National / International News

Mr Smith: The next Rupert Murdoch?

BBC - Sun, 2014-03-16 16:04
Vice Media's Shane Smith and his plan for global domination

Trott reveals full extent of anguish

BBC - Sun, 2014-03-16 16:01
England batsman Jonathan Trott says that he left the Ashes tour because he was "emotionally and mentally spent".

Djokovic beats Federer in thriller

BBC - Sun, 2014-03-16 15:59
Novak Djokovic fights back to beat Roger Federer in a tie-break decider in a thrilling final at Indian Wells.

Murder inquiry after fatal stabbing

BBC - Sun, 2014-03-16 15:39
A 21-year-old woman dies after a stabbing in Redditch, sparking a murder inquiry.

Pennetta wins Indian Wells final

BBC - Sun, 2014-03-16 14:53
Flavia Pennetta overcomes injured Agnieszka Radwanska 6-2 6-1 in the final of the BNP Paribas Open in Indian Wells.

Syria 'recaptures rebel border town'

BBC - Sun, 2014-03-16 14:46
Syria's military says it has recaptured Yabroud, the last major rebel stronghold near the Lebanese border.

VIDEO: New garden city to be built in Kent

BBC - Sun, 2014-03-16 14:45
A garden city with an initial 15,000 homes will be built at Ebbsfleet in Kent, George Osborne has announced.

Crimea 'votes for Russia union'

BBC - Sun, 2014-03-16 14:41
Election officials say 95.5% of Crimean voters back joining Russia in a disputed referendum, with half the ballots counted.

VIDEO: Crimea 'votes for Russia union'

BBC - Sun, 2014-03-16 14:33
Some 95.5% of voters in Crimea have supported joining Russia, officials say. after half the votes have been counted in a disputed referendum.

VIDEO: Pro-Russia protesters in Donetsk want vote

BBC - Sun, 2014-03-16 14:29
As the voting took place in Crimea, in eastern Ukraine in the city of Donetsk, hundreds of pro-Russian protesters stormed government buildings.

Uniform Rule May Keep Religious Americans From Military Service

NPR News - Sun, 2014-03-16 13:55

Observant Sikhs need to get an exemption in order to keep maintain long hair and beards. One service member who is Sikh says the application process has a chilling effect on those who want to serve.

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Progressives on top in Serbia poll

BBC - Sun, 2014-03-16 13:19
The ruling Serbian Progressive Party (SNS) wins a parliamentary majority in the general election, vote monitors say.

Tokyo tech start-ups begin to rise

BBC - Sun, 2014-03-16 13:18
Can the Japanese capital rival California's Silicon Valley?

VIDEO: Is Tokyo the new Silicon Valley?

BBC - Sun, 2014-03-16 13:18
Tokyo's technology start-up scene is beginning to take off. But can the Japanese capital rival California's Silicon Valley?

VIDEO: Crimea 'votes for Russian union'

BBC - Sun, 2014-03-16 13:12
Some 95.5% of voters in Crimea have supported joining Russia in a disputed referendum, officials announce, after half the votes have been counted.

Westboro Baptist Founder Is 'On The Edge Of Death,' Son Says

NPR News - Sun, 2014-03-16 13:01

Fred Phelps is in hospice care and has been excommunicated from the church he founded in Topeka, his son Nathan wrote in a statement he posted to Facebook Saturday night.

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Photo Identification: The 'Best And Worst Way' To ID People

NPR News - Sun, 2014-03-16 12:00

How reliably can we find the fakes? A new study says the more forgeries people come across, the better they are at spotting them. But there are multiple traps that can cloud screeners' judgment.

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Kansas Legislature Scolds Itself Over Slew Of Contentious Bills

NPR News - Sun, 2014-03-16 12:00

From spanking children to denying service to gay couples, legislation in Kansas has been stirring up controversy. Some lawmakers argue their colleagues are drifting from the important issues.

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Parenting In The Age Of Apps: Is That iPad Help Or Harm?

NPR News - Sun, 2014-03-16 12:00

With tablet technology still relatively new, pediatricians are trying to understand how interactive media affects children.

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Exit poll: Crimea backs Russia union

BBC - Sun, 2014-03-16 11:27
Voters in Crimea overwhelmingly back joining Russia and seceding from Ukraine, according to exit polls quoted by Russian news agencies.

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