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Candida auris: What is the deadly fungus sweeping through US hospitals?

Thu, 03/23/2023 - 14:37
A drug-resistant yeast fungus has been detected in more than 30 countries. What do we know about it?

Israel's Netanyahu to visit UK amid growing turmoil at home

Thu, 03/23/2023 - 14:07
The Israeli PM's trip comes as divisions deepen over a judicial plan and fears grow in the West Bank.

Australia has a 'pokies' gambling problem, but is change coming?

Thu, 03/23/2023 - 13:49
The country is controversially home to a fifth of the world's slot machines, known locally as "pokies".

Quiz of the week: Why was Lindsay Lohan in trouble?

Thu, 03/23/2023 - 12:24
How closely have you been paying attention to what's been going on over the past seven days?

TikTok: Why do countries think Chinese tech firms are a security risk?

Thu, 03/23/2023 - 11:46
An increasing number of countries are putting curbs on TikTok and other Chinese technology firms.

Could the US government actually block people from accessing TikTok altogether?

Thu, 03/23/2023 - 11:15
The US government is threatening to ban TikTok - how would that work?

Rare tornado tears into small town near Los Angeles

Thu, 03/23/2023 - 10:22
Unusual weather plaguing southern California continues with a tornado touching down in Montebello.

Apple AirTags: Love Island star says device used to stalk her

Thu, 03/23/2023 - 09:12
Montana Brown says she found the tracking device - which wasn't hers - in her bag at an airport.

Premier League domestic flights: BBC Sport research shows 81 flights from 100 games

Thu, 03/23/2023 - 03:05
BBC Sport research shows the scale of short domestic flights to and from games involving Premier League teams from 100 fixtures in 2023.

Chris Mason: Boris Johnson's political future hangs in balance

Wed, 03/22/2023 - 22:02
The verdict of MPs investigating Boris Johnson has the potential to finish him, writes the BBC's political editor.

Inside Somalia's hidden world of sex work

Wed, 03/22/2023 - 21:51
Two Somali sex workers describe how they were drawn into the dangerous illegal underground scene.