National / International News

LTA alters Wimbledon wildcard policy

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-09 09:51
A world ranking inside the top 250 will no longer be enough to earn British players a wildcard at Wimbledon.

EU probes rail project fraud claim

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-09 09:46
An EU fraud investigation opens into the Lyon-Turin high-speed rail project, after Green MEPs complained of serious misspending.

Four die in tipper truck hill crash

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-09 09:31
Four people are killed in a crash involving a tipper truck that hit cars and pedestrians as it travelled down a steep hill in Bath.

Briton held over fatal resort attack

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-09 09:26
A Briton has been arrested in Spain on suspicion of killing a man he had caught filming his daughter on a tablet, reports say.

Netflix launches service in Cuba

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-09 09:13
Internet movie and television streaming service Netflix launches in Cuba, as diplomatic relations between the US and Cuba thaw.

Police officers defend stop-search

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-09 09:08
Rank and file police officers accuse politicians of "ignorance" over the controversial practice of consensual stop and searches.

Rich School, Poor School

NPR News - Mon, 2015-02-09 09:08

How the class divide is widened by gaps in counseling kids for college.

» E-Mail This

Madoff's Victims Are Repaid Another $355 Million, Trustee Says

NPR News - Mon, 2015-02-09 08:56

More than half of the accounts with allowable claims against disgraced financier Bernard Madoff have now been fully repaid, according to the trustee handling recovery efforts.

» E-Mail This

Sterling offered 'incredible' deal

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-09 08:49
Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers says Raheem Sterling has a generous contract offer, but will not get "too much too young".

YouTube removes Irish disguised porn

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-09 08:38
YouTube moves to take down pornographic videos after it was discovered that some users had disguised them by giving them Irish language titles.

VIDEO: Moment owner told 'TV is listening'

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-09 08:36
Samsung smart TV owner Peter Kent reacted with surprise when the BBC's Rory Cellan-Jones read him Samsung's privacy policy.

Severn tunnel closure delays trains

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-09 08:33
Trains running between south Wales and Bristol are facing disruption as the Severn tunnel is closed for safety checks.

Migrants die of cold off Italy

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-09 08:30
At least 27 migrants die of hypothermia after being picked up near Lampedusa, the Italian coast guard says.

Amal Clooney represents 'hooded men'

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-09 08:13
An international human rights lawyer and wife of Hollywood star George Clooney has joined a legal team representing a group known as the "hooded men" taking action against the British government.

Boko Haram 'kidnap 20' in Cameroon

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-09 08:10
Suspected militants from Nigerian group Boko Haram hijack a bus in Cameroon and kidnap at least 20 people, residents say.

Graphic Novelist Adrian Tomine Takes On The Notorious Long Duk Dong

NPR News - Mon, 2015-02-09 07:44

The cartoonist shared how the cartoonish Sixteen Candles character affected him IRL.

» E-Mail This

VIDEO: LIVE: US-German leaders' briefing

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-09 07:38
The US president and German chancellor are holding a news briefing in Washington

VIDEO: LIVE: EU foreign policy chief briefing

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-09 07:26
The EU's foreign policy chief is holding a news conference after a summit of EU foreign ministers

Lancaster eyes settled England side

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-09 07:10
England boss Stuart Lancaster says he will be surprised if there are many changes for Italy, despite players returning from injury.

University funds former students

BBC - Mon, 2015-02-09 07:09
The University of Sheffield launches a scheme to help the most disadvantaged students into the jobs market after they graduate.

Pages