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Gary Ray Bowles: Florida executes killer who preyed on gay men

15 hours 54 min ago
Dubbed the "I-95 Killer", Gary Ray Bowles admitted to killing six men along the eastern US main freeway.

Hasbro to buy Peppa Pig owner Entertainment One for $4bn

17 hours 43 min ago
The US toy maker will expand its entertainment portfolio with other preschool brands including PJ Masks.

The Amazon is on fire - how bad is it?

18 hours 5 min ago
Thousands of fires are ravaging the Amazon rainforest in Brazil. How bad are they?

August bank holiday 2019: Where to avoid on roads and rail

18 hours 50 min ago
Traffic is expected to peak on Friday as holidaymakers share the roads with commuter traffic.

Critically-ill British citizen 'stuck in Oman'

19 hours 3 min ago
David Hughes, who has months to live, says the British embassy has provided little help to get him home.

Does a Pride event need Kylie or Ariana Grande?

19 hours 8 min ago
LGBT Pride events have become big business, but does that distract from their original purpose?

How to escape a strange house when you're blind

19 hours 9 min ago
Reece wakes up hungover and alone with no possessions in a large unfamiliar house. He's blind and needs to get home.

Trans conversion therapy survivor: 'I wanted to be cured so asked to be electrocuted'

19 hours 12 min ago
As a teenage boy, Carolyn Mercer had electric shock therapy on the NHS in the hope she would be "cured".

Quiz of the week: Did you read about Bowie's bandstand?

19 hours 15 min ago
Have you been paying attention to what's been going on over the past seven days?

White supremacy gangs in the US: How and why people join

19 hours 17 min ago
Why do some people join white supremacy gangs and what does it take to get it one?

Hail Satan?: The Satanists battling for religious freedom

19 hours 21 min ago
The documentary shining a new light on the Satanic Temple and its battle for religious freedom.

Four-in-one pill prevents third of heart problems

19 hours 32 min ago
The drug combination has huge potential and would cost just "pennies a day", say the researchers.

Han Sung-ok: Was this North Korean defector failed by the South?

19 hours 36 min ago
The lonely death of Han Sung-ok and her son, possibly by starvation, has South Korea asking "if only"...

The fake baby adoption scam

19 hours 41 min ago
Social media connected a couple looking to adopt with a baby. Or so they thought.

Bake Off judge Prue Leith joins hospital food improvement review

19 hours 59 min ago
The celebrity chef will help set new quality standards as part of the government's review of hospital food.

Amazon fires: 'Our house is burning', Macron warns ahead of G7

20 hours 9 min ago
The French president's call for the issue to be discussed at the G7 summit angers Brazil’s president.

Would you let your child become a 'kid influencer'?

20 hours 12 min ago
Social media influencers are getting younger and younger, but at what cost to their wellbeing?

Russian nuclear accident: Medics fear 'radioactive patients'

20 hours 14 min ago
Arctic hospital staff did not know that military test victims were irradiated, the BBC learns.

Edinburgh Fringe female performers 'sexually harassed'

20 hours 19 min ago
Women report being groped and subjected to lewd comments while out promoting their shows.

Pigs' emotions could be read by new farming technology

20 hours 30 min ago
New technology has been developed to detect how happy the animals are.


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