International News

Teen US sailors still missing at sea

BBC - 4 hours 53 min ago
As search goes on for two teenagers who went missing while fishing in Florida, their mothers think they are still alive.

Pietersen hails 'father figure' Rice

BBC - 5 hours 27 min ago
Kevin Pietersen pays tribute to his mentor Clive Rice after the ex-South Africa all-rounder dies aged 66.

New fast memory tech outraces flash

BBC - 5 hours 29 min ago
A new kind of computer memory that is up to 1,000 times faster than flash storage is to go on sale in 2016, helping scientists and games developers alike.

Myanmar police net '$100m drug haul'

BBC - 5 hours 32 min ago
Police in the city of Yangon in Myanmar seize methamphetamine tablets with an estimated value of more than $100m (£64m) in an abandoned truck.

Oscar winners head to Toronto festival

BBC - 5 hours 47 min ago
Oscar-winning actors Eddie Redmayne and Julianne Moore will launch their effort to become double Oscar winners at this year's Toronto Film Festival.

Braking error led to spaceship crash

BBC - 5 hours 49 min ago
Investigators say a fatal Virgin Galactic spaceship crash last year was caused by structural failure after the co-pilot unlocked a braking system early.

'US dentist' killed Zimbabwe lion

BBC - 5 hours 52 min ago
Conservationists in Zimbabwe say the man who paid $50,000 (£32,000) to kill the country's most famous lion was an American dentist.

First English US founders identified

BBC - 6 hours 12 min ago
Scientists identify the remains of four English men who were among the early leaders of Virginia's Jamestown settlement - the first successful British colony.

We don't listen to others - Wenger

BBC - 6 hours 25 min ago
Arsene Wenger reacts to Jose Mourinho's comments on his spending in the transfer window ahead of Sunday's Community Shield.

AUDIO: Motorola wants battery breakthrough

BBC - 6 hours 55 min ago
Motorola's chief executive says he would love a battery tech breakthrough, but believes it will be a long time before phones last a full week between charges.

Man jailed for £2m heiress blackmail

BBC - 7 hours 5 min ago
A man is jailed for trying to blackmail US heiress Haley Meijer out of £2m by posting pornographic pictures of her online.

Police left message for M9 victim

BBC - 7 hours 5 min ago
Police apologise to the family of a woman left dying in a car for several days after an officer left her a voicemail 10 days after her death.

VIDEO: 'Chaotic end to a long trial'

BBC - 7 hours 9 min ago
A court in Libya has sentenced Saif al-Islam Gaddafi, son of deposed leader Col Muammar Gaddafi, and eight others to death over war crimes linked to the 2011 revolution.

Tehran despatch: Iran rolls out red carpet after nuclear deal

BBC - 7 hours 18 min ago
The EU's foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini is Iran's latest high-profile guest after the nuclear deal. Has a new page been turned in Tehran's relations with the outside world?

Ex-Nigeria minister 'stole $6bn'

BBC - 7 hours 24 min ago
A former government minister in Nigeria stole $6bn (£3.8bn) of public money, a state governor alleges.

Bus lane error wipes out 700 fines

BBC - 7 hours 24 min ago
More than 700 fines handed to motorists using Belfast bus lanes are cancelled because of a "timing issue" with detection cameras.

I feared career was over - Rogers

BBC - 7 hours 41 min ago
Australia opener Chris Rogers feared for his career after a dizzy spell in the second Ashes Test against England.

VIDEO: Kerry defends Iran deal to House

BBC - 7 hours 47 min ago
US Secretary of State John Kerry and Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz appear before the House Foreign Affairs Committee over the Iranian nuclear agreement.

How to become a Great British Baker

BBC - 7 hours 49 min ago
How do you make it onto the Great British Bake Off?

Germany seeks Balkan migrant curbs

BBC - 7 hours 51 min ago
German officials urge action to halt an influx of asylum seekers from the Balkans, including new visa rules.