National / International News

VIDEO: The model who's bringing a rare skin condition into the open

BBC - Wed, 2015-09-02 15:51
The model who's bringing a rare condition into the open

Federal Ferguson Review Finds More Than 100 Lessons For Police

NPR News - Wed, 2015-09-02 15:49

An assessment of police response to the demonstrations there calls into question strategies like the overwatch tactic, with officers using rifle sights to survey the crowd from atop tactical vehicles.

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Pressure mounts for political solution in Libya

BBC - Wed, 2015-09-02 15:43
Hopes for a new Libyan unity government have been frustrated so far - and there are few signs of a resolution, says Rana Jawad.

VIDEO: Smartphones boost slum businesses

BBC - Wed, 2015-09-02 15:40
Small businesses in Mumbai's most famous slum are using smartphones to sell directly to customers.

US state executing killers faster than any other

BBC - Wed, 2015-09-02 15:39
The US state executing more killers than any other

Should flamethrowers be sold in the US?

BBC - Wed, 2015-09-02 15:24
Anger as US firm markets "cool tool" flamethrower

Crime clan continues to intrigue Argentina

BBC - Wed, 2015-09-02 15:15
Puccio crime family still shocks Argentina

VIDEO: Londongrad: TV show on expat Russians

BBC - Wed, 2015-09-02 15:05
The first Russian television series filmed almost entirely on location in London is about to air on the Russian commercial station STS.

Hodei: The man who vanished

BBC - Wed, 2015-09-02 15:05
A man goes to work abroad - and vanishes after six months

VIDEO: Rise and fall of the Black Panthers

BBC - Wed, 2015-09-02 15:05
A new film chronicles the rise and fall of the Black Panthers, the US radical political organisation which marks its 50th anniversary in 2016.

VIDEO: The tube train that's now an office

BBC - Wed, 2015-09-02 15:02
BBC News looks at a refurbished tube train in London, which has become an unlikely office space for a group of workers.

The entrepreneurs who are never home

BBC - Wed, 2015-09-02 15:02
The business owners who spend all their time on the road

Living Wage 'to benefit 3.7m women'

BBC - Wed, 2015-09-02 15:00
Some 3.7 million women - nearly three in 10 employees - will receive a pay rise by 2020 owing to the new National Living Wage, research by a think tank suggests.

Migrant crisis dominates front pages

BBC - Wed, 2015-09-02 14:43
The migrant crisis across Europe dominates the press. The front pages contain pictures that some people may find distressing.

VIDEO: 'We need Europeans to save us'

BBC - Wed, 2015-09-02 14:40
In the Hungarian capital, Budapest, scuffles have broken out between migrants and the authorities outside Keleti station.

Cardiff jihadist, 21, killed in Syria

BBC - Wed, 2015-09-02 14:33
A Cardiff man who is one of three from the city to have joined a jihadist group in Syria has died, the BBC is told.

Serena through after tough battle

BBC - Wed, 2015-09-02 14:32
Serena Williams takes another step towards her first calendar Grand Slam with victory over Kiki Bertens at the US Open.

Emissions 'far above' 2C target

BBC - Wed, 2015-09-02 14:29
Researchers say that global efforts to cut carbon are far short of what's needed to avert dangerous climate change.

Love Bug actor Dean Jones dies

BBC - Wed, 2015-09-02 14:19
The American actor Dean Jones, best known for starring in Disney's The Love Bug, dies from Parkinson's disease at the age of 84.

VIDEO: Gas canister 'cause of house explosion'

BBC - Wed, 2015-09-02 14:14
It is thought a gas canister caused a huge explosion which ripped a house apart in Cornwall.