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McDonald's sees off plastic straw campaign

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 18:47
Investors reject proposal pressing the firm to review its use of plastic straws on environmental grounds.

England v Pakistan: Hosts bowled out for 184 in first Test at Lord's

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 18:42
England's new summer begins with old failings as they are bowled out for 184 by Pakistan on day one of the first Test at Lord's.

Real Madrid v Liverpool: The part pressure will play in deciding Champions League final

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 17:58
How nerves, pressure and expectation will play their part in the Champions League final, by Liverpool’s 1984 European Cup winner Mark Lawrenson.

How ancestors of living birds survived asteroid strike

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 17:48
Survival depended on whether ancient 'birds' lived on the forest floor or in the branches, say scientists.

England v Pakistan: England collapse to 184 all out

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 17:10
Watch Mark Wood's dismissal as England lose their final five wickets for 16 runs as they collapse to 184 all out against Pakistan on the first day of the first Test at Lord's.

Giro d'Italia: Simon Yates' lead cut in half after stage 18

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 16:56
Britain's Simon Yates has his overall lead cut in half after a dramatic day at the Giro d'Italia.

Amateur football referee attack is 'worst assault on a match official on British soil'

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 16:47
An attack on a referee at an amateur football match has been described as the "worst assault on a match official on British soil".

Mauricio Pochettino: Tottenham manager signs new five-year contract until 2023

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 16:45
Manager Mauricio Pochettino signs a new five-year contract with Tottenham, keeping him at the club until 2023.

Woman fights off grizzly bear, then walks to safety

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 16:44
Despite severe injuries, Amber Kornak walked two miles to her car and drove to find medical help.

Brexit: How did HMRC get to a £20bn customs cost?

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 16:44
One of the custom plans could cost up to £20bn a year, says HMRC.

Gower: Mystery sea creature washes up on Rhossili beach

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 15:55
Experts have suggested the 5ft creature that washed up could be a dolphin or porpoise.

Yemen war: Wedding party that turned into a 'bloodbath'

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 15:49
Sameeh was at the wedding in April when his father Ali was killed by a Saudi airstrike in rural Yemen.

Monaco Grand Prix: Daniel Ricciardo tops second practice as Red Bulls dominate

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 15:44
Daniel Ricciardo heads team-mate Max Verstappen to a Red Bull one-two in both practice sessions at the Monaco Grand Prix.

Trump: Stand for anthem or leave the country

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 15:18
Mr Trump welcomes the NFL's decision to fine teams if players don't stand for the national anthem.

Where are the richest households in the UK?

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 15:16
The average UK household income, after taxes and benefits are accounted for, is £19,432 per person.

Two men guilty of Salford house fire murders

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 15:14
Two men are found guilty of murdering four children by torching their home with petrol bombs.

Trump cancels Kim summit amid North Korea 'hostility'

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 15:07
The US president cites the "tremendous anger and open hostility" in a recent North Korean statement.

Boys, 15, guilty of Columbine-style school shooting plot

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 15:02
The boys were "fascinated" with the students who killed 13 people at Columbine High School in 1999.

Parachute trial: Emile Cilliers guilty of attempted murder

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 14:53
Army sergeant Emile Cilliers denied trying to kill his wife by tampering with her parachute before a jump.

England v Pakistan: Jonny Bairstow bowled as England slump to 100-4

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 14:45
England wicketkeeper Jonny Bairstow is bowled for 27 by Pakistan's Faheem Ashraf as England slump to 100-4 in the first Test at Lord's.

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