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West Indies v England women: Lauren Winfield inspires tourists' win

Fri, 14 Oct 2016 - 4:10pm
Lauren Winfield hits 79 as England thrash the West Indies by 112 runs at Sabina Park to take a 2-1 lead in the one-day series.

US bans Samsung Galaxy Note 7 phones on flights

Fri, 14 Oct 2016 - 3:44pm
The US Department of Transportation has banned Samsung Galaxy Note 7 phones on flights after reports of the device catching fire.

European Rugby Champions Cup: Glasgow Warriors 42-13 Leicester Tigers

Fri, 14 Oct 2016 - 3:37pm
Glasgow score five tries in a rousing victory over Leicester in their European Champions Cup opener at Scotstoun.

Inverness CT 0-1 Rangers

Fri, 14 Oct 2016 - 3:37pm
Kenny Miller's 100th goal for Rangers is enough to give Mark Warburton's men victory at Inverness Caledonian Thistle.

Learner driver gives Kingston police a lift to 999 call

Fri, 14 Oct 2016 - 2:55pm
A learner driver in south west London stopped to give two police officers running to help arrest a suspect a lift.

Darling and saint

Fri, 14 Oct 2016 - 2:53pm
The surprising careers of England's royal brother and sister after the battle of Hastings

Racist remarks claims 'false', says Dame Lowell Goddard

Fri, 14 Oct 2016 - 2:34pm
The ex-head of the Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse, Dame Lowell Goddard, strenuously denies a newspaper report of allegations of misconduct and racism made against her.

Nigeria's President Buhari: My wife belongs in kitchen

Fri, 14 Oct 2016 - 2:12pm
Nigeria's president responds to criticism of his government from his wife by saying she belongs in his kitchen, living room and "the other room".

Trump adviser tries to silence BBC host

Fri, 14 Oct 2016 - 1:52pm
Dr Ben Carson, a former candidate for the Republican presidential nomination, demands that BBC presenter Katty Kay's mic is cut during an interview.

Fussy eaters

Fri, 14 Oct 2016 - 12:01pm
Parents tell us how they manage to cater for discerning junior diners.

Course closed

Fri, 14 Oct 2016 - 11:16am
Art history is the latest A-level to be shelved, but what other subjects have been scrapped along the way to allow for the qualifications of today?

Nigerian President: My wife belongs to my kitchen

Fri, 14 Oct 2016 - 10:09am
Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari responds to criticism of his leadership by his wife Aisha Buhari by saying that she "belongs to my kitchen".

10 Things

Fri, 14 Oct 2016 - 10:05am
Bodyguards aim to rescue their clients within eight seconds, and more news nuggets.

Yemen crisis: Who is fighting whom?

Fri, 14 Oct 2016 - 9:34am
Yemen has been devastated by a war between forces loyal to President Abdrabbuh Mansour Hadi and those allied to the Houthi rebel movement.

Footballer Ched Evans not guilty of raping a 19-year-old

Fri, 14 Oct 2016 - 9:32am
In a statement read outside Cardiff Crown Court, Ched Evans said he was "overwhelmed with relief" following the verdict.

Morecambe and Wise statue unveiled in Blackpool

Fri, 14 Oct 2016 - 8:49am
A statue of comedy duo Morecambe and Wise has been unveiled in their "spiritual home" of Blackpool.

Thailand's King Bhumibol dies: Thousands line Bangkok streets

Fri, 14 Oct 2016 - 8:49am
Thousands of Thai people have packed the streets of Bangkok to see a convoy carrying the body of King Bhumibol Adulyadej.

Great white shark smashes into diver's cage off Mexico

Fri, 14 Oct 2016 - 7:01am
A diver has escaped unharmed after a great white shark smashed into his viewing cage off the coast of Mexico.

Africa's top shots: 7 October-13 October 2016

Fri, 14 Oct 2016 - 6:23am
A selection of the best photos from across Africa this week.

Your pictures

Fri, 14 Oct 2016 - 3:06am
Each week, we publish a gallery of readers' pictures on a set theme. This week, we asked for your pictures on the theme of "after dark".