National / International News

McIlroy plays down talk of 'Rory era'

BBC - Tue, 2014-08-05 09:11
Open champion Rory McIlroy says his recent form is not 'the start of an era' as he prepares for the US PGA Championship.

Rosetta: The story so far

BBC - Tue, 2014-08-05 09:11
The challenges ahead for Europe's comet chaser

Sunderland sign Rodwell in £10m deal

BBC - Tue, 2014-08-05 09:09
Manchester City midfielder Jack Rodwell joins Sunderland on a five-year-deal for an undisclosed fee, thought to be about £10m.

Overpayment row firms to repay £700k

BBC - Tue, 2014-08-05 09:08
Three firms of contractors accused of receiving £18m in overpayments will repay £700,000 to the Northern Ireland Housing Executive.

Pakistan says 30 militants killed

BBC - Tue, 2014-08-05 08:59
Pakistan's military says it has killed at least 30 militants in air strikes in the North Waziristan tribal region.

BBC rebuffs Russian state complaint

BBC - Tue, 2014-08-05 08:43
The BBC rebuffs a Russian state request to remove an interview with a Russian artist and activist who called for a march to win more autonomy for Siberia.

Doyle estate ordered to pay costs

BBC - Tue, 2014-08-05 08:42
The estate of Sherlock Holmes writer Sir Arthur Conan Doyle is ordered to pay the legal costs of an author at the centre of a long-running dispute over copyright.

Anderson row 'blown out of proportion'

BBC - Tue, 2014-08-05 08:29
Ian Bell says England are determined to move on from the row involving James Anderson and Ravindra Jadeja.

No recommendations from union inquiry

BBC - Tue, 2014-08-05 08:28
The QC leading an inquiry into trade union tactics during industrial disputes says he will not make any recommendations for a change in the law.

Alleyway prostitute killer jailed

BBC - Tue, 2014-08-05 08:24
A teenager who lured a woman into an alleyway and then stabbed her to death is jailed for life.

Gervais to make David Brent movie

BBC - Tue, 2014-08-05 07:33
Creator of The Office Ricky Gervais is to make a film centred around the mock documentary's central character David Brent.

Why U.S. Hospitals Are Testing People For Ebola Virus

NPR News - Tue, 2014-08-05 07:30

The federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has ordered health care providers to test recent travelers at risk for Ebola virus. So far none of those tests have come up positive.

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VIDEO: Edinburgh through to Euro floral finals

BBC - Tue, 2014-08-05 07:28
Edinburgh is chosen to represent the UK in the horticultural world's equivalent of the European Cup.

Inspector warns on border management

BBC - Tue, 2014-08-05 07:12
Poor management is hampering efforts to improve Britain's border controls, outgoing watchdog John Vine warns.

Mandela's ex-wife demands his home

BBC - Tue, 2014-08-05 07:09
The ex-wife of South Africa's former leader Nelson Mandela demands his village home for her children, potentially triggering a legal dispute.

Australia investigates Gammy's father

BBC - Tue, 2014-08-05 07:09
Child protection services in Australia investigate a man accused of abandoning a baby with Down's syndrome over allegations of child sex offences.

Australia Women 25-3 Wales Women

BBC - Tue, 2014-08-05 07:06
Wales are knocked out of the Women's Rugby World Cup following a comprehensive defeat by Australia in France.

Tuesday's gossip column

BBC - Tue, 2014-08-05 07:06
Atletico Madrid eye Man Utd pair, Swansea reduce Wilfried Bony price, Sunderland want Samuel Eto'o, plus more.

Warsi quits as minister over Gaza

BBC - Tue, 2014-08-05 07:04
UK Foreign Office minister Baroness Warsi resigns, calling government policy on Gaza "morally indefensible".

Murder search dogs 'pick out items'

BBC - Tue, 2014-08-05 06:58
Police searching for the body of a murdered teenager call specialist forensic scientists in to examine items at a house in County Armagh.
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