International News

VIDEO: How common are US shark attacks?

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-15 13:20
Two teenagers have been badly injured in separate shark attacks at a popular seaside resort in the United States.

Have stars lost touch with reality?

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-15 13:03
Are today’s trouble-seekers any worse than the wayward stars of yesteryear? Or are we just closer to them than ever before?

VIDEO: Matt Dillon on Rohingya refugees

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-15 12:52
Actor Matt Dillon and Refugees International president Michel Gabaudan discuss the ongoing Rohingya refugee crisis

VIDEO: CCTV captures medieval bridge smash

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-15 12:12
The moment a tractor crashed into an ancient bridge in Bidford-on-Avon has been captured on CCTV footage.

California Chrome major Ascot doubt

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-15 11:58
A foot abscess means star American horse California Chrome is "highly likely" to miss Royal Ascot.

VIDEO: Rotherham victim 'felt abandoned'

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-15 11:53
One of the victims of child sex abuse in Rotherham has spoken for the first time about how she was abandoned by the authorities.

Raonic fightback sees off GB's Ward

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-15 11:38
Milos Raonic recovers from a set down to beat Britain's James Ward in round one of the Aegon Championships.

Murray ready for Queen's opener

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-15 11:20
Andy Murray begins his grass-court campaign at Queen's Club on Tuesday, along with Rafael Nadal and Stan Wawrinka.

Man dies after two-car collision

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-15 11:19
A man in his 40s dies after a two-vehicle crash in Newry, County Down.

VIDEO: Live: Bush launches White House bid

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-15 10:47
Jeb Bush is launching his campaign to be the Republican nominee for the 2016 US presidential election in Miami.

Raccoon pictured riding alligator

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-15 10:42
A man walking in a national forest in central Florida has captured a rare image of a raccoon appearing to ride on the back of alligator.

PSNI apology over murder weapon

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-15 09:52
The families of victims of a loyalist gun attack have accepted a police apology after the weapon used in the murders was discovered in a museum.

VIDEO: Contact shows Philae 'in good shape'

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-15 09:52
The contact with the Philae probe shows that it is "in good shape", according to the director general of the European Space Agency.

US seeks to confirm Islamist's death

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-15 09:50
The US seeks to clarify whether an air strike in Libya killed the Islamist militant who ordered a deadly attack on an Algerian gas plant in 2013.

China's teenage spin doctors

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-15 09:48
Chinese university places unusual job ad

Half 'have natural flu protection'

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-15 09:34
Nearly half of people have some defences against a wide range of flu strains, researchers suggest.

UK's 'tornado alley' identified

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-15 09:26
The area between London and Reading, in Berkshire, has the highest likelihood of a tornado in the UK, according to researchers mapping their location.

Handstands banned at primary school

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-15 09:22
Handstands and cartwheels are banned during break times at a primary school after a series of injuries.

Airbus and Boeing bag orders in Paris

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-15 09:21
The two big beasts of planemaking, Airbus and Boeing, end the first day of the Paris Air Show with total orders for more than 200 civil aircraft.

Five officers cleared of misconduct

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-15 09:20
Misconduct claims brought against five officers in connection with the death of man during a drugs search are found "not proven".