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VIDEO: US floods: It was pretty drastic

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-24 12:28
A deluge of rainfall has burst rivers and brought flood warnings to several southern US states, with Texas and Oklahoma the worst hit so far.

Ground-breaking Stokes thrills fans

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-24 12:14
Ben Stokes's memorable 85-ball century can help win back the public's affection for England, says Jonathan Agnew.

French film Dheepan wins at Cannes

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-24 12:09
French director Jacques Audiard's film, Dheepan, wins the top prize at Cannes, the Palme d'Or.

Defense Secretary Carter: Iraqi Forces Lack 'Will To Fight' ISIS

NPR News - Sun, 2015-05-24 11:45

Ash Carter, in an interview on CNN, said that the ISF lost Anbar despite "vastly outnumbering" fighters of the self-declared Islamic State.

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Venezuela's Lopez on hunger strike

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-24 11:28
Jailed Venezuelan opposition leader Leopoldo Lopez announces on a leaked video he has gone on hunger strike demanding "freedom for political prisoners".

VIDEO: 'Our army has the will to fight'

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-24 11:06
Iraq hits back at a US claim that its army was routed at Ramadi by Islamic State because soldiers lacked the will to fight.

Spanish protest parties 'gain'

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-24 10:57
Spanish exit polls predict gains for protest parties in local elections, but the governing People's Party receives the most votes.

Preston North End 4-0 Swindon Town

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-24 10:27
Jermaine Beckford scores a hat-trick to help Preston thrash Swindon Town in the League One play-off final at Wembley.

Asher-Smith sets British 100m record

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-24 10:26
Teenage sprinter Dina Asher-Smith becomes Britain's all-time fastest woman after setting a new 100m record.

Rodgers accepts Liverpool pressure

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-24 10:26
Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers says pressure is building on him after his side's 6-1 thrashing at Stoke City.

Bruce admits Hull 'not good enough'

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-24 10:08
Hull manager Steve Bruce admits his side were "not good enough" after being relegated to the Championship.

Rain deluge hits southern US states

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-24 10:03
A deluge of rainfall bursts rivers and brings flood warnings to several southern US states, with Texas and Oklahoma the worst hit so far.

Stokes & Cook shine for England

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-24 09:53
Ben Stokes hits the fastest Test century at Lord's and Alastair Cook 153 not out as England rally against New Zealand.

Malaysia Finds Gravesites In Camps Used By People Smugglers

NPR News - Sun, 2015-05-24 09:43

The gruesome discovery of the sites thought to contain dozens or possibly hundreds of remains of migrants from Myanmar and Bangladesh, follows a similar find this month across the border in Thailand.

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Garth Crooks's team of the season

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-24 09:17
How many Chelsea players made the cut? Who looked past his best 18 months ago? And which manager is sharper than a Savile Row suit?

Man Utd decide not to sign Falcao

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-24 09:09
Manchester United decide not to keep striker Radamel Falcao following the end of his season-long loan from Monaco.

Three found dead in house named

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-24 09:01
Police name three people found dead from stab wounds in Oxfordshire as the hunt continues for a 21-year-old suspect.

Hull City 0-0 Manchester United

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-24 08:59
Hull City are relegated from the Premier League as they fail to beat Manchester United and Newcastle win their final game.

Migrants taint Bangladesh image - PM

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-24 08:44
Migrants trying to leave Bangladesh illegally are tainting the country's image and should be punished, PM Sheikh Hasina says.

Mercedes apologise to Hamilton

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-24 08:40
Mercedes apologise to Lewis Hamilton for what they admitted was the strategic error that cost him victory in Monaco.