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I can take supporters' flak - Carver

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-25 11:22
Newcastle boss John Carver says he can take supporter criticism after his side slump to a seventh straight loss.

Surrey Storm win Superleague title

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-25 11:07
Surrey Storm beat Hertfordshire Mavericks 56-39 to win the Superleague grand final for the first time in their history.

Manchester City 3-2 Aston Villa

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-25 10:43
Manchester City go second in the Premier League as they beat FA Cup finalists Aston Villa with help from Fernandinho.

VIDEO: Farage 'fighting fit' for election

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-25 10:41
UKIP leader Nigel Farage has admitted to being "in a great deal of pain" at the start of the election campaign and is now "fighting fit".

Scene of devastation

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-25 10:10
A County Antrim men trekking in Nepal describes the devastation caused by the country's deadliest earthquake for more than 80 years.

Protesters Pledge To 'Shut Down' Baltimore Over Police Custody Death

NPR News - Sat, 2015-04-25 10:07

People were gathering for what organizers say will be the largest demonstration to date in support of Freddie Gray, who died after sustaining a fatal spinal cord injury during or after his arrest.

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VIDEO: Putin's 'Hells Angels' ride on Berlin

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-25 09:51
A Russian biker group, famed for their patriotism, have set off from Moscow hoping to recreate the route taken by the Red Army 70 years ago and travel to Berlin.

Do people's hustings turn the tables?

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-25 09:47
Can "people's hustings" put voters in control of the agenda?

Music boss tops Britain's rich list

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-25 09:34
Warner Music owner Len Blavatnik is Britain's richest man with a £13.17bn fortune, according to The 2015 Sunday Times Rich List.

VW chairman resigns in power struggle

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-25 09:22
Ferdinand Piech, the chairman of VW, Europe's biggest carmaker, resigns after a power struggle with his chief executive.

Premature baby couple stuck in Spain

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-25 09:18
A couple from Bolton whose baby was born 12 weeks prematurely on holiday in Spain say they could be stranded there for three months.

Death toll in Nepal quake over 1,000

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-25 08:38
The death toll from Nepal's deadliest earthquake for more than 80 years has risen above 1,000, as foreign governments offer aid.

West Bromwich Albion 0-0 Liverpool

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-25 08:37
Liverpool's hopes of securing a top-four finish were dealt a blow as they are held to a goalless draw at West Broms.

Burnley 0-1 Leicester City

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-25 08:05
Jamie Vardy's winner lifts Leicester out of the Premier League's bottom three after bottom club Burnley miss a penalty.

Indonesia Sets Executions For 3 'Bali Nine' Drug-Smugglers

NPR News - Sat, 2015-04-25 08:03

At least three members of the trafficking ring — two Australians seen as ringleaders and a Filipina maid who acted as a "mule" — have been informed that their execution by firing squad is imminent.

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Holland earns first World Series win

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-25 07:42
Britain's Vicky Holland claims her first ever World Triathlon Series win on her return from injury in Cape Town.

Cardiff Blues 23-31 Ospreys

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-25 07:20
Ospreys claim a bonus-point win over Cardiff Blues in the first game of the Pro12 Judgement Day double-header at the Millennium Stadium.

EU exit nothing to fear, says Farage

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-25 07:19
UKIP leader Nigel Farage accuses the "political class" of lacking confidence in British businesses and says the UK can go it alone outside the EU.

On Everest, Quake-Triggered Avalanche Leaves Death, Chaos

NPR News - Sat, 2015-04-25 06:58

Early reports are that at least eight climbers and/or their Sherpa porters have been killed at Everest Base Camp. Others are trapped higher up on the world's tallest peak.

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Olympic boxer's stolen car found

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-25 06:55
A car stolen from the home of Olympic boxing champion Nicola Adams is found.