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Will Gompertz meets Sir Kenneth Branagh to talk about the actor and director's new project - launching his own theatre company.
UKIP's Nigel Farage will be among leaders to face audience questions in BBC regional election special broadcasts.
West Indies hold on to draw the first Test on the day James Anderson becomes England's leading Test wicket-taker.
There's no such thing as the scrapheap
China is keeping Britain on its toes in the global race to capture China's attention.
Middlesbrough move back to the top of the Championship table with an edgy win over fellow promotion-chasers Norwich.
Four members of the Royal Navy have been charged with sexual assault after an alleged incident in Nova Scotia, Canada's military police says.
From his Burnley breakthrough to beating Sir Ian Botham, BBC Sport traces James Anderson's journey to the top.
Footage of a man falling from a subway platform in Philadelphia in front of shocked passengers before being rescued by a passer-by, Charles Collins.
Hundreds of people have attended a candelit vigil in Glasgow for murdered student Karen Buckley.
Adam Peaty sets a world record in the 100m breaststroke on the penultimate night of the British Swimming Championships.
A schoolboy is taken to hospital after an incident at Belfast High School at Jordanstown in Newtownabbey.
Argentina has started legal proceedings against three British and two US companies for drilling oil near the Falkland Islands.
Zebras running through the streets of Brussels is only the latest "animals at large" story to hit the headlines.
What do Senators Ted Cruz, Rand Paul and Marco Rubio have in common? They're young, hungry and ready to be president - never mind the party establishment's wishes.
Dzhokhar Tsarnaev should spend life in prison without parole, write the parents of the youngest victim of Boston marathon attack
The BBC debate worm has often turned when Natalie Bennett has spoken at the election leaders' debates. But what does she make of it?
Hundreds of people attend a candelit vigil in Glasgow for murdered student Karen Buckley, her parents among them.
When did the New York Times first explain pizza to its readers, and other news nuggets.
Two suspected drug traffickers, who featured on the UK's most wanted list of fugitives, are captured within 24 hours of each other.