International News

VIDEO: From above: Boston roofs buckle in snow

BBC - Tue, 2015-02-10 13:31
As residents and emergency teams in Boston struggle to deal with 2ft (60cm) of fresh snow, the roofs of some buildings have collapsed under its weight.

Sunderland 0-2 Queens Park Rangers

BBC - Tue, 2015-02-10 13:23
QPR claim their first away win of the season thanks to first-half goals from Leroy Fer and Bobby Zamora.

Strangled wife accused 'on drugs'

BBC - Tue, 2015-02-10 12:39
A jealous husband who strangled his wife and tried to kill her as she worked on an intensive care unit was on drugs at the time, a jury hears.

Arsenal 2-1 Leicester City

BBC - Tue, 2015-02-10 12:37
Arsenal move into the Premier League top four as they beat Leicester who sit five points adrift of Premier League safety.

Hull City 2-0 Aston Villa

BBC - Tue, 2015-02-10 12:37
Dame N'Doye marks his first start for Hull with a goal and an assist as they move above Aston Villa in the table.

NY policeman charged over shooting

BBC - Tue, 2015-02-10 12:31
A police officer is charged over the fatal shooting of an unarmed man in a block of flats in New York City, according to a lawyer in the case.

Loyalist wins PSNI restraining order

BBC - Tue, 2015-02-10 12:03
A former loyalist prisoner secures a last-minute court order to stop Northern Ireland police getting hold of Troubles testimonies that he gave to an American university.

Nigeria to investigate 'camp abuses'

BBC - Tue, 2015-02-10 11:39
The Nigerian authorities announce they will investigate allegations of rape and trafficking at camps for people displaced by Boko Haram's insurgency in the northeast.

Anger at German anti-Semitism panel

BBC - Tue, 2015-02-10 11:35
Germany's leading Jewish groups are criticising the government for not appointing any Jewish experts to a commission on anti-Semitism.

Halliburton to cut up to 6,400 jobs

BBC - Tue, 2015-02-10 11:32
US oilfield services firm Halliburton says it will cut up to 8% of its global workforce of 80,000 as oil prices continue to tumble.

Microsoft patches 'China spy bug'

BBC - Tue, 2015-02-10 11:15
Microsoft has released a patch to close a bug believed to exploited by hackers who targeted US military and government networks.

Man charged with Graham murder

BBC - Tue, 2015-02-10 11:06
A man is charged with the murder of a University of Virginia student teenager whose disappearance for weeks made national headlines.

Greece to push for bailout revision

BBC - Tue, 2015-02-10 11:00
Greece's left-wing government drafts an alternative to its bailout conditions - but its EU partners remain sceptical.

VIDEO: Could you spot a fake work of art?

BBC - Tue, 2015-02-10 10:54
The BBC's Will Gompertz sets a challenge to a former art forger, so see if he can spot a replica in Dulwich Picture Gallery in London.

Accused 'said he knew Rigby killer'

BBC - Tue, 2015-02-10 10:30
A teenage Muslim convert accused of planning to behead a British soldier claimed he knew Lee Rigby's killer Michael Adebolajo, a court hears.

Spouse rules 'unfair to UK citizens'

BBC - Tue, 2015-02-10 10:02
A minister promises to close an "unfair" immigration loophole in the rules for allowing foreign-born spouses of UK citizens into the country.

Support team to tackle A&E times

BBC - Tue, 2015-02-10 09:37
The Scottish government is sending in a support team to help cut A&E waiting times at the Royal Alexandra hospital in Paisley.

Labour defends 'pink van' campaign

BBC - Tue, 2015-02-10 09:26
Labour defends the choice of a pink minibus to launch a campaign aimed at female voters after it is attacked on social media.

Tributes to victims of Bath crash

BBC - Tue, 2015-02-10 09:14
Tributes are being paid to the victims of a crash where three men from south Wales and a local child died in Bath, Somerset.

Nisman death: Mystery DNA found

BBC - Tue, 2015-02-10 08:56
Argentine forensic experts find DNA from an unidentified person in the apartment where special prosecutor Alberto Nisman was found dead last month.