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In a hurry? Your daily news briefing on Friday's top stories

26 May 2017 - 6:28am
Your morning briefing for 26 May 2017

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain: Arsenal FA Cup win would make it a 'better season'

26 May 2017 - 6:15am
Winning the FA Cup final would make it "a better season" for Arsenal, says midfielder Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain.

FA Cup final: The funniest moments from this season's tournament

26 May 2017 - 6:14am
BBC Sport looks back at the funny and quirky moments from this season's FA Cup, including excitable commentators, eccentric celebrations and some dodgy line painting.

Gianforte wins Montana vote despite 'body slam' charge

26 May 2017 - 6:12am
Republican Greg Gianforte, accused of "body slamming" a reporter, wins Montana's congressional poll.

Council's all-male cabinet 'new low for diversity'

26 May 2017 - 6:11am
Vale of Glamorgan ruling group's choice is a cause of concern for electoral reform campaigners.

Greek goddess statue removed in Bangladesh after Islamist outcry

26 May 2017 - 5:14am
Bangladeshi Islamist groups said the statue of Themis - the goddess of justice - hurt religious sentiment.

Trump readies for 'robust' G7 summit in Sicily

26 May 2017 - 4:41am
Leaders of the world's major economies will discuss trade, security and climate change.

SOS mystery in remote Western Australia stumps police

26 May 2017 - 2:30am
A distress signal spotted in a remote region prompts fears that someone could be missing.

Theresa May: Online extremism 'must be tackled'

26 May 2017 - 2:22am
The PM says the fight against so-called Islamic State is "moving from the battlefield to the internet".

Learn Russian? Which languages Americans study and why

26 May 2017 - 2:19am
John Kerry joked about Americans learning Russian, but global politics do influence languages studied.

Debris found after Mull of Kintyre aircraft crash

26 May 2017 - 2:00am
It is not known how many people were on the aircraft, which came down two miles off the Scottish coast.

Who is Nicola Sturgeon? A profile of the SNP leader

26 May 2017 - 1:52am
As she leads the SNP into a fourth election in under three years, BBC Scotland examines the rise of Nicola Sturgeon.

Newspaper headlines: May and Corbyn unveil anti-terror strategies

26 May 2017 - 1:44am
Papers report on plans to crack down on social media and a change in foreign policy to fight extremism.

Everest climbers worried about oxygen bottle theft

26 May 2017 - 1:24am
There is concern about the increasing theft of oxygen bottles from high camps.

Schools worse off under Conservatives, says IFS

26 May 2017 - 1:19am
Independent think tank the IFS says schools will fare worse financially under the Conservatives.

The Stanley Matthews football revolution made in Ghana

26 May 2017 - 1:13am
How English footballer Stanley Matthews conquered Ghana

Eddie Maher: How I took my family on the run for 19 years

26 May 2017 - 12:46am
Eddie Maher went on the run after driving off with £1.2m in a Securicor van. Remarkably, he kept it up for 19 years taking a wife and children from one US city to another.

7 days quiz: How does Russell Crowe know so much about Ed Sheeran?

26 May 2017 - 12:45am
7 days quiz: How does Russell Crowe know so much about Ed Sheeran?

Manchester attack: Question Time debates 'Didsbury Mosque' leaflet

26 May 2017 - 12:42am
Audience member produces leaflet he says is from a mosque attended by Manchester bomber's father.

Trump Russia inquiry: Kushner under FBI scrutiny - US media

26 May 2017 - 12:34am
Investigators reportedly believe Mr Trump's son-in-law may have information relevant to the Russia enquiry.

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