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NFL player accused of sexual assault on London flight

NFL player Brandon McManus has denied the sexual assault allegations made by two flight attendants.

28 May 2024 9:25 pm
Stadium of T20 World Cup opener hit by severe storm

The stadium which will host the opening match of the T20 World Cup in Dallas this weekend is hit by severe weather.

28 May 2024 9:06 pm
Giving babies smooth peanut butter could provide lifelong allergy defence

Risks of peanut allergy cut by 71% in teenagers who had peanut as a baby.

28 May 2024 7:00 pm
'I want to be the Arab Pacquiao' - Saudi boxer 'Zizo'

Saudi boxer Ziyad 'Zizo' Almaayouf outlines his boxing ambitions and discusses the Kingdom's increasing involvement in the sport.

28 May 2024 6:45 pm
Terrace of collapsed Majorca building was unlicensed

Four people died and 16 were injured in the incident last Thursday.

28 May 2024 6:40 pm
Ronaldo's record, Gerrard's woes & reduced crowds - what has happened in the Saudi Pro League?

After spending an estimated 750m in transfers, what has happened over the last season in the Saudi Arabia Pro League?

28 May 2024 6:24 pm
Swimmer, 20, dies after Bank Holiday sea rescue

After a two-hour search, involving a lifeboat and Coastguard helicopter, the man died in hospital.

28 May 2024 6:14 pm
Police search cliffs after fatal beach stabbing

Search teams investigating the fatal stabbing of a woman on Bournemouth beach scour nearby cliffs.

28 May 2024 6:11 pm
Spain, Norway and Ireland recognise Palestinian state

The three European nations aim to refocus attention on finding a political solution to the Gaza war.

28 May 2024 6:02 pm
Johnson-Thompson & Hodgkinson in GB team for Euros

Katarina Johnson-Thompson and Keely Hodgkinson are named in the British team for European Athletics Championships in Rome.

28 May 2024 6:00 pm
Watch: Locals scramble to search deadly landslide by hand

Around 2,000 people are thought to have been buried, with further landslides feared.

28 May 2024 5:44 pm
The teen giving away his Euros tickets for charity

Mitchell Carling decided to raffle off his tickets for the tournament's curtain-raiser in Munich.

28 May 2024 5:34 pm
Nurse who silenced patient's alarm struck off

Madona Moses told a panel she was overwhelmed on a night shift at Birmingham Heartlands Hospital

28 May 2024 5:15 pm
Myrie and Kuenssberg to lead BBC election coverage

The BBC unveils its presenter line-up for election night on Thursday 4 July.

28 May 2024 5:02 pm
Kerr 'guarantees' 1500m medals for GB at Olympics

Josh Kerr thinks British Olympic medals are a certainty this summer at 1500m as the Scot set his sights on gold in Paris.

28 May 2024 4:59 pm
Man due to be charged over giant tortoise deaths

A man has been summoned to court over the deaths of 10 tortoises in Devon, police say.

28 May 2024 4:55 pm
Why Bayern are risking it on Kompany

German football expert Raphael Honigstein discusses why Vincent Kompany has been chosen to take over at Bayern Munich.

28 May 2024 4:52 pm
Reform becoming new Conservative movement - Farage

The party's honorary president says the election had got off to the dullest start and attacks a lack of debate.

28 May 2024 4:37 pm
Gavin and Stacey finale leak was mean, says star Ruth Jones

Gavin and Stacey creator Ruth Jones says the news leaking about the finale meant she had to lie.

28 May 2024 4:33 pm
Labour says it won't announce any more tax rises

In her first major campaign speech, the shadow chancellor said all policies will be fully costed.

28 May 2024 4:32 pm
Rybakina overcomes slow start to beat Minnen

Elena Rybakina overcomes a slow start to defeat Belgium's Greet Minnen in straight sets and reach the French Open second round.

28 May 2024 4:24 pm
Going, going, gone: Ed Davey takes a dip in Windermere

The Liberal Democrats leader was paddleboarding on Lake Windermere Windermere in the Lake District.

28 May 2024 4:17 pm
Former Plaid MP Jonathan Edwards to stand down

The MP accepted a police caution for assaulting his wife and quit Plaid amid a row over his membership.

28 May 2024 4:13 pm
NHS Scotland waiting lists hit record high

New figures show more than 690,000 waits for NHS appointments or treatment for non-urgent care.

28 May 2024 3:56 pm
How much is the state pension worth now?

Payments to pensioners have risen by 8.5% following the government's riple lock pledge.

