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Recruitment agency sorry in 'non British' job gaffe

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 21:02
Lorry driver Michael Fowler was told an advertised position "excluded British candidates".

Boy rescued from waist deep mud on the Solway coast

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 20:47
The 12-year-old was pulled to safety after a major rescue operation near Kippford on the Solway coast.

Oxfam scandal: Haiti worker rehired after he was dismissed

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 20:40
The charity admits making a "serious error" in rehiring a man it fired over sexual misconduct claims.

Bannon 'stonewalled' congressmen during committee hearing

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 20:17
Steve Bannon, a former top adviser to Donald Trump, refused to answer questions posed by lawmakers.

Fathers may pass ovarian cancer risk to daughters

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 19:25
Many cases of seemingly sporadic ovarian cancer might actually be inherited from paternal genes.

Alex McLeish: Scotland replace Gordon Strachan with former boss

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 18:52
Alex McLeish agrees to become Scotland manager for the second time - 11 years after leaving the post.

Winter Olympics 2018: Spectacular start to women's aerials

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 18:20
Bulgaria's Alla Tsuper qualifies in first place for the women's aerials final, but some of her fellow competitors take huge tumbles in Pyeongchang.

Hamburg stag do: Brother asks missing Liam Colgan to 'come home'

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 18:11
There's still no trace of the 29-year-old from Inverness after he disappeared on Saturday morning.

Scientists have developed a lung probe that finds infections

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 18:09
The probe provides access deep inside a patient’s lung, which means doctors will be able to diagnose lung conditions much quicker and more accurately.

What you need to know about bread

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 18:02
Ultra-processed foods have been linked to cancer - so should we be worried about eating bread?

Winter Olympics Team GB history: A military wind tunnel and an Eagle

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 17:59
Some of Team GB Winter Olympic iconic moments in time.

A botched burglary in China... with unexpected results.

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 17:52
Shanghai Police release footage of two would-be thieves in China... with unexpected results.

Winter Olympics: GB medal chance, snowboard cross thriller & a golden comeback

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 17:41
Watch the best of the action from day six of the Winter Olympics as Britain's Dominic Parsons puts himself in medal contention.

FA Cup fifth-round predictions - Lawro v YouTube star Tekkerz Kid

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 17:28
BBC Sport football expert Mark Lawrenson and YouTube star Tekkerz Kid predict the outcome of this weekend's fifth-round FA Cup ties.

Homeless man found dead near Parliament 'was model'

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 17:23
A homeless charity said the man, who was Portuguese, had applied for a job as a waiter last week.

Couple surprise each other by proposing at the same time

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 17:23
The moment Tori and Berkley popped the question at the same time has gone viral.

The 'hero' coach and the other Florida shooting victims

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 17:17
Football coach Aaron Feis, who was shot while shielding pupils, was among those killed on Wednesday.

Grenfell Tower campaigners in 'Three Billboards' stunt

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 17:09
The demonstration was inspired by Oscar-nominated film Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri.

Cyril Ramaphosa: The long road to power in South Africa

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 16:50
Cyril Ramaphosa is South Africa's new president. He was an activist as a student and went on to work closely with Nelson Mandela.

The transgender teenager who helped change Australia

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 16:18
Georgie Stone played a key role in overturning a legal barrier that existed only in Australia.