BBC

Subscribe to BBC feed BBC
The latest stories from the Home section of the BBC News web site.
Updated: 34 min 7 sec ago

'My best Wimbledon days may be over'

Thu, 2015-07-02 13:11
Rafael Nadal says he may not be able to rekindle his former Wimbledon glories after his shock 2015 exit to Dustin Brown.

First US measles death in 12 years

Thu, 2015-07-02 12:57
Health authorities confirm that the death of a woman in Washington state earlier this year was the first US fatality from measles in 12 years.

What not to miss on day five

Thu, 2015-07-02 12:43
Your essential guide to day five of the 2015 Wimbledon Championships at the All England Club.

VIDEO: How prevalent is church arson in the US?

Thu, 2015-07-02 12:41
A series of seemingly unrelated fires at predominantly black churches has authorities searching for answers just weeks after a racially motivated mass shooting.

Fast-track asylum system suspended

Thu, 2015-07-02 11:50
A system for detaining asylum seekers while their claims are speedily assessed is suspended after it was ruled unlawful last month, the Home Office says.

Jim Webb joins 2016 presidential race

Thu, 2015-07-02 11:49
Vietnam veteran and former US Senator Jim Webb launches his bid for president, joining other Democrats taking on front-runner Hillary Clinton.

VIDEO: Wimbledon 2Day

Thu, 2015-07-02 11:29
Wimbledon 2015: BBC Two

Profile: Prince Alwaleed bin Talal

Thu, 2015-07-02 10:49
Profile of Saudi billionaire Prince Alwaleed bin Talal Al Saud, one of the world's richest people.

VIDEO: ‘Irreversible change’ to sea life from CO2

Thu, 2015-07-02 10:48
A major report warns that life in the seas will be irreversibly changed unless CO2 emissions from industrial society are drastically cut.

Net speed 'anger' in enterprise zone

Thu, 2015-07-02 10:47
Small firms on one of Europe's biggest industrial parks say poor broadband speeds are damaging them and some could be forced to move out.

Nadal stunned by qualifier Brown

Thu, 2015-07-02 10:42
Rafael Nadal makes an early exit from Wimbledon for the fourth year in a row as he loses to German qualifier Dustin Brown.

VIDEO: Varoufakis: '100% chance of success'

Thu, 2015-07-02 10:42
Greece's Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis says he believes there is "100% chance of success" in reaching agreement on the Greek bailout.

US gunman's sister in wedding appeal

Thu, 2015-07-02 10:17
The sister of Dylann Roof, who is charged with killing 9 people at a black church in South Carolina, launches an appeal to raise money for her wedding.

'It is like climbing a mountain'

Thu, 2015-07-02 10:11
BBC Sport's tennis experts on whether British number one Heather Watson has any chance against five-time Wimbledon champion Serena Williams.

Murderer on run from women's jail

Thu, 2015-07-02 10:11
A woman who absconded from prison four days ago is being treated as a wanted person by police.

Britain First best-funded small party

Thu, 2015-07-02 10:01
Britain First, an offshoot of the BNP, has topped the Electoral Commission's donations league table for smaller parties.

Greece needs even more money - IMF

Thu, 2015-07-02 09:54
Greece will need an extra 50bn euros over the next three years to stabilise its finances even under the existing, disputed bailout plans, the IMF says.

Concern raised over Nama NI deal

Thu, 2015-07-02 09:49
Belfast law firm Tughans had £7m in a bank account following a property deal, it has been claimed.

Have England upset football gods?

Thu, 2015-07-02 09:45
After England’s agonising exit from the Women’s World Cup, is the country forever fated to fail on football’s biggest stage?

VIDEO: Peston the Greek?

Thu, 2015-07-02 09:31
The BBC's Robert Peston attempts to explain the Greek debt crisis - from the Greek point of view.

Pages