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People with at least two Northern Isles grandparents needed for genetics study

Sat, 18/01/2020 - 11:07am
Genetic researchers are looking for thousands of people with at least two grandparents born in Orkney or Shetland.

Disney culls 'Fox' from 20th Century Fox in rebrand

Sat, 18/01/2020 - 10:51am
The company wants to distance its film studio from Rupert Murdoch's news company, US media report.

Sea eagle settles with kites in Oxfordshire

Sat, 18/01/2020 - 10:41am
One of six white-tailed eagles released on the Isle of Wight has been seen roosting with red kites.

Conor McGregor v Donald Cerrone: 'Conor is a legend' - Fans take over Las Vegas

Sat, 18/01/2020 - 10:28am
BBC Sport speaks to fans at the UFC 246 weigh-ins to find out who they would like to see win, Conor McGregor or Donald Cerrone.

San Francisco 49ers George Kittle's top five plays

Sat, 18/01/2020 - 9:28am
A run through San Francisco 49ers tight end George Kittle's top five plays before Sunday's NFC Championship game against the Green Bay Packers.

'I don't think I could do more than I did' - Federer defends air quality stance at Australian Open

Sat, 18/01/2020 - 8:06am
Roger Federer says he did what he could when poor air quality affected the health of players in Australian Open qualifying.

Australia fires: Heavy rains hit some blaze-hit regions

Sat, 18/01/2020 - 6:07am
Heavy rains douse some fires on the east coast, but bring a new threat of flooding to some areas.

Labour leadership: Party members set to grill leadership candidates

Sat, 18/01/2020 - 5:24am
The five MPs running to succeed Jeremy Corbyn will be quizzed by party members for the first time later.

Simpsons actor Hank Azaria says he will no longer voice Apu

Sat, 18/01/2020 - 4:54am
The announcement by white actor Hank Azaria follows accusations of racial stereotyping.

Khagendra Thapa Magar: World’s shortest mobile man dies aged 27

Sat, 18/01/2020 - 4:12am
At 67.08cm (2ft 2.41in), Khagendra Thapa Magar was recognised the shortest living man who could walk.

Search after boy, 6, disappears at Newport Pagnell services on M1

Sat, 18/01/2020 - 3:51am
Aadil Umair Rahim went missing on Friday evening and police are searching Newport Pagnell services.

Man on attempted murder charge in Sheffield after boy, 12, shot

Sat, 18/01/2020 - 3:28am
Police said the child was an "innocent bystander" when a gun was fired from a moving car in Sheffield.

Brexit: 'No alignment' with EU on regulation, Javid tells business

Sat, 18/01/2020 - 2:39am
Sajid Javid warns businesses UK and EU regulations will differ after Brexit, saying firms must "adjust".

Spain's Magaluf and Ibiza crack down on alcohol-fuelled holidays

Sat, 18/01/2020 - 1:16am
The Balearic Islands ban pub crawls and happy hours in popular destinations in Ibiza and Majorca.

My 'butterfly skin' could kill me but I want to raise awareness for others

Sat, 18/01/2020 - 1:07am
Epidermolysis bullosa is a rare genetic condition where skin can tear at the slightest touch.

Guildford pub bombings police 'seize files'

Sat, 18/01/2020 - 12:50am
Police entered Surrey History Centre and "seized" files in a constabulary archive, a memo claims.

Doncaster property training debt soldier killed himself

Sat, 18/01/2020 - 12:43am
Before his death, Danny Butcher paid £13,000 for training with Samuel Leeds' Property Investors firm.

Bingham produces stunning comeback to reach Masters semis

Sat, 18/01/2020 - 12:30am
Stuart Bingham comes from 4-1 down to beat Kyren Wilson and set up a Masters semi-final match against David Gilbert.

Froome training again after injury and targeting fifth Tour de France win

Sat, 18/01/2020 - 12:20am
Britain's Team Ineos rider Chris Froome confirms he will go for a fifth Tour de France title in 2020 having returned to training after a serious injury.

'Value for money' review of £1.3bn university funding

Sat, 18/01/2020 - 12:18am
A review will examine how university funding can be targeted at priority subjects.

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