International News

Manchester United 1-1 Arsenal

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-17 09:23
Tyler Blackett's own goal prevents Manchester United moving above Arsenal into third place in the Premier League.

Escaped cow shot by police marksmen

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-17 09:06
One of three cows that escaped close to a main road out of Newcastle is shot dead by police marksmen.

'Groundbreaking' cystic fibrosis drug

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-17 09:00
A "groundbreaking" cystic fibrosis therapy could profoundly improve quality of life, say doctors.

South Africa deports Mozambicans

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-17 08:58
South Africa has deported more than 400 Mozambicans, weeks after anti-foreigner violence left several people dead.

Rangers 1-1 Queen of the South

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-17 08:25
Rangers are through to the semi-final of the Scottish Premiership play-off after a nervy draw with Queen of the South.

Duchess invited to join her local WI

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-17 08:14
The Duchess of Cambridge is promised a "very good tea" after being invited to join the Anmer branch of the Womens' Institute.

VIDEO: Briton wins Red Bull Air Race

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-17 08:11
Britain's Paul Bonhomme wins the Red Bull Air Race's first ever race in Japan in front of a sold-out crowd.

Bristol Rovers 1-1 Grimsby (5-3 pens)

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-17 08:06
Bristol Rovers beat Grimsby Town on penalties to win the Conference promotion final and seal their return to the Football League.

Wakefield 30-36 Leigh

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-17 07:45
Championship leaders Leigh upset Super League side Wakefield and reach the quarter final of the Challenge Cup.

Third IndyCar driver crashes in week

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-17 06:58
Indianapolis 500 driver Ed Carpenter is unhurt but raises concerns after becoming the third driver to go airborne in a crash.

Swansea City 2-4 Manchester City

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-17 06:56
Wilfried Bony scores on his return to Swansea as Manchester City secure a place in the Champions League group stages.

Sharapova wins Italian Open title

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-17 06:30
Third seed Maria Sharapova comes from a set down to beat Spain's Carla Suarez Navarro in the Italian Open final.

IS 'withdraws' from Syria's Palmyra

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-17 06:26
Islamic State militants have been pushed back from the ancient Syrian site of Palmyra, officials and a monitoring group say.

Three escape as car catches fire

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-17 06:00
Three people escape injury as a car is engulfed in flames on the eastbound lane of the M8.

Lorenzo beats Rossi in Le Mans

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-17 05:54
Spain's Jorge Lorenzo beats his Movistar Yahama team-mate Valentino Rossi to win the French MotoGP in Le Mans.

VIDEO: BBC search for desperate boat migrants

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-17 05:53
The BBC's Jonathan Head has been searching for the desperate boat migrants who had been stranded along the border with Malaysia.

Farage 'should take two-week break'

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-17 05:22
Nigel Farage should take a two-week holiday before returning to lead UKIP, its deputy chairman Suzanne Evans says.

Migrants 'died in fight for food'

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-17 05:14
Migrants rescued from a sinking boat off Indonesia tell the BBC that about 100 died in a fight over the last remaining food.

VIDEO: Bear Grylls visit delights scouts

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-17 04:59
The international adventurer Bear Grylls has been reappointed as the UK's Chief Scout at a celebration near Northampton.

Hamilton warns about Stormont budget

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-17 04:57
Health Minister Simon Hamilton says the executive may not have a budget if agreement cannot be reached by the political parties in Northern Ireland on welfare reform.