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Adams wins BDO opener at Lakeside

Sat, 2015-01-03 08:35
England's three-time winner Martin Adams beats Dutchman Jan Dekker on the opening day of the BDO World Championships.

Patient tested for Ebola at hospital

Sat, 2015-01-03 08:33
A patient who recently returned to the UK from West Africa is being tested for Ebola at a hospital in Wiltshire.

Major search after boat overturns

Sat, 2015-01-03 08:29
A major search operation is launched after a vessel believed to have had eight crew on board overturns off the north of Scotland.

VIDEO: West Brom 7-0 Gateshead

Sat, 2015-01-03 08:16
Saido Berahino scores four times as West Brom reach the FA Cup fourth round with a ruthless victory over non-league Gateshead at The Hawthorns.

West Bromwich Albion 7-0 Gateshead

Sat, 2015-01-03 08:15
Saido Berahino scores four times as West Brom ease past non-league Gateshead to reach the FA Cup fourth round.

Electrical fault cancels 'Les Mis'

Sat, 2015-01-03 07:56
Fire crews are called to a London theatre as an electrical fault causes a Les Miserables show to be scrapped as the venue was evacuated.

Blyth Spartans 2-3 Birmingham City

Sat, 2015-01-03 07:53
Birmingham City fight back from two goals down at non-league Blyth Spartans to reach the FA Cup fourth round.

Militants kidnap Christians in Libya

Sat, 2015-01-03 07:16
Masked gunmen in northern Libya kidnap 13 Egyptian Coptic Christians, just a week after seven others were abducted.

AirAsia crash blamed on weather

Sat, 2015-01-03 07:10
Indonesia's weather agency says initial analysis suggests bad weather caused AirAsia flight QZ8501 to crash, with the loss of 162 people.

Neville takes charge of Salford game

Sat, 2015-01-03 06:55
Former Manchester United players Phil Neville and Paul Scholes are in the dugout for Salford City's match against Kendal.

Greece recaptures fugitive extremist

Sat, 2015-01-03 06:38
Christodoulos Xiros,, a member of the Greek Marxist militant group November 17, has been arrested after almost a year on the run, police say.

VIDEO: Abandoned migrants shelter in Italy

Sat, 2015-01-03 06:07
Refugees from the Syrian conflict, who were abandoned by people traffickers on an animal cargo ship in the Mediterranean, are being found accommodation in Italy.

Murder inquiry into flat fire deaths

Sat, 2015-01-03 05:46
A murder investigation is launched after the bodies of two men are found following a fire at a flat in central London.

VIDEO: Film fans set for 2015 blockbusters

Sat, 2015-01-03 05:42
With the Oscars just weeks away and some famous franchises set to return, the BBC's Lizo Mzimba takes a look at what film fans can expect in 2015.

Heart of Midlothian 1-1 Hibernian

Sat, 2015-01-03 05:38
Jamie Walker's long-range goal earns Hearts a point in the Edinburgh derby and keeps their unbeaten record intact.

PJ Harvey glass box album a sell out

Sat, 2015-01-03 05:29
Tickets to see award-winning musician PJ Harvey record her next album in a glass box at London's Somerset House sell out.

UK Ebola nurse critical - hospital

Sat, 2015-01-03 05:27
UK nurse Pauline Cafferkey, who was diagnosed with Ebola after returning from Sierra Leone, is now in a critical condition, the Royal Free Hospital says.

Djokovic out of final with fever

Sat, 2015-01-03 05:17
Novak Djokovic pulls out of the Mubadala World Tennis Championship final against Andy Murray with a fever.

Man in court on assault charge

Sat, 2015-01-03 04:30
A man appears at Selkirk Sheriff Court accused of assaulting a woman to the danger of her life after an incident in Galashiels.

Derby County v Southport

Sat, 2015-01-03 04:14
Preview followed by live coverage of Saturday's FA Cup game between Derby County and Southport.