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Murdered Briton Emma Kelty 'shot and thrown in Amazon'

Thu, 21/09/2017 - 2:10pm
The 43-year-old kayaker was still alive when she was dumped in the Amazon, say Brazilian police

Mexico earthquake: Trapped girl 'Frida Sofia' grips nation

Thu, 21/09/2017 - 2:03pm
Children trapped under a collapsed school have become symbols of post-earthquake rescue efforts.

Small firm faces legal threat from L'Oreal over Naked name

Thu, 21/09/2017 - 1:54pm
The French cosmetics giants says it may oppose the Naked Soap Company's use of the name.

Lorry driver jailed for crashing into level crossing barriers

Thu, 21/09/2017 - 1:36pm
The 30-year-old was sentenced to eight months in jail for hitting the barriers then driving off.

Ashes 2017-18: Haseeb Hameed hurt during County Championship match

Thu, 21/09/2017 - 1:36pm
Ashes hopeful Haseeb Hameed retires hurt after being struck on the glove during Lancashire's match against Middlesex.

Chef asks to drop Michelin stars

Thu, 21/09/2017 - 12:59pm
Celebrated chef Sebastien Bras says his restaurant Le Suquet's Michelin stars create huge pressure.

Freshers' guide to Birmingham for Game of Thrones star

Thu, 21/09/2017 - 12:51pm
The Game Of Thrones star has been spotted getting involved in freshers' week activities on the Birmingham campus.

Moors Murderer: Ian Brady 'removed own feeding tube'

Thu, 21/09/2017 - 11:40am
Brady died of natural causes unaffected by his hunger strikes, coroner Christopher Sumner rules.

VW diesel car protest: Greenpeace members climb on boat

Thu, 21/09/2017 - 11:34am
Greenpeace said protesters would not leave the ship until Volkswagen agreed to return the cars to Germany.

Ryanair plans to make pilots change holidays

Thu, 21/09/2017 - 11:30am
Pilots might have to defer some annual leave, says Michael O'Leary, as cancellations cost airline £22m.

Hughie Fury's hardcore training regime in the Lake District

Thu, 21/09/2017 - 11:06am
BBC Sport talks to Hughie Fury in the Lake District about his hardcore training regime before his fight with Joseph Parker.

Ben Wright: How might the Brexit transition look?

Thu, 21/09/2017 - 10:29am
There's more and more talk about a Brexit transition period - but no agreement what it might look like.

Baby names: The stories behind what you are called

Thu, 21/09/2017 - 10:24am
As a list of the most popular baby names is released, you tell us the stories behind your own names.

Chelsea and Manchester City investigated by Fifa over signing of youth players

Thu, 21/09/2017 - 10:23am
Chelsea and Manchester City are being investigated by world governing body Fifa over their recruitment of young players.

Hurricane Maria: British territory braced for onslaught

Thu, 21/09/2017 - 9:52am
There are fears the latest hurricane to hit the Caribbean could devastate Turks and Caicos.

Mark Sampson: England manager sacked - MP says FA systems 'flawed'

Thu, 21/09/2017 - 9:49am
The Football Association is strongly criticised after the sacking of England women's manager Mark Sampson.

Glasgow Airport appeal over lost soft toys

Thu, 21/09/2017 - 9:32am
The lost property office at Glasgow Airport is full of soft toys, with 21 left in the last three months.

FA covers up 'Super White Army' banner at Tranmere Rovers

Thu, 21/09/2017 - 9:22am
The sign, which fans say refers to Tranmere Rovers's shirts, was obscured during England's match.

Where is 'Nambia'? President Trump 'invents' African country

Thu, 21/09/2017 - 9:20am
Speaking at a UN conference, US President Donald Trump appears to invent a whole new African nation.

Barcelona: Referendum protests after police raids

Thu, 21/09/2017 - 9:16am
Pro-independence Catalans responded to police searches in Barcelona with a mass street protest.

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