International News

VIDEO: Body found is Alice Gross, say police

BBC - Wed, 2014-10-01 13:42
Police investigating the disappearance of missing 14-year-old schoolgirl Alice Gross are now treating it as a murder inquiry after a body was found in a west London river

Florida music row killer guilty

BBC - Wed, 2014-10-01 13:41
Michael Dunn is found guilty in the fatal shooting of Jordan Davis, a teenager shot during a row over loud music at a petrol station in Florida.

Universities hold world rankings

BBC - Wed, 2014-10-01 13:35
Four Scottish universities rise up the Times Higher Education world rankings despite the UK coming under pressure from overseas competition.

VIDEO: Texas children 'monitored for Ebola'

BBC - Wed, 2014-10-01 13:31
More information has come to light about the first Ebola patient diagnosed in the United States.

Basel 1-0 Liverpool

BBC - Wed, 2014-10-01 13:20
Liverpool stutter to defeat in the Champions League as Basel's Marco Streller scores the only goal of their Group B clash.

Arsenal 4-1 Galatasaray

BBC - Wed, 2014-10-01 13:08
Danny Welbeck scores his first senior hat-trick as 10-man Arsenal beat Galatasaray 4-1 in the Champions League.

First Glastonbury tickets go in 14 minutes

BBC - Wed, 2014-10-01 13:07
Today 15,000 coach and ticket packages have been snapped up twice as fast as last year, but don't worry the rest go on sale this Sunday.

BNP expels ex-leader Nick Griffin

BBC - Wed, 2014-10-01 12:41
The British National Party says it has expelled its former leader Nick Griffin, accusing him of trying to "destabilise" the party.

VIDEO: Girl gets 3D-printed prosthetic hand

BBC - Wed, 2014-10-01 12:41
A five year-old girl from Inverness who was born without any fingers on one hand has become the first in the UK to be fitted with a bionic limb made using a 3D printer

Caterham to race on despite bailiffs

BBC - Wed, 2014-10-01 12:33
Formula 1 team Caterham pledge to compete in this weekend's Japanese Grand Prix despite bailiffs visiting their base.

VIDEO: Explosions as coalition strikes IS

BBC - Wed, 2014-10-01 12:20
The Syrian town of Kobane is still under siege, two weeks after Islamic State fighters began their assault.

Japan volcano eruption deaths rise

BBC - Wed, 2014-10-01 11:59
Rescue workers in Japan recover more bodies from Mount Ontake, bringing to 47 the number of those killed by Saturday's surprise volcanic eruption.

White House 'intruder' denies charges

BBC - Wed, 2014-10-01 11:47
Omar Gonzalez, the man accused of scaling the White House fence and running into the building while carrying a knife, pleads not guilty to charges.

VIDEO: Missing schoolgirl family 'heartbroken'

BBC - Wed, 2014-10-01 11:29
The family of a missing schoolgirl who is thought to have gone to Syria, possibly to join Islamist fighters, say they are heartbroken and just want her home.

River body confirmed as missing Alice

BBC - Wed, 2014-10-01 11:18
A body found in a west London river is that of missing Alice Gross, the Metropolitan Police confirm.

Drunken minority of fans criticised

BBC - Wed, 2014-10-01 11:10
A senior officer policing Hillsborough at the time of the 1989 disaster says "a substantial minority" of fans had "too much to drink" before entering the ground.

Grace Mugabe 'should hand back PhD'

BBC - Wed, 2014-10-01 10:52
Award-winning Zimbabwean writer Chenjerai Hove calls on Zimbabwe's first lady Grace Mugabe to hand back her PhD as students demand an investigation.

Moon's hidden valley system revealed

BBC - Wed, 2014-10-01 10:44
Scientists identify a huge rectangular feature on the Moon that is probably the buried remains of an ancient rift valley system.

VIDEO: Zookeeper rears leopard in bathroom

BBC - Wed, 2014-10-01 10:20
A rare clouded leopard has been hand-reared in the bathroom of a zookeeper after she was rejected by her mother.

Iraq PM opposes Arab strikes in Iraq

BBC - Wed, 2014-10-01 10:02
Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi tells the BBC he "totally" opposes Arab nations joining air strikes against Islamic State in his country.

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