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US to send 1,500 extra troops to Middle East amid tensions

2 hours 1 min ago
The deployment is a response to the "ongoing threat" posed by Iran, the acting defence secretary says.

Can Celtic clinch treble treble or will Hearts spring shock?

2 hours 51 min ago
Preview followed by live coverage of Saturday's Scottish Cup game between Heart of Midlothian and Celtic.

Boston museum sorry for racist 'no watermelons' remark

2 hours 54 min ago
A teacher accuses staff at the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston of racism towards her pupils.

Afghanistan beat Pakistan in Cricket World Cup warm-up

3 hours 57 min ago
Afghanistan beat Pakistan by three wickets in a World Cup warm-up match at Bristol featuring an unbeaten 74 from Hashmatullah Shahidi.

Extinction Rebellion: Met want 1,130 climate protesters charged

4 hours 1 min ago
Deputy Assistant Commissioner Laurence Taylor said the Met wants a prosecution of each protester.

Change The Game: Dame Kelly Holmes calls for athletes to 'accept who you are'

4 hours 4 min ago
Leading sportswomen urge female athletes to be themselves after detailing abuse over body image.

Why did a stranger break into a house to clean it?

4 hours 29 min ago
Nate came home to the smell of cleaning products and toilet paper roses. He doesn't know who did it.

Celtic sex abuse regret 'too little, too late'

4 hours 31 min ago
The club releases a statement after the conviction of ex-youth team coach Jim McCafferty on 14 May.

Abuse accuser Carl Beech says he 'saw three boys being murdered'

4 hours 35 min ago
Carl Beech wept as he told police how his friend "Scott" was killed after an MI5 boss's warning.

France Lyon: 'Parcel bomb' injures people

4 hours 53 min ago
A suspected parcel bomb injures at least eight people in the eastern French city of Lyon, reports say.

'Liverpool defeat one of my worst moments' - Messi seeks Copa del Rey redemption

5 hours 5 min ago
Barcelona's Lionel Messi says he wants to win the Copa del Rey in order to ease the pain of the Champions League defeat by Liverpool which ranks among the "worst moments of his career".

Rebecca Henderson: Posthumous degree for rucksack heart woman

5 hours 10 min ago
Oxford University student Rebecca Henderson died in February from transplant complications.

Lewis Capaldi: Scottish singer's album is fastest-selling of 2019 so far

5 hours 11 min ago
Scots singer hopes to "make some money finally" after his debut record goes straight to number one.

Britain's Geoghegan Hart out of Giro d'Italia as Zakarin wins stage 13

5 hours 24 min ago
Britain's Tao Geoghegan Hart abandons the Giro d'Italia 2019 after crashing out in an eventful 13th stage won by Ilnur Zakarin.

French Open: Nick Kyrgios pulls out with illness

5 hours 28 min ago
Australian world number 36 Nick Kyrgios pulls out of the French Open with illness, meaning Cameron Norrie will now play a qualifier.

Mount Everest: Why the summit can get so crowded

5 hours 46 min ago
A picture gives a glimpse into the conditions facing climbers at the top of the world.

Liberal Democrats start leadership contest

5 hours 50 min ago
Sir Vince Cable confirms he will hand over to his successor on 23 July.

US groups sue Alabama over 'extreme' abortion ban

6 hours 2 min ago
The lawsuit was expected and is part of a conservative strategy to re-examine federal abortion law.

Birmingham LGBT school row: Protests 'won't stop lessons'

6 hours 40 min ago
Protesters vow to carry on opposing the teaching of LGBT issues to primary school children.

Woman has surprise baby in Wisbech Beales shop toilet

6 hours 50 min ago
The young mum did not realise she was pregnant when she went into labour while shopping.


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