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Brett Kavanaugh: Embattled Trump nominee 'not going anywhere'

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Brett Kavanaugh takes to Fox News with his wife to fight back against sexual assault allegations.

Dellen Millard killed father as he slept and inherited millions

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The 2012 death was originally ruled a suicide, but Dellen Millard shot his sleeping dad in the eye.

Rod Rosenstein: Russia inquiry chief set for Trump showdown

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Rod Rosenstein, who oversees the Russia inquiry, faces crunch talks at the White House this week.

Electrical implant helps paralysed people to walk again

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Three paralysed patients are able to walk after an electrical patch is fitted to their spinal cords.

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Luka Modric named best male player and Marta best female player at Fifa awards

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Real Madrid's Luka Modric is named the world's best male player at the Best Fifa Football Awards in London, as Marta is named best female player.

Indiana school bus driver fired for letting kids drive

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She's now facing preliminary felony charges for allowing students to drive.


Dallas officer fired for killing innocent man in his own apartment

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Amber Guyger was on leave since shooting Botham Shem Jean inside his own flat on 6 September.

S-300 missile system: Russia to upgrade Syrian air defences

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Israel warns that the delivery of the S-300 system to Syria will "magnify dangers" in the region.


Brexit: No 10 says cabinet 'fully behind' PM's plan

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No 10 says ministers are united amid pressure on her to do a U-turn and back Canada-style trade deal.


Gene editing wipes out mosquitoes in the lab

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Researchers have used gene editing to completely eliminate populations of mosquitoes in the lab.


Rob Goldstone 'regrets' email setting up controversial Trump Tower meeting

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Rob Goldstone also covers Donald Trump's much-discussed 2013 Moscow trip, in a BBC interview.


The implausible rebirth of Tiger Woods

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Struggling to get out of bed after four back operations, 1,199 in the world at one point, 1,876 days since victory - Tiger Woods' comeback is redemption and rebirth, says Tom Fordyce.

Is this one of the world's most beautiful airports?

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India's newest airport, which is carved out of a mountain, has been called an "engineering marvel".

'I don't understand why he said that' - Williams responds to coach's claims

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Serena Williams says she wants to move on from her controversial US Open final and does not understand why her coach says he was sending her signals.


Indonesian teenager survives 49 days adrift at sea in 'fishing hut'

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The Indonesian drifted thousands of kilometres, until he was finally rescued by a passing ship near Guam.

China accuses US of trade bullying as new tariffs imposed

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The criticism from Beijing come hours after a new round of US tariffs on Chinese goods kicked in.


Brett Kavanaugh, Trump's court nominee, faces new sex allegation

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A second woman accuses US Supreme Court candidate Brett Kavanaugh of misconduct.

Inskip Point: Section of Australian beach collapses into sea

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The sudden landslip swallowed an area up to 300m (1,000 feet) wide, officials say.


Pogba says Man Utd must 'attack, attack, attack' at home

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Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba says he wants the team to be able to "attack, attack, attack" when they play at home.


Emotional Woods wins for first time in five years as Rose takes $10m Tour jackpot

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Tiger Woods wins the season-ending Tour Championship to claim his first victory in five years, while Justin Rose secures the FedEx Cup.

Monday, Sep 24

Jordan’s plans to turn the desert green


The ambitious project uses seawater – and sunshine

Sunday, Sep 23

Maldives election: Ibrahim Mohamed Solih claims victory

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Opposition leader Ibrahim Mohamed Solih urges a peaceful transition of power from his predecessor.

US tells Iran to 'look in the mirror' after Ahvaz attack

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The US ambassador to the UN dismisses claims Gulf states and the US enabled a deadly attack in Iran.

Iran's Rouhani fumes at US after Ahvaz parade attack

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President Rouhani says Gulf States, backed by the US, enabled the deadly gun attack that killed 25.

Joshua stops Povetkin to retain world titles

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Anthony Joshua stops Alexander Povetkin in the seventh round at Wembley to retain his IBF, WBA and WBO heavyweight titles.

Saturday, Sep 22

Iran blames Gulf foes for deadly Ahvaz attack

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Iran's supreme leader says "regional US puppets" were behind a gun assault in Ahvaz that killed 25.

Moment gunmen open fire on Iran parade

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Multiple gunshots can be heard as soldiers and civilians take cover from the attack.

Lake Victoria Tanzania ferry disaster: Survivor found in air pocket

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A man survives in an air pocket in a Lake Victoria ferry that overturned two days ago, killing 207.

Brett Kavanaugh: Judge accuser given more time for hearing

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Christine Blasey Ford is deciding whether to testify against the Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.

Friday, Sep 21

Rod Rosenstein denies voicing plot to remove Trump

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But a source tells the BBC Mr Rosenstein was being sarcastic when he suggested wiretapping Mr Trump.

May demands respect from EU over Brexit

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Theresa May says it is "not acceptable" for EU leaders to reject her plan without an alternative.

Lake Victoria Tanzania ferry disaster: Divers hunt for survivors

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At least 136 people have died after the overcrowded vessel overturned on Lake Victoria on Thursday.

US imposes sanctions on China for buying Russian weapons

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Beijing is being penalised for buying Russian combat jets and surface-to-air missiles.

Thursday, Sep 20

Donald Tusk: Theresa May's Brexit trade plan won't work

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The EU Council president dismisses the Chequers plan - the PM says there is "hard work" to be done.

Trump urged Spain to 'build a wall' across Sahara, says minister

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The Spanish foreign minister says he disagreed with the idea, put to him during a visit to the US.

May: No extension of Brexit deadline

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The PM urges EU leaders to focus their minds on getting a deal, saying talks will not be extended.

Why you don’t really have a ‘type’


Your perceptions of beauty change faster than you think