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Favourite footy celebrations - the winners

BBC News - Wed, 07/22/2015 - 16:31
Sportsday readers vote for their favourite football celebrations and AFC Wimbledon's Adebayo "The Beast" Akinfenwa rates the best.
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How politicians learned the power of the gentle nudge

BBC News - Wed, 07/22/2015 - 16:30
The past five years has seen the British government turn to the power of the "nudge" to encourage us to do what they want.
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Fracking impact on CO2 cuts 'a myth'

BBC News - Wed, 07/22/2015 - 16:28
New research suggests that the impact of fracking and shale gas in reducing US carbon emissions has been overstated.
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Jones 'intends' to protect NHS spend

BBC News - Wed, 07/22/2015 - 16:18
The first minister says he intends to protect health and schools spending but "can't protect against enormous cuts" if UK ministers impose them.
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Ferguson hires black police chief

BBC News - Wed, 07/22/2015 - 16:14
Officials hire an African-American police chief nearly a year after a white officer killed an unarmed black teenager, setting off weeks of unrest.
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Woman dies bungee jumping in Spain

BBC News - Wed, 07/22/2015 - 16:14
A woman from London dies in a bungee jump while on holiday visiting family in Spain.
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Man put 'revenge porn' on Facebook

BBC News - Wed, 07/22/2015 - 16:00
A man pleads guilty to posting a 'revenge porn' image of a woman on his Facebook page.
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Crewman recalls bin lorry crash panic

BBC News - Wed, 07/22/2015 - 15:59
A crew member of the Glasgow bin lorry which crashed killing six people tells an inquiry about his frantic efforts to awaken the driver as the truck hit pedestrians.
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Corbyn: It's going extremely well

BBC News - Wed, 07/22/2015 - 15:43
Jeremy Corbyn says his leadership campaign is going "extremely well" but that talk of him winning the contest is "a bit premature".
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Armadillos blamed for Florida leprosy

BBC News - Wed, 07/22/2015 - 15:22
Health officials in Florida warn people to avoid contact with armadillos after a recent rise in leprosy cases linked to the armoured creatures.
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Blair: Labour won't win from the left

BBC News - Wed, 07/22/2015 - 15:14
Labour must not repeat past mistakes Tony Blair says as a poll puts left-winger Jeremy Corbyn ahead in the leadership contest.
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Most senior woman bishop consecrated

BBC News - Wed, 07/22/2015 - 15:11
The most senior woman bishop in the Church of England is consecrated at Canterbury Cathedral.
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Russian FA 'beyond a joke' - Frimpong

BBC News - Wed, 07/22/2015 - 15:10
Emmanuel Frimpong calls the Russian Football Union 'beyond a joke' after he is handed a two-game ban for reacting to alleged racist abuse.
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AI beats humans at sketch quiz

BBC News - Wed, 07/22/2015 - 15:09
An AI program created by researchers in London uses a new technique to beat humans at recognising what sketches are supposed to depict.
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Hamilton: I will carry Jules with me

BBC News - Wed, 07/22/2015 - 14:58
Lewis Hamilton says he will carry Jules Bianchi in his thoughts after the funeral of the French F1 driver took place in Nice.
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Bust up over bike lane bus stop

BBC News - Wed, 07/22/2015 - 14:51
A Glasgow cyclist has voiced his anger after a bus stop was placed across a city bike lane.
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'Oldest' Koran found in Birmingham

BBC News - Wed, 07/22/2015 - 14:40
What could be the world's oldest fragments of the Koran have been found by the University of Birmingham.
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VIDEO: Glasgow bus stop built in cycle lane

BBC News - Wed, 07/22/2015 - 14:34
Footage shows a new bus stop being built in the middle of a cycle lane in Glasgow.
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Park shows off wildcat kittens

BBC News - Wed, 07/22/2015 - 14:22
Three Scottish wildcat kittens bred at the Highland Wildlife Park near Aviemore go on display.
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Labour poll: have we learned nothing?

BBC News - Wed, 07/22/2015 - 14:13
The YouGov poll on the Labour leadership election has echoes of previous election polling.
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