International News

Mark Webber: F1's nearly man

BBC - Thu, 2014-01-09 01:10
Mark Webber's inability to land any drivers' title could be seen as failure, but just getting to F1 was his real achievement

Evans knocked out of Australian Open

BBC - Thu, 2014-01-09 01:05
Britain's Dan Evans is knocked out of the Australian Open in qualifying but Johanna Konta and Heather Watson both win.

Royal helicopter drama revealed

BBC - Thu, 2014-01-09 01:01
A helicopter carrying the Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall was forced to make an emergency landing in Buckinghamshire, air accident investigators reveal.

AUDIO: Hitzlsperger: 'Right time to come out'

BBC - Thu, 2014-01-09 00:51
Former Premier League player Thomas Hitzlsperger discusses his decision to reveal his homosexuality.

Sleeping 12-year-old hit by brick

BBC - Thu, 2014-01-09 00:41
A 12-year-old boy is hit in the face by a brick thrown through his bedroom window as he slept on his bed in Cullybackey, County Antrim.

Johnson rested for first one-day game

BBC - Thu, 2014-01-09 00:33
Australian fast bowler Mitchell Johnson will be rested for the first one-day international against England on Sunday.

Tesco, Morrisons and M&S: Ouch

BBC - Thu, 2014-01-09 00:27
Recovery's patchy nature shown up by falls in store sales

Phones become tricorder and stun gun

BBC - Thu, 2014-01-09 00:23
Add-on hardware that turns smartphones into electric "stun guns" and a Star Trek-style health scanning tricorders are part of a new trend.

VIDEO: Case turns phone into shock stun gun

BBC - Thu, 2014-01-09 00:19
A US firm has unveiled a smartphone case that turns the handset into an electric shock stun gun with a 650,000 volt sting

BBC Sound of 2014: Ella Eyre

BBC - Thu, 2014-01-09 00:07
Pop singer Ella Eyre is this year's runner-up

Duggan shooting prompts camera move

BBC - Thu, 2014-01-09 00:06
The Met Police Commissioner says firearms officers will wear video cameras following the death of Mark Duggan, as he prepares to meet community leaders in north London.

Out gay top-flight player 'a way off'

BBC - Wed, 2014-01-08 23:51
Thomas Hitzlsperger says there is "a long way to go" before a top footballer comes out as gay while still playing.

Moffett to stand for WRU election

BBC - Wed, 2014-01-08 23:41
Ex-WRU boss David Moffett intends to stand for election to the governing body in a bid to end the row with the regions.

Outkast to headline Coachella 2014

BBC - Wed, 2014-01-08 23:35
The American music festival will take place over two weekends, April 11-13 and April 18-20, in California.

VIDEO: Travelling the frozen road to Hell

BBC - Wed, 2014-01-08 23:24
Weather records have tumbled across North America, after snow storms swept across much of the US and Canada.

VIDEO: Europe's highest suspension bridge

BBC - Wed, 2014-01-08 23:06
Imogen Foulkes takes in the view from Europe's highest suspension bridge.

Rodman sorry over N Korea detainee

BBC - Wed, 2014-01-08 22:58
Dennis Rodman apologises for angry comments he made about a US detainee in North Korea, saying he was stressed and had been drinking.

North America deep freeze to ease

BBC - Wed, 2014-01-08 22:55
The deep freeze that has left people in North America shivering for days, shattering century-old temperature records, is set to loosen its icy grip.

Hammers fans turn against boss Allardyce

BBC - Wed, 2014-01-08 22:46
Manager Sam Allardyce's job is in danger after West Ham's pathetic League Cup loss to Manchester City, says Phil McNulty

VIDEO: Teen prodigy creates Yahoo news app

BBC - Wed, 2014-01-08 22:20
The British computer coder who sold his app to Yahoo for a reported £20m explains how he has used the idea to create a new news app.

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