International News

Advocaat 'in talks' with Sunderland

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-16 14:46
Former Netherlands coach Dick Advocaat will hold talks with Sunderland over replacing Gus Poyet, according to reports.

Deadly gunfight after Boston bombing

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-16 14:40
Three officers told a court in Boston that Dzhokar Tsarnaev lobbed explosives at police and fired shots as he and his brother tried to escape capture after bombing the city marathon.

'Kidnapped' Dutch kids brought to IS

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-16 14:36
A Chechen woman in the Netherlands takes her two young children against their father's will to join Islamic State militants in Syria, prosecutors say.

Woods comeback could help McIlroy

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-16 14:34
Paul McGinley says the return of Tiger Woods at next month's Masters would divert attention from world number one Rory McIlroy.

Smith child abuse probe 'scrapped'

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-16 14:30
An undercover police probe into Liberal MP Sir Cyril Smith and other high-profile figures was scrapped after his arrest, the BBC learns.

Reading 3-0 Bradford City

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-16 14:21
Reading end Bradford City's FA Cup run with a comfortable 3-0 replay win to earn a Wembley semi-final against Arsenal.

Swansea City 0-1 Liverpool

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-16 14:21
Jordan Henderson's freak goal moves Liverpool back within two points of a Champions League place as they win at Swansea.

VIDEO: US 'could walk way' from Iran talks

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-16 14:19
The US threatens to "walk away" from talks with Iran, after the latest round of negotiations on limiting Iran's nuclear programme fails to reach an agreement.

Woman robbed of thousands in street

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-16 14:05
A woman transferring cash is robbed of a five-figure sum after being forced to the ground and threatened outside a post office.

Failings over baby with broken arm

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-16 13:40
A baby suffered broken bones in the care of relatives after failings by agencies - including the council at the centre of the "Baby P" scandal.

Murray battles past Kohlschreiber

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-16 13:33
Britain's Andy Murray sees off Germany's Philipp Kohlschreiber in three sets to reach the last 16 at Indian Wells.

Teenagers' funeral dates announced

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-16 13:21
Funeral dates of three teenagers killed in a two-car crash in Brecon are announced.

Dancing in the dark: The search for the 'missing Universe'

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-16 13:16
When the Large Hadron Collider reopens next week, it will put reputations on the line as it goes in search of dark matter.

Kenya inquiry after Museveni 'snub'

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-16 12:28
Kenya Airways is facing an investigation after turning down a request by Uganda's president to fly him to Nairobi, a Kenyan MP tells the BBC.

VIDEO: 'Jihadi bride' denies recruiting girls

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-16 12:25
The parents of a so-called "jihadi bride" from Scotland say their daughter denies recruiting three London schoolgirls to Islamic State.

McDonald's burns prompt US enquiry

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-16 12:23
US officials have launched an investigation into McDonald's after several of the fast food chain's employees said they suffered serious burns due to lax safety standards.

Kanye West to headline Glastonbury

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-16 12:18
The star will take to the stage on Saturday and joins Foo Fighters, who headline the Friday night.

Baby dies 'after truck hits wall'

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-16 11:39
A one-year-old boy is killed when a wall reportedly hit by a recovery truck falls on top of him.

US tycoon 'didn't mean' confession

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-16 11:33
Lawyers are denying that an American millionaire facing a first-degree murder charge confessed to the killing in a private recording.

Death sentence for Egypt's Badie

BBC - Mon, 2015-03-16 11:27
Egypt sentences to death the Muslim Brotherhood leader Mohammed Badie and 13 others, state media say.