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MSPs vote to halt tests for 5-year-olds

1 hour 11 min ago
Opposition parties inflict a defeat on the Scottish government over assessments for five-year-olds.

Cycling land speed: Denise Mueller-Korenek breaks world record

1 hour 29 min ago
Denise Mueller-Korenek rode a custom bike at a 183.932 mph average, the take-off speed of a large jet.

Formula 1: Is Kimi Raikkonen right to stay in F1? - Jolyon Palmer

2 hours 54 min ago
Is Kimi Raikkonen right to stay on in F1 at the expense of a log-jam of younger talent dreaming of a seat on the grid?

Captain Cook's HMS Endeavour might have been found in US

3 hours 17 min ago
Researchers in the US will release a 3D image on Friday before a planned excavation in 2019.

Trump on Sessions: 'I don't have an attorney general'

3 hours 36 min ago
In his fiercest attack yet on Jeff Sessions, the US president says he is "very disappointed".

Westminster Inquest: Attacker 'told his children he was going to die'

3 hours 58 min ago
Westminster attacker Khalid Masood told his children he was "going to die fighting for God", an inquest hears.

Jellyfish robots to watch over endangered coral reefs

4 hours 5 min ago
The soft-bodied machines are designed to explore fragile marine ecosystems without causing damage.

#KindrGrindr: Gay dating app launches anti-racism campaign

4 hours 18 min ago
The gay dating app launches its #KindrGrindr campaign to encourage more tolerance among users.

Shropshire hospitals baby deaths review cases rise to over 100

4 hours 18 min ago
Baby and mother deaths, as well as birth injuries, are being reviewed at hospitals in Shropshire.

Retailer Orla Kiely ceases trading on cash crunch

6 hours 25 min ago
Orla Kiely's shops and website have closed after its parent company went into administration.

England's Ben Stokes & Alex Hales named in ODI squad for Sri Lanka series

6 hours 48 min ago
Ben Stokes and Alex Hales are included in England's one-day squad to tour Sri Lanka, after being charged with bringing the game into disrepute.

Broadcasters commit to doubling disabled employees by 2020

7 hours 15 sec ago
The government and broadcasters pledge to double the number of disabled people working in TV by 2020.

Quad Series: England lose 52-47 to Australia

7 hours 53 min ago
England are beaten 52-47 by Australia in the Quad Series in their first meeting since the Commonwealth Games final.

Mylee Billingham: Father 'dragged daughter before killing her'

8 hours 1 min ago
Mylee Billingham, 8, called for her mother and shouted "no daddy" just before her death, a court hears.

Are drink-driving limits too high?

8 hours 49 min ago
How are the limits on how much alcohol you can drink set?

Tesco's new discount chain Jack's takes on Aldi and Lidl

9 hours 38 sec ago
The new supermarket aims to have the cheapest prices and will offer far fewer products than Tesco.

Alton Towers Smiler ride crash victims sue park's owners

9 hours 12 min ago
Vicky Balch and Leah Washington each lost a leg in the 2015 crash on the Smiler ride.

Storm Ali: Woman dies as caravan is blown off cliff

9 hours 37 min ago
A woman in County Galway, Ireland, dies as Storm Ali brings disruption to parts of the British Isles.

Justin Bieber serenades Hailey Baldwin outside Buckingham Palace

9 hours 46 min ago
The star and partner Hailey Baldwin were also spotted sightseeing in London.

Sony unveils mini PlayStation Classic console

9 hours 50 min ago
Tekken 3 and Ridge Racer are among the titles on Sony's new miniature PlayStation.

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