International News

Canada police probe multiple deaths

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-30 13:02
Police in Edmonton, Alberta, find several bodies at multiple locations but have not yet said if the deaths are linked.

F1 driver Bianchi has rehabilitation

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-30 12:46
Formula 1 driver Jules Bianchi is receiving a "very painstaking programme of rehabilitation therapy", his parents confirm.

Police revisit Belfast murder scene

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-30 12:40
Detectives investigating the murder of a man in east Belfast revisit the scene of the attack exactly a week after the victim was last seen alive.

VIDEO: AirAsia pilot 'humble and professional'

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-30 12:26
Tributes have been paid to the pilot of AirAsia flight QZ8501, which went missing en route from Surabaya in Indonesia to Singapore.

Inmates 'drunk on hooch' in disorder

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-30 12:14
Prisoners believed to have been drunk on home-made alcohol were at the centre of disorder at a prison in Lancashire, an internal prison report finds.

US woman killed by two-year-old boy

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-30 11:57
A woman in the US state of Idaho is killed after a two-year-old boy accidentally shot her with a gun he took from her handbag in a Wal-Mart store.

New York City arrests drop by 66%

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-30 11:43
Arrests in New York City are down 66% since two officers were killed on duty, but police unions deny ordering a work slowdown as a protest.

Swans' Shelvey charged for Can clash

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-30 09:53
Swansea's Jonjo Shelvey charged with violent conduct after appearing to catch Liverpool's Emre Can with his arm in Monday's defeat.

VIDEO: Rail chief: 'I will not take bonus'

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-30 09:51
Network Rail chief executive Mark Carne says he will not take his bonus, following recent major rail disruption.

VIDEO: Van Gaal on 'culture of England'

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-30 09:40
Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal expresses mixed feelings on life in England, on and off the pitch, ahead of his side's trip to Stoke on New Year's Day.

Child porn tops Tor hidden site visits

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-30 09:24
The majority of visits to sites hidden on the Tor network go to those dealing in images of child sexual abuse, suggests a study.

George Bush Sr home from hospital

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-30 08:53
Former US President George Bush Sr is released from hospital in Texas more than a week after being admitted suffering from a shortness of breath.

Bale will never leave Real - Perez

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-30 08:53
Real Madrid president Florentino Perez says world record signing Gareth Bale will "never leave" the La Liga club.

First same-sex weddings to be held

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-30 08:50
Scotland's first same-sex weddings will take place in the early hours of Hogmanay after the new law on same-sex marriages came into effect.

New York Congressman Grimm resigns

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-30 08:33
Representative Michael Grimm has said he will resign from Congress effective next week, shortly after pleading guilty to a tax fraud charge.

Kazakh dissident charged in Austria

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-30 08:28
A former son-in-law of Kazakhstan's president who became a critic is charged with murdering two people in his home country by Austrian prosecutors.

US strike 'killed al-Shabab chief'

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-30 08:27
Somali officials say an intelligence chief from the al-Shabab Islamist group was among those killed by a US air strike on Monday.

Baggies quash Berahino move rumours

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-30 08:25
West Bromwich Albion describe reports linking striker Saido Berahino with a £23m move to Liverpool as "fabrication".

Haiti parliament's mandate extended

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-30 08:18
Haiti's President Michel Martelly reaches a deal with lawmakers to extend the mandate of legislators and avoid a political vacuum.

Plasma treatment for UK Ebola patient

BBC - Tue, 2014-12-30 08:11
Healthcare worker Pauline Cafferkey, who is battling Ebola at a London hospital, is to be treated with plasma from patients who have fought off the disease.