National / International News

Salmond's 'ransom' plan - front pages

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-22 16:56
Uncomfortable headlines for political party leaders appear on the front pages, with some papers saying the SNP could "hold Labour to ransom" after the election.

Warning of election 'power vacuum'

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-22 16:35
The CBI warns of the dangers to the UK economy of a "power vacuum" if there is no conclusive election result in May.

'Idling' motorists to face £20 fines

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-22 16:34
Motorists in Westminster who sit in a stationary car with the engine running and refuse to turn it off are to be fined £20.

The Strangeways riot 25 years on

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-22 16:33
The riot that changed the prison system, 25 years on

The Russian massage for the brave

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-22 16:05
The Russian style of massage that's not for the faint-hearted

VIDEO: Fears over illegal acne drug sales

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-22 16:04
BBC Inside Out investigates illegal sales of roaccutane, the powerful prescription-only drug used to help in the treatment of acne.

Riot law chief in jails inquiry push

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-22 16:02
Lord Woolf, who led the inquiry into the Strangeways riot 25 years ago, Britain's biggest prison disturbance, calls for a new inquiry into the state of UK jails.

'Two fires a day' in high rise flats

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-22 16:01
Fire chiefs call for landlords to act after figures show nearly two fires a day are reported in London's high rise flats.

Djokovic clinches Indian Wells title

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-22 15:45
World number one Novak Djokovic wins his 50th career title by beating Roger Federer in the BNP Paribas Open final.

VIDEO: How jets land on US anti-IS war ship

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-22 15:30
One of America's largest and most technically advanced aircraft carriers - the USS Theodore Roosevelt - has just docked in Britain.

VIDEO: London's Jews 'fear racial attacks'

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-22 15:04
London is seen as a sanctuary for Jews but there are growing fears about security for Jewish people in the wake of recent racial abuse abroad.

VIDEO: Bringing a giant puppet eagle to life

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-22 14:33
The giant eagle helping a high street celebrate

Starbucks Will Stop Putting The Words 'Race Together' On Cups

NPR News - Sun, 2015-03-22 14:33

Some see the move as a reaction to widespread criticism of the company's push to start candid conversations about race in its stores. But Starbucks says the move had nothing to do with the backlash.

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Gerrard's costly moment of madness

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-22 14:26
Has Steven Gerrard's rash sending-off in the defeat by Manchester United cost Liverpool a top-four Premier League finish?

Top Gear Live shows postponed - BBC

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-22 14:25
Top Gear Live shows due to have been held in Norway next week postponed, BBC confirms

VIDEO: Richard III coffin taken to Leicester

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-22 14:13
King Richard III's remains have arrived at Leicester Cathedral ahead of his reburial.

Barcelona 2-1 Real Madrid

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-22 14:12
Luis Suarez drills in the winner as Barcelona maintain control of the title race by beating Real Madrid in El Clasico.

In New York, Support Grows For Keeping Teens Out Of Adult Prisons

NPR News - Sun, 2015-03-22 13:53

Hundreds of 16- and 17-year-olds are serving time in New York's adult prisons, including Rikers Island. A new proposal would raise the age of criminal responsibility to 18.

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How Van Gaal got it right again - Shearer

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-22 13:44
Alan Shearer expands on his MOTD2 analysis to explain how Manchester United dictated the play in their impressive win over Liverpool at Anfield.

Yemen risks 'protracted conflict'

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-22 13:41
The UN special envoy to Yemen warns that the conflict there could become "protracted" unless a peaceful solution is found.