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Europa League draw: Man Utd face reunion with Robin van Persie

Fri, 08/26/2016 - 13:36
Manchester United will face Fenerbahce, Feyenoord and Zorya Luhansk in the group stage of the Europa League.

UN blames UK politicians for Brexit hate crime spike

Fri, 08/26/2016 - 13:18
"Anti-immigrant" rhetoric by UK politicians during the EU referendum helped to fuel a spike in race hate crimes before and after the vote, a UN body says.

Inside a Philippines prison drugs raid

Fri, 08/26/2016 - 13:02
The BBC witnesses a prison raid in one of Manila's biggest jails - the latest offensive in Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte's war on drugs.

Norway man rescued after climbing into public toilet

Fri, 08/26/2016 - 12:55
Firefighters are called out to rescue a 20-year-old man after he climbs into public toilet to retrieve a friend's phone.

Oscar Pistorius: Bid to challenge six-year jail term fails

Fri, 08/26/2016 - 12:40
South African state prosecutors fail in their bid to challenge the six-year sentence for murder handed down to Oscar Pistorius.

Matt Damon climbs up Forbes' Hollywood rich list

Fri, 08/26/2016 - 12:36
Matt Damon becomes the third highest-paid actor in Hollywood, behind Dwayne Johnson and Jackie Chan, according to Forbes' annual rich list.

Judge's 'LOL' as he jails online boaster who ducked sentence

Fri, 08/26/2016 - 12:06
A man who avoided prison after being convicted of a street attack is jailed for refusing to perform unpaid work then boasting about it online.

Brexit: Tough to-do list

Fri, 08/26/2016 - 11:54
Battling ministers, the search for staff and working out what kind of deal to go for - how the Whitehall machine is gearing up for Brexit.

Lifeguards to patrol Camber Sands after deaths

Fri, 08/26/2016 - 11:02
Lifeguards are to be deployed over the bank holiday weekend at Camber Sands, where five friends died during a day trip to the coast.

Champions League: Europe's top four leagues to each get four group-stage spots

Fri, 08/26/2016 - 10:37
Europe's top four domestic leagues are to be guaranteed four places each in the group stages of the Champions League from 2018-19.

What happens when you let a dog in the studio...

Fri, 08/26/2016 - 10:36
James Davidson, co-founder of pet food company Tails.com, talks to Business Live - but his dog Monty steals the show.

Africa's top shots: 19-25 August 2016

Fri, 08/26/2016 - 09:33
A selection of the best photos from across Africa this week.

Czech hiker describes 'harrowing' 30-day ordeal in NZ

Fri, 08/26/2016 - 09:07
A Czech hiker who went missing a month ago in the snowy mountains of New Zealand describes the "harrowing" 30-day ordeal in which her partner died.

Greens' Caroline Lucas proposes Labour election pact

Fri, 08/26/2016 - 08:53
Green MP and leadership contender Caroline Lucas raises the prospect of an electoral pact with other parties as counting gets under way in the contest.

Turkey PKK conflict: Eight police killed in Cizre bomb

Fri, 08/26/2016 - 08:01
A car bomb explodes hits a police checkpoint in Cizre, south-east Turkey, killing eight policemen and wounding more than 45, reports say.

Hack against Leslie Jones probed in US

Fri, 08/26/2016 - 06:23
The Department of Homeland Security says it's looking into a cyber-attack on Leslie Jones' website and iCloud account.

Rio Olympics 2016: Best of Team GB - Nicola Adams, Joshua Buatsi & Joe Clarke

Fri, 08/26/2016 - 06:16
BBC Sport takes a look back at some of the fighting spirit shown during Team GB medal-winning performances in Rio.

Jake Livermore: Hull midfielder says testing positive for cocaine saved career

Fri, 08/26/2016 - 06:14
Hull's Jake Livermore says his positive test for cocaine in 2015 was a "get out of jail free card" that turned his life around.

Parents face charges for 'free' childcare, nurseries warn

Fri, 08/26/2016 - 05:49
Parents in England who claim extra free childcare will be asked to pay charges to help make up for a funding shortfall, nurseries taking part in a pilot scheme warn.

Syria Daraya: Deal reached to evacuate besieged town

Fri, 08/26/2016 - 05:03
A deal is reached to evacuate civilians and rebel fighters from the Syrian town of Daraya, near the capital Damascus, following a long government siege.

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