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Cameron warning over EU vote

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-07 15:41
Many of the papers pick up on a warning by the prime minister that members of the government will have to resign if they want to campaign to leave the EU.

Scots economic growth 'to continue'

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-07 15:33
A leading forecaster says the Scottish economy will continue to grow this year but it is no longer keeping pace with the UK as a whole.

Hamilton 'needed' win after Monaco

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-07 15:32
Mercedes's Lewis Hamilton admitted he "needed" victory in the Canadian Grand Prix, after his fourth victory in seven races so far this season.

Second reading for Scotland Bill

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-07 15:31
MPs consider and vote on plans to devolve more powers to Scotland as the House of Commons debates the second reading of the Scotland Bill.

VIDEO: China's giant oil painting copy shop

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-07 15:26
More than half of the world's oil paintings come from Da Fen in southern China.

The future car: hydrogen or electric?

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-07 15:13
Will the car of the future be hydrogen or battery driven?

Is it OK to humiliate your child online?

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-07 15:07
Shaming the parents who humiliate their children online

Morrisons cuts prices on 200 items

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-07 15:07
Morrisons, the UK's fourth largest supermarket, is cutting prices of another 200 "everyday items" by up to a third, as the grocery price wars continue.

New car hire rules 'being rushed in'

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-07 15:05
The car hire industry has accused the Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency (DVLA) of "rushing in" new rules for motorists hiring cars.

CBI cuts UK economic growth forecasts

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-07 15:03
The CBI cuts its UK growth forecasts and warns that a possible "messy" end to the Greek crisis and uncertainty over the EU referendum both pose further risks to the British economy.

Surfers wanted for 'superbug' study

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-07 15:02
Scientists are launching an investigation into antibiotic-resistant bacteria, known as "superbugs", by gathering data from surfers' rectums.

New guidance on cosmetic procedures

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-07 15:00
Doctors who carry out cosmetic procedures should give patients time to think before agreeing to go ahead with treatment, new guidance says.

Is the Pope a communist?

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-07 14:59
Is the Pope a communist?

Man and woman injured in M2 crash

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-07 14:20
A man and a woman have been taken to Antrim Area Hospital after a car crash on the M2 outside Belfast.

Germany Women 10-0 Ivory Coast

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-07 14:19
Germany began their bid to regain the Women's World Cup by putting 10 past Ivory Coast in Ottawa.

Murder arrest over torso in suitcase

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-07 13:57
A 57-year-old man is arrested on suspicion of murdering a woman whose torso was found in a suitcase.

VIDEO: Obama urges UK not to leave EU

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-07 13:51
Barack Obama adds his voice to calls for Britain to remain in the EU, as the two leaders meet for talks at the G7 summit in Germany.

Saudi Supreme Court Upholds Blogger's Prison And Lashing Sentence

NPR News - Sun, 2015-06-07 13:18

The sentence of 10 years in prison and 1,000 lashes has drawn international condemnation but remains in place for Raif Badawi, a blogger who had earlier been found guilty of "insulting" Islam. NPR's Arun Rath speaks with correspondent Deborah Amos in Riyadh, the Saudi capital.

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Beyond College-Ready: Top Charter Schools Support Graduates In College

NPR News - Sun, 2015-06-07 13:18

Many elite charter schools boast of making students from challenging socio-economic backgrounds ready for college. Now some programs are focused on helping more of those students finish their degrees.

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Amid Violence, Mexican Voters Go To The Polls

NPR News - Sun, 2015-06-07 13:18

Protesters burned ballots and election materials in a rocky start to voting in elections already marred by the murders of candidates and campaign officials. Reporter Carrie Kahn speaks with NPR's Arun Rath from Mexico City, where she has been talking to voters.

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