International News

Serial killer's stab victim dies

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-21 11:15
A man who was stabbed 40 times by serial killer Joanna Dennehy dies.

Lavillenie and Adams win awards

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-21 11:09
Pole vaulter Renaud Lavillenie and shot putter Valerie Adams named male and female World Athletes of the Year for 2014.

Pub bombings 40th anniversary marked

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-21 11:02
A service is held marking the 40th anniversary of bomb attacks on two Birmingham pubs which killed 21 people.

Hamilton 'like a kid at Christmas'

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-21 10:57
Lewis Hamilton says his "spectacular" Mercedes is the best F1 car he has driven as he builds up to the title-deciding Abu Dhabi GP.

Man jailed for raping boy in toilets

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-21 10:57
A man from Wigan is jailed for raping an 11-year-old boy in the toilets at Manchester Arndale shopping centre.

Sheff Utd 'angry' over Evans U-turn

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-21 10:34
Sheffield United co-chairman Jim Phipps is "angry" they have had to deny convicted rapist Ched Evans the chance to train.

VIDEO: UK joins Poland in Nato drill

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-21 10:22
UK troops take part in the largest British armoured exercise in Europe since 2008.

'Total mess' Christmas tree changed

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-21 10:10
Decorations on a town's Christmas tree, described as a "total mess" and "gaudy", are changed.

Chilean colonels jailed for torture

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-21 10:02
Two retired Chilean colonels - Ramon Caceres and Edgar Cevallos - are jailed for torturing the father of President Michelle Bachelet in 1973.

McCaw not interested in milestones

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-21 10:00
Richie McCaw says he is thinking only about beating Wales, despite the match on Saturday being his 100th as captain of the All Blacks.

France level with Swiss in Davis Cup

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-21 09:41
Gael Monfils beats Roger Federer to draw France level at 1-1 with Switzerland after day one of the Davis Cup final in Lille.

Aviva and Friends Life discuss merger

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-21 09:33
Aviva and Friends Life are in talks about a possible £5.6bn merger deal, the two insurance companies have said.

Armed gang jailed for pub robberies

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-21 09:29
A gang of robbers behind a string of armed raids on pubs and restaurants across Leeds are jailed.

Rutherford 'would back' Doha boycott

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-21 09:28
Greg Rutherford says he would support any athlete who chooses to boycott the 2019 World Championships.

VIDEO: Twitter co-founder defends application

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-21 09:18
The chairman and co-founder of Twitter is in London for the global launch of his new company 'Square'.

France's Hollande to visit Guinea

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-21 08:52
France's President Francois Hollande says he will travel to the West African country of Guinea, one of the worst affected by the Ebola epidemic.

Weekendish: The best of the week's reads

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-21 08:45
A collection of some of the best reads from the BBC News website this week.

Venice considers wheeled luggage ban

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-21 08:42
The Italian city of Venice is considering a ban on noisy wheeled suitcases amid concerns they are keeping locals awake at night.

Brown's father urges calm in Ferguson

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-21 08:39
The father of a man shot dead by police in Ferguson, Missouri, has appealed for peace ahead of a grand jury decision against the officer.

10 things we didn't know last week

BBC - Fri, 2014-11-21 08:39
Seals fancy penguins, and more nuggets.

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