National / International News

Slovenia 2-3 England

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-14 10:23
Captain Wayne Rooney's late goal helps England beat Slovenia and maintain their 100% record in Euro 2016 qualifying.

Israel Gaza war actions 'lawful'

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-14 10:22
The Israeli government issues a report into the 2014 war in Gaza, saying that its military actions were "lawful" and "legitimate".

Six people killed by 'purer' heroin

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-14 10:01
A "public health emergency" is declared in Nottinghamshire after six people died within a week after taking unusually pure heroin.

Muse top UK album chart with Drones

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-14 10:00
Rock band Muse secure their fifth UK number one album with their latest effort, Drones.

NZ see off England to lead series

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-14 09:47
Kane Williamson and Ross Taylor both make centuries as New Zealand take victory over England in the third ODI.

John S. Carroll, Former Editor At 'LA Times,' 'Baltimore Sun,' Dies At 73

NPR News - Sun, 2015-06-14 09:20

The Times won an impressive 13 Pulitzer Prizes in his brief, five-year tenure there. He also worked for The Philadelphia Inquirer and The Lexington Herald-Leader.

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VIDEO: Philae scientist 'hugged taxi driver'

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-14 09:06
British space scientist Professor Monica Grady gives her reaction to news that Esa's comet lander, Philae, has woken up and contacted Earth.

S Africa Fifa cash 'may be bribe'

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-14 09:00
A key figure in South Africa's football World Cup bid strongly suggests he believes an FBI claim that a $10m bribe was paid to secure the 2010 tournament.

VIDEO: Test cost deters young lorry drivers

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-14 08:58
Road hauliers will ask for government support this week to help recruit and train lorry drivers because of a nationwide shortage.

5SOS drop pyrotechnics from concert

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-14 08:39
The band had to stop their gig after their guitarist was burnt onstage by pyrotechnics

'We lost nearly everything'

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-14 07:42
Home fires and near misses from broken appliances

Surrey pair hurt in collision

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-14 07:42
Surrey's T20 Blast game against Sussex at Arundel is abandoned after two players collide on the outfield.

Philae's 'extraordinary' opportunity

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-14 07:41
Why the survival of the comet lander Philae could lead to discoveries that previous generations could only have imagined.

Froome wins second Criterium title

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-14 07:35
Team Sky rider Chris Froome wins his second Criterium du Dauphine after victory in the race's eighth and final stage.

Comet Lander Wakes Up, Calls Home, After Long Sleep

NPR News - Sun, 2015-06-14 07:18

A little sunlight applied to solar panels proved the cure for what ailed the European Space Agency's Philae lander, which had been dormant from lack of power since November.

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Nadal's first grass title since 2010

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-14 07:13
Rafael Nadal wins his first title on grass since 2010 by beating Viktor Troicki in the Mercedes Cup final in Stuttgart.

Hulkenberg wins Le Mans from Webber

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-14 07:08
Nico Hulkenberg is the first active F1 driver to win Le Mans for 24 years as he partners England's Nick Tandy to victory for Porsche.

Brazilians Take A Swing At Mosquitoes With The Zap Racket

NPR News - Sun, 2015-06-14 07:01

The electrified tennis racket that kills mosquitoes is ubiquitous in Brazil. It's deeply deeply satisfying to use. But it does take technique.

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Ex-Salazar runner backs drug claims

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-14 06:52
Josh Rohatinsky believes the "full extent" of a BBC inquiry's claim that his ex-coach Alberto Salazar was involved in doping.

River rescue after man's cliff fall

BBC - Sun, 2015-06-14 06:48
The emergency services are responding to reports that a man has fallen into a river to the south of Glasgow.