International News

Colorado's marijuana 'Green Rush'

BBC - Fri, 2014-08-01 16:08
On a limo-driven VIP pot tour in Colorado

VIDEO: Essure birth control unsafe - Brockovich

BBC - Fri, 2014-08-01 15:49
Erin Brockovich is among the leading voices claiming pharmaceutical giant Bayer's Essure sterilisation procedure has injured thousands of women.

BMJ 'right' in statins claims row

BBC - Fri, 2014-08-01 15:25
An investigation backs the British Medical Journal's handling of two controversial and inaccurate articles it ran on the harms of cholesterol-reducing statins.

The boy on a beach with an RPG

BBC - Fri, 2014-08-01 15:12
Shock at a video of a boy on a beach firing an RPG

Seven singular sports from the Victorian era

BBC - Fri, 2014-08-01 15:07
Author Jeremy Clay on seven singular sports from the Victorian era

Bolt helps Jamaica reach 4x100m final

BBC - Fri, 2014-08-01 15:04
Usain Bolt, the world's fastest man, starts his Glasgow 2014 campaign by helping Jamaica reach the men's 4x100m relay final.

The next silicon revolution?

BBC - Fri, 2014-08-01 15:01
The element that gives us glass, chips and cheap solar power

Uber taxi app 'competing unfairly'

BBC - Fri, 2014-08-01 14:44
The Uber taxi app is "competing unfairly" with London's black cabs, senior Labour MP Margaret Hodge says.

VIDEO: GM fund chief: 'Heart-wrenching' process

BBC - Fri, 2014-08-01 14:42
The chief of the GM compensation fund says the process of meeting families of victims is "heart-wrenching"

VIDEO: Cyber extortion a growing threat

BBC - Fri, 2014-08-01 14:04
Newsnight's David Grossman reports on the growing threat to technology companies posed by cyber extortionists.

Ebola spreading too fast - WHO

BBC - Fri, 2014-08-01 14:03
The Ebola outbreak is spreading faster than efforts to control it, the head of the World Health Organization tells West African leaders.

Usain Bolt slur denial at Games debut

BBC - Fri, 2014-08-01 13:44
Usain Bolt again denies making disparaging remarks about Glasgow 2014 as he makes first track appearance.

VIDEO: Inside the gutted homes of Gaza

BBC - Fri, 2014-08-01 13:42
Ian Pannell reports from Gaza city where people returned to their devastated homes to salvage their belongings during a brief ceasefire.

Hundreds attend fracking meeting

BBC - Fri, 2014-08-01 13:42
Hundreds of people attend a public meeting to discuss fracking in County Fermanagh.

MH17 crash team finds human remains

BBC - Fri, 2014-08-01 13:38
A team of 70 Dutch and Australian forensic experts finds human remains at the site of the flight MH17 crash in east Ukraine as fighting continues.

VIDEO: Usain Bolt's message for Gabby Logan

BBC - Fri, 2014-08-01 13:34
Jamaican sprint star Usain Bolt delivers a message to BBC Sport presenter Gabby Logan shortly after steering his country to victory in their 4x100m heat.

Gaza truce fails as Israeli 'seized'

BBC - Fri, 2014-08-01 13:33
Israeli forces search for a soldier believed captured and 53 Gazans are killed in fighting that ended a short-lived humanitarian truce in Gaza.

Tech firms hit by cyber extortion

BBC - Fri, 2014-08-01 13:30
Tech firms hit by threats to take them offline

Judge urges Argentina default talks

BBC - Fri, 2014-08-01 13:29
In the first hearing since Argentina defaulted on its debts, US judge Thomas Griesa calls for negotiations to be resumed urgently.

Does your house make more than you?

BBC - Fri, 2014-08-01 13:18
Find out if your house makes more money than you do
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