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VIDEO: TV sitcom writer Carla Lane dies

BBC News - 4 hours 20 min ago
Television writer Carla Lane, who created shows including 1980s Liverpool sitcom Bread, has died aged 87.
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VIDEO: Britain's tricky history with Europe

BBC News - 4 hours 21 min ago
Ahead of the UK's referendum, the BBC's Rob Watson explores Britain's very tricky history with our European neighbours.
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Vote Leave draws up immigration plan

BBC News - 4 hours 21 min ago
Vote Leave says the UK could have a "fairer, more humane" points-based immigration system if it left the EU, but Remain campaigners say it would "wreck" the economy.
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English 92 football clubs generate £4bn

BBC News - 4 hours 24 min ago
The 92 Premier League and Football League clubs generated more than £4bn in revenues for the first time ever in 2014-15, according to Deloitte.
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Republic select Keane but Arter out

BBC News - 5 hours 24 min ago
Robbie Keane is selected in the Republic of Ireland squad for Euro 2016 but midfielder Harry Arter misses out through injury.
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Police to investigate gorilla shooting

BBC News - 5 hours 57 min ago
Police are to investigate the circumstances around the killing of a gorilla at Cincinnati Zoo after a four-year-old boy fell into his enclosure.
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VIDEO: DiCaprio lurks at £11,400 phone launch

BBC News - 6 hours 24 min ago
Hollywood stars Leonardo DiCaprio and Tom Hardy turn up - but won't talk - at the launch of a high-end, high-price smartphone.
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The Shield actor guilty of killing wife

BBC News - 6 hours 30 min ago
A court in Los Angeles finds The Shield actor Michael Jace guilty of murdering his wife.
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Archers actor Alan Devereux dies aged 75

BBC News - 6 hours 47 min ago
Actor Alan Devereux, who played the role of Sid Perks in the BBC Radio 4 soap opera The Archers for nearly 50 years, has died aged 75.
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US warns of Europe terror threat

BBC News - 6 hours 59 min ago
The US warns that the Euro 2016 football championship being held in France next month could be a target of militant attacks.
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TV sitcom writer Carla Lane dies

BBC News - 7 hours 12 min ago
Television writer Carla Lane, who created shows including 1980s Liverpool sitcoms Bread and Butterflies, dies aged 87.
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Asteroids 'dumped water in molten Moon'

BBC News - 7 hours 50 min ago
Water found deep in the Moon was delivered when icy asteroids splashed into magma oceans 4.3 billion years ago, a study suggests.
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Concordia skipper's sentence upheld

BBC News - 8 hours 3 min ago
An Italian appeals court upholds the 16-year sentence given to the captain of the Costa Concordia which capsized in 2012, killing 32 people.
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VIDEO: Could Brexit mean higher roaming costs?

BBC News - 8 hours 20 min ago
Could leaving the EU cost you more to use your phone abroad? Rory Cellan-Jones has been finding out.
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Ousted pharma boss gets $9m severance

BBC News - 8 hours 49 min ago
The former head of embattled drugmaker Valeant will receive $9m (£6.2m) in severance payment along with thousands of dollars in consulting fees.
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Murray quarter-final moved to Wednesday

BBC News - 8 hours 59 min ago
Andy Murray's French Open quarter-final against Richard Gasquet is postponed until Wednesday after more wet weather in Paris.
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VIDEO: Disney's first lesbian couple?

BBC News - 9 hours 51 min ago
New trailer for Finding Dory has people wondering if it features Disney Pixar's first lesbian couple
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Tory activist 'left note for bullies'

BBC News - 10 hours 4 min ago
A Conservative activist who had complained he had been bullied by fellow Tories took his own life, a coroner concludes.
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Migrant 'document forgers' arrested

BBC News - 10 hours 24 min ago
Police in Greece and the Czech Republic arrest more than 20 people suspected of producing forged passports and visas for migrants trying to enter Europe.
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Leytonstone knifeman 'suffered delusions'

BBC News - 10 hours 49 min ago
A man accused of trying to murder a passenger at Leytonstone tube station suffered from paranoid delusions that MI5 was pursuing him, the Old Bailey hears.
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