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UK PM urges new dynamic in Brexit talks

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The PM tells EU leaders they must work together on a deal "we can defend to our people".

Storm Brian: Strong winds set to hit British Isles

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The Atlantic storm is due to hit parts of the UK and the Republic of Ireland on Saturday morning.

Catalan crisis: EU leaders rule out involvement in crisis

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Donald Tusk says there is no room for "any kind" of mediation or action on Catalonia.

Mobile companies overcharging customers after contracts end

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The UK government said the firms needed to inform customers when they had paid for their handsets.

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Everton defeat increases scrutiny on me - Koeman

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Everton boss Ronald Koeman says the 2-1 Europa League defeat at home to Lyon puts his job under greater scrutiny.

White House chief of staff John Kelly defends Trump over widow remarks

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Gen John Kelly says he is "broken-hearted" by a lawmaker's criticism of Mr Trump's condolence call.

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Rhys Webb 'heartbroken' over Wales policy, but will not renege on Toulon move

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Rhys Webb says he will not change his decision to join Toulon in 2018 - even though it means he will not be eligible to play for Wales.

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Brexit: EU leaders seek Brexit talks progress

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Leaders gather for a crunch summit as the UK faces EU calls to do more to break the deadlock.

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Sports minister criticises FA over 'sorry' Sampson saga

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Sports minister Tracey Crouch urges the FA to learn lessons after discriminatory remarks made by sacked England women's boss Mark Sampson.

Trump sends family $25,000 after claim of broken promise

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The father of a soldier killed in action said the president did not keep his word to send $25,000.

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No Premier League games on Christmas Eve

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No Premier League games will take place on Christmas Eve after none of 23 December's games were moved there for live television coverage.

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The good dog who is bad at sniffing out bombs

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US agency posts a series of tweets explaining why a four-legged operative was relieved from duty

Channing Tatum pulls Harvey Weinstein abuse film

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The actor says he will never again work with the company, which has now fired disgraced producer Harvey Weinstein.

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Crime rises by 13% in England and Wales, ONS statistics say

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There were an average of 100,000 crimes a week in the year to June, the Office for National Statistics says.

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Catalonia crisis: Spain moves to suspend autonomy

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Spain is to begin the process of imposing direct rule on Catalonia after a disputed independence vote.

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Premier League news conferences - including Leicester & Burnley

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"We had a slow start with three away defeats but then the international break and if you are counting from then until now, we have improved results, we have players back from injury and the players who missed a big part of pre-season have…

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The tide has turned - English clubs are back in Europe, says Neville

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English clubs are "narrowing the gap" on Europe's elite in the Champions League, says ex-Manchester United defender Phil Neville.

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News Daily: EU citizens and Catalan deadline

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Your morning briefing for 19 October 2017.

Chief Constable Hamilton investigated by ombudsman

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The chief constable and two senior officers deny allegations of misconduct in public office and criminality.

Sir Tom propositioned as young singer

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The singer tells the BBC an encounter early in his career made him feel "terrible".

Thursday, Oct 19

'Serious doubts' over whether FA bosses should continue as evidence is questioned

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There are 'serious doubts' whether FA bosses are fit to stay on after a "shambolic" performance at a hearing in parliament, MP Damian Collins says.

Wednesday, Oct 18

Theresa May to scrap universal credit helpline charges

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But PM rejects Labour's calls to pause the new benefit's roll-out as she loses symbolic Commons vote.

FA apologises to Nigeria-born Aluko for race remarks

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The FA apologises to two players for racially discriminatory remarks made by sacked England's women's boss Mark Sampson.

Wanted man surrenders after police complete his Facebook challenge

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A man who had been on the run hands himself in after police completed his Facebook challenge.

Scotland only part of UK to hit A&E target

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Hospital performance slumps across UK with staff warning hitting key targets now an 'impossible' job.

Tuesday, Oct 17

Reversing Brexit would boost economy, says OECD

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The global economic body says staying in the EU would have "significant" positive impact on growth.

Caught on camera

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After 33 years on our screens, the BBC programme helped solve numerous police investigations.

UK inflation at highest since April 2012

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Increases in transport and food prices push inflation to the highest rate for more than five years.

Brexit talks must speed up, Theresa May and Jean-Claude Juncker say

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Theresa May and Jean-Claude Juncker have a "friendly" dinner - but there's no sign of a breakthrough.

Monday, Oct 16

Ashley puts Newcastle United up for sale

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Newcastle United owner Mike Ashley puts the Premier League club up for sale after a decade in charge at St James' Park.

Hurricane Ophelia: Three people die as storm hits Ireland

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Thousands are without power as the remnants of Hurricane Ophelia reaches the British Isles.

Sean Hughes: Comedian, actor and writer dies aged 51

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Tributes are paid to the former Never Mind the Buzzcocks captain.

Kaepernick files grievance against NFL team owners

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Colin Kaepernick files a grievance against NFL owners he claims are refusing to hire him because of his protests against racial injustice.

Sunday, Oct 15

UK police investigate new Harvey Weinstein claims

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Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein is accused of a number of sexual assaults in London, the BBC understands.

Somalia: At least 230 dead in Mogadishu blast

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Saturday's truck bombing in the capital is the deadliest attack in Somalia's 10-year insurgency.

UK actress accuses Weinstein of rape

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British actress Lysette Anthony says he attacked her at her London home in the late 1980s.

Patients to be asked about sexuality

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NHS England says the question will deter discrimination against lesbian, gay and bisexual people.