BBC

Subscribe to BBC feed BBC
The latest stories from the Home section of the BBC News web site.
Updated: 38 min ago

VIDEO: ‘I smuggled jihadists into Syria’

Mon, 2014-09-01 13:31
The BBC's Ian Pannell reports from Turkey's border with Syria where he met a man who helped smuggle foreign fighters cross the border.

Obama renews minimum wage push

Mon, 2014-09-01 13:28
President Barack Obama says he will continue to press Congress to raise the federal minimum wage in line with recent economic improvements.

Transfer deadline day: Done deals

Mon, 2014-09-01 13:24
Track all of the confirmed signings as they happen in England, Scotland and across Europe.

Murray beats Tsonga to reach quarters

Mon, 2014-09-01 13:24
Britain's Andy Murray beats Jo-Wilfried Tsonga 7-5 7-5 6-4 to book a US Open quarter-final against Novak Djokovic.

Boris Island airport plan 'rejected'

Mon, 2014-09-01 13:13
A plan for an island airport in the Thames Estuary, dubbed "Boris Island", looks set to be shelved, the BBC understands.

Cave yields Neanderthal 'artwork'

Mon, 2014-09-01 12:41
An engraving found at a cave in Gibraltar may be the most compelling evidence yet for Neanderthal art.

VIDEO: Solar farm plan for Somerset Levels

Mon, 2014-09-01 12:29
Plans have been unveiled for one of the South West's biggest solar farms on the Somerset Levels.

McGinley braced for tough decisions

Mon, 2014-09-01 11:23
European captain Paul McGinley says personal feelings will "go out of the window" when he chooses his Ryder Cup team.

Powers aim to disrupt not prosecute

Mon, 2014-09-01 10:53
Why new terror powers aim to disrupt not prosecute

Father's agony over boy swept to sea

Mon, 2014-09-01 10:39
The father of a 12-year-old boy swept into the sea on Anglesey tells of the moment he and family members tried to save him.

VIDEO: 'Bacon butty' for British Ebola nurse

Mon, 2014-09-01 10:00
The parents of the first British person to contract Ebola during the outbreak in West Africa say he is recovering well.

VIDEO: Can new powers stop UK jihadists?

Mon, 2014-09-01 09:54
David Cameron says tougher measures are needed to prevent people from travelling abroad to fight for extremist groups like Islamic State.

VIDEO: House of Commons

Mon, 2014-09-01 09:49
Speaker Bercow announces a "pause" in the recruitment of a new Commons clerk, amid a row.

Pages