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Bin Laden relatives on crash plane - Sat, 01 Aug 2015
Family members of Osama Bin Laden were on a private jet which crashed in Hampshire, killing all four people on board, the Saudi Arabian embassy in the UK says.

New Taliban leader calls for unity - Sat, 01 Aug 2015
The new leader of the Afghan Taliban, Mullah Akhtar Mansour, calls for unity and says the group will continue fighting.

Plane crashes at CarFest in Cheshire - Sat, 01 Aug 2015
A plane that was part of a display team crashes at the CarFest motoring event in Cheshire.

Harman calls for Calais compensation - Sat, 01 Aug 2015
Labour's acting leader writes to David Cameron calling for compensation from the French government for UK people affected by the Calais crisis.

Corbyn tops Labour constituency vote - Sat, 01 Aug 2015
Jeremy Corbyn is the most popular candidate for Labour leader among local constituency groups, according to the latest nomination figures.

Aeroplane debris arrives in Paris - Sat, 01 Aug 2015
A piece of debris that experts believe could be from missing flight MH370 arrives in Paris from Reunion in the Indian Ocean for analysis.

Myanmar declares flood emergency - Sat, 01 Aug 2015
Myanmar's president declares a state of emergency in four regions after heavy flooding left at least 27 people dead.

Charities warned over 'harassment' - Sat, 01 Aug 2015
Charities could face criminal sanctions unless they stop aggressive fundraising tactics, the Charity Commission chairman warns.

11 arrested over Serbia lottery 'fix' - Sat, 01 Aug 2015
Eleven people are questioned by Serbian police after a television graphic predicts a winning lottery number before it is drawn.

Pride brings colour to Brighton - Sat, 01 Aug 2015
A parade to celebrate Pride in Brighton takes place in front of some 160,000 people lining the city streets.

Teenagers urged to have MenW vaccine - Sat, 01 Aug 2015
Teenagers across the UK going to university and college this year are being urged to get vaccinated against deadly meningitis W.

Does Merkel retain a stranglehold on power? - Sat, 01 Aug 2015
It has been a bruising few months for the German chancellor, but she is still popular with the public, says Jenny Hill.

It's one-way fight between Clinton and Bush - for now - Fri, 31 Jul 2015
It was billed by some as a preview of next year's general election showdown, but Hillary Clinton was the only candidate looking for a fight - and it wasn't really about Jeb.

VIDEO: Ohio shooting: After the gun went off - Sat, 01 Aug 2015
David Thomas, a former police officer and expert in police ethics takes a look at the body camera footage of the death of Samuel DuBose. He explains how officers reacted to the scene they found.

What we know about the Litvinenko case - Fri, 31 Jul 2015
Gordon Corera on what we have learned about the death of Alexander Litvinenko.

'Twin' Robin Hood statue for China - Sat, 01 Aug 2015
An "iconic" statue of Robin Hood near Nottingham Castle is being recast and given to Nottingham's sister city in China.

Y Not Festival marks 10 years - Sat, 01 Aug 2015
A music festival that began as an "overspilled house party" marks its tenth anniversary after growing into an award-winning annual event.

England include Plunkett and Footitt - Sat, 01 Aug 2015
Bowlers Liam Plunkett and uncapped Mark Footitt are named in England's squad for the fourth Ashes Test against Australia.

Who's top of the Formula 1 charts? - Fri, 31 Jul 2015
Mercedes' package is virtually flawless but McLaren are wasting their driver line-up - Andrew Benson gives his F1 mid-season report.

Celtic 2-0 Ross County - Sat, 01 Aug 2015
Celtic open the defence of the Scottish title with a workmanlike two-goal victory over Ross County.

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England include Plunkett and Footitt - Sat, 01 Aug 2015
Bowlers Liam Plunkett and uncapped Mark Footitt are named in England's squad for the fourth Ashes Test against Australia.

Who's top of the Formula 1 charts? - Fri, 31 Jul 2015
Mercedes' package is virtually flawless but McLaren are wasting their driver line-up - Andrew Benson gives his F1 mid-season report.

Celtic 2-0 Ross County - Sat, 01 Aug 2015
Celtic open the defence of the Scottish title with a workmanlike two-goal victory over Ross County.

Clarke could be finished - Maxwell - Sat, 01 Aug 2015

Team Sky's Porte to join BMC Racing - Sat, 01 Aug 2015
Australian cyclist Richie Porte will leave Team Sky to join the American BMC Racing team on a one-year deal in 2016.

Haddin my hardest decision - Lehmann - Sat, 01 Aug 2015
Australia coach Darren Lehmann says leaving Brad Haddin out of the third Ashes Test was the hardest decision of his career.

From tears to cheers for Flores - Sat, 01 Aug 2015
Wilmer Flores hits the winning run for New York Mets days after crying because he thought he was going to be traded.

IOC defends Tokyo over logo clash - Sat, 01 Aug 2015
The International Olympic Committee denies the Tokyo 2020 emblem infringes the copyright of a Belgian theatre logo.

Beckham Jr caught up in fans scare - Sat, 01 Aug 2015
New York Giants will move signing sessions after children are pinned against barriers trying to get Odell Beckham Jr's autograph.

Hull FC sign Fonua on three-year deal - Sat, 01 Aug 2015
Melbourne Storm three-quarter Mahe Fonua will join Super League side Hull FC on a three-year deal from the 2016 season.

Manchester United unveil new home kit - Sat, 01 Aug 2015
Manchester United reveal their new home kit, the first of a record-breaking deal with Adidas worth £75m a year.

'Experienced' Coyle confident of upset - Fri, 31 Jul 2015
Tommy Coyle believes his professional experience will help him upset Luke Campbell in their WBC lightweight title eliminator.

VIDEO: Cook praises 'high quality' England - Fri, 31 Jul 2015
Alastair Cook says England put in a performance of "real high quality" as they comfortably beat Australia by eight wickets at Edgbaston.

VIDEO: Laugher wins world diving bronze - Fri, 31 Jul 2015
Jack Laugher becomes only the second British diver to ever win an individual World Championships medal.

VIDEO: Agnew on an 'extraordinary' Ashes - Fri, 31 Jul 2015
BBC Test Match Special commentator Jonathan Agnew describes this summer's Ashes series as "extraordinary" after England's eight-wicket victory in the third Test.

VIDEO: Beijing to host 2022 Winter Olympics - Fri, 31 Jul 2015
Beijing is chosen to host the 2022 Winter Olympics, becoming the first city ever to host both a summer and winter games.

VIDEO: F1 2015 season catch-up - Thu, 30 Jul 2015
As the 2015 Formula 1 season starts its summer break, BBC Sport looks back at some of the best moments so far.

VIDEO: Women's Open: Best shots of day two - Fri, 31 Jul 2015
BBC Sport looks at some of the best shots from day two at the 2015 Women's British Open at Turnberry, Scotland.

VIDEO: Highlights: Leeds 24-14 St Helens - Fri, 31 Jul 2015
Challenge Cup holders Leeds Rhinos beat St Helens 24-14 at the Halliwell Jones Stadium to reach the final at Wembley for a fifth time in six years.

VIDEO: FA Women's Cup final: 7 classic goals - Thu, 30 Jul 2015
Watch some of the best goals from Women's FA Cup finals before Saturday's showpiece between Chelsea and Notts County.