National / International News

Johnson among wickets for Australia

BBC - Fri, 2015-06-26 09:58
Mitchell Johnson takes three wickets as Australia continue to dominate Kent in their pre-Ashes tour match.

A who's who guide to the Fifa crisis

BBC - Fri, 2015-06-26 09:49
BBC Sport looks at who has been arrested, who has been indicted and who is under investigation as part of the Fifa crisis.

Same-Sex Marriage Plaintiff Discusses The Historic Win At The High Court

NPR News - Fri, 2015-06-26 09:47

Ijpe DeKoe was among the plaintiffs whose case was involved in the Supreme Court decision on same-sex marriage. He speaks with David Greene about the case, and about his reaction to the legal victory.

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Arrest after two children stabbed

BBC - Fri, 2015-06-26 09:30
Two children are seriously injured in a stabbing in Hampshire and police have arrested a man in connection with the attack.

VIDEO: The house where time has stood still

BBC - Fri, 2015-06-26 09:28
A Warwickshire house, described as a 'timewarp', is to be sold and its contents auctioned.

UCL: 'Hunt will not be reinstated'

BBC - Fri, 2015-06-26 09:22
The president of University College London says that Prof Sir Tim Hunt will not be reinstated after his controversial comments about women.

VIDEO: Emotion of gay marriage winners and losers

BBC - Fri, 2015-06-26 09:10
The BBC speaks to supporters and opponents of the decision and asks what this ruling means to them.

England 'must learn 2011 lessons'

BBC - Fri, 2015-06-26 08:52
England great Martin Johnson urges the current players not to repeat the mistakes of his much-criticised 2011 World Cup squad.

VIDEO: Tunisia survivor: 'Bullet hit my arm'

BBC - Fri, 2015-06-26 08:48
A man who survived a gun attack on a popular tourist beach in Tunisia speaks of the moment two gunmen struck.

A Muslim-Jewish Love Story On Egyptian TV Sends Sparks Flying

NPR News - Fri, 2015-06-26 08:39

The soap opera features an Egyptian Muslim army officer in love with an Egyptian Jewish woman. It's airing daily during Ramadan and is proving both popular and controversial.

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Jockey banned after 987 bets in year

BBC - Fri, 2015-06-26 08:39
Jockey Matthew Hopkins is banned for three years after gambling on horse racing while licensed as a rider.

Alberto Salazar's response: What questions remain?

BBC - Fri, 2015-06-26 08:38
The BBC examines Alberto Salazar's response to claims of anti-doping violations - and looks at what his statement does not address.

10 things we didn't know last week

BBC - Fri, 2015-06-26 08:32
What are the rules over Spider-Man's race and sexuality?

#GlastoXI - Your music-themed team

BBC - Fri, 2015-06-26 08:29
As the UK's biggest music festival gets under way, BBC Sport readers contribute a pop star-meets-footballer XI.

Q&A: Rail upgrade row

BBC - Fri, 2015-06-26 08:21
The government has announced it is delaying some modernisation projects planned for Network Rail. What are the reasons for this?

Disappeared sister tells of pain

BBC - Fri, 2015-06-26 08:10
Philomena McKee, sister of one of the Disappeared, has spoken of her family's pain after visiting the spot where her brother was murdered 43 years ago.

Sri Lankan parliament dissolved

BBC - Fri, 2015-06-26 08:03
Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena dissolves parliament, paving the way for an early general election.

Missouri Food Pantries Help Clients Grow Their Own Produce

NPR News - Fri, 2015-06-26 08:02

Fresh fruits and vegetables can be hard to come by for low-income people who rely on food pantries. So some aid programs are now handing out seeds and plants and teaching clients to grow their own.

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Armstrong to ride part of Tour route

BBC - Fri, 2015-06-26 08:00
Lance Armstrong will go ahead with controversial plans to ride two stages of the Tour de France for charity.

How to approach a growing job market

Marketplace - American Public Media - Fri, 2015-06-26 07:59

With the job market finally improving, job opportunities are growing. What's the best way to approach the market now? What if you want to improve your current gig? To answer those questions David Lazarus spoke to Hallie Crawford, a career coach based in Atlanta.

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