National / International News

Most Dialysis Patients Aren't Receiving The Best Treatment

NPR News - Thu, 2015-06-25 06:03

More than 75 percent of new dialysis patients are at a higher risk of infection, blood clots and death because they aren't being prepared the best way for connection to blood-cleaning machines.

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Adams wins European boxing gold

BBC - Thu, 2015-06-25 06:01
Great Britain's Olympic champion Nicola Adams wins flyweight gold at the European Games in Baku.

Deulofeu set for £4.2m Everton return

BBC - Thu, 2015-06-25 05:10
Everton are set to sign Barcelona forward Gerard Deulofeu, who was previously on loan at the club, on a permanent deal for £4.2m.

Great Western line 'a top priority'

BBC - Thu, 2015-06-25 05:10
Electrifying the Great Western line is "a top priority", the transport secretary says, as he announces a rethink of a £38bn programme to overhaul Britain's railways.

Rwanda president denounces UK

BBC - Thu, 2015-06-25 05:10
Rwanda's President Paul Kagame launches a scathing verbal attack on the UK government after the arrest of its intelligence chief in London.

ISIS Launches Push To Retake Border Town Of Kobani

NPR News - Thu, 2015-06-25 05:04

The battle began with one or more car bombs set off inside the Syrian city. There are unconfirmed reports that Islamic State fighters hid themselves among refugees flooding into Kobani.

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Scot, 23, killed in crash in Turkey

BBC - Thu, 2015-06-25 05:02
A 23-year-old man from Glasgow dies following a road crash in Turkey which also injured another Briton.

UK GM wheat 'does not repel pests'

BBC - Thu, 2015-06-25 05:00
A strain of genetically modified wheat developed in the UK has failed to repel pests as intended in field trials.

VIDEO: Women's World Cup set for quarter-finals

BBC - Thu, 2015-06-25 04:48
BBC Sport look at the line-ups for the quarter-finals of the 2015 Women's World Cup in Canada.

NHS to test 'lab-made blood'

BBC - Thu, 2015-06-25 04:35
Blood that has been made artificially in the laboratory will be tested by the NHS within two years.

Samsung 'blocks Microsoft software'

BBC - Thu, 2015-06-25 04:30
Samsung is accused of disabling Microsoft updates in order to run its own software.

Funerals Begin For Those Slain At Emanuel AME Church

NPR News - Thu, 2015-06-25 04:28

Both the Rev. Sharonda Singleton, 45, and Ethel Lance, 71, were integral members of Emanuel African Methodist Church.

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Teacher banned for sex with ex-pupil

BBC - Thu, 2015-06-25 04:27
A teacher who had sex with a girl shortly after she left his school is banned from the profession.

VIDEO: Attack victim: 'I was almost killed'

BBC - Thu, 2015-06-25 04:24
A victim of domestic violence talks to the BBC about the escalation of violence against her and how the police dealt with it.

Big Brother draws 1,100 complaints

BBC - Thu, 2015-06-25 04:02
Ofcom receives more than 1,000 complaints after Big Brother contestant Helen Wood compares fellow contestant Brian Belo to a rapist and murderer.

England 'can win 2022 World Cup'

BBC - Thu, 2015-06-25 04:02
Gareth Southgate believes England can win the 2022 World Cup, despite the Under-21s' early European Championship exit.

Men found guilty of crossbow murder

BBC - Thu, 2015-06-25 03:57
Two men are found guilty of murdering a Wrexham man in a crossbow attack.

Spanish man gored by bull dies

BBC - Thu, 2015-06-25 03:54
A Spanish man dies hours after he was gored twice by a bull at a summer festival in south-western Spain.

VIDEO: Timelapse footage of Aurora Australis

BBC - Thu, 2015-06-25 03:46
Aurora Australis: Timelapse video of the Southern Lights viewed from New Zealand.

Trio guilty of historical sex abuse

BBC - Thu, 2015-06-25 03:45
Three men are found guilty of historical sexual offences against children carried out in the Wrexham area during the 1980s.

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