National / International News

Brad Pitt 'prankster' gets probation

BBC - Sun, 2014-06-01 03:02
A Ukrainian TV presenter who accosted Brad Pitt at a Los Angeles film premiere is sentenced to three years probation and ordered to attend a year's psychological counselling.

China's factory activity picks up

BBC - Sun, 2014-06-01 03:01
China's factory activity grew in May at its fastest pace this year, according to government figures, a positive sign amid the wider economic slowdown.

VIDEO: Reunion 'will make Pythons feel young'

BBC - Sun, 2014-06-01 03:00
Former Monty Python star Terry Gilliam has said rehearsals for O2 shows in July feel like "nothing has changed".

I still have more fights in me - Froch

BBC - Sun, 2014-06-01 02:53
Carl Froch says he is not sure whether to retire after beating George Groves with the "best punch" he has ever thrown.

VIDEO: Farage: 'Thatcherism was of its time'

BBC - Sun, 2014-06-01 02:30
Nigel Farage has denied that UKIP is attempting to be a new Thatcher party despite his praise for Margaret Thatcher's leadership.

Stop plots against Clegg - Ashdown

BBC - Sun, 2014-06-01 02:14
Lib Dem supporters plotting to remove Nick Clegg as Lib Dem leader should "stop it now", his predecessor Lord Ashdown says.

Man, 54, is injured in hammer attack

BBC - Sun, 2014-06-01 02:01
A 54-year-old man is hit by a masked man with a claw hammer after answering his front door in County Armagh.

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.
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