National / International News

White House Hosts Discussion On Role Of Working Fathers

NPR News - Mon, 2014-06-09 16:01

The talk was part of the Obama administration's push for more workplace flexibility and paid parental leave.

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MPs demand new data on pet primates

BBC - Mon, 2014-06-09 15:59
MPs call for urgent government action to determine how many primates are being kept as pets across the UK.

EDL bomb plotters challenge sentences

BBC - Mon, 2014-06-09 15:49
Six men jailed for planning to bomb an English Defence League rally challenge their jail terms, saying they were treated more harshly than non-Muslim extremists.

VIDEO: Rape 'on a massive scale' in S Sudan

BBC - Mon, 2014-06-09 15:35
There has been a sharp rise in the number of sexual assaults in South Sudan, since fighting between two ethnic tribes, the Dinka and the Nuer, erupted in December.

VIDEO: How to earn a living on Instagram

BBC - Mon, 2014-06-09 15:20
Daniel Arnold turned his passion for photography into a career, leveraging his fame on Instagram into a solo gallery show in San Francisco and a $15,000 payday.

America's Cup: Making sailing pay

BBC - Mon, 2014-06-09 15:15
Making the America's Cup pay its way

Who is Kenya's 'Bleached Beauty'?

BBC - Mon, 2014-06-09 15:14
The Kenyan who put skin lightening under the spotlight

Why do black US mothers breastfeed less?

BBC - Mon, 2014-06-09 15:13
A photo of a woman nursing during her graduation sparked a row.

The Korean grandmothers who sell sex

BBC - Mon, 2014-06-09 15:06
Why Korean grandmothers are selling their bodies to elderly men

Japan Says It Wants To Resume Larger Annual Whale Hunt

NPR News - Mon, 2014-06-09 15:04

Despite a ruling in March by the International Court of Justice that the country's whaling is not scientific, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe says he wants to resume the Antarctic hunt.

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SFA considers move from Hampden

BBC - Mon, 2014-06-09 15:01
The Scottish FA will examine a proposal to end its lease on Hampden Park in 2020 and use other stadia.

Officers cited over GAA arson probe

BBC - Mon, 2014-06-09 14:59
Five police officers have been disciplined following a Police Ombudsman investigation into an arson attack at a Londonderry GAA club.

State Senator's Resignation Roils Virginia Politics

NPR News - Mon, 2014-06-09 14:58

Gov. Terry McAuliffe's efforts to expand Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act have been thrown into further uncertainty by the actions of a single Democratic legislator.

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Sierra Leone Ebola deaths 'double'

BBC - Mon, 2014-06-09 14:45
The death toll from the Ebola virus in Sierra Leone has doubled to at least 12 in one week, officials say, with hopes of containing the outbreak fading.

VIDEO: Who is to blame in extremism row?

BBC - Mon, 2014-06-09 14:32
The Education Secretary, Michael Gove, has ordered an inquiry into the role of Ofsted and whether his department ignored warnings about religious extremism in schools.

Accident on flagship Brazil monorail

BBC - Mon, 2014-06-09 14:23
One person dies and two others are injured after a section of a prestigious monorail project in Sao Paulo collapses.

Supreme Court Rules Against Homeowners In Superfund Case

NPR News - Mon, 2014-06-09 14:20

The justices made it harder for residents in a handful of states to sue companies for contamination that wasn't discovered until long after it took place.

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Comedian and actor Rik Mayall dies

BBC - Mon, 2014-06-09 14:03
British comedian and actor Rik Mayall dies at his London home, at the age of 56.

US teen's 'captor' pleads not guilty

BBC - Mon, 2014-06-09 13:58
A man accused of kidnapping a teenager and holding her captive for 10 years, and forcing her to marry him pleads not guilty in a California court.
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