International News

Child abuse viewers 'need treatment'

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-06 04:01
People who view child sex abuse online should get medical help - not prison sentences - a senior police officer says.

Jogger hit by 999-call police car

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-06 03:44
A jogger is hit by a police car responding to an emergency incident in Essex, leaving him with "serious life-changing injuries".

UKIP's 'massive assault' on assembly

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-06 03:27
UKIP leader Nigel Farage targets seven or eight Welsh seats at the general election and plans a "massive assault" on the assembly elections.

Gas gang blow up bank cash machine

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-06 03:24
Thieves attempt to steal a cash machine from a bank in Bolton by using a gas canister to blow it up.

Apprentice Boys on Lundy's Day march

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-06 03:15
More than 1,000 people are taking part in the annual Lundy's Day parade in Londonderry.

Met Office warning of snow and ice

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-06 03:10
Snow, ice and strong winds forecast for parts of Scotland could cause some disruption to travel, the Met Office has warned.

VIDEO: Fear and flight: Tacloban prepares for typhoon

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-06 02:40
About half a million people flee coastal villages in the Philippines as powerful Typhoon Hagupit heads towards areas devastated by a storm last year.

Hartlepool sack manager Murray

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-06 02:36
Hartlepool United sack manager Paul Murray after Friday's FA Cup defeat to non-league Blyth Spartans.

VIDEO: Scotland's Royal Blind School re-opens

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-06 02:32
Scotland's Royal Blind School re-opens after a major redevelopment.

Family 'relief' at Thai murder charges

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-06 02:29
The families of two Britons murdered in Thailand say they are feel "relief" that the case is coming to court and are "confident" about the investigation.

Hunt for man after derelict pub rape

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-06 02:26
A man who dragged a woman to an area next to derelict pub and raped her after she got off a night bus in east London is wanted by the police.

Peta dairy ad dubbed 'misogynistic'

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-06 02:21
An animal rights group is branded "misogynistic" for using a sexually suggestive image of a woman in an anti-dairy products advert.

'I will have to come back stronger'

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-06 02:16
Lewis Hamilton says he will have to come back stronger in 2015 if he is to stay ahead of team-mate Nico Rosberg.

US hostage dies after rescue bid

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-06 01:18
UK-born US hostage Luke Somers dies after a rescue operation by US and Yemeni forces against his al-Qaeda captors, US and Yemeni officials say.

Rail fares to rise by at least 10p

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-06 01:08
Fares on Arriva Trains Wales services are to go up by at least 10p from 2 January 2015.

Pedestrian dies in motorway crash

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-06 00:52
A man dies in a collision on the M8 motorway on the outskirts of Edinburgh between the Gogar and Hermiston junctions.

Al-Qaeda chief 'killed in Pakistan'

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-06 00:16
A senior al-Qaeda militant, accused of planning to bomb trains in New York and London, has been killed in Pakistan, the country's military says.

VIDEO: Teen thanks medic who saved his life

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-06 00:16
A teenager thanks the air ambulance crew who helped save his life, two years after a devastating accident.

VIDEO: 'Largest ever' white truffle to be auctioned

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-06 00:04
An Italian white truffle, reportedly the largest in the world, will be sold at an in-house and online auction in New York on Saturday.

'Bid to rescue' US hostage in Yemen

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-06 00:02
US and Yemeni forces launch an operation to rescue British-born US hostage Luke Somers who has been held by al-Qaeda militants, reports say.