BBC News

Subscribe to BBC News feed BBC News
BBC News - Home
Updated: 45 min 23 sec ago

Nicole Cooke 'sceptical' of Team Sky and Bradley Wiggins

1 hour 15 min ago
Ex-Olympic champion Nicole Cooke tells MPs she is "sceptical" of Team Sky's drug-free credentials and that British Cycling is run "by men for men".

Ten talking points

1 hour 15 min ago
Here's a round-up of the surprises and talking points from this year's Oscar nominations list.

Oscar nominations 2017: La La Land leads field with 14 nods

1 hour 16 min ago
La La Land is the one to beat at this year's Oscars, having scored a record-equalling 14 nominations.

Oscar nominations 2017: How diverse is this year's line-up?

1 hour 31 min ago
After the #OscarsSoWhite controversies of the last two years, 2017 promises to be a more diverse affair.

Oscar nominations 2017: Seven non-white actors recognised

1 hour 46 min ago
Diversity in the 2017 Oscar nominations and how it compares to last year's crop.

Trump backs Keystone XL and Dakota Access pipelines

1 hour 48 min ago
The president's support for Keystone XL and Dakota Access proves he is a climate threat, critics say.

Two-year bed patient 'doesn't feel guilty'

2 hours 18 min ago
A patient evicted after spending two years in a hospital bed "didn't want to stay".

Oscars 2017: Ryan Gosling vs Justin Timberlake for best song

2 hours 43 min ago
Ryan Gosling, Justin Timberlake and Sting will battle it out for the best song Oscar.

Carl Frampton ready to conquer Leo Santa Cruz for the second time in Las Vegas

2 hours 56 min ago
Carl Frampton plans to emphasise his growing status in boxing by beating Leo Santa Cruz for a second time this weekend says BBC Sport NI's Thomas Kane.

Rolf Harris indecent assault jury 'got it wrong'

3 hours 5 min ago
Rolf Harris's defence team says he was wrongly convicted at his first trial and will not give evidence.

Trump's order on abortion policy: What does it mean?

3 hours 6 min ago
A look at why a photo of Mr Trump and a group of men making an abortion ruling has gone viral.

A trip through an underwater museum

3 hours 18 min ago
Exhibits about climate change and migration are just two of 12 installations in Museo Atlantico, an underwater museum off the coast of Lanzarote.

Massachusetts mattress conceals $20m in cash

3 hours 50 min ago
Officials say the find is linked to a $1bn pyramid scheme involving an internet phone services firm.

Driving standing up conviction for tall Newcastle man

4 hours 8 min ago
A 6ft 7in (2m) Newcastle man admits driving standing up but later claims he was "just tall".

Australian Open 2017: Roger Federer 'surprised' by semi-final run

4 hours 30 min ago
Roger Federer says he did not expect to reach the Australian Open semi-finals after a six-month injury lay-off.

Three things you need to know about ruling

4 hours 33 min ago
The BBC's Laura Kuenssberg reports on the implications of the Supreme Court ruling about the Brexit process.

Ryan Mason: Hull City midfielder making 'excellent progress'

4 hours 49 min ago
Hull City midfielder Ryan Mason is making "excellent progress" after fracturing his skull during Sunday's game at Chelsea.

Who will win best actor?

5 hours 6 min ago
A look at the best actor nominees for the 89th Academy Awards on 26 February 2017.

Bed-blocking patient evicted after two years 'did not want to stay'

5 hours 8 min ago
The man, who was eventually evicted from his bed, says the hospital made it impossible to leave.

The actresses in the running

5 hours 11 min ago
A look at the best actress nominees for the 89th Academy Awards on 26 February 2017.