2019 - 6:17am
In his latest BBC Sport column, Glenn McGrath discusses Jofra Archer's impact on this series, and how Australia have to deal with his pace.

Usain Bolt's 200m world record 10 years on - 'You've got to be kidding me!'

BBC News - 20 August 2019 - 6:16am
A look back as Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt breaks the 200m world record at the World Athletics Championships in Berlin on 20 August 2009.

Europa League final defeat transformed Arsenal's transfer strategy - Kroenke

BBC News - 20 August 2019 - 6:15am
Arsenal director Josh Kroenke speaks to BBC Sport about the club's summer transfers, fan pressure and future ambition.

Brexit: Boris Johnson calls for 'anti-democratic' backstop to be scrapped

BBC News - 20 August 2019 - 3:12am
The plan to avoid a hard border in Northern Ireland is "unviable", the PM says in a letter to the EU.

Great British Bake Off contestants revealed for 2019

BBC News - 20 August 2019 - 1:27am
A new batch of contestants get ready to battle it out for the Bake Off crown.

No-deal Brexit 'could cost farms £850m in profits'

BBC News - 20 August 2019 - 1:13am
A no-deal Brexit could be a greater challenge than BSE and foot-and-mouth, a researcher suggests.

Jeffrey Epstein 'signed will two days before death'

BBC News - 20 August 2019 - 1:09am
The estate of the former financier was worth $577m (£475m) when he killed himself, reports say.

Student loan over-payments of £28m going unclaimed

BBC News - 20 August 2019 - 1:07am
Graduates have paid millions in repayments after their loans have been cleared.

What 16-year-olds do after their exam results

BBC News - 20 August 2019 - 12:40am
At 16, teenagers face a number of training or education choices - but how have these decisions changed over time?

Why is the UK seeing a rise in measles cases?

BBC News - 20 August 2019 - 12:39am
Three years after eliminating the infection, Britain has lost its 'measles-free status'. How?

Meet the man who sets off Stormzy's festival flames

BBC News - 20 August 2019 - 12:29am
We look at why music stars like Stormzy are wanting bigger and more impressive special effects at their shows.

Chicken Connoisseur YouTuber: Knife crime warnings racist

BBC News - 20 August 2019 - 12:17am
Elijah Quashie tells the BBC knife crime warnings on takeaway boxes are either "racist or stereotyping".

The people policing the internet's most horrific content

BBC News - 20 August 2019 - 12:16am
Website content moderators have to see some very disturbing material. How do they cope?

Why we lie about being retired

BBC News - 20 August 2019 - 12:16am
When we retire we often pretend that we're still working according to one Harvard academic.

The International 2019: What does it take to become a gaming millionaire?

BBC News - 20 August 2019 - 12:14am
Gaming is a near billion-dollar industry, but what kind of pressures do young e-sports stars face?

The Family: 'Raised in a doomsday cult, I entered the real world at 15'

BBC News - 20 August 2019 - 12:13am
Ben Shenton was raised in a cult that thought the world would soon end. It didn't - but one day his world abruptly changed.

'Weak management' - pundits criticise Man Utd penalty strategy after draw at Wolves

BBC News - 20 August 2019 - 12:09am
Pundits criticise Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's selection of two penalty-takers after Paul Pogba misses from the spot for Manchester United against Wolves.

Marchioness disaster: Thames historic vessels 'still not modernised'

BBC News - 20 August 2019 - 12:03am
More than 50 people died when the Marchioness pleasure boat sank on the Thames 30 years ago.

Newspaper headlines: PM's Brexit demands and Sir Elton defends royals

BBC News - 20 August 2019 - 12:03am
The papers cover Boris Johnson's letter insisting the "anti-democratic" backstop plan is ditched.

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