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Newcastle United 0-1 Arsenal

Sat, 2015-08-29 06:10
An own goal from defender Fabricio Coloccini gives Arsenal an unconvincing victory over 10-man Newcastle.

Ainslie second in America's Cup races

Sat, 2015-08-29 05:53
Sir Ben Ainslie's Land Rover BAR team finish second in Saturday's two races in the America's Cup World Series in Sweden.

VIDEO: Glory for Bolt - disaster for GB

Sat, 2015-08-29 05:33
Usain Bolt wins his third gold of the World Athletics Championships by leading home Jamaica in the 4x100m relay.

Turkish jets attack IS Syria targets

Sat, 2015-08-29 05:20
Turkish fighter jets attack Islamic State group targets in Syria for the first time, the Turkish foreign ministry says.

Passengers trapped after bus crashes

Sat, 2015-08-29 05:17
Two bus passengers are trapped and a further 10 are injured when a bus crashes into a tree in east London.

VIDEO: Minute's silence for Shoreham dead

Sat, 2015-08-29 04:51
Memorial events are being held to mark one week since the Shoreham air crash in which 11 people are thought to have died.

Northants beat Bears to reach final

Sat, 2015-08-29 04:49
Richard Levi hits an unbeaten 63 as Northants beat Birmingham Bears to reach the T20 Blast final at Edgbaston.

Migrant truck death accused in court

Sat, 2015-08-29 04:29
Three Bulgarians and an Afghan appear in court in Hungary in connection with the deaths of 71 migrants found in the back of a lorry in Austria.

VIDEO: Farah completes historic double

Sat, 2015-08-29 03:57
Great Britain's Mo Farah completes a historic 'triple-double' with victory in the 5,000m at the World Athletics Championships in Beijing.

Reading crowd's 'chilled' reaction to headliners Mumford & Sons

Sat, 2015-08-29 03:46
Music fans give their verdict on Mumford & Sons' headlining the traditionally rock music festival at Reading.

Defoe hits back at PA ad criticism

Sat, 2015-08-29 02:54
Sunderland striker Jermain Defoe hits back at criticism levelled at him following his advert for a personal assistant.

HSBC 'working to fix' missing payments

Sat, 2015-08-29 02:50
HSBC says payments delayed by an IT glitch "should be processed today" - despite previously saying the issue would be fixed on Friday night.

VIDEO: Egypt verdict 'a dangerous message'

Sat, 2015-08-29 02:46
The conviction of three al-Jazeera journalists by an Egyptian court "sends a dangerous message", lawyer Amal Clooney says.

De Bruyne to have Man City medical

Sat, 2015-08-29 01:46
Kevin de Bruyne is set to have a medical at Manchester City before a club-record move to the Premier League side.

Martinez critical of Stones pursuit

Sat, 2015-08-29 01:37
Everton manager Roberto Martinez says Chelsea cannot "click their fingers" and buy England defender John Stones.

VIDEO: McKellen: Fight not over on gay rights

Sat, 2015-08-29 01:31
Actor Sir Ian McKellen has played a variety of amazing parts in his career, but one role he has always held dear in his personal life is as a gay rights campaigner.

Thai police make Bangkok blast arrest

Sat, 2015-08-29 01:21
Police in Bangkok say they have arrested a man in connection with a bomb that killed 20 people in the Thai capital nearly two weeks ago.

Egypt jails al-Jazeera journalists

Sat, 2015-08-29 01:13
Three al-Jazeera journalists convicted in Egypt of "spreading false news" are sentenced to three years in prison at their retrial in Cairo.

French reporters 'blackmailed king'

Sat, 2015-08-29 00:55
Two French reporters have been arrested and accused of attempting to blackmail the king of Morocco, lawyers say.

VIDEO: UN: Do 'much more' to help migrants

Sat, 2015-08-29 00:06
The UN secretary general says "much more is required" to prevent the deaths of refugees and migrants fleeing to Europe after hundreds were reported dead in a few days.