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June 04, 2018
Brexit: Theresa May tells EU leaders their plans must 'evolve'

Brexit: Theresa May tells EU leaders their plans must 'evolve'

The PM is set to brief fellow leaders on her Brexit plan amid disagreement over the Irish border.

Storm Ali: Two killed as severe winds lash British Isles

Storm Ali: Two killed as severe winds lash British Isles

A woman and man have died, travel is disrupted and power lines are cut as Storm Ali hits the British Isles.

Shropshire hospitals baby deaths review cases rise to over 100

Shropshire hospitals baby deaths review cases rise to over 100

Baby and mother deaths, as well as birth injuries, are being reviewed at hospitals in Shropshire.

Man in Salisbury 'illness' hoaxed Prince Charles

Man in Salisbury 'illness' hoaxed Prince Charles

Police sources say a hoax is also likely to be one line of inquiry after an incident at a Wiltshire restaurant.

Trump on Sessions: 'I don't have an attorney general'

Trump on Sessions: 'I don't have an attorney general'

In his fiercest attack yet on Jeff Sessions, the US president says he is "very disappointed".

Westminster Inquest: Attacker 'told his children he was going to die'

Westminster Inquest: Attacker 'told his children he was going to die'

The inquest into the deaths of five people is also shown CCTV footage of Khalid Masood's final movements.

Westminster inquest: CCTV shows attacker's preparations

Westminster inquest: CCTV shows attacker's preparations

The inquest is shown footage of Khalid Masood buying knives and collecting the car used in the 2017 attack.

Retailer Orla Kiely ceases trading on cash crunch

Retailer Orla Kiely ceases trading on cash crunch

Orla Kiely's shops and website have closed amid reports that its parent company ran out of cash.

Cycling land speed: Denise Mueller-Korenek breaks world record

Cycling land speed: Denise Mueller-Korenek breaks world record

Denise Mueller-Korenek rode a custom bike at a 183.932 mph average, the take-off speed of a large jet.

MSPs vote to halt tests for 5-year-olds

MSPs vote to halt tests for 5-year-olds

Opposition parties inflict a defeat on the Scottish government over assessments for five-year-olds.

Mylee Billingham: Father 'dragged daughter before killing her'

Mylee Billingham: Father 'dragged daughter before killing her'

Mylee Billingham, 8, called for her mother and shouted "no daddy" just before her death, a court hears.

Grenfell: Back to the school

Grenfell: Back to the school

15 months after Grenfell, the school below the tower reopens its doors - what's it like to return?

The Gateshead artist whose work makes you look twice

The Gateshead artist whose work makes you look twice

"It's about creating an illusion whereby you don't know which item is real and which is a drawing".

#KindrGrindr: Gay dating app launches anti-racism campaign

#KindrGrindr: Gay dating app launches anti-racism campaign

The gay dating app launches its #KindrGrindr campaign to encourage more tolerance among users.

Captain Cook's HMS Endeavour might have been found in US

Captain Cook's HMS Endeavour might have been found in US

Researchers in the US will release a 3D image on Friday before a planned excavation in 2019.

Justin Bieber serenades Hailey Baldwin outside Buckingham Palace

Justin Bieber serenades Hailey Baldwin outside Buckingham Palace

The star and partner Hailey Baldwin were also spotted sightseeing in London.

Alopecia: 'I can't control my hair loss'

Alopecia: 'I can't control my hair loss'

Two women talk about how they deal with alopecia and the remaining hair they still have.

Jellyfish robots to watch over endangered coral reefs

Jellyfish robots to watch over endangered coral reefs

The soft-bodied machines are designed to explore fragile marine ecosystems without causing damage.

Broadcasters commit to doubling disabled employees by 2020

Broadcasters commit to doubling disabled employees by 2020

The government and broadcasters pledge to double the number of disabled people working in TV by 2020.

Making sure you get the right type of calorie

Making sure you get the right type of calorie

Meet the latest dietary idea being used in the battle against the bulge - the "quality" calorie.

Sony unveils mini PlayStation Classic console

Sony unveils mini PlayStation Classic console

Tekken 3 and Ridge Racer are among the titles on Sony's new miniature PlayStation.

Why do we hate wasps and love bees?

Why do we hate wasps and love bees?

Both are as ecologically useful, say scientists, and the same effort must be made to protect them.

Returning to Idlib - One Syrian's story

Returning to Idlib - One Syrian's story

Muaz is risking his life back home in Idlib after returning to the city destroyed by war.

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The secret life of a female bodyguard

The secret life of a female bodyguard

Jacquie Davis, the UK's first female bodyguard, talks about hostage rescues and undercover surveillance.

Are drink-driving limits too high?

Are drink-driving limits too high?

How are the limits on how much alcohol you can drink set?

