Leon: Billionaire Issa brothers buy fast food chain

BBC News - 18 April 2021 - 1:40pm
The Issa brothers have bought the British fast food chain Leon, which has more than 70 sites.

Plane ditches in ocean during Florida airshow

BBC News - 18 April 2021 - 12:40pm
The World War Two-era aircraft made an emergency landing in shallow water.

Mars helicopter first flight: Nasa to test Ingenuity

BBC News - 18 April 2021 - 11:40am
Ingenuity is set to be the first rotorcraft to fly on another planet. This is how it'll work.

Putin critic Navalny 'will not be allowed to die in prison'

BBC News - 18 April 2021 - 11:19am
Russia's ambassador to the UK says opposition leader Alexei Navalny's medical treatment will be "taken care of".

Helen McCrory was 'meteor in our life' says husband Damian Lewis

BBC News - 18 April 2021 - 11:03am
The Peaky Blinders star's husband Damian Lewis says she armed her family with "courage to go on".

Charles Geschke: Adobe co-founder who helped develop the PDF dies

BBC News - 18 April 2021 - 11:02am
Charles Geschke set up Adobe in 1982, giving the world the ubiquitous PDF technology.

Miami to hold first F1 Grand Prix in 2022

BBC News - 18 April 2021 - 11:00am
Miami will hold its first Grand Prix in 2022 after Formula 1 secured a 10-year deal for a race in the Florida city.

Indianapolis gunman bought rifles despite earlier gun confiscation

BBC News - 18 April 2021 - 10:39am
Brandon Hole legally bought two rifles despite having had a gun confiscated by police months before.

Reopening: Prime minister 'must stick' to indoor dining dates

BBC News - 18 April 2021 - 10:27am
Leaders of the UK's biggest hospitality firms sign an open letter to Prime Minister Boris Johnson.

YouTube star wins with knockout inside two minutes

BBC News - 18 April 2021 - 8:38am
YouTube star-turned-boxer Jake Paul wins his fight with ex-UFC fighter Ben Askren with a first-round knockout inside two minutes.

Midsomer Murders: The county that hopes a police show will lure back visitors

BBC News - 18 April 2021 - 8:05am
"I thought it would be nice to find the places it was filmed - I used to go out most weekends."

Oxford Street 'pop-up' shop to host online retailers

BBC News - 18 April 2021 - 7:50am
A former sushi outlet on London's busiest shopping street is to host a series of "pop-up" stores.

Why celebrities are being spotted in Somerset

BBC News - 18 April 2021 - 7:26am
As lockdown eases people are re-emerging into society but why is Somerset such a celebrity hotspot?

O'Sullivan 'harassed' by fan before first-round win

BBC News - 18 April 2021 - 6:28am
Reigning world champion Ronnie O'Sullivan says he was "harassed" by a "boozed-up" fan while he was relaxing prior to his first-round win.

China and US pledge climate change commitment

BBC News - 18 April 2021 - 4:44am
The US and China announced actions to tackle climate change following meetings in Shanghai last week.

PM 'risks losing red wall' over lobbying 'shame'

BBC News - 18 April 2021 - 2:02am
Senior Tory Sir Bernard Jenkin warns Boris Johnson about the crisis escalating in Whitehall.

Russia Ukraine conflict: Fact-checking Russian TV's Ukraine claims

BBC News - 18 April 2021 - 1:09am
Misleading videos were aired on Russian TV claiming to show the arrival of US tanks and planes in Ukraine.

Nil-by-mouth foodie: The chef who will never eat again

BBC News - 18 April 2021 - 12:56am
Loretta Harmes hasn't eaten or tasted food for six years, but she hasn't lost her passion for cooking.

Would universities call parents in a mental health crisis?

BBC News - 18 April 2021 - 12:50am
Bereaved parents call for universities to contact students' families to reduce risk of suicides.

Covid: Gig with no social distancing to be part of government pilot

BBC News - 18 April 2021 - 12:34am
Ticket-holders for the outdoor concert in Liverpool will have to provide proof a negative test.


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