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Need advice on GCSE grades? Try the BBC's chatbot

22 August 2019 - 7:56am
Hundreds of thousands of pupils in England, Wales and Northern Ireland are getting their results.

GCSEs 2019: Where are we at with new grades 9-1?

22 August 2019 - 7:52am
As teenagers receive their GCSE results, BBC News explains the new 9-1 grading structure in England.

Huge beehive discovered inside ceiling

22 August 2019 - 7:43am
Around 60,000 bees were removed from a woman's house in Brisbane, Australia.

Ulster Grand Prix safety money spent on club facilities

22 August 2019 - 7:26am
Three riders have died since quarter of a million pounds was allocated to the Dundrod circuit in 2017.

News Daily: Johnson to meet Macron, and 700,000 get GCSE results

22 August 2019 - 6:30am
Your morning briefing for 22 August 2019.

Larry Swearingen: Texas executes man for student's 1998 murder

22 August 2019 - 6:08am
Larry Swearingen had maintained his innocence, saying scientific evidence should have exonerated him.

Pompeo praises ‘US ally’ Denmark after Trump cancels visit

22 August 2019 - 4:21am
The US secretary of state speaks with Denmark's foreign minister amid a public row over Greenland.

Nottingham bus drivers shave off half their hair

22 August 2019 - 3:35am
The team, which includes three women and 11 men, are raising money for Hayward House, a palliative care centre in the city.

GCSE results: Nail-biting wait for grades

22 August 2019 - 3:34am
As hundreds of thousands of pupils await their GCSE results, there is a warning the exams were too hard.

Football grounds to pubs: Our fight for free tampons

22 August 2019 - 2:57am
Has your period ever ruined a night out? Three Celtic fans are trying to do something about it.

Fish oil pills 'no benefit' for type 2 diabetes

22 August 2019 - 2:41am
People with type 2 diabetes "should not be encouraged" to take omega-3, researchers say.

Johnson to meet Macron as French president downplays backstop hopes

22 August 2019 - 2:22am
The leaders will meet hours after the French president seemed to dampen hopes of any new Brexit deal.

Initial evidence shows microplastics pose ‘minimal health risk’

22 August 2019 - 2:01am
The World Health Organization says its findings are based on the "limited information" available.

Hong Kong protests: What do young people want?

22 August 2019 - 1:26am
Young protestors in Hong Kong have been speaking about what they want from the government.

Andrew Harper: 'Thin blue line' ribbon tribute to PC

22 August 2019 - 1:25am
Blue ribbons sell out after PC Andrew Harper's home comes up with a way to honour its fallen son.

Rivers used as 'open sewers', says WWF charity

22 August 2019 - 1:19am
The WWF said it was "very unlikely" that pollution reduction targets would be met without new laws.

Why James Acaster thinks 2016 was music's best year ever

22 August 2019 - 1:16am
Comedian James Acaster thinks so, and here's why.

The secret Facebook groups where women shame their exes

22 August 2019 - 1:02am
Some are using them to accuse their ex-partners of violence, rape and child abuse - despite the dangers.

Farming: The UK's deadliest industry

22 August 2019 - 1:00am
While the number of construction deaths has dropped over the past 30 years, fatalities in agriculture remain high.

What is 'blobology' and how is it transforming biology?

22 August 2019 - 12:24am
Spectacular images from a new microscope spark a "revolution" in biology

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