'I lost my entire family to a cult': How one woman escaped Grace Road

'I lost my entire family to a cult': How one woman escaped Grace Road

A Korean church hiding from looming 'global famine' in Fiji is facing growing allegations of abuse.

EU migration: How has it changed the UK?

EU migration: How has it changed the UK?

Committee looks at impact on jobs, wages, public services and communities.

Will we ever get self-healing smartphones?

Will we ever get self-healing smartphones?

How likely is it that we will see mobile phones that use self-healing materials any time soon?

Obituary: Denis Norden

Obituary: Denis Norden

Denis Norden wrote some of radio and TV's funniest scripts in a 60-year partnership with Frank Muir.

The weird and wonderful life of Elon Musk

The weird and wonderful life of Elon Musk

Elon Musk has found success with PayPal and Tesla - and has a colourful private life to match.

How a school in Bradford is beating the odds with music

How a school in Bradford is beating the odds with music

A school in Bradford is achieving impressive results in English and maths, by rebuilding its curriculum around music.

Mercury Prize 2018: Nominees reveal the last thing they changed on their albums

Mercury Prize 2018: Nominees reveal the last thing they changed on their albums

Lily Allen, Jorja Smith and Noel Gallagher tell us the last thing they changed on their albums.

The chef using 60,000-year-old recipes

The chef using 60,000-year-old recipes

A top chef says his awards are owed to learning skills from indigenous Australian recipes and ingredients.

London Fashion Week: Representation is 'still a problem'

London Fashion Week: Representation is 'still a problem'

Strides have been made towards diversity on London's catwalks but is it enough?

England's Ben Stokes & Alex Hales named in ODI squad for Sri Lanka series

England's Ben Stokes & Alex Hales named in ODI squad for Sri Lanka series

Ben Stokes and Alex Hales are included in England's one-day squad to tour Sri Lanka, after being charged with bringing the game into disrepute.

Formula 1: Is Kimi Raikkonen right to stay in F1? - Jolyon Palmer

Formula 1: Is Kimi Raikkonen right to stay in F1? - Jolyon Palmer

Is Kimi Raikkonen right to stay on in F1 at the expense of a log-jam of younger talent dreaming of a seat on the grid?

Naomi Osaka beats Dominika Cibulkova in straight sets at Pan Pacific Open

Naomi Osaka beats Dominika Cibulkova in straight sets at Pan Pacific Open

Japan's Naomi Osaka beats Dominika Cibulkova in straight sets at the Pan Pacific Open, her first match since winning the US Open.

Liverpool 3-2 PSG: ‘Daniel Sturridge is a £50m player – when he is fit and firing, you cannot ignore him’

Liverpool 3-2 PSG: ‘Daniel Sturridge is a £50m player – when he is fit and firing, you cannot ignore him’

Daniel Sturridge will play a big part as Liverpool chase glory on multiple fronts, says former Reds defender Stephen Warnock.

Michael Phelps demands more help for former Olympians

Michael Phelps demands more help for former Olympians

Michael Phelps, winner of a 23 Olympic golds, says more must be done to support Olympians after they move out of the spotlight.

Quad Series: England lose 52-47 to Australia

Quad Series: England lose 52-47 to Australia

England are beaten 52-47 by Australia in the Quad Series in their first meeting since the Commonwealth Games final.

Brexit: Why champagne has become an issue

Brexit: Why champagne has become an issue

The BBC's Adam Fleming asks whether well-known brands might have to change their names after Brexit.

Scissors, single-markets and subsidies: Brexit in the hairdressers

Scissors, single-markets and subsidies: Brexit in the hairdressers

A remainer cuts a leaver's hair, and vice-versa - can they get along?

Brexit: What does Germany's media think?

Brexit: What does Germany's media think?

In addition to assigning blame, there are concerns about Brexit's effect on economies at home and abroad.

Brexit negotiations: Try our chatbot for more focus on the issues

Brexit negotiations: Try our chatbot for more focus on the issues

Questions and clear responses to the big questions about the UK's departure from the UK.

Speed dating Brexit-style

Speed dating Brexit-style

Believe in Brexit at first sight? Three pairs chat about how Brexit will affect their lives.

What a 'no deal' means for Rotterdam

What a 'no deal' means for Rotterdam

Europe's largest port plans to employ more than 900 extra customs staff to deal with any extra checks needed.

What British people think about Brexit now

What British people think about Brexit now

With six months to go until Brexit, opinions on the subject remain sharply divided.

Brexit: What do French people think?

Brexit: What do French people think?

Divorce settlements and racing off a cliff are just some of the ways the French media has given its views on Brexit.

Brexit: All you need to know about the UK leaving the EU

Brexit: All you need to know about the UK leaving the EU

A guide to plans for the UK to leave the European Union, after the 2016 referendum.