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Church of England offers prayers read by Amazon's Alexa

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 01:43
The voice assistant can say grace before meals, answer theological questions or read a prayer of the day.

Sextortion: Big rise in victims with 'tens of thousands at risk'

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 01:28
There's been a big rise in the number of reported cases of sextortion - when victims are recorded carrying out sex acts online.

Bank holiday warning over gardening and DIY accidents

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 01:24
Surgeons say this time of year can bring a spike in accidents with gardening and DIY equipment.

Tax rises needed 'to prevent NHS misery'

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 01:23
Influential economists argue 4% extra a year is needed - and tax rises are the only way to pay for that.

High levels of screen time linked to cancer and heart disease

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 00:51
Researchers in Glasgow analysed the amount of time 390,000 people spent looking at TV and computer screens.

New Zealand happy to forget the UK's 'betrayal'

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 00:44
As the UK hopes to secure trade deals around the world post-Brexit, New Zealand remembers how it was cast adrift when Britain joined the EEC.

'My daughter was taken away from me'

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 00:43
"Lucy's" daughter was taken away from her after she turned to drugs while in a violent relationship.

Extinct butterfly to be reintroduced in England

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 00:31
Fifty chequered skipper butterflies have come from Belgium to be reintroduced in England.

Met Police use more force against black people, figures suggest

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 00:26
The Met used force 62,000 times with more than a third of incidents involving black people.

'We felt abandoned by the whole country'

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 00:15
The BBC's Nuala McGovern speaks to Irish women about whether Ireland's abortion referendum should be a moment of change for the country.

Newspaper headlines: Poisoned Yulia speaks for the first time

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 00:13
Almost all Thursday's national newspapers cover Yulia Skripal's interview with Reuters news agency.

Anti-terror police arrest man, 19

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 00:11
The 19-year-old was arrested in Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire, on Wednesday evening.

Brexit deal cannot include return to hard border - Jeremy Corbyn

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 00:01
The Labour leader will make a speech in Belfast later saying he will not tolerate a hard border.

Birmingham man fails to overturn gang injunction

Wed, 05/23/2018 - 22:20
Appeal court judges make their ruling as a Birmingham man challenges his injunction order.

Wayne Bell jailed for neo-Nazi group social media posts

Wed, 05/23/2018 - 22:15
Wayne Bell was a member of National Action when he made hundreds of posts inciting racial hatred.

Russian spy poisoning: Yulia Skripal hopes to return to Russia

Wed, 05/23/2018 - 21:30
The daughter of an ex-Russian spy poisoned in Salisbury tells Reuters she is taking "one day at a time".

Manchester attack: GMP chief criticises BBC documentary

Wed, 05/23/2018 - 20:23
A BBC documentary about the Manchester attack was "entirely inappropriate", a chief constable says.

Armenian bear cubs released after help from Sussex charity

Wed, 05/23/2018 - 20:17
The one-year-old cubs were rescued after their mother was killed.

Yulia Skripal: 'We are so lucky to survive'

Wed, 05/23/2018 - 19:48
The daughter of an ex-Russian spy poisoned in Salisbury makes her first video statement since the attack.

Grenfell Tower inquiry: Victim's son 'prays for death'

Wed, 05/23/2018 - 19:36
Hamid Ali Jafari tells the inquiry of his search for his father and how he hopes they meet in heaven.