National / International News

Man guilty of Elaine Doyle murder

BBC - Tue, 2014-06-17 08:26
A former soldier is convicted of murdering 16-year-old Elaine Doyle in Greenock in 1986.

How Does The Federal Health Law Affect Insurance Price Hikes?

NPR News - Tue, 2014-06-17 08:13

The health law requires insurers to disclose price increases of 10 percent or more, but states have widely varying powers to regulate those hikes.

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Emre given sentence for racist slur

BBC - Tue, 2014-06-17 08:05
Turkey's Emre Belozoglu is given a suspended prison sentence for a racist slur he used against Ivorian Didier Zokora in 2012.

Educate And Ask: Key To Living With Sickle Cell Disease

NPR News - Tue, 2014-06-17 08:04

It is one of the most common inherited blood disorders in the U.S., and most people who have it are African-American. Host Michel Martin learns more from pediatrician Dr. Leslie Walker.

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Coupling Finances: The First 'I Do' For Newlyweds?

NPR News - Tue, 2014-06-17 08:04

As couples get married this summer, financial and relationship experts say they should talk about money before the big day. Host Michel Martin learns more about making your finances live happily ever.

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World Cup Fever: Despite Protests, Partying Mood Takes Over Brazil

NPR News - Tue, 2014-06-17 08:04

The World Cup is in full swing and American fans are celebrating victory over Ghana. Host Michel Martin gets the latest — both on and off the field — from Ricardo Zuniga of the Associated Press.

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O.J. And Oscar Trials: A 'Combination Of Celebrity, Wealth And Murder'

NPR News - Tue, 2014-06-17 08:04

O.J. Simpson's Ford Bronco was chased by police 20 years ago, marking the start of what was dubbed the "trial of the century." But how does its coverage compare with the Oscar Pistorius trial?

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Man Freed After Confessing To Killing Son During Interrogation

NPR News - Tue, 2014-06-17 08:04

After years in prison, Adrian Thomas was found not guilty for the murder of his infant son. His story was told in Scenes of a Crime. In this encore broadcast, the film's co-director explains the case.

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Democrats Unveil A Bill To Ban Internet Fast Lanes

NPR News - Tue, 2014-06-17 08:01

Lawmakers are stepping into the ongoing tussle over whether companies should have to pay more for faster Internet service to consumer homes.

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'Women abducted' in Kenya attack

BBC - Tue, 2014-06-17 07:44
At least 12 women are abducted in the latest attack on Kenya's coast, residents say, in an assault President Kenyatta blames on local politicians.

Kingman wins St James's Palace Stakes

BBC - Tue, 2014-06-17 07:43
Kingman shows his blistering pace to win the St James's Palace Stakes on day one of the 2014 Royal Ascot meeting.

PM backs 'hard-headed' Iran dialogue

BBC - Tue, 2014-06-17 07:42
David Cameron says he wants to rebuild diplomatic relations with Iran but will proceed with a "clear eye