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Laurel Hubbard: First transgender athlete to compete at Olympics

23 min 9 sec ago
NZ weightlifter Laurel Hubbard is headed for Tokyo but critics say she has an unfair advantage.

Apple Daily: HK pro-democracy paper could 'shut within days', says adviser

59 min 31 sec ago
It comes after 500 officers raided the paper and froze HK$18m worth of assets linked to the company.

Armenia election: PM Nikol Pashinyan claims victory

3 hours 13 min ago
The snap election was called in the wake of the country's defeat in a conflict with Azerbaijan.

US Open: Jon Rahm finishes with back-to-back birdies to claim first major title

3 hours 16 min ago
Spain's Jon Rahm claims an incredible first major title as he finishes with back-to-back birdies on a breathless US Open final day at Torrey Pines.

Covid vaccine: We need answers on autumn booster plan, say health leaders

3 hours 42 min ago
The government has already promised a Covid booster rollout but it is yet to set out how it will work.

New season tickets go on sale for part-time commuters

4 hours 50 min ago
Passengers who travel to work two or three days a week now have the option of a flexible monthly ticket.

Back-to-back birdies put Jon Rahm into US Open lead

5 hours 9 min ago
Spain's Jon Rahm takes the lead in the US Open with back-to-back birdies on the 17th and 18th holes.

Birtukan Mideksa: Ethiopia's electoral board chairperson

5 hours 9 min ago
Birtukan Mideksa, a former opposition leader who went into exile in the US, says "shortfalls are inevitable".

French court dog helps soothe anxious victims of crime

5 hours 16 min ago
How one Labrador has helped the victims of violent crime in southern France.

Joe Biden: My surprise claim to be the US president's English cousin

5 hours 20 min ago
Paul Harris has records that show a link to the president via recently discovered English ancestors.

The Lazarus heist: How North Korea almost pulled off a billion-dollar hack

5 hours 21 min ago
In 2016 North Korean hackers planned a $1bn raid on Bangladesh's national bank and came within an inch of success. But how did they do it?

Nottingham Castle: How do you market a missing medieval castle?

5 hours 24 min ago
Can a £30m refurbishment make up for the fact Nottingham's movie star castle is long gone?

Tankers and Transit vans sculpted into steel forests

5 hours 29 min ago
Dan Rawlings has transformed a petrol lorry into a woodland sculpture with an environmental message.

'Shake that tree' - Mackenzie Hughes' ball gets stuck in branches at US Open

5 hours 36 min ago
Mackenzie Hughes' ball gets stuck in a tree at US Open scuppering the Canadian's chances on he final day.

Usain Bolt welcomes newborn twin sons Thunder and Saint Leo

5 hours 37 min ago
The Olympic champion and his girlfriend Kasi Bennett announced the births on Instagram.

Contaminated blood inquiry: The school where dozens of pupils died

6 hours 2 min ago
Ex-pupils caught up in the infected blood scandal decades ago will give evidence at an inquiry.

Tokyo 2020: GB name Laura and Jason Kenny in 26-strong cycling squad

6 hours 6 min ago
Multiple Olympic champions Laura and Jason Kenny will lead the GB cycling team at this summer's Tokyo Games.

South Korea: Swapping Seoul megacity isolation for village life

6 hours 6 min ago
Some South Korean families are abandoning Seoul and swapping megacity isolation for rural village life.

'I play all the instruments in my Irish music band'

6 hours 6 min ago
Caitríona Lagan is a 15-year-old All-Ireland champion musician who plays five instruments.

Covid vaccine: Margaret Keenan reflects receiving world's first jab

6 hours 7 min ago
Since receiving the world's first Covid-19 vaccine, Ms Keenan has stayed in contact with the nurse who administered it.

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