International News

Director Andrew McLaglen dies at 94

BBC - Wed, 2014-09-03 08:29
Director Andrew V McLaglen, who was best known for Westerns and action films including The Wild Geese and McLintock!, dies at the age of 94.

VIDEO: Sony brings PS4 games to phones

BBC - Wed, 2014-09-03 08:19
Sony thinks it has solved the problem of when the family wants to watch TV - but the gamer wants to carry on playing.

VIDEO: Ukraine: How we got here - in 2 mins

BBC - Wed, 2014-09-03 08:00
Tim Willcox presents a timeline summary of the events that bought the country to it's present situation.

VIDEO: Ebola patient on his lowest point

BBC - Wed, 2014-09-03 07:21
William Pooley, the first British person to contract Ebola during the outbreak in West Africa, has been discharged from hospital after making a full recovery.

US porch killer jailed for 17 years

BBC - Wed, 2014-09-03 07:02
A man who killed an unarmed woman who banged on the door of his home in suburban Detroit is sentenced to 17 years in prison.

Mary Berry opens Wisley Flower Show

BBC - Wed, 2014-09-03 07:02
Bake Off host Mary Berry opens the RHS Wisley show

VIDEO: CCTV shows China prisoners walk out

BBC - Wed, 2014-09-03 06:15
Three inmates have a escaped from a detention centre in north eastern China and a huge manhunt is now under way.

VIDEO: Rotherham council faces angry protest

BBC - Wed, 2014-09-03 03:59
The deputy leader of Rotherham Council has said he is "appalled" by the contents of a report which revealed at least 1,400 children were sexually exploited in the town over a sixteen-year period.

Trierweiler 'took pills' over split

BBC - Wed, 2014-09-03 03:44
France's former first lady, Valerie Trierweiler, reveals she swallowed sleeping pills, in her account of her break-up with President Hollande.

VIDEO: House of Commons

BBC - Wed, 2014-09-03 03:40
David Cameron stresses the UK's resolve to defeating extremist group the Islamic State.

Day in pictures: 3 September 2014

BBC - Wed, 2014-09-03 03:29
News images from around the world: 3 September

British Ebola patient discharged

BBC - Wed, 2014-09-03 03:07
The first British person to contract Ebola during the outbreak in West Africa has made a full recovery, after being treated in a specialist NHS unit.

So how sick was the UK?

BBC - Wed, 2014-09-03 02:37
Was UK economy as sick as we thought?

VIDEO: Sir Bruce's blessing to 'Dolly Sisters'

BBC - Wed, 2014-09-03 02:19
Sir Bruce Forsyth talks to BBC News about handing over the Strictly Come Dancing presenting glitterball to Tess Daly and Claudia Winkleman

Libyan jet crashes near parliament

BBC - Wed, 2014-09-03 01:47
A Libyan jet crashes in Tobruk, near the seat of parliament, causing a huge inferno and killing a child and at least two other people, officials say.

VIDEO: 'All I could do was cry and pray'

BBC - Wed, 2014-09-03 01:25
The parents of Ashya King, Brett and Naghemeh King, have spoken exclusively to the BBC's Jon Kay about their longing to see and care for their son in hospital, following their release from a Spanish prison.

Australia asylum seeker 'brain-dead'

BBC - Wed, 2014-09-03 00:01
An Iranian man seeking asylum in Australia has been declared brain dead after an infected cut led to septicaemia, a refugee activist says.

Obama set to fly in for Nato summit

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-02 21:53
Barack Obama will become the first serving US president to visit Wales when he arrives in Newport for the Nato summit later.

PM to discuss hostage death threat

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-02 21:14
David Cameron will chair a Cobra meeting to discuss Britain's response to a threat by Islamic militants to kill a UK man.

Islamic State 'beheads US hostage'

BBC - Tue, 2014-09-02 21:13
An Islamic State video purporting to show the beheading of Steven Sotloff, a US journalist abducted by the group, is released.