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Man dies after falling into the sea

Sun, 2014-08-17 10:08
A man from Northern Ireland dies after falling from a cliff into the sea at Fanad Head, County Donegal.

VIDEO: Bolt dances samba at Copacabana

Sun, 2014-08-17 09:52
Jamaican sprinter and world record holder Usain Bolt dances samba with children on Rio de Janeiro's Copacabana Beach ahead of a 100m race to promote the Rio 2016 Games.

Hackney Heroine quits Lib Dem bid

Sun, 2014-08-17 09:46
A woman dubbed the Hackney Heroine for standing up to rioters in 2011 says she is standing down from the race to be Liberal Democrat president.

More tests over girl's 'drug' death

Sun, 2014-08-17 09:43
Further tests will be required to establish the cause of death of a 16-year-old girl who died a few hours after falling ill at a house party.

Johnny Cash's childhood home opens

Sun, 2014-08-17 09:40
Country music legend Johnny Cash's childhood home is opened to the public as part of a drive to revitalise the Arkansas town where he grew up.

Attack like a 'gangster movie'

Sun, 2014-08-17 09:39
A father-of-four who was attacked at his home in south-west London has said it felt like he was in a gangster film.

Newcastle United 0-2 Manchester City

Sun, 2014-08-17 09:34
Manchester City begin their title defence with a win at Newcastle thanks to goals from David Silva and Sergio Aguero.

VIDEO: Former Iraq FM spells out IS threat

Sun, 2014-08-17 09:32
In an interview with the BBC, Iraq's former foreign minister Hoshyar Zebari outlines the "formidable" international threat that militant group the Islamic State (IS) poses.

VIDEO: Missouri governor criticises police

Sun, 2014-08-17 09:19
Missouri governor Jay Nixon has criticised police for releasing CCTV footage which apparently shows shooting victim Michael Brown stealing.

Boy, 4, rescued from dock by passerby

Sun, 2014-08-17 09:19
A four-year-old boy who fell into a marina is rescued by a heroic passerby, coastguards say.

Governor criticises riot town police

Sun, 2014-08-17 09:14
Missouri governor Jay Nixon criticises police for releasing CCTV footage which apparently shows shooting victim Michael Brown stealing from a shop.

Service to end war commemorations

Sun, 2014-08-17 09:09
Men from Wales who lost their lives in Flanders during World War One are remembered at a ceremony in Belgium.

'Road rage' attack sparks seizure

Sun, 2014-08-17 09:08
A driver has a seizure after he is punched during a reported "road rage" attack in County Tyrone.

Liverpool 'stronger without Suarez'

Sun, 2014-08-17 08:56
Liverpool striker Daniel Sturridge says the team has moved on after Luis Suarez's exit and are stronger than last term.

Newcastle honour fans in MH17 crash

Sun, 2014-08-17 08:18
Newcastle United remembers fans who died on flight MH17

London Broncos 40-36 Leeds Rhinos

Sun, 2014-08-17 08:12
London Broncos win their first Super League match of the season at the 24th attempt, as Leeds suffer a shock defeat.

Kurd forces 'take part of Mosul dam'

Sun, 2014-08-17 08:06
Kurdish officials say their forces in Iraq have captured the eastern part of the Mosul dam from Islamic State militants, as the US steps up air strikes.

GB top medal table with 12 golds

Sun, 2014-08-17 08:02
Mo Farah, Greg Rutherford and the relay teams help Britain to a record 12 gold medals at the European Championships.

England rout India to wrap up series

Sun, 2014-08-17 07:42
England rout India by an innings and 244 runs in the final Test at The Oval to complete a 3-1 series triumph.

Liverpool 2-1 Southampton

Sun, 2014-08-17 07:29
Daniel Sturridge scores late as Liverpool open their campaign with a hard-earned win over Southampton at Anfield.
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