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Apple should repay Ireland 13bn euros, European Commission rules - Tue, 30 Aug 2016
Ireland should recover up to €13bn (£11bn) from Apple in back taxes, the European Commission rules, but both parties say they will appeal.

Southern Health NHS Trust boss Katrina Percy resigns - Tue, 30 Aug 2016
The chief executive of troubled Southern Health NHS Foundation Trust, Katrina Percy, resigns over "media attention".

Topless Marianne remark by PM Manuel Valls stirs French row - Tue, 30 Aug 2016
Prime Minister Manuel Valls angers political rivals by invoking the symbol of the French republic, Marianne, in the row over "burkini" beach bans.

Wayne Rooney: England captain to quit internationals after 2018 World Cup - Tue, 30 Aug 2016
England captain and record goalscorer Wayne Rooney will retire from international football after the 2018 World Cup in Russia.

Cameron accused of 'uber cronyism' on pay - Tue, 30 Aug 2016
Theresa May is being urged to "claw back" money paid to some of David Cameron's former advisers after it was reported that they were given pay rises of up to 24% last year.

Newcastle Primark toddler kidnapping: Mother forgives culprits - Tue, 30 Aug 2016
The mother of a little girl who was kidnapped from a Primark store says she forgives the two teenagers who took her.

Mel Brooks leads tributes to Gene Wilder - Tue, 30 Aug 2016
Actor and director Mel Brooks leads an outpouring of tributes from entertainment figures to actor Gene Wilder, who has died aged 83.

Australia hostel knife attack: Thomas Jackson dies - Tue, 30 Aug 2016
A "selfless" backpacker who was injured trying to save another traveller as she was stabbed to death in Australia has died, police say.

Twins conjoined at birth prepare to start school - Tue, 30 Aug 2016
Twins Rosie and Ruby Formosa, who were born conjoined and had an operation to separate them, are preparing to start school.

Thousands of migrants rescued off Libya - Tue, 30 Aug 2016
About 6,500 migrants are rescued in a series of 40 co-ordinated operations off the coast of Libya, the Italian coast guard says.

Illegal UK entry arrests surpass 27,000 in three years - Tue, 30 Aug 2016
More than 27,000 people suspected of illegally entering the UK have been arrested over the past three years, official figures obtained by the BBC show.

Notting Hill Carnival needs full-scale review, say police - Tue, 30 Aug 2016
Rank-and-file police officers call for a "full-scale review" of the Notting Hill Carnival after eight of them were hurt and taken to hospital.

A look back at actor Gene Wilder's life - Mon, 29 Aug 2016
The BBC's Nick Higham looks back at the career of actor Gene Wilder, who has died at the age of 83.

Drone captures stunning view of Uluru - Tue, 30 Aug 2016
One of Australia's best-known landmarks, Uluru, has been filmed from a new perspective.

Red Hot Chili Peppers' bassist Flea meets Koko the gorilla - Tue, 30 Aug 2016
Red Hot Chili Peppers' bassist Flea says meeting Koko the gorilla was an experience he will never forget.

Migrant crisis: 'They couldn't wait ... they threw themselves into the water' - Tue, 30 Aug 2016
Laura Lanuza, from charity Proactiva Open Arms, describes the scene as thousands of migrants were rescued from boats near the Libyan coast.

'It's like stepping back into a comfortable pair of slippers' - Tue, 30 Aug 2016
Thirteen years after it ended Cold Feet is back for a new series. Colin Paterson has been talking to the cast and creator about it.

'I didn't know drinking would harm my child' - Tue, 30 Aug 2016
South Africa has the highest reported rate of babies born with foetal alcohol syndrome - Nomsa Maseko reports from the Western Cape.

Apple tax move praised by Nobel winner - Tue, 30 Aug 2016
Nobel Prize winner Joseph Stiglitz praises the EU on Apple's tax bill

Yemen hit by suicide bombing 'carnage' in Aden - Tue, 30 Aug 2016
At least 60 people are now known to have been killed in Yemen by a suicide bomber, who drove a car into a military building in the city of Aden.

