National / International News

Yemen's Descent, Through A Photographer's Lens

NPR News - Sun, 2015-05-03 08:40

Photographer Alex Potter arrived in Yemen in 2012 as it was going through an uprising, part of the broader Arab upheaval. Since then, she's grown deeply attached, even as it has fallen into chaos.

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Murderer absconds on prison leave

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-03 08:13
A convicted murderer fails to return to prison after unescorted leave in Glasgow.

VIDEO: Drone films Nepal quake destruction

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-03 08:12
Aerial footage filmed by a drone shows the devastation caused in the Sindhupalchok district, near the epicentre of the earthquake in Nepal.

Bingham level after final fightback

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-03 08:12
Stuart Bingham recovers from 3-0 down to level at 4-4 against Shaun Murphy in the first session of the World Championship final.

Match abandoned after player injured

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-03 08:11
The League 1 game between London Skolars and Keighley Cougars is abandoned after a serious injury to Keighley's Danny Jones.

Father abducts three-year-old son

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-03 07:36
Essex Police are searching for a man who has abducted his three-year-old son from the child's foster parents.

VIDEO: Mourinho feels 'happy, proud & tired'

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-03 07:24
Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho says he feels "proud" after his team were crowned Premier League champions, but admits he is "tired" and "needs a rest".

Italian Coast Guard Rescues 3,700 Migrants In Mediterranean

NPR News - Sun, 2015-05-03 07:23

A series of small operations in a single day managed to pick up the refugees fleeing North Africa in smugglers' boats in hopes of reaching Europe.

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Everton Ladies 0-3 Notts County Ladies

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-03 07:13
Notts County Ladies beat Everton at Goodison Park to progress to the first ever FA Women's Cup final at Wembley.

Baltimore lifts overnight curfew

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-03 07:06
Baltimore lifts an overnight curfew imposed this week, after riots sparked by the death of a black man in police custody.

Jockey Moore lands Guineas double

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-03 06:59
Jockey Ryan Moore secures a Guineas double as Legatissimo shows her style to win the 1,000 Guineas at Newmarket.

Girl killed in boat accident named

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-03 06:54
A 14-year-old girl who was died in a speedboat accident in Devon is named by police.

Baltimore Mayor Lifts Curfew

NPR News - Sun, 2015-05-03 06:54

Stephanie Rawlings-Black announced via Twitter that she has rescinded the curfew effective immediately.

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Chelsea 1-0 Crystal Palace

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-03 06:52
Chelsea secure their fourth Premier League title as Eden Hazard's first-half penalty rebound defeats Crystal Palace.

McIlroy edges into Match Play semis

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-03 06:34
Rory McIlroy wins the first sudden-death hole on the resumption of his World Match Play last-eight tie against Paul Casey.

VIDEO: Shells rip through homes in Ukraine

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-03 06:21
Heavy shelling took place overnight in Donetsk. One Ukrainian soldier and two civilians have been killed in the past 24 hours.

Nepal pressed to re-open Everest

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-03 06:15
The debate over whether to re-open Mount Everest

Nepal's Medical Worries: Crowded Hospitals, Open Wounds

NPR News - Sun, 2015-05-03 06:10

An estimated 14,000 people survived April's earthquake in Nepal with serious injuries. NPR's Rachel Martin gets a picture of medical conditions there from American E.R. doctor Bianca Grecu-Jacobs.

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101-Year-Old Man Among Quake Survivors Found In Nepal

NPR News - Sun, 2015-05-03 06:09

Another man and a woman were rescued from wreckage in a village a full week after the devastating magnitude-7.8 earthquake that has more than 7,000.

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Search launched for missing aircraft

BBC - Sun, 2015-05-03 06:07
Rescue teams search for a light aircraft that was due to arrive at Dundee Airport, police confirm.