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UK set for new PM as Theresa May quits
An emotional Theresa May confirms she will step down as Tory leader on 7 June, saying she has done all she can and a new prime minister will have to deliver Brexit.
Fri, 24 May 2019 11:26:24 GMT Read more
Sheffield 'serious incident': Six children hurt in Shiregreen
Two people are arrested amid "reports of concerns for safety" at a Sheffield house.
Fri, 24 May 2019 11:54:04 GMT Read more
Three more die on Everest amid overcrowding near summit
Seven have died climbing the world's highest peak in a week - more than for the whole of last year.
Fri, 24 May 2019 10:14:31 GMT Read more
Harvey Weinstein 'to settle with accusers for $44m'
The film producer reached a deal with women who say he sexually abused them, his lawyers tell media.
Fri, 24 May 2019 08:27:01 GMT Read more
Surgeons warn of serious hand injuries from dog leads and collars
A Cornwall dog owner had the skin torn off her middle finger by a lead wound tightly round her hand.
Fri, 24 May 2019 00:19:34 GMT Read more
The Italian resort that became a ghost town
Parco Saraceno was built in the 1960s as a luxury resort - but didn't have planning permission.
Thu, 23 May 2019 23:16:54 GMT Read more
SpaceX puts up 60 internet satellites
The California firm launches the first spacecraft in its multi-billion-dollar broadband project.
Fri, 24 May 2019 04:44:22 GMT Read more
Chelmsford school locker death: Boy, 9, dies after fall at Great Baddow High
The child had been with family members at an after-school club, police say.
Fri, 24 May 2019 10:00:07 GMT Read more
School students walk out in global climate strike
From Australia to Europe, school children are skipping classes to call for action on climate change.
Fri, 24 May 2019 10:19:52 GMT Read more
UK flights: Number of planes using British skies to reach all-time high
Six per minute are expected in one day, with a bank holiday and half-term contributing to the spike.
Fri, 24 May 2019 12:01:32 GMT Read more
UK retail sales stall in April
The ONS said sales were flat in April, as clothing sales offset declines in other sectors.
Fri, 24 May 2019 10:00:06 GMT Read more
Trump orders new powers for Attorney General's surveillance probe
The move gives new authority to the attorney general, who is investigating if Mr Trump was spied on.
Fri, 24 May 2019 08:36:28 GMT Read more
Students 'may have been unfairly deported' over English test cheat claims
The Home Office should have done more to protect people who did not cheat in their English tests, says watchdog.
Fri, 24 May 2019 09:47:55 GMT Read more
Theresa May: Did she solve her seven burning injustices?
When Theresa May became prime minister in July 2016 she identified seven burning injustices.
Fri, 24 May 2019 10:31:05 GMT Read more
Theresa May: Premiership in six charts
The highs and lows of Theresa May's time in office, explained in six charts.
Fri, 24 May 2019 09:43:06 GMT Read more
Theresa May: How the PM fought through Brexit battles
It's been a struggle that lasted three years – how did Theresa May's leadership play out?
Fri, 24 May 2019 10:06:06 GMT Read more
Theresa May resigns: What happened?
The UK leader has announced she will step down - plunging the Brexit process into further turmoil.
Fri, 24 May 2019 09:52:47 GMT Read more
The Theresa May story: The Tory leader brought down by Brexit
How Brexit led to the downfall of the UK's second female prime minister.
Fri, 24 May 2019 09:36:01 GMT Read more
Theresa May's 'deep regret' over Brexit
The prime minister says she will leave office on 7 June, having failed to deliver the UK's exit from the EU.
Fri, 24 May 2019 09:33:51 GMT Read more
Theresa May's political career in three minutes
Brexit came to define her time as prime minister, but Theresa May had a long and varied political career.
Fri, 24 May 2019 10:08:00 GMT Read more

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