BBC Sports News

Wayne Rooney: England captain to quit internationals after 2018 World Cup - Tue, 30 Aug 2016
England captain and record goalscorer Wayne Rooney will retire from international football after the 2018 World Cup in Russia.

Westwood, Kaymer & Pieters named as Ryder Cup wildcards - Tue, 30 Aug 2016
Lee Westwood, Martin Kaymer & Thomas Pieters are selected as Europe's wildcards by Ryder Cup captain Darren Clarke.

Jack Wilshere: Arsenal midfielder available for loan move from Gunners - Tue, 30 Aug 2016
Arsenal are willing to let England midfielder Jack Wilshere go out on loan to get first-team football.

Rio Olympics 2016: Fantastic Jade Jones wins second Olympic title - Fri, 19 Aug 2016
Great Britain's Jade Jones defends her Olympic taekwondo title with a 16-7 victory over Spain's Eva Calvo Gomez in the final of the -57kg category in Rio.

10 things you should know about the Paralympics - Tue, 30 Aug 2016
The Paralympics start on 7 September. Here are 10 things you should know ahead of the Games.

Transfer Deadline Day: Follow on BBC TV, radio, online and social media - Mon, 29 Aug 2016
How to follow the latest deals on Transfer Deadline Day across BBC TV, radio, social media and online.

Barcelona sign Spain striker Paco Alcacer from Valencia - Tue, 30 Aug 2016
Barcelona sign Spain forward Paco Alcacer for £25.5m from La Liga rivals Valencia, ending a summer-long search for a fourth forward.

Edmund shocks Gasquet at US Open, Konta through - Tue, 30 Aug 2016
Kyle Edmund upsets 13th seed Richard Gasquet and fellow Briton Johanna Konta beats Bethanie Mattek-Sands at the US Open.

US Open 2016: Novak Djokovic sees off Jerzy Janowicz, Nadal & Kerber through - Tue, 30 Aug 2016
Novak Djokovic beats Poland's Jerzy Janowicz at the US Open - despite the Serb requiring treatment to his arm.

Pro12 will not copy English & French rugby - Martin Anayi - Tue, 30 Aug 2016
The head of the Pro12 believes it has a bright future without following the "unsustainable" English and French business models.

Patrick Bamford: Burnley sign Chelsea striker on loan - Tue, 30 Aug 2016
Burnley sign Chelsea's England Under-21 striker Patrick Bamford on a season-long loan.

Cristian Gamboa: Celtic sign West Brom defender - Tue, 30 Aug 2016
Celtic sign Costa Rica right-back Cristian Gamboa on a three-year deal from Premier League side West Brom.

Big Bash: Ian Bell joins Perth Scorchers for Twenty20 - Tue, 30 Aug 2016
Warwickshire and former England one-day batsman Ian Bell signs for the Perth Scorchers in the Australian Big Bash Twenty20 league.

Will Keane: Hull City expect to sign Man Utd striker - Tue, 30 Aug 2016
Hull City expect to sign Manchester United striker Will Keane before the transfer window closes on Wednesday.

Man City's Hart to have medical at Torino - Mon, 29 Aug 2016
Manchester City goalkeeper Joe Hart leaves England training to have a medical at Torino with a loan move edging closer.

Injury forces Man City's Aguero out of Argentina qualifiers - Tue, 30 Aug 2016
Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero is ruled out of Argentina's 2018 World Cup qualifiers because of a calf injury.

Ex-Irish Olympic chief Hickey 'to be placed under house arrest' - Mon, 29 Aug 2016
A judge in Rio recommends that the former Olympic Council of Ireland president, Pat Hickey, be released from prison and placed under house arrest.

Kenya Olympic officials in court over 'Rio fiasco' - Mon, 29 Aug 2016
Two Kenyan Olympic officials are granted bail after appearing in court over alleged mismanagement of the national team at the Rio Olympics.

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Wayne Rooney: England captain to quit internationals after 2018 World Cup - Tue, 30 Aug 2016
England record goalscorer Wayne Rooney confirms he will retire from international football after the 2018 World Cup in Russia.