National / International News

Hodgson urges World Cup caution

BBC - Tue, 2014-06-10 07:19
England manager Roy Hodgson seeks to cool expectations of his young side before their World Cup opener against Italy.

From Genes To Fangs: Snake Venom Recipes Remain Mysterious

NPR News - Tue, 2014-06-10 07:17

The search for a universal treatment for snakebites is complicated by the fact that each species has a very different cocktail of toxins. Even knowing a snake's DNA might not help much.

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Western Countries Issue Warnings; Kenyan Tourism Gets Pummeled

NPR News - Tue, 2014-06-10 07:11

Kenya is heavily reliant on tourism, but advisories by the U.S., Britain and others have contributed to fewer visitors and job losses. Kenyans say the West is punishing them as much as the terrorists.

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Wilshaw: Snap inspections justified

BBC - Tue, 2014-06-10 07:08
Concerns about an Islamist takeover of some schools in Birmingham schools have proved the case for snap no-notice inspections, Sir Michael Wilshaw says.

VIDEO: Police hunt angle grinder thieves

BBC - Tue, 2014-06-10 07:04
Officers seek a gang of thieves who caused more than £100,000 of damage to ticket machines at railway stations across north London and Hertfordshire.

Should teachers 'promote' British values?

BBC - Tue, 2014-06-10 07:01
Should teachers 'promote' British values?

Three jailed over cyclist's death

BBC - Tue, 2014-06-10 06:54
Three people are jailed after a 63-year-old man died from head injuries when he was pushed from his bicycle after being chased down the road for a second time.

Hillary Clinton's 'dead broke' claim

BBC - Tue, 2014-06-10 06:53
How can Hillary Clinton really claim she was 'dead broke'?

AUDIO: Catching cancer early 'is key'

BBC - Tue, 2014-06-10 06:51
More must be done to diagnose cancer patients faster, a leading specialist has said.

Bomb plotters fail with appeal

BBC - Tue, 2014-06-10 06:51
Six men jailed for planning to bomb an English Defence League rally lose their appeal against their sentences.

With Concern For Environment, Illinois Bans Microbeads

NPR News - Tue, 2014-06-10 06:51

The tiny, plastic bits are used in consumer products such as skin exfoliants and soap. Environmentalists say when microbeads wash down the drain, they become food to fish and other wildlife.

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Froome retains Dauphine advantage

BBC - Tue, 2014-06-10 06:50
Britain's Chris Froome continues to lead the Criterium du Dauphine after Nikias Arndt edges a sprint finish in Le Teil.

Crops will count for wildlife grants

BBC - Tue, 2014-06-10 06:45
Grants designed to protect the countryside may be controversially switched to pay England's farmers to grow beans and peas.

Probe over race track letter

BBC - Tue, 2014-06-10 06:44
Investigation announced into whether Welsh environment minister broke rules by intervening in £280m race track plans.

VIDEO: House of Commons

BBC - Tue, 2014-06-10 06:44
Theresa May denies claims there is a problem with the passports application system.

Hibernian sack manager Butcher

BBC - Tue, 2014-06-10 06:41
Hibernian sack manager Terry Butcher after seven months in charge following their relegation from the Scottish Premiership.

Ainslie announces America's Cup bid

BBC - Tue, 2014-06-10 06:39
Sir Ben Ainslie is joined by the Duchess of Cambridge as he launches a British bid to win the 35th America's Cup.

US swimming star injured quad-biking

BBC - Tue, 2014-06-10 06:36
A six-time US Olympic gold medal-winning swimmer severs her spinal cord in an all-terrain vehicle accident over the weekend.

More police patrols after attacks

BBC - Tue, 2014-06-10 06:18
Police patrols have been stepped up in parts of Glasgow which have seen a series of sex attacks, Justice Secretary Kenny MacAskill says.

One in three 'on cusp' of diabetes

BBC - Tue, 2014-06-10 06:15
More than a third of adults are on the cusp of developing type-2 diabetes, figures for England show.
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