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Injured Harrington pulls out of PGA

Thu, 05/21/2015 - 07:48
Padraig Harrington pulls out of this week's BMW PGA Championship at Wentworth because of a shoulder injury.

Al-Shabab preach from Kenyan mosque

Thu, 05/21/2015 - 07:24
Islamist militants al-Shabab briefly take over a mosque in northern Kenya, preaching for two hours, before disappearing into a nearby forest, locals say.

Slang words added to Scrabble list

Thu, 05/21/2015 - 07:13
Thousands of new words - including lolz, shizzle and cakehole - are added to the latest edition of the Collins Scrabble Word List.

VIDEO: Is cash no longer king?

Thu, 05/21/2015 - 07:06
For the first time in Britain paying without cash is more popular than using notes and coins.

M49 coach fall boy 'could have died'

Thu, 05/21/2015 - 07:04
A 13-year-old rugby club player, who fell from a moving coach on the M49 near Avonmouth, "could very easily have been killed", a court hears.

What's the truth about free NHS Calpol?

Thu, 05/21/2015 - 07:04
The truth behind the Facebook rumour

Vardy and Austin in England squad

Thu, 05/21/2015 - 06:59
Leicester forward Jamie Vardy and QPR striker Charlie Austin are in England's squad to play two internationals in June.

England coach 'may come after Ashes'

Thu, 05/21/2015 - 06:54
England may not appoint a new coach before the Ashes start in July, according to new cricket director Andrew Strauss.

The mother who 'outed' her daughter's Facebook lie

Thu, 05/21/2015 - 06:51
Was it right for mother to publicly scold teenage daughter?

Woman has 'first' double heart op

Thu, 05/21/2015 - 06:44
A heart patient has two operations simultaneously, in what surgeons say is the first procedure of its type in the UK.

VIDEO: Myanmar migrants ransomed by traffickers

Thu, 05/21/2015 - 06:36
Many migrants attempting to flee Myanmar by boat are being held to ransom by traffickers instead of travelling as planned, as Jonah Fisher reports.

Drug puts five students in hospital

Thu, 05/21/2015 - 06:32
Five Lancaster University students are treated in hospital, two of them in a critical condition, after taking a substance thought to be a synthetic cannabis substitute.

Young jobless total at 10-year low

Thu, 05/21/2015 - 06:29
There are fewer young people not in education, employment or training in the UK than at any time since 2005, the Office of National Statistics says.

President plays football amid protests

Thu, 05/21/2015 - 06:14
Burundi's President Pierre Nkurunziza is pictured playing football despite weeks of protests over his bid to run for a third term in office.

Sheep found in city centre flats

Thu, 05/21/2015 - 06:08
A sheep found by police in a block of flats in Dublin's inner city is given the name Bond, Olivia Bond, licensed to lamb.

Gap between rich and poor 'growing'

Thu, 05/21/2015 - 05:53
The gap between the rich and the poor keeps widening, according to the OECD.

Why the productivity gap?

Thu, 05/21/2015 - 05:51
UK workers could take every Friday off if they were as productive as other nations - so why aren't we?

Fifa thinks Eriskay's pitch perfect

Thu, 05/21/2015 - 05:41
A football pitch on the Western Isles is recognised by Fifa as one of eight remarkable places to play the game in the world.

Will Raheem Sterling make a controversial move?

Thu, 05/21/2015 - 05:40
Will Raheem Sterling make a controversial move?

Qatar 'still failing' migrant workers

Thu, 05/21/2015 - 05:27
Qatar has made little progress on improving migrant workers' rights, despite promises to do so, Amnesty International says.