National / International News

'Nobody more sophisticated than me'

BBC - Wed, 2015-02-11 00:35
West Ham boss Sam Allardyce says there is no more sophisticated manager in the Premier League than him.

Murder police search field for girl

BBC - Wed, 2015-02-11 00:32
Police investigating the suspected murder of a teenager who has been missing for more than seven years are searching a field in Blackpool.

TV rights deal 'hurts England team'

BBC - Wed, 2015-02-11 00:16
Former Tottenham chairman Lord Sugar says the England team will be damaged by the £5.14bn Premier League TV rights deal.

Two women die in separate crashes

BBC - Tue, 2015-02-10 23:49
Two women die in separate crashes in counties Antrim and Down.

What Causes Breast Cancer? These Families Want To Help Find Out

NPR News - Tue, 2015-02-10 23:40

Many things raise the risk for cancer, including exposure to various toxins and radiation. But our knowledge about the range of chemicals and compounds that can trigger cancer is limited.

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Safer banking tips for disabled people

BBC - Tue, 2015-02-10 23:40
The people who have to reveal their Pin numbers to others

Boy dies after being knocked down

BBC - Tue, 2015-02-10 23:32
A nine-year-old boy has died after being struck by a car on the A92 in Glenrothes early on Tuesday evening.

Cheaper oil 'will not boost growth'

BBC - Tue, 2015-02-10 23:21
Lower oil prices will fail to give a "significant boost" to global growth in the next two years, according to a report by Moody's.

Know Your Exposure: A Cancer Quiz

NPR News - Tue, 2015-02-10 23:03

Throughout life we are subjected to many things that can affect our risk for developing cancer. Take our quiz to learn more.

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Patients 'on trolleys for 12 hours'

BBC - Tue, 2015-02-10 22:35
Critical care and emergency services at Bristol's new £430m hospital are criticised by a health watchdog.

VIDEO: Australia wins Eurovision 'wildcard'

BBC - Tue, 2015-02-10 22:09
Australia is to compete in the 2015 Eurovision Song Contest, organisers confirm.

Principality unveils record profits

BBC - Tue, 2015-02-10 22:04
Wales' biggest building society, The Principality, unveils record pre-tax profits and says it has helped 2,300 people buy their first home.

NRW blamed as stream left a 'desert'

BBC - Tue, 2015-02-10 21:36
The main environment body in Wales is blamed for allowing part of a stream to be destroyed during work to prevent flooding in Conwy.

VIDEO: Costa Concordia trial nears end

BBC - Tue, 2015-02-10 21:35
The trial of the captain of the sunken liner, the Costa Concordia, draws to a close in Italy.

Cartoonist held for Anwar tweets

BBC - Tue, 2015-02-10 21:18
Malaysian police arrest a cartoonist for sedition after he tweets criticism of the imprisonment of opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim.

Two dead in 100-car S Korea pile-up

BBC - Tue, 2015-02-10 21:01
A pile-up involving 100 cars on a bridge near Incheon airport in South Korea leaves at least two people dead.

Stop trolls stealing your online identity

BBC - Tue, 2015-02-10 20:15
How to stop trolls stealing your online identity

UK embassy staff withdraw from Yemen

BBC - Tue, 2015-02-10 20:04
British diplomatic staff in Yemen have been withdrawn and the embassy closed due the security situation in the country, the Foreign Office says.

England women slide to NZ defeat

BBC - Tue, 2015-02-10 19:59
Captain Suzie Bates leads the way with a century as New Zealand beat England by 67 runs in their first one-day international.

MPs to question tax chief on HSBC

BBC - Tue, 2015-02-10 19:23
The boss of HM Revenue & Customs will appear before a panel of MPs later on Wednesday and will face questions about its role in the HSBC tax evasion row.

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