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‘Ice Maiden’ team celebrates ski record

Image copyright British Army Image caption The Ice Maidens crossed Antarctica after 62 days on the ice Six women from the British Army have become the largest all-female group to ski coast-to-coast across Antarctica. The Ice Maiden team began the 1,000-mile expedition on 20 November - each pulling an 80kg sledge behind them.After 62 days...

Profoundly deaf Maisie Sly is the star of a short film which may be nominated for an Oscar

Profoundly deaf Maisie Sly reckons she will be heading to the Oscars in March.The six-year-old stars in short film The Silent Child, which has been written by former Hollyoaks actress Rachel Shenton.They will find out whether the film has made it to the final five in the best short film category at this year's academy awards, when the nominations...

Syria: Turkey war planes launch strikes on Afrin

Image copyright AFP Image caption Turkish war planes hit Kurdish positions on the Syrian side of the border on Saturday Turkish war planes have launched air strikes on Kurdish positions in northern Syria, in a move likely to cause tensions with the US.Turkey is seeking to oust Kurdish fighters from Afrin, held by them since...

Mary Lou McDonald to lead Sinn Féin

Image caption Mary Lou McDonald was confirmed as the nominee for Sinn Féin president on Saturday Mary Lou McDonald has been confirmed as the only candidate nominated to replace Gerry Adams as Sinn Féin president.Mr Adams has led the party since 1983. He announced his intention to stand down in November 2017.Sinn Féin's ard comhairle...

US shutdown: Trump and Democrats blame each other

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionMajority Republican Leader Senator Mitch McConnell accuses the Democrats of "irresponsible political games"Recriminations have begun over the failure of the US Senate to pass a new budget and prevent the shutdown of many federal services.A bill to fund the federal government for the coming weeks did not receive the...

Brighton 0-4 Chelsea: Antonio Conte happy with Chelsea’s team performance

Chelsea manager Antonio Conte describes his side's first league triumph of 2018 as an "important" win.MATCH REPORT: Brighton 0-4 Chelsea Watch all the highlights from Saturday's fixtures on Match of the Day, Saturday 20 January at 22:30 GMT on BBC One and the BBC Sport website & app.http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/42760779

Hazard shines as Chelsea thrash Brighton

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Brighton 0-4 Chelsea: Scoreline not a true reflection of the game – Chris Hughton

Brighton manager Chris Hughton believes his side's 4-0 defeat at the hands of Chelsea is not an accurate reflection of the game.MATCH REPORT: Brighton 0-4 Chelsea Watch all the highlights from Saturday's fixtures on Match of the Day, Saturday 20 January at 22:30 GMT on BBC One and the BBC Sport website & app.http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/42760776

Cyrille Regis: Premier League clubs pay tribute with minute’s applause

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2019 Chevrolet Silverado chief engineer talks turkey with Tim Stevens – Roadshow

Tim Herrick, chief engineer for the 2019 Silverado, stopped by the Roadshow stage during the 2018 Detroit Auto Show to go over all the changes that his team made to the new truck.https://www.cnet.com/roadshow/news/2019-chevrolet-silverado-chief-engineer-talks-turkey-with-tim-stevens/#ftag=CAD590a51e