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Pope Francis 'slander' comment angers Chile abuse victims

Fri, 01/19/2018 - 12:21
Francis said there was no evidence a Chilean bishop had covered up another priest's actions.

Man wades in to 'save child' that turns out to be toy doll

Fri, 01/19/2018 - 12:08
James Dowley, from Shropshire, says he felt "a bit of an idiot" for rescuing the child-like doll.

Cranberries singer inquest awaits 'tests'

Fri, 01/19/2018 - 11:32
A coroner is waiting for the results of medical tests following the Cranberries singer's death.

Australia v England: Tourists hold nerve to take 2-0 series lead

Fri, 01/19/2018 - 11:26
England hold their nerve to take a 2-0 lead in the one-day international series with a four-wicket victory over Australia at Brisbane.

Oxford student Oliver Mears rape case dropped by CPS

Fri, 01/19/2018 - 11:25
Oliver Mears was arrested on suspicion of rape and sexual assault in 2015 when he was 17 years old.

Michael Douglas: Former employee accuses actor of sexual harassment

Fri, 01/19/2018 - 11:23
Susan Braudy claims she felt "humiliated" by the Hollywood star's behaviour.

John Worboys release will not be challenged by government

Fri, 01/19/2018 - 11:15
Victims to legally fight the decision to release rapist John Worboys but the government will not.

Call to curb disruption caused by holiday lets like Airbnb

Fri, 01/19/2018 - 11:12
Short-term lets, like Airbnb, are big business in the UK - but neighbours are increasingly fed up.

Fernandinho: Manchester City midfielder signs contract extension until 2020

Fri, 01/19/2018 - 10:30
Manchester City midfielder Fernandinho signs a two-year contract extension until 2020.

Parsons Green attack: Teen denies terror charge

Fri, 01/19/2018 - 10:26
Ahmed Hassan has been remanded in custody to appear at the Old Bailey.

Hijab shampoo advert: L'Oreal model on 'game-changing' ad

Fri, 01/19/2018 - 09:44
Beauty blogger Amena Khan hopes to empower young women by wearing a hijab in a new hair advert.

England netball secrets: Wing attack, winning and wedgies

Fri, 01/19/2018 - 09:37
Wing attack, a winning mentality and wedgies: The secrets of the England netball team.

Carpetright shares crash on profit warning

Fri, 01/19/2018 - 08:38
Shares in the retailer nearly halve after it suffers a "sharp deterioration" in UK trade.

Boris Johnson suggests 'bridge' between UK and France

Fri, 01/19/2018 - 08:10
"Good connections and infrastructure" are vital for the UK-France relationship, Boris Johnson says.

News Daily: Cancer test 'excitement' and NZ PM's pregnancy

Fri, 01/19/2018 - 06:26
Your morning briefing for 19 January 2018.

Car hits pedestrians near Rio's Copacabana beach

Fri, 01/19/2018 - 04:49
A baby dies and 15 people are hurt when a car hits crowds on a promenade near Copacabana beach.

Australian Open: Kyle Edmund battles extreme heat to reach fourth round

Fri, 01/19/2018 - 04:21
Kyle Edmund fights back in punishing heat to beat Nikoloz Basilashvili in five sets and reach the Australian Open fourth round.

Jacinda Ardern: New Zealand PM reveals she is pregnant

Fri, 01/19/2018 - 02:35
Jacinda Ardern, who took office in October, jokes that she "thought 2017 was a big year".

Why are some flu outbreaks so much worse than others?

Fri, 01/19/2018 - 02:30
Flu comes along every year - but just how bad it will be is hard to predict.

Carillion: Six charts that explain what happened

Fri, 01/19/2018 - 02:30
A series of charts and maps that tell the story of the construction giant's demise.