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David Cassidy: Ex-Partridge Family idol says he has dementia

Tue, 02/21/2017 - 02:16
He forgot the words to classic songs and appeared physically unstable at concerts last weekend.

Mary Berry 'stands by' Paul Hollywood after Bake Off move

Tue, 02/21/2017 - 01:32
The former Bake Off judge also admits the one thing she didn't like about the show.

Children's hospital is first to be rated 'outstanding'

Tue, 02/21/2017 - 01:27
Birmingham Children's Hospital, criticised for failings eight years ago, now declared "outstanding" by inspectors.

Hospital cuts planned in most of England

Tue, 02/21/2017 - 01:21
There are proposals to close hospitals or cut services in over half of local areas, a BBC analysis shows.

Snail venom compound 'offers chronic pain therapy'

Tue, 02/21/2017 - 01:09
It could open the door to a new type of medicine for preventing and treating pain.

Teacher shortage getting worse, say MPs

Tue, 02/21/2017 - 00:57
The government is failing to tackle "significant teacher shortages"' in England, MPs say.

Trump state visit: Protests as MPs debate petition

Tue, 02/21/2017 - 00:45
Protests take place in London as MPs debate whether Donald Trump should be given a state visit to the UK.

Hacking toasters

Tue, 02/21/2017 - 00:45
With hacking potential, people need to have more security on their basic home appliances

The woman who's baking big news stories

Tue, 02/21/2017 - 00:43
The Nobel Prize, viral videos, Beyonce's pregnancy photo... Amber Spiegel has covered them all - on cookies.

Light plane crashes into Melbourne shopping complex

Tue, 02/21/2017 - 00:31
A plane carrying five people has crashed into a Melbourne shopping complex, Australian authorities say.

Islamic State: Battle for Mosul by land and air

Tue, 02/21/2017 - 00:21
While so-called Islamic State rules the road, Iraqi forces control the skies in the battle for Mosul, as the BBC's Quentin Sommerville reports.

Accessing the world

Tue, 02/21/2017 - 00:18
Brazilian Ricardo Shimosakai is a tourist agent who specialises in finding holiday packages for people with mobility issues.

Call of duty

Tue, 02/21/2017 - 00:14
Sgt Conchita Lopez describes her life patrolling Mexico's southern border with Guatemala.

Newspaper headlines: 'Business rates battle' and the £6bn bill

Tue, 02/21/2017 - 00:11
Accusations over the proposed changes to business rates make the front pages.

'Wanted for my body parts'

Tue, 02/21/2017 - 00:09
An albino hunted for her body parts tells the BBC she lives in fear after surviving a kidnap attempt in Malawi.

Who spends $150,000 on a kid's birthday party?

Tue, 02/21/2017 - 00:08
Children's birthday parties are getting expensive in some countries - but how much would you spend keeping up with the Joneses?

Faster drugs?

Tue, 02/21/2017 - 00:08
How cloud computing is speeding up the development of potentially life-saving drugs.

MPs attack ministers' lack of action on gender pay gap

Tue, 02/21/2017 - 00:01
The Women and Equalities Committee calls government response inadequate and deeply disappointing.

Thaw on pause

Tue, 02/21/2017 - 00:01
The new Trump presidency could have profound implications for US relations with Iran, says the BBC's Kambiz Fattahi.

FA Cup: Sutton players will go down in history for FA Cup run, says manager

Mon, 02/20/2017 - 23:59
Sutton's players will "go down in history" despite missing out on a place in the FA Cup quarter-finals, says manager Paul Doswell.

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