National / International News

Boy, 13, held over fatal stabbing

BBC - Sun, 2014-06-01 01:57
A 13-year-old boy is among four teenagers arrested on suspicion of murder after a man was stabbed to death in south-east London.

No buyer for Stephen Sutton portrait

BBC - Sun, 2014-06-01 01:33
A portrait of teenage cancer fundraiser Stephen Sutton - drawn as part of his 'bucket list' - fails to sell at auction in London.

Panama's Canal Divides A Country Into Haves And Have Nots

NPR News - Sun, 2014-06-01 01:06

Panama City's skyline is full of gleaming office towers and the economy is the fastest growing in Latin America thanks to the canal. But the country still suffers from glaring social inequalities.

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The Humble Knish: Chock-Full Of Carbs And History

NPR News - Sun, 2014-06-01 01:05

The knish is a classic Jewish comfort food — a pillow of dough filled with savory fillings like mashed potatoes. Author Laura Silver says that the New York knish is also filled with stories.

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VIDEO: Wikipedia Wikileaks names 'confusing'

BBC - Sun, 2014-06-01 01:05
The founder of Wikipedia says the the EU ruling to remove search results about individuals that are irrelevant or outdated "won't work".

Woman airlifted after dog attack

BBC - Sun, 2014-06-01 01:05
A woman is airlifted to hospital after she suffers serious injuries in an attack by two dogs in Herefordshire.

The Humble Knish: Chock-Full Of Carbs And History

NPR News - Sun, 2014-06-01 01:05

The knish is a classic Jewish comfort food — a pillow of dough filled with savory fillings like mashed potatoes. Author Laura Silver says that the New York knish is also filled with stories.

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1,500 race in Walled City marathon

BBC - Sun, 2014-06-01 00:27
About 1,500 athletes from Northern Ireland and across the world are taking part in Londonderry's Walled City Marathon.

One great punch, one mistake, one wild night

BBC - Sun, 2014-06-01 00:26
One great punch, one wild night for Carl Froch

William wishes England 'good luck'

BBC - Sun, 2014-06-01 00:15
The Duke of Cambridge records a message of support for the England football squad ahead of the Fifa World Cup, which kicks off in less than two weeks' time.

1D member apologises after 'joint'

BBC - Sun, 2014-06-01 00:13
Liam Payne says "we all have a lot of growing up to do" after a video emerges online.

Victim's family in drink-drive plea

BBC - Sun, 2014-06-01 00:00
The family of a 20-year-old victim of a drink driver backs a summer crackdown by police across Wales.

US 'assured' on Afghan release deal

BBC - Sat, 2014-05-31 23:43
The US says it has received security assurances from Qatar, which has taken five Guantanamo Bay prisoners exchanged for a Taliban-held US soldier.

VIDEO: Flights resuming after ash cloud

BBC - Sat, 2014-05-31 23:32
Flights to and from the northern Australian city of Darwin are expected to resume, after volcanic ash from an Indonesian volcano forced airlines to cancel flights.

Three killed at Scottish car rally

BBC - Sat, 2014-05-31 23:25
Three people are killed and six injured after cars collide with spectators in two separate incidents at the Jim Clark Rally in Scotland on Saturday.

Can players really be bored at a World Cup?

BBC - Sat, 2014-05-31 23:18
Can players really be bored at a World Cup?

Thai troops deployed against protest

BBC - Sat, 2014-05-31 22:15
Thousands of police and soldiers have been deployed around the Thai capital, Bangkok, to try to prevent anti-coup protesters from gathering.

Football 'corruption' and a Prince's secret holiday - the papers

BBC - Sat, 2014-05-31 22:09
Two stories of alleged corruption at the heart of world football are covered in the Sunday papers, and there's news of a West Country bolthole for Prince Harry and Cressida Bonas too.

China denounces US-Japan speeches

BBC - Sat, 2014-05-31 20:12
China denounces Japanese PM Shinzo Abe and US Defence Secretary Chuck Hagel for "provocative speeches" against Beijing at a Singapore forum.

Australia jets resume as ash clears

BBC - Sat, 2014-05-31 19:50
Australian airlines resume flights as a volcanic ash cloud that forced cancellations in and out of the northern city of Darwin disperses.
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