National / International News

Four injured as ferry hits wall

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-09 07:45
Four people are taken to hospital with minor injuries after a cross-channel ferry leaving Dover hits a harbour wall.

Police probe Easdale brothers incident

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-09 07:34
A man is alleged to have committed a breach of the peace involving key Ibrox investors before a Rangers match.

Take That announce first tour as trio

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-09 07:16
Gary Barlow, Mark Owen and Howard Donald will perform 22 concerts at seven arenas between next April and June.

Kinnock: Miliband is not in danger

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-09 07:13
Ed Miliband's leadership of the Labour Party is "not in danger", says one of his predecessors, Lord Kinnock, amid more reports of unrest among MPs.

HK protesters stage democracy march

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-09 07:11
Hundreds of pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong stage a "yellow ribbon" march to the office of China's top representative in the city.

Maine Nurse To Move Out Of State Following Ebola Quarantine Row

NPR News - Sun, 2014-11-09 07:09

Kaci Hickox, who was quarantined after arriving home from caring for Ebola patients in West Africa, plans to leave this week with her boyfriend but hasn't said where they will go.

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Your pictures: Remembrance Sunday

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-09 07:04
Your pictures on Remembrance Sunday

Murray beaten by Nishikori in London

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-09 06:51
Britain's Andy Murray is beaten 6-4 6-4 by Japan's Kei Nishikori in the opening match of the ATP World Tour Finals in London.

Call to annul Russian 'LGBT wedding'

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-09 06:50
A lawmaker in the Russian city of St Petersburg seeks to annul a marriage between two women, one of whom was born male.

Despite Truce, Heavy Shelling Resumes In Donetsk

NPR News - Sun, 2014-11-09 05:55

In the fiercest fighting in weeks, pro-Russian separatists appear to have renewed a push to seize the city's airport.

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China's economic risks 'not scary'

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-09 05:52
President Xi Jinping plays down the risks facing China's economy, at a meeting of business leaders ahead of the Apec summit.

Murder charge after park body find

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-09 05:44
A 50-year-old woman is charged with murder after a man's body is found in a park in Newcastle.

Binding Or Not, Catalans Express Themselves In Referendum Vote

NPR News - Sun, 2014-11-09 05:27

People in the wealthy northeastern region of Spain, many of whom harbor ambitions of independence, cast ballots in a symbolic statement.

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VIDEO: The challenges facing Ed Miliband

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-09 04:58
The MP charged with running Labour's general election campaign on the challenges facing the party.

Patient tested in NI for Ebola virus

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-09 04:49
A patient at the Royal Victoria Hospital in Belfast is being tested for Ebola.

Germany's Merkel: Fall Of Berlin Wall Shows Dreams Come True

NPR News - Sun, 2014-11-09 04:42

The chancellor, marking the 25th anniversary of the event, said the destruction of the Wall showed that "nothing has to stay as it is."

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Madonna items top celebrity auction

BBC - Sun, 2014-11-09 04:24
A collection of dresses and outfits worn by Madonna during her career in music and TV helps a celebrity auction raise $3.2m.

Defiant Catalans Push Forward With Independence Vote

NPR News - Sun, 2014-11-09 03:45

Separatists in Catalonia are going ahead with an unofficial referendum on independence from Spain. They go to the polls today despite a high court order forbidding the vote.

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Richardson: Release Shows N. Korea Is Ready For Dialogue

NPR News - Sun, 2014-11-09 03:45

Two Americans jailed in North Korea have arrived home. NPR's Rachel Martin speaks with former U.S. Ambassador Bill Richardson, who has previously negotiated hostage releases with Pyongyang.

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Consultant On Homelessness: Cities Enable The Poor

NPR News - Sun, 2014-11-09 03:45

In many cities it is now illegal to feed the homeless. NPR's Rachel Martin talks to Robert Marbut, the man behind the push to make handing out food a crime, who favors getting people into programs.

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