International News

Rodgers eyes Cup final for Gerrard

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-05 14:33
Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers says the FA Cup final would be a "wonderful send-off" for the departing Steven Gerrard.

VIDEO: Moment fireworks factory explodes

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-05 14:31
The dramatic moment a fireworks factory exploded in Colombia has been captured on camera.

VIDEO: 'The Beast' shows off his silky skills

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-05 14:14
AFC Wimbledon's Adebayo Akinfenwa shows off his silky skills against Liverpool in the FA Cup third round.

Four arrested over house gun attack

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-05 14:03
Four men have been arrested over a gun attack on a house in Omagh, County Tyrone, on New Year's night.

US opposes Palestinian tax freeze

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-05 14:00
The US opposes Israel's freeze on the transfer of tax revenues to the Palestinian Authority over its bid to join the International Criminal Court.

Turning their back on crime - and the mayor

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-05 13:36
If you're inclined to park illegally, or jump a red light, or exceed the speed limit, has there ever been a better time to be in New York?

Kilmarnock 0-2 Celtic

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-05 13:18
Celtic move to within a point of leaders Aberdeen as Emilo Izaguirre and Stefan Scepovic secure victory at Kilmarnock.

NI missionary is shot in Congo

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-05 13:10
A missionary from County Tyrone, who received an OBE in the New Year Honours List, has been shot and wounded in the Democratic Republic of Congo.

Burnley 1-1 Tottenham Hotspur

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-05 13:09
Burnley and Tottenham need a replay to decide who hosts Leicester in the FA Cup fourth round after a draw at Turf Moor.

AFC Wimbledon 1-2 Liverpool

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-05 12:59
Steven Gerrard scores twice as Liverpool avoid an FA Cup third-round scare at League Two side AFC Wimbledon.

Air crash orphan 'needs support'

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-05 12:54
A six-year-old boy whose parents were killed in a light aircraft crash says he will need the support of those close to him, his school says.

LG tries again with curved phone

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-05 12:53
Electronics firm LG has shown off a second version of its curved smartphone at CES in Las Vegas

VIDEO: Cologne goes dark in Germany protests

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-05 12:37
Cologne cathedral goes dark in protest at demonstrations by a group campaigning against the "Islamisation of the West".

Three in hospital after road crash

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-05 12:37
Three people are taken to hospital following a two-car crash in Swansea.

US skiers killed in Alps avalanche

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-05 12:33
Two junior members of the US ski team are killed in an avalanche near the forthcoming World Cup race venue in the Austrian Alps.

Using sunblock to protect grape crops

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-05 12:26
Why Australians are using sunblock to protect grape crops

Pakistan man given stay of execution

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-05 12:20
Pakistan's government halts the execution of a man who was sentenced to death by an anti-terrorism court when he was 14.

VIDEO: Near miss as building collapses on road

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-05 12:18
CCTV footage of the sudden collapse of a building in Wrexham shows how narrowly a passing driver avoided injury.

Battle of the nerds

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-05 11:27
The first skirmish of the new political year has been fought not on the NHS or immigration but on Labour's plans for the economy. And that is turf where Chancellor George Osborne is quite happy to tread.

VIDEO: AFC Wimbledon 0 Liverpool 1 (Gerrard 12')

BBC - Mon, 2015-01-05 11:18
Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard heads his team in front in their FA Cup third-round tie at AFC Wimbledon.