National / International News

Norwich City 2-0 Ipswich Town

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-01 07:02
Bradley Johnson and Lewis Grabban score as Norwich City beat local rivals Ipswich Town to go third in the Championship.

UKIP probes 'Jihadi John' tweet

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-01 06:36
A UKIP parliamentary candidate faces a possible rebuke from the party after saying it was a shame "Jihadi John" had not killed himself.

HTC to sell virtual reality headsets

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-01 06:33
HTC reveals it is to sell a virtual reality headset featuring tracking technology developed by video games firm Valve.

MH370 teams trial long-haul tracking

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-01 06:32
Three countries are to trial a new method of tracking planes, which could help avoid incidents like the disappearance of flight MH370.

Missing girl search 'intensifies'

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-01 06:16
The search for 16-year-old Becky Watts from Bristol is being intensified, according to police.

VIDEO: Hands-on with LG Urbane smartwatches

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-01 06:00
BBC's Dave Lee gets a first look at LG's fashion-conscious Urbane smartwatches at Mobile World Congress.

New avalanches strike Afghanistan

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-01 05:50
Fresh avalanches hit Afghanistan's Panjshir valley closing off areas already difficult to reach, local officials say, after the death of scores of people.

Finnish punk band set for Eurovision

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-01 05:46
A punk band made up of men with learning disabilities is chosen to represent Finland at the Eurovision Song Contest.

Union jack flag set for public works

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-01 05:31
Plaques featuring the union jack flag will be displayed on publicly-funded projects across the UK - but the SNP attacks the scheme as a "silly gimmick".

Huawei and LG unveil smartwatches

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-01 05:12
LG unveils a smartwatch that can make calls without being paired to a phone, while Huawei unveils its first Android Wear watch.

Man in hospital after harbour rescue

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-01 05:01
A man is taken to hospital after being rescued from Ayr Harbour by a Royal Navy helicopter.

ISS Spacewalkers Perform Tricky Cable, Antenna, Installation

NPR News - Sun, 2015-03-01 05:00

Two American astronauts at the Space Station are outside the craft for the last of three jobs aimed at paving the way to receive a new generation of crew modules beginning in 2017.

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Liverpool 2-1 Manchester City

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-01 04:53
Philippe Coutinho scores the winner as Liverpool dent Manchester City's Premier League title bid with victory at Anfield.

Celtic 4-0 Aberdeen

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-01 04:51
Celtic move closer to the title as they end Aberdeen's unbeaten run and go six-points clear at the top of the table.

VIDEO: CCTV of missing girls on way to Syria

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-01 04:36
CCTV images have emerged showing the three British teenage girls who are believed to have gone to Syria to join Islamic State.

In Israel, Jewish Divorce Is Only Granted By Husband's Permission

NPR News - Sun, 2015-03-01 04:17

An Israeli film now playing in the U.S. shows how rabbinical rules regulating Jewish divorces in Israel can trap women. Rabbinical judges have taken the highly unusual step to see the film themselves.

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Opposition Rally In Moscow To Mourn Boris Nemtsov

NPR News - Sun, 2015-03-01 04:10

The Russian opposition leader was gunned down in Moscow in Friday in what many of his supporters believe was a directed political assassination.

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Thousands March In Moscow In Memory Of Murdered Putin Critic

NPR News - Sun, 2015-03-01 04:07

Thousands of people gathered on Sunday in Moscow to mourn opposition leader Boris Nemtsov, who was killed on Friday. NPR's Rachel Martin talks with Corey Flintoff, who was at the march.

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In Fourth Year Of Drought, Many Calif. Farms Won't Get Federal Water

NPR News - Sun, 2015-03-01 04:07

The Bureau of Reclamation announced Friday that for the second straight year, many California farmers will not be getting federal water imports because of the ongoing drought.

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ISIS Destroys Objects That Record Region's History Of Cultural Diversity

NPR News - Sun, 2015-03-01 04:07

Video has surfaced of ISIS militants smashing ancient artifacts on display in the Mosul, Iraq, museum. NPR's Rachel Martin speaks to Axel Plathe, UNESCO's Iraq director, on the huge loss.

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