BBC news for Hampshire

Winter Olympics: Lizzy Yarnold defends skeleton gold as Laura Deas takes bronze

Britain's Lizzy Yarnold defends her Winter Olympic skeleton title, as team-mate Laura Deas takes bronze and Izzy Atkin claims GB's first ever medal in a skiing event.

Earthquake felt across much of England and Wales

Tremors are felt in Wales and England in the UK's biggest earthquake for a decade.

New Hampshire care home system 'causing mayhem'

Hampshire County Council says its "brokerage service" was designed to free up social workers for other tasks.

Bursledon pony and trap fatal crash: Driver jailed

Oliver Wareham admitted causing the death of 33-year-old William Gaskin.

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Russia-Trump inquiry: Russian foreign minister dismisses FBI charges

The Russian foreign minister reacts a day after the US indicted 13 Russians over election meddling.

Mexico earthquake: Helicopter crashes in emergency killing 14

The aircraft was carrying Mexico's interior minister and the Oaxaca state governor but both survived.

Rare cello returned after knifepoint theft in Paris

The instrument, made in 1737, is worth more than €1m but was returned undamaged.

New scanning technique reveals secrets behind great paintings

An innovative scanning system is making it easier to find the hidden stories behind artworks.