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Grenfell fire: Retired judge to lead disaster inquiry

The appointment of Sir Martin Moore-Bick is likely to be confirmed in a government statement.

Six face charges over Hillsborough disaster

Ex-Ch Supt David Duckenfield faces 95 charges of manslaughter while five others will be prosecuted.

Public sector pay cap under review, No 10 suggests

Ministers hint the 1% limit could be lifted as a Labour move to scrap it is defeated in Parliament.

London bridge attack officer: 'I wasn't backing down'

Wayne Marques was the first officer to face all three London Bridge attackers during their rampage.

US woman 'shot boyfriend in YouTube stunt'

A teenager killed her boyfriend as he held a thick book to his chest, believing it would stop the bullet.

Sheikh steps in to buy village chapel in Cornwall

Villagers wrote to the ruler of Dubai in a last ditch attempt to raise money for the building.

Migrant crisis: Italy threatens to shut ports

Foreign vessels may be blocked from landing, reports say, as Italy reaches "saturation point".

Milly Dowler's sister: I lost my childhood

Gemma Dowler has written a book about Milly's life and the trauma of her murder.

Orkney cliff fall tour guide named by police

The 23-year-old was leading a minibus group on a tour when he fell from a cliff in Orkney.

US holds off expanding airline laptop ban as new rules laid out

The feared extension is not included in a raft of strict new screening rules on flights into the US.

Boy, 5, saves brother from choking on meatball

Five-year-old Oliver Bevans came to the aid of his young brother who was choking on a meatball.

Brexit 'will blow hole in budget', EU commissioner warns

Not only is the UK leaving but the EU also has pressing new spending demands, a commissioner warns.

Newly erected Arkansas Ten Commandments monument destroyed

The granite slab was struck by a car less than 24 hours after it was unveiled.

The strange things people put in luggage

A lobster in a passenger's bag is the latest of a long list of odd luggage items found at airports.

Barack Obama and family enjoy Indonesia holiday

Former US president's visit receives saturation coverage in Indonesia, where he lived as a child.

Ironing robot tackles creased clothes

A humanoid robot that can iron clothes is being developed in Spain.

Paddington: Sharing childhood bears for Michael Bond

Bear lovers and fans around the world, including Stephen Fry, remember the joy the Paddington author brought them.

In pictures: The V&A's new wing

Images of the newly opened Exhibition Road Quarter at London's Victoria and Albert Museum.

Would more stop and searches halt the rise in knife crime?

There has been a 65% drop in stop and search rates since 2011, with the government issuing stricter guidelines on the practice in recent years.

Snacks and selfies in the 'Holy Land'

The Argentinian theme park that recreates Jesus's Jerusalem.

Indianapolis 500: Racing into the history books

Janet Guthrie speaks to Witness about her pioneering racing career

Why are Indian women wearing cow masks?

A photography project which shows women wearing a cow mask has gone viral in India.

The people turning fatbergs into fuel

How one company is turning sewer fat into biodiesel

Faecal bacteria 'in ice in Costa, Starbucks and Caffe Nero'

Concerning levels of faecal bacteria were found in ice at three major coffee chains, a BBC investigation finds.

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Retro gaming: Why players are returning to the classics

Old school consoles are well and truly back, and far from Game Over.

Michael Bond and the enduring affection for Paddington

The life of the man who created Paddington Bear and The Herbs.

Reality Check: Are England terrible at penalty shootouts?

The England Under-21s' defeat on penalties brings back memories of previous shootouts lost.

Grenfell Tower: Residents confront minister over issues

Survivors of the blaze vent their frustration over what they say is a lack of progress, two weeks on.

How do you train to be a tennis umpire?

You've heard the shouts for line calls. But how do you get to be an official at a tennis match?

The show searching for the soul of England's men

Children's film Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs inspires a play about modern masculinity.

The Grenfell survivor rebuilding his life, two weeks on

Olu is still scarred by the fire he feared would kill him and his family. What does his life hold now?

Has al-Muhajiroun been underestimated?

One of the London Bridge attackers was a follower of the banned al-Muhajiroun network.

Willenhall school 'riot' saw teacher injured by pupils

A former teacher reveals what it was like to work at a school given Ofsted's lowest rating.

Golden Spike: Usain Bolt not sub-10, Mo Farah wins & Wayde van Niekerk sets record

Usain Bolt fails to break 10 seconds for the second race in a row as Mo Farah wins and Wayde van Niekerk makes history.

Portugal 0-0 Chile (0-3 on pens)

Manchester City goalkeeper Claudio Bravo saves three penalties as Chile reach the Confederations Cup final by beating Portugal on penalties.

Wimbledon: Andy Murray's maiden win at All England Club named greatest moment

Andy Murray's first Wimbledon title in 2013 is named as your greatest Wimbledon moment.

FBI investigating 2021 Athletics World Championships award to Eugene, Oregon

The FBI is investigating the awarding of the 2021 Athletics World Championships to Eugene, Oregon, the BBC has learnt.

Essex v Middlesex: Alastair Cook and Nick Browne share record first-wicket partnership

Alastair Cook and Nick Browne share an Essex first-wicket record stand of 373 as they pile on the runs against Middlesex.

Tour de France: Sir Dave Brailsford defends Team Sky as Chris Froome nears new deal

Sir Dave Brailsford defends Team Sky while Chris Froome says he has no trust issues and could extend his contract.

Alexandre Lacazette: Arsenal in negotiations to sign French striker from Lyon

Arsenal have a bid rejected for France international striker Alexandre Lacazette, but negotiations are still ongoing with Lyon.