National / International News

VIDEO: Colchester Hospital 'major incident'

BBC - Sat, 2014-11-15 09:49
Colchester Hospital warns patients to stay away from A&E except for "serious or life-threatening" conditions after inspectors raise concerns.

Brazil 'cannibal trio' sentenced

BBC - Sat, 2014-11-15 09:37
A judge in north-eastern Brazil sentences three people to 20-23 years in prison for killing and eating a homeless woman.

Labour rivals pledge gender equality

BBC - Sat, 2014-11-15 09:37
Two Scottish Labour leadership candidates announce a series of measures aimed at achieving gender equality.

VIDEO: G20: Leaders put Putin under pressure

BBC - Sat, 2014-11-15 09:14
Russian President Vladimir Putin, who is attending the G20 summit in Brisbane, has faced a barrage of criticism from Western leaders over his country's actions in Ukraine.

Boy, 10, hit by unmarked police car

BBC - Sat, 2014-11-15 08:57
A 10-year-old boy is struck by an unmarked police car responding to an emergency in south east London.

VIDEO: HK students denied Beijing flight

BBC - Sat, 2014-11-15 08:55
Three pro-democracy student leaders from Hong Kong have been stopped from boarding a plane to Beijing.

VIDEO: Miliband attacks Sports Direct

BBC - Sat, 2014-11-15 08:52
Labour Leader Ed Miliband had attacked retailer Sports Direct for its use of zero-hours contracts, labelling it a "terrible place to work".

Terror arrest man released by police

BBC - Sat, 2014-11-15 08:28
A 25-year-old man arrested by anti-terror officers has been released without charge, police say.

Peugeot 'planning to cut 150 jobs'

BBC - Sat, 2014-11-15 08:06
French carmaker Peugeot Citroen is to cut 150 jobs, 20% of its workforce, at its Warwickshire sites, according to union sources.

Hotel blaze cancels football match

BBC - Sat, 2014-11-15 07:59
A fire at a hotel forces the cancellation of a football match, because away team players could not retrieve their kits from the building.

Putin Faces Frosty Reception At G20 In Australia

NPR News - Sat, 2014-11-15 07:55

President Obama and Canada's Prime Minister Stephen Harper were among those who gave the Russian leader an earful over Moscow's involvement in Ukraine.

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TV host wears same suit for a year

BBC - Sat, 2014-11-15 07:53
An Australian TV presenter says he wore the same blue suit for 12 months as part of stunt to highlight sexism - nobody notices.

Wales 17-13 Fiji

BBC - Sat, 2014-11-15 07:47
Wales survive a fightback from 14-man Fiji to win 17-13 in the autumn Test at the Millennium Stadium.

VIDEO: Should women boxers remove headguards?

BBC - Sat, 2014-11-15 07:30
BBC Sport's Alistair Magowan looks at whether headguards should be removed from women's amateur boxing.

The Wondrous World Of Tom Thumb Weddings

NPR News - Sat, 2014-11-15 07:13

Young girls and boys take a little trip into the future of matrimony.

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Algeria leader exits French hospital

BBC - Sat, 2014-11-15 07:10
Algeria's veteran President Abdelaziz Bouteflika returns home after being treated for an undisclosed condition at a hospital in Grenoble, France.

Hong Kong Democracy Leaders Barred From Traveling To Beijing

NPR News - Sat, 2014-11-15 07:04

Three student activists, including Alex Chow, were stopped at the airport as they sought to board a flight in hopes of meeting with Chinese leaders.

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Djokovic beats Nishikori in semis

BBC - Sat, 2014-11-15 06:58
Novak Djokovic maintains his push to win a third successive ATP World Tour Finals by beating Kei Nishikori in the last four.

Eastleigh P-P Lincoln City

BBC - Sat, 2014-11-15 06:58
Lincoln City's Conference game at Eastleigh is postponed following an explosion in the sauna at the Imps' hotel.

Police investigate sexual assault

BBC - Sat, 2014-11-15 06:53
Police are investigating a report of a sexual assault which happened in The Meadows area of Edinburgh at 07:00.

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