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'Final assault' on Falluja begins - Mon, 30 May 2016
The Iraqi army says it has begun an operation to storm Falluja, a stronghold of so-called Islamic State (IS), with reports of fierce clashes.

Concern over migrant threat to UK coast - Mon, 30 May 2016
"Sufficient resources" are needed to stop migrants trying to get to the UK on makeshift boats, an ex-border force chief inspector says.

Sugar tax will 'hit poorest hardest' - Mon, 30 May 2016
The proposed sugar tax will "hit the poorest families hardest" and should be scrapped, the Taxpayers' Alliance says.

Crocodile snatches woman night swimmer - Mon, 30 May 2016
A woman is feared dead after a crocodile attack in Australia's Daintree National Park.

Khan joins PM to urge EU Remain vote - Mon, 30 May 2016
Labour Mayor of London Sadiq Khan is to share a platform with Prime Minister David Cameron on Monday to urge voters to back staying in the EU.

Most online shoppers return clothes - Sun, 29 May 2016
New figures suggest 63% of shoppers who bought women's clothes online in the last six months sent at least one item back to retailers.

Kidnapped Mexico footballer Pulido freed - Mon, 30 May 2016
International football player Alan Pulido has been rescued in north-east Mexico hours after his kidnapping, officials say.

Backlash over gorilla killing at US zoo - Mon, 30 May 2016
The killing of a gorilla at a zoo in the US city of Cincinnati after a four-year-old boy fell into its enclosure triggers outrage on social media.

Most expensive UK seaside towns named - Mon, 30 May 2016
The UK's most expensive seaside town is Sandbanks in Dorset, with the average house price there nearly £665,000, according to a report.

Trump: Illegals treated better than vets - Sun, 29 May 2016
Illegal immigrants in the US often get better care than the nation's military veterans, Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump says.

Search resumes for abandoned Japan boy - Mon, 30 May 2016
Search teams resume their hunt for a seven-year-old Japanese boy whose parents said they left him alone in woods in Hokkaido as a punishment.

Bleaching 'killing Great Barrier Reef' - Mon, 30 May 2016
At least 35% of corals in the northern and central parts of Australia's Great Barrier Reef have been destroyed by mass bleaching, scientists warn.

VIDEO: Concerns for Falluja's trapped civilians - Sun, 29 May 2016
There is growing concern for the fate of an estimated 50,000 civilians trapped in the centre of Falluja in Iraq.

VIDEO: Gorilla drags boy through zoo moat - Sun, 29 May 2016
Zoo officials have shot dead a gorilla after a four-year-old boy fell into its enclosure in the US city of Cincinnati.

VIDEO: Bikers in Washington honour US war veterans - Sun, 29 May 2016
Hundreds of thousands of bikers descend on Washington DC to commemorate America's war dead and veterans.

VIDEO: 'Human arrow' leap over Great Wall of China - Mon, 30 May 2016
US wingsuit pilot Jeb Corliss successfully hits a target suspended over the Great Wall of China.

VIDEO: Staying still at work 'as bad as smoking' - Mon, 30 May 2016
New data suggests more than half of us only go for a walk at work when we need the toilet.

VIDEO: Elephant calf rescued from drain - Sun, 29 May 2016
An elephant calf has been rescued from an uncovered drain in Sri Lanka's Hambantota port.

Tory turmoil and Channel migrants - Mon, 30 May 2016
Divisions within the Conservative Party, migrants being rescued in the English Channel and the return of Top Gear make headlines.

Niger battles terrorism threats on all fronts - Mon, 30 May 2016
The western African nation of Niger, one of the world's poorest countries, is fighting terror threats on several fronts, as the BBC's Julian Keane discovers in its capital Niamey.

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Bellew knocks Makabu out at Goodison - Sun, 29 May 2016
Tony Bellew wins his WBC world cruiserweight title fight at Goodison Park by knocking out Ilunga Makabu in the third round.

Murray to seek advice on Zika virus - Mon, 30 May 2016
Defending champion Andy Murray will seek medical guidance on the Zika virus before travelling to the Rio Olympics.

Italy 1-0 Scotland - Sun, 29 May 2016
The first of Scotland's friendlies ends with an insipid defeat by Italy in Malta with Graziano Pelle netting the only goal.

Kidnapped Mexico footballer Pulido freed - Mon, 30 May 2016
International football player Alan Pulido has been rescued in north-east Mexico hours after his kidnapping, officials say.

Powell beats Gibbons to GB Rio spot - Mon, 30 May 2016
Britain's Natalie Powell wins bronze at the Mexico World Masters to qualify for Rio 2016, but Gemma Gibbons misses out.

Weir first to break three-minute mile - Sun, 29 May 2016
Paralympian David Weir becomes the first wheelchair racer to complete a mile in under three minutes.

Lydiate out of New Zealand tour - Sun, 29 May 2016
Dan Lydiate is ruled out of Wales' tour of New Zealand with a shoulder injury and is replaced by uncapped Ellis Jenkins.

England's Wood wins PGA Championship - Sun, 29 May 2016
England's Chris Wood comes from three shots down to win the BMW PGA Championship at Wentworth.

Spieth wins Colonial National in Texas - Sun, 29 May 2016
World number two Jordan Spieth scores a final round 65 to win the Colonial National Invitational by three shots.

Impressive Murray into last eight - Sun, 29 May 2016
Britain's Andy Murray beats John Isner in straight sets to reach the quarter-finals of the French Open in Paris.

Johnson-Thompson qualifies for Rio Olympics - Sun, 29 May 2016
Katarina Johnson-Thompson qualifies for this summer's Olympics, finishing with 6,304 points in coming sixth in Gotzis.

Rookie Rossi wins 100th Indy 500 - Sun, 29 May 2016
American Alexander Rossi wins the 100th Indianapolis 500 to become the first driver to win the race on his debut since 2001.

GB men's four win in thrilling climax - Sun, 29 May 2016
The flagship men's four win a thrilling gold as Great Britain claim four medals on the final day of the World Rowing Cup in Lucerne.

Get BBC Sport News Alerts in the app - Thu, 07 Jan 2016
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VIDEO: 'I know Gary is with me' - Sun, 29 May 2016
Four and a half years after Gary Speed’s death, father Roger tells BBC Wales how he has dealt with the loss of his son.

AFC Wimbledon on brink of history - Sat, 28 May 2016
AFC Wimbledon will reach the third tier for the first time in their 14-year history if they win Monday's League Two play-off final.

Pick your Northern Ireland starting XI - Sat, 28 May 2016
Use our brand new team selector to pick the team you think should start for Northern Ireland at Euro 2016 - and share with your friends.

Can Saracens dominate English rugby? - Sun, 29 May 2016
After retaining the Premiership and securing a domestic and European double, are Saracens set to dominate English rugby?

‘I saw Senna's glove - he’d worn through it’ - Sun, 29 May 2016
BBC Sport discovers what memorabilia Chris Rea found from a life in the pitlane, and how modern F1 is just Scalextric.

BBC Sport Live Guide - Thu, 26 May 2016
The new BBC Sport Live Guide makes it easier for users to see which events we are covering and how you can follow them.