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February 21, 2020
Liverpool fan becomes 97th victim of the Hillsborough disaster 32 years after the tragedy

Liverpool fan becomes 97th victim of the Hillsborough disaster 32 years after the tragedy

A Liverpool fan who suffered life-changing injuries in the Hillsborough disaster has been confirmed as the 97th victim of the tragedy following his death this week.

Man arrested on suspicion of 1999 murder of teenager Victoria Hall

Man arrested on suspicion of 1999 murder of teenager Victoria Hall

A man has been arrested on suspicion of the murder of a 17-year-old girl who went missing in 1999.

UK summer temperatures may hit 40C even if global warming is limited to 1.5C, scientist have warned

UK summer temperatures may hit 40C even if global warming is limited to 1.5C, scientist have warned

2020 was the first year since records began to rank in the top 10 for heat, rainfall and sunshine, according to the Met Office.

Helen Glover 'proud' despite finishing fourth but excited to return home to her kids

Helen Glover 'proud' despite finishing fourth but excited to return home to her kids

Despite missing out on a medal, Helen Glover says she is "incredibly proud" to finish fourth in her Olympic final but is itching to get home to her kids.

Violence against Jewish people quadrupled in London after Israel-Gaza conflict in May

Violence against Jewish people quadrupled in London after Israel-Gaza conflict in May

Violence against Jewish people in London reached a "worrying" level in May following escalating tension in the Middle East, new figures show.

'I made a mistake': Wayne Rooney apologises to family and club over online images

'I made a mistake': Wayne Rooney apologises to family and club over online images

Wayne Rooney has apologised to his family and Derby County over images that surfaced online of him at a private party.

The incredible journey of Team GB athlete who turned down Oxford and sought NFL stardom before Tokyo Games

The incredible journey of Team GB athlete who turned down Oxford and sought NFL stardom before Tokyo Games

Lawrence Okoye could have been one of Britain's biggest stars of the London 2012 Olympics.

'No current plans' for another series of The X Factor, ITV confirms

'No current plans' for another series of The X Factor, ITV confirms

ITV and Simon Cowell have "no plans" for another series of The X Factor.

MPs call for 'five a day'-style campaign to get kids exercising after lockdowns

MPs call for 'five a day'-style campaign to get kids exercising after lockdowns

A new campaign similar to the "five a day" healthy eating message should encourage kids to do at least an hour's exercise a day amid fears about the impact of COVID lockdowns on children's activity levels, MPs have said.

UK's first ever bison rangers chosen from over 1,000 applicants

UK's first ever bison rangers chosen from over 1,000 applicants

The UK's first ever bison rangers have been picked out of more than 1,000 applicants from across the world.