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Electric car sets world acceleration record

Thu, 06/23/2016 - 23:42
An electric racing car built by Swiss student engineers has broken the world record for acceleration by battery-powered vehicles.

EU Referendum: How polling day played out across UK

Thu, 06/23/2016 - 23:34
Millions of people have voted in a historic referendum on whether the UK should remain a member of the European Union or leave.

Counting under way in UK's historic referendum on EU membership

Thu, 06/23/2016 - 23:24
Votes are being counted in the UK's historic referendum on whether or not to stay in the European Union.

Pound breaks $1.50 on hopes of a Remain victory

Thu, 06/23/2016 - 23:09
The pound surged through $1.50 as traders bet that the UK has voted in favour of remaining in the European Union.

Leave campaign Tories urge Cameron to stay PM

Thu, 06/23/2016 - 23:08
Eighty four Conservative MPs who campaigned for the UK to leave the EU have written to David Cameron urging him to remain PM, whatever the result.

In pictures: UK goes to the polls

Thu, 06/23/2016 - 22:50
Images of the historic day when millions of people across the UK voted in a referendum on whether the UK should remain in or leave the EU.

Keith's mum, pencil plots and other trends

Thu, 06/23/2016 - 22:48
As millions voted the EU referendum the discussion on social media couldn't have been more British.

EgyptAir Flight MS804 recorders to go to Paris for repairs

Thu, 06/23/2016 - 22:46
Damaged flight recorders from the EgyptAir aircraft which crashed last month will be sent to France for repairs, Egyptian investigators say.

The heroin vigilante

Thu, 06/23/2016 - 22:45
After a Pennsylvania man was stopped and arrested with a cache of weapons in New York's Holland Tunnel, a complicated story about the ravages of heroin in a small town emerged.

UK storm: Essex resident returns to flooded home

Thu, 06/23/2016 - 22:33
Heavy rain and flooding overnight have caused disruption in London and the south-east of England, with Romford in Essex one of the worst affected areas.

Wayne Rooney: England can do 'magical things' at Euro 2016

Thu, 06/23/2016 - 22:32
Captain Wayne Rooney believes England are capable of "magical things" after reaching the last 16 of Euro 2016.

Euro 2016 violence: Police release pictures of England fans

Thu, 06/23/2016 - 22:29
Pictures are released of 72 England football fans suspected of having been involved in "highly organised" violence in Marseille during Euro 2016.

Goldman drops campus interviews

Thu, 06/23/2016 - 22:24
Goldman Sachs is scrapping face-to-face interviews on university campuses in a bid to attract a wider range of talent.

Colombia and Farc rebels sign historic ceasefire

Thu, 06/23/2016 - 22:24
The Colombian government and the Farc rebels have signed a historic ceasefire deal, seen as one of the last steps needed to end decades of conflict.

Victor Wanyama: Tottenham sign Southampton midfielder on five-year deal

Thu, 06/23/2016 - 22:06
Tottenham sign midfielder Victor Wanyama on a five-year deal from Premier League rivals Southampton.

Michael Cheika: England have not 'opened up' against Wallabies despite series win

Thu, 06/23/2016 - 22:00
Australia coach Michael Cheika expects series winners England to "throw it around a little bit more" in Saturday's third Test.

Rescuers pick up 4,500 migrants

Thu, 06/23/2016 - 20:35
The Italian navy and coastguard say they have rescued about 4,500 migrants from dozens of small boats in the Mediterranean during the course of Thursday.

Top US court blocks Obama migrant plan

Thu, 06/23/2016 - 20:22
A Supreme Court deadlock over Barack Obama’s plan to shield people living illegally is a major blow to the president and denies access to work permits to millions.

Nick Compton: Middlesex and England batsman to take break from cricket

Thu, 06/23/2016 - 19:58
Middlesex and England batsman Nick Compton will take a break from cricket, the club and the ECB have agreed.

UK storms: Flooding and travel chaos across south-east

Thu, 06/23/2016 - 19:57
Heavy rain and flooding overnight have caused disruption in London and the south-east of England.