National / International News

How Can You Tell If Your Goat Is Happy? Now We Know!

NPR News - Sun, 2014-12-14 01:39

Farmers raise millions of goats. But little has been known about how to tell if a goat is doing OK — until now. A new study reveals the signs of a happy ruminant.

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Woman is killed in city house fire

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-14 01:35
A woman dies in a house fire in the Kings Heath area of Birmingham.

Pensioners robbed by men with hammer

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-14 01:31
Two pensioners are robbed of jewellery during a burglary in Dunmurry, on the outskirts of Belfast.

Climate Negotiators Reach A Compromise In Lima

NPR News - Sun, 2014-12-14 01:10

The deal sets the stage for a global pact in Paris next year, but rejected a rigorous review of the greenhouse gas emissions limits the plan.

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VIDEO: Air to ground wingsuit 'high five'

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-14 01:09
A wingsuit pilot has completed what is being claimed as the world's first air to ground "high five" in Chamonix, in France.

Plaid's Llwyd would back Labour deal

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-14 00:50
"A lot of good" could be done for Wales if Plaid Cymru did a deal with Labour in the event of a hung parliament, Plaid's Westminster leader tells BBC Wales.

'Nut rage' woman visits air stewards

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-14 00:37
The former Korean Air executive who delayed a plane over how she was served nuts tries to apologise in person to the airline staff involved.

More time to quiz pub murder suspect

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-14 00:17
Police are given more time to quiz a suspect held after a roof stand-off following the death of a man at a Holyhead pub.

£40m project 'on hold' over gas link

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-14 00:10
A £40m investment is on hold because of delays in getting gas infrastructure to the west of Northern Ireland, a leading businessman has said

VIDEO: Youth teams mark WWI truce match

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-13 23:50
A special youth football tournament is held in Flanders as part of the centenary commemorations of the First World War.

Haiti's PM resigns after protests

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-13 23:36
Haiti's Prime Minister Laurent Lamothe resigns, in the wake of violent anti-government protests over delayed elections.

No guarantee for Cook - Moores

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-13 23:31
England coach Peter Moores says there is no "guarantee" of Alastair Cook being captain at the World Cup next year.

VIDEO: Prince George photographs released

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-13 23:18
Three official photographs of Prince George are released by the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge as a thank you to the media for not publishing paparazzi pictures of him.

Bond film script stolen by hackers

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-13 22:54
Producers of Spectre, the new James Bond film, say they are worried an early version of the script may be published online after it was stolen.

Climate deal reached in Lima talks

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-13 21:49
United Nations members have reached an agreement to tackle climate change after negotiations ran into the weekend in Peru's capital.

Indonesia landslide fatalities rise

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-13 21:28
At least 20 people have died and dozens are missing after a landslide in central Indonesia, with heavy equipment now being used to look for survivors.

Labour pledge over foreign criminals

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-13 21:26
Tougher measures to prevent foreign criminals from becoming UK citizens will be introduced by Labour if it wins the next election, the party says.

UKIP candidate 'sorry' for gay jibe

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-13 20:32
A UKIP election candidate makes an "unreserved apology" after he was recorded referring to "poofters" and "shooting peasants" in phone calls.

Khan beats Alexander to defend title

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-13 20:21
Britain's Amir Khan defends his WBC Silver welterweight title with a unanimous decision against Devon Alexander in Las Vegas.

VIDEO: Thousands in US civil rights protest

BBC - Sat, 2014-12-13 20:04
Thousands of people have marched through the US capital, Washington DC, to protest against the recent killings of unarmed black people by police.