28 May 2024 3:31 pm
Furiosa sees worst Memorial Day opening in 30 years

The Mad Max prequel narrowly beat its competitor The Garfield Movie, which made $31.1m (24.3m).

28 May 2024 3:25 pm
Ineos confident of Man Utd-Nice Europa League solution

Ineos is confident of finding a solution to allow its clubs Manchester United and French club Nice to compete in next season's Europa League.

28 May 2024 3:25 pm
F1 Q&A after Monaco: Piastris pace, Red Bull's form & rule changes

F1 correspondent Andrew Benson answers your questions following the Monaco GP - including Oscar Piastris pace, Red Bull's form and potential rule changes.

28 May 2024 3:09 pm
Ronaldo breaks Saudi league goal record

Watch Cristiano Ronaldo break the Saudi Pro League single-season scoring record, the five-time Ballon d'Or winner scoring his 35th goal for Al-Nassr in their clash against Al-Ittihad.

28 May 2024 2:53 pm
The impact of recognising a Palestinian state

Declarations by Ireland, Spain and Norway will put pressure on other countries in Europe.

28 May 2024 2:51 pm
Singapore Airlines: 'Turbulence landed five of my family in ICU'

A week on, passengers and family reveal to the BBC what happened on Flight SQ321.

28 May 2024 2:31 pm
Royal Navy warship deployed to protect trade routes

HMS Duncan sets off from Portsmouth on route to the Middle East and the coast of Yemen.

28 May 2024 1:56 pm
Diane Abbott Labour race row investigation completed

BBC Newsnight learns the MP was given a formal warning despite Labour saying it is still investigating.

28 May 2024 12:28 pm
Israel continues Rafah strikes after dozens killed in bombing

PM Netanyahu calls the strike a ragic mishap but vows to continue the war against Hamas despite international condemnation.

28 May 2024 12:06 pm
Ancelotti's secret weapon - his son

Carlo Ancelotti guided Real Madrid to the Champions League final with the help of a secret weapon, his son Davide.

28 May 2024 11:34 am
Chris Mason: Starmer emphasises small town roots in first big campaign speech

The Labour leader leans on his background in a bid to counter the 'lefty lawyer from London' label, Chris Mason writes.

28 May 2024 11:30 am
Ealing beavers: Dams, canals - and perhaps babies

How the beavers of west London are improving the local landscape for residents.

28 May 2024 11:28 am
Deadly landslide threatens thousands more as hopes for survivors fade

An evacuation alert has been put out, with an official saying the mountain remains very active.

28 May 2024 11:05 am
'I waited two years for a new knee - I was lucky'

Heather Shepherd had a long wait for surgery and had to travel more than 100 miles to be treated.

28 May 2024 10:51 am
Jeremy Bowen: Ukraine faces its worst crisis since the war began

The composure Ukrainians show in the face of Russian attacks cannot conceal the dangers Kyiv faces in the summer ahead.

28 May 2024 10:35 am
World's rarest album to go on display in Australia

Just a single copy of the Wu-Tang Clan album exists, and only a few ears have ever listened to it.

28 May 2024 8:17 am
Shop price rises back to 'normal', says retail body

Household budgets have come under pressure as prices soared in the wake of the pandemic.

28 May 2024 7:56 am
South Africans still battling economic apartheid 30 years on

The levels of homelessness underscore that the country has a way to go to shake off its history.

28 May 2024 7:51 am
Netanyahu vows to continue war amid air strike condemnation

At least 45 people were killed in a strike on Rafah, according to the Hamas-run health ministry.

28 May 2024 6:59 am
Luxury perfumes linked to child labour, BBC finds

The BBC witnessed children picking jasmine in Egypt, a major exporter of the flowers oil.

28 May 2024 6:49 am
Thousands of Americans without power due to severe weather

Storm front heads north-east on Monday after at least 23 die in tornadoes and high winds across four states.

28 May 2024 6:48 am
Search for meteor fragments after bright fireball

People around Blythe Bridge and Uttoxeter are being asked to look out for dark shiny rocks.

28 May 2024 6:35 am
Comedian Paul Smith: From online jokes to playing arenas

The Liverpool star says he is not as cruel as people think from watching his stand-up comedy clips.

28 May 2024 6:31 am
'I put off starting a family because of a 300 rent rise'

Women share their stories of how they feel renting has held them back in life.

28 May 2024 5:47 am
The evidence which may decide Trump's fate at trial

The BBC's Nada Tawfik sets out what the jury will have to consider in this historic hush-money case.

28 May 2024 5:39 am