DJ Norman Cook - aka Fatboy Slim - told his son "I'm sorry I ever doubted you" as the 16-year-old celebrated getting his GCSE results.Woody Cook arrived at Brighton College with his father as well as his mother, TV and radio presenter Zoe Ball, to collect his results.He said he achieved
At least nine people are dead and many still missing after one of the strongest typhoons on record barrelled into the southern Chinese territory of Macau, with rescuers searching submerged cars for trapped people. Samantha Vadas reports.
Overall UK GCSE pass rates have fallen this year amid the biggest shake-up of exams in a generation.Among 16-year-olds in England, around 18,600 maths entries scored a 9 - the new highest grade, while almost 31,000 achieved the top mark in the two English GCSEs combined.
Two hundred people evacuate a village on the Swiss border as a four million cubic metre mudslide swamps homes and roads. Rough cut (no reporter narration).
Two teams of players staged what is regarded as one of the more eccentric cricket matches of the season - held in the middle of the sea.The annual match between two sailing clubs took place on the Bramble Bank sandbar in the Solent, Hampshire, when the low tide exposes the bank long enough to play a
The lucky owner of a Powerball ticket sold in Massacusetts wins an estimated $700 million, one of the largest prizes in the lottery's history. Ryan Brooks reports.
Liverpool are back in the Champions League after turning on the style to power past Hoffenheim in their play-off.The five-time European champions will be one of five English teams in the draw for the group stage after sweeping the Germans aside 6-3 on aggregate with a convincing 4-2 win at Anfield.
Italian police clashed with refugees in Rome on Thursday after they were evicted from a building they had occupied for five years. Rough cut (no reporter narration).
Conor McGregor accused Floyd Mayweather of having a "big-time gambling problem" as the two faced-off ahead of Saturday's fight in Las Vegas.Contrasting with the tension between them at Tuesday's grand arrivals and the foul-mouthed exchanges that dominated their earlier press tour, they
Ukraine’s president said his country will do everything possible to become a member of NATO and the European Union. Petro Poroshenko was speaking during the country’s Independence Day celebrations in Kyiv on Thursday (August 24). Porosheko said Ukraine has already achieved serious success on the path
Australia’s spy chief Nick Warner has been attacked for making a clenched fist when taking a picture this week with the controversial Philippines president. Rodrigo Duterte used the pose throughout his election campaign last year during which he promised to use deadly force to wipe out crime and drugs
The leader of the council at the heart of the Grenfell Tower disaster faced fresh calls to resign during a fraught public meeting.Elizabeth Campbell, head of Kensington and Chelsea Council, endured heckles and questions over her competence in front of residents from the west London neighbourhood.The
As the 20th anniversary of the death of Princess Diana approaches, we take a look back at her life in profile. Princess Diana and Dodi Fayed were killed in a car crash in Paris on August 31, 1997, along with their driver Henri Paul.
A new study shows up to 60 million people could be at risk in Pakistan after dangerously toxic arsenic was found in drinking water across the country. Samantha Vadas reports.
To celebrate National Burger Day in the UK, HelloFresh head chef Patrick Drake demonstrates the steps to make a pork satay burger.
Matthew Briggs, the husband of Kim Briggs, speaks outside the Old Bailey, London, following the conviction of cyclist Charlie Alliston.Alliston was found guilty of "wanton and furious driving", but cleared of manslaughter.
Three attackers who were shot dead in Cambrils on the night of the attack in Barcelona last week were caught on a petrol station's surveillance camera close to the town just hours before the attack. Mia Womersley reports.