National / International News

Murder arrests over burned woman, 86

BBC - Tue, 2014-06-17 01:49
Two men are arrested on suspicion of murdering an 86-year-old widow whose body was found stabbed and burned in her Cambridgeshire home.

Colombia leader 'has peace mandate'

BBC - Tue, 2014-06-17 01:46
Following his re-election, Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos tells the BBC that voters want him to continue peace talks with the Farc rebels.

VIDEO: A new look for Speakers' Corner

BBC - Tue, 2014-06-17 01:31
A look around a revamped Speakers' Corner, the spot in London's Hyde Park considered the home of free speech.

Is this Generation Right?

BBC - Tue, 2014-06-17 01:29
Are young people more right-wing than their parents were?

Crusaders 7-38 England

BBC - Tue, 2014-06-17 01:25
England's second string give the 1st XV a boost ahead of Saturday's third Test as they beat the Crusaders comfortably.

VIDEO: Flood victim: Put money where mouth is

BBC - Tue, 2014-06-17 01:23
A resident whose home was flooded this winter says the government must listen to a report that says the government got its funding priorities wrong on river maintenance

AUDIO: 'Wrong' Phil Neville gets fan abuse

BBC - Tue, 2014-06-17 01:21
A radiator salesman called Phil Neville has received hundreds of abusive tweets intended for his footballer namesake.

Police call sparks cannabis find

BBC - Tue, 2014-06-17 01:11
A man is arrested after police respond to an accidental emergency call in Crewe and discover a cannabis farm.

'Diseased meat could go undetected'

BBC - Tue, 2014-06-17 01:02
More diseased meat could end up in sausages and pies because of changes to rules governing safety checks, say hygiene inspectors.

VIDEO: Smartphone creates virtual reality

BBC - Tue, 2014-06-17 00:49
How a smartphone can help provide a low-cost alternative to high-end virtual reality devices.

Tensions Still High In 'Nevada Land' Over Cattle Dispute

NPR News - Tue, 2014-06-17 00:42

Many of Cliven Bundy's supporters are gone, but the rancher is as defiant as ever since an armed standoff with the U.S. government. For now, it feels like each side is waiting for the other to blink.

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In Yabbies And Cappuccino, A Culinary Lifeline For Aboriginal Youth

NPR News - Tue, 2014-06-17 00:41

Australia has a long, dark history of racial discrimination against the Aborigines. A cooking and hospitality program tries to help youth discover their culture and build confidence and competence.

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Eccentric Heiress's Untouched Treasures Head For The Auction Block

NPR News - Tue, 2014-06-17 00:40

Huguette Clark secretly spent her last 20 years in a hospital, even though she wasn't ill — all while her three New York apartments were filled with valuable antiques.

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Pipe bomb explodes near homes

BBC - Tue, 2014-06-17 00:20
A pipe bomb partially explodes in a residential area of Holywood, County Down.

Welsh pupils 'behind UK in English'

BBC - Mon, 2014-06-16 23:55
Pupils in Wales continue to lag behind the rest of the UK in English lessons despite recent improvements, say school inspectors.

Scots and English 'willing to share'

BBC - Mon, 2014-06-16 23:53
People across the UK appear willing to continue sharing institutions after Scottish independence, according to the British Social Attitudes survey.

Morgan condition upgraded to 'fair'

BBC - Mon, 2014-06-16 23:48
US comedian Tracy Morgan's condition in hospital has been "upgraded" to "fair" after he was badly injured in a motorway crash, his spokesman says.

Concern over M4 relief road options

BBC - Mon, 2014-06-16 23:28
Concerns are raised that an alternative route for a planned £1bn M4 relief road around Newport has not been properly considered.

Farrell out of third New Zealand Test

BBC - Mon, 2014-06-16 23:22
England fly-half Owen Farrell suffers a knee injury that rules him out of his side's third Test against New Zealand.

Let Burmese choose their leader - US

BBC - Mon, 2014-06-16 23:11
The US urges Myanmar to allow its citizens to freely choose their president, days after a rule was upheld that bars Aung San Suu Kyi from standing.
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