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Trans activist and actor Nicole Maines will join Supergirl as Nia Nal, AKA Dreamer.
Posted: July 22, 2018, 6:47 am
More than 170 UK and Ireland politicians sign a letter urging the UK government to change the law.
Posted: July 22, 2018, 6:45 am
Some 800 members of the civil defence group have been taken to Jordan, media say.
Posted: July 22, 2018, 6:36 am
One fatality is confirmed after the man, suspected of a shooting earlier, barricaded himself inside.
Posted: July 22, 2018, 4:54 am
A new poll suggesting voters are opposed to the prime minister's Brexit deal makes the front pages.
Posted: July 22, 2018, 4:41 am
Israel has downgraded the status of Arabic, but there is controversy over language choice elsewhere, too.
Posted: July 22, 2018, 12:23 am
Most people avoid spoilers like the plague - but there are some who say they can’t enjoy a film or a TV show without knowing what’s going to happen.
Posted: July 22, 2018, 12:20 am
Despite links to UK hospital deaths and a US addiction crisis, opioids remain the painkiller of choice.
Posted: July 22, 2018, 12:17 am
The Brexit secretary says selling the government's blueprint for leaving the EU is an ongoing task.
Posted: July 22, 2018, 12:07 am
Newsbeat speaks to Paper Boi - aka Brian Tyree Henry - the breakout star of Donald Glover's satire on life as a black American.
Posted: July 21, 2018, 11:54 pm
Bruno Le Maire accuses the US of using "the law of the jungle" with unilateral tariffs
Posted: July 21, 2018, 11:46 pm
A TV school quiz show has Ghana gripped. We meet one of the contestants and follow him on the road to victory. But did he get there?
Posted: July 21, 2018, 11:37 pm
Martin Pistorius had locked-in syndrome for more than a decade. Now he's about to become a father.
Posted: July 21, 2018, 11:35 pm
Vicki Smith, 78, performs underwater as a mermaid at an iconic Florida park
Posted: July 21, 2018, 11:23 pm
It comes as MPs investigate why real fur has been sold as fake on the UK's high streets.
Posted: July 21, 2018, 11:04 pm
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp "doesn't care" about allegations of hypocrisy over his transfer spending.
Posted: July 21, 2018, 9:48 pm
A new official picture is released as the third in line to the throne turns five.
Posted: July 21, 2018, 9:30 pm
Jordan Spieth says it is a "dream come true" to battle Tiger Woods on the final day of a major with both in Open Championship contention.
Posted: July 21, 2018, 9:20 pm
Bradley Wiggins says he has discovered 'sinister and shocking' details about 'jiffy-bag' controversy
Sir Bradley Wiggins says he has discovered "very sinister" details about the 'jiffy-bag' scandal and leak of his medical records and would "love it to all come out".
Posted: July 21, 2018, 9:19 pm
Tia Coleman says she lost nine members of her family when the boat sank in a Missouri lake.
Posted: July 21, 2018, 9:02 pm
Advantage Vettel? Plus Ocon tipped for Renault, and changes at Ferrari - all you need to know before the German Grand Prix.
Posted: July 21, 2018, 7:38 pm
The government introduced a 12% levy on sanitary products last year, sparking outrage.
Posted: July 21, 2018, 7:31 pm
Tiger Woods cards his lowest score in a major championship since 2011 on the third day of the 2018 Open Championship at Carnoustie.
Posted: July 21, 2018, 6:46 pm
Omar Fraile wins stage 14 of the Tour de France in a dramatic finish as Team Sky's Geraint Thomas retains the leader's yellow jersey.
Posted: July 21, 2018, 6:25 pm
It comes amid reports that he was secretly recorded discussing payments to an ex-Playboy model.
Posted: July 21, 2018, 6:02 pm
Britain's Zharnel Hughes is edged out by American Ronnie Baker in a high-quality 100m finale to the first day of the Anniversary Games.
Posted: July 21, 2018, 3:51 pm
The beach in Soma City, Japan, has opened to the public for the first time since the nuclear disaster in 2011.
Posted: July 21, 2018, 3:45 pm
Officers continue with investigations into the Novichok nerve agent poisoning with searches in a Salisbury park.
Posted: July 21, 2018, 3:33 pm
A parody poster suggesting children with rabies should be shot was included in an internal magazine.
Posted: July 21, 2018, 3:29 pm
Macau’s controversial greyhound racetrack, the Canidrome Club, is shutting down.
Posted: July 21, 2018, 2:22 am
What an annotated guest list for a party at Number 10 reveals about Denis Thatcher.
Posted: July 20, 2018, 11:36 pm
Eight years of dental pain and soaring bills set Natalia Guerrero thinking about the millions who need treatment but cannot pay for it.
Posted: July 20, 2018, 11:30 pm
Mirjana Kika Milosevic's had over 56 million YouTube views painting herself in different optical illusions.
Posted: July 20, 2018, 11:01 pm
Adrian Cronauer was a US air force sergeant and radio presenter, depicted (loosely) by the late Robin Williams.
Posted: July 20, 2018, 12:46 pm
As China embarks on one of the greatest infrastructure projects in history, it is changing how railways are built.
Posted: July 20, 2018, 11:12 am
The fashion firm destroyed £28m of unwanted stock last year in a bid to protect its brand.
Posted: July 19, 2018, 2:00 pm
Each week, we publish a gallery of readers' pictures on a set theme. This week it is "shelter".
Posted: July 19, 2018, 11:55 am
As celebrities rush to colour their hair silver, some women with natural greys are ditching dyes.
Posted: July 18, 2018, 11:44 pm
Ronald James poked and shouted at two air stewardesses after being denied the breakfast staple.
Posted: July 18, 2018, 1:14 pm
Why are disabled people forced to pick function over fashion when buying and wearing shoes?
Posted: July 17, 2018, 11:53 am
Imprints of old and ancient settlements not seen in known memory are emerging from the soil as the heat takes its toll on greenery.
Posted: July 17, 2018, 12:31 am
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Posted: July 9, 2018, 12:51 am