National / International News

Barclays challenges US fraud case

BBC - Thu, 2014-07-24 07:35
Barclays challenges legal action brought by US prosecutors alleging fraud in its "dark pool" trading operations.

GM profits hit by recall problems

BBC - Thu, 2014-07-24 07:33
Earnings at the US carmaker General Motors slump because of the cost of vehicle recalls.

Globe-Trotting Virus Hides Inside People's Gut Bacteria

NPR News - Thu, 2014-07-24 07:32

Scientists have discovered what may be the most common virus in people worldwide. The tiny critter doesn't make us sick but may be involved in obesity and diabetes.

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Men jailed for pizza driver murder

BBC - Thu, 2014-07-24 07:27
Two men are jailed for life for murdering a pizza delivery worker who was on his last shift before starting a new job.

VIDEO: The tale of the pub with no power

BBC - Thu, 2014-07-24 07:26
Bad weather left a Kent pub without power over Christmas, the landlord has been compensated for loss of earnings as power companies change the rules on payments for people whose power is cut off

Thursday's gossip column

BBC - Thu, 2014-07-24 07:25
Galatasaray may sell Wesley Sneijder, Liverpool hope to sign Arturo Vidal and Andy Carroll could be out for four months.

European Court Rules Against Poland In CIA 'Black Sites' Case

NPR News - Thu, 2014-07-24 07:08

The European Court of Human Rights said Poland broke the European human rights convention by allowing the CIA to imprison and torture two terrorism suspects in secret prisons on its soil.

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Wine fraudster sentencing delayed

BBC - Thu, 2014-07-24 07:06
A California wine dealer, who made $20m by selling fake vintage bottles to rich clients, faces years in prison when he is sentenced in New York.

U.S. Database Glitch Delays Passport, Visa Processing

NPR News - Thu, 2014-07-24 07:01

The problem in the U.S. State Department system could cause problems for millions of people worldwide who are awaiting travel documents.

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Shades Of The Middle Ages: The Plague Popped Up In China And Colorado

NPR News - Thu, 2014-07-24 06:47

Is this 2014 or 1348? The plague — yes, the infamous Black Death — was reported in China and Colorado. It's the same disease as the Middle Ages pandemic. Only now we know how to treat it.

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Israeli Artillery Hits U.N.-Run School In Gaza

NPR News - Thu, 2014-07-24 06:44

More than a dozen people have been killed at the school used as a shelter in Beit Hanoun, according to Palestinian officials.

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Government to end nuclear waste veto

BBC - Thu, 2014-07-24 06:26
The UK government wants to scrap a community veto which allows local politicians to block a future £12bn nuclear waste repository.

Greens want tax on wealth over £3m

BBC - Thu, 2014-07-24 06:21
The Green Party unveils plans to impose a wealth tax on people with assets of more than £3m.

'Elvis' jailed over child sex images

BBC - Thu, 2014-07-24 06:21
An Elvis Presley impersonator is jailed for a year for downloading and distributing more than 900 indecent images of children.

Your pictures: Cycling

BBC - Thu, 2014-07-24 06:14
Readers' photos on the theme of "cycling"

Degrees least likely for white teens

BBC - Thu, 2014-07-24 06:13
University application levels have increased among all groups, but ethnic minority pupils are the most likely to seek places.

VIDEO: Olympic cauldron secrets revealed

BBC - Thu, 2014-07-24 06:11
The London 2012 Olympic Cauldron is going on display for the first time in a purpose-built gallery.

Isis 'orders FGM' for women in Mosul

BBC - Thu, 2014-07-24 05:50
Islamist group Isis orders women aged 11 to 46 in Mosul, Iraq, to undergo female genital mutilation, the UN says.

VIDEO: Netball referee's time blunder

BBC - Thu, 2014-07-24 05:40
A netball referee blows for the end of the first quarter 29 seconds early during Wales' match against Australia - forcing the teams to return to the court to play out time.

Police investigate abuse 'cover-up'

BBC - Thu, 2014-07-24 05:38
Police investigating sexual abuse allegations at a school in Rochdale refer themselves to the independent police watchdog over the way they handled previous inquiries.
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