National / International News

Judge Rules For The Release Of Photos Showing Prisoner Abuse

NPR News - Sat, 2015-03-21 08:59

The ACLU's years-long lawsuit claims the public release of photos that document abuse in prisons in Iraq and Afghanistan is crucial to holding the government responsible.

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Pope Accepts Resignation Of Cardinal Accused Of Sexual Misconduct

NPR News - Sat, 2015-03-21 08:58

Keith O'Brien, who stepped down as Archbishop of St. Andrews in Scotland two years ago, will be stripped of his privileges but not his title, the Vatican says.

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Tottenham Hotspur 4-3 Leicester City

BBC - Sat, 2015-03-21 08:55
Harry Kane's first league hat-trick gets Tottenham's challenge for a top-four spot back on track with a win over Leicester.

Celtic 3-0 Dundee United

BBC - Sat, 2015-03-21 08:50
Celtic extend their lead at the top of the Scottish Premiership with a third successive win over Dundee United.

Scotland 10-40 Ireland

BBC - Sat, 2015-03-21 08:43
Defending champions Ireland move into pole position in the Six Nations title race with a record win in Scotland.

Johnson named on Sunderland bench

BBC - Sat, 2015-03-21 08:43
Adam Johnson is named in Dick Advocaat's first Sunderland squad after the club lifted his suspension following his arrest.

'Young' steam train driver qualifies

BBC - Sat, 2015-03-21 08:37
A 33-year-old man becomes the youngest steam train driver to qualify on the mainline for nearly 50 years.

Toilet trouble mars Man City match

BBC - Sat, 2015-03-21 07:53
Manchester City apologise to fans after "local water issues" leave their ground without running water during the match against West Bromwich Albion.

'Water man of India' bags top prize

BBC - Sat, 2015-03-21 07:44
An Indian campaigner who brought water to 1,000 villages using ancient methods wins a prize known as the "Nobel Prize for water".

2 Men Convicted In Canada In 2013 Train Derailment Plot

NPR News - Sat, 2015-03-21 07:18

Raed Jaser and Chiheb Esseghaier were found guilty on terrorism-related charges for a plan to derail a passenger train traveling from New York to Toronto.

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Olympic gold weightlifter dies at 35

BBC - Sat, 2015-03-21 07:11
Milen Dobrev, a weightlifting gold medallist at the Athens Olympics in 2004, is found dead at his home, aged 35.

New York fire kills seven children

BBC - Sat, 2015-03-21 07:06
A fire in a house in the New York City borough of Brooklyn kills seven children and leaves two other people in a critical condition.

Election debates agreement reached

BBC - Sat, 2015-03-21 07:00
Broadcasters say a deal over TV election debates has been reached, with David Cameron taking part in one seven-party leader debate but no head-to-head with Ed Miliband.

Manchester City 3-0 West Bromwich Albion

BBC - Sat, 2015-03-21 06:54
Striker Wilfried Bony scores his first Manchester City goal as they beat 10-man West Brom in unusual circumstances.

Bournemouth 3-0 Middlesbrough

BBC - Sat, 2015-03-21 06:46
Bournemouth top the Championship after they complete a resounding victory over promotion rivals Middlesbrough.

VIDEO: Iwo Jima remembered 70 years on

BBC - Sat, 2015-03-21 06:39
Dozens of veteran United States marines gather on the Pacific island of Iwo Jima to mark the 70th anniversary of one of the bloodiest battles of World War Two.

Police In India Arrest Hundreds In 10th Grade Cheating Scandal

NPR News - Sat, 2015-03-21 06:38

The crackdown follows the airing of video taken in the northeast that showed parents, relatives and friends of students scaling school walls to pass cheat sheets through windows.

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VIDEO: Orangutan rescued from chicken coop

BBC - Sat, 2015-03-21 06:32
Budi, a baby orangutan who was rescued after being kept for months in a chicken cage in West Borneo, has made a remarkable recovery.

Wales thump Italy to lead title race

BBC - Sat, 2015-03-21 06:27
Wales grasp the initiative in the race for the Six Nations title with a thumping 61-20 victory over Italy.

English leagues accept World Cup move

BBC - Sat, 2015-03-21 06:26
The English leagues will not sue Fifa over the decision to move the 2022 World Cup but other European leagues may take action.