BBC news for Hampshire

Southampton street stabbing murder suspect charged

Father-of-two Kirpal Sanghera, 39, was found fatally wounded in the street on Monday night.

A30 Blackwater crash: Teenager dies in two-car collision

Two boys, aged 15 and 16, were arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving.

Council pledges to reopen 'mothballed' Ryde ice rink

The building, which has been shut for almost a year, is up for sale at £3.5m.

Cowes Floating Bridge: No replacement ferry fare subsidy

The replacement "Jenny boat" service costs £1,000 a day to run and does not offer as many crossings.

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North Korea: Trump signs new order to widen sanctions

The US measures will target individuals and firms, including banks, that trade with North Korea.

Hurricane Maria 'leaves 15 dead in Dominica'

At least 15 people are dead and 20 are missing on Dominica after Hurricane Maria, the PM says.

L'Oreal heiress Liliane Bettencourt dies at 94

Liliane Bettencourt was suffering from dementia and died peacefully at home, her family say.

Ancient DNA sheds light on African history

DNA from ancient remains is used to reconstruct thousands of years of population history in Africa.