National / International News

Boy, 10, hit by unmarked police car

BBC - Sat, 2014-11-15 08:57
A 10-year-old boy is struck by an unmarked police car responding to an emergency in south east London.

VIDEO: HK students denied Beijing flight

BBC - Sat, 2014-11-15 08:55
Three pro-democracy student leaders from Hong Kong have been stopped from boarding a plane to Beijing.

VIDEO: Miliband attacks Sports Direct

BBC - Sat, 2014-11-15 08:52
Labour Leader Ed Miliband had attacked retailer Sports Direct for its use of zero-hours contracts, labelling it a "terrible place to work".

Terror arrest man released by police

BBC - Sat, 2014-11-15 08:28
A 25-year-old man arrested by anti-terror officers has been released without charge, police say.

Peugeot 'planning to cut 150 jobs'

BBC - Sat, 2014-11-15 08:06
French carmaker Peugeot Citroen is to cut 150 jobs, 20% of its workforce, at its Warwickshire sites, according to union sources.

Hotel blaze cancels football match

BBC - Sat, 2014-11-15 07:59
A fire at a hotel forces the cancellation of a football match, because away team players could not retrieve their kits from the building.

Putin Faces Frosty Reception At G20 In Australia

NPR News - Sat, 2014-11-15 07:55

President Obama and Canada's Prime Minister Stephen Harper were among those who gave the Russian leader an earful over Moscow's involvement in Ukraine.

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TV host wears same suit for a year

BBC - Sat, 2014-11-15 07:53
An Australian TV presenter says he wore the same blue suit for 12 months as part of stunt to highlight sexism - nobody notices.

Wales 17-13 Fiji

BBC - Sat, 2014-11-15 07:47
Wales survive a fightback from 14-man Fiji to win 17-13 in the autumn Test at the Millennium Stadium.

VIDEO: Should women boxers remove headguards?

BBC - Sat, 2014-11-15 07:30
BBC Sport's Alistair Magowan looks at whether headguards should be removed from women's amateur boxing.

The Wondrous World Of Tom Thumb Weddings

NPR News - Sat, 2014-11-15 07:13

Young girls and boys take a little trip into the future of matrimony.

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Algeria leader exits French hospital

BBC - Sat, 2014-11-15 07:10
Algeria's veteran President Abdelaziz Bouteflika returns home after being treated for an undisclosed condition at a hospital in Grenoble, France.

Hong Kong Democracy Leaders Barred From Traveling To Beijing

NPR News - Sat, 2014-11-15 07:04

Three student activists, including Alex Chow, were stopped at the airport as they sought to board a flight in hopes of meeting with Chinese leaders.

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Djokovic beats Nishikori in semis

BBC - Sat, 2014-11-15 06:58
Novak Djokovic maintains his push to win a third successive ATP World Tour Finals by beating Kei Nishikori in the last four.

Eastleigh P-P Lincoln City

BBC - Sat, 2014-11-15 06:58
Lincoln City's Conference game at Eastleigh is postponed following an explosion in the sauna at the Imps' hotel.

Police investigate sexual assault

BBC - Sat, 2014-11-15 06:53
Police are investigating a report of a sexual assault which happened in The Meadows area of Edinburgh at 07:00.

Oxford dons' immigration centre plea

BBC - Sat, 2014-11-15 06:47
Senior academics at Oxford University sign an open letter to David Cameron calling for the release of detainees at Campsfield House immigration centre in Oxfordshire.

Solar panel sparks supermarket blaze

BBC - Sat, 2014-11-15 06:44
Shoppers are evacuated from a supermarket after a fire broke out in one of the solar panels on its roof, the fire service says.

Retailer dismisses Miliband comments

BBC - Sat, 2014-11-15 06:40
Retailer Sports Direct dismisses criticism by Ed Miliband of its use of zero-hours contracts, after the Labour leader calls it a "terrible place to work".

Burkinabe army sets leader deadline

BBC - Sat, 2014-11-15 06:34
Burkina Faso's army tells political activists they must choose leadership candidates by Sunday afternoon, days after a transition plan was agreed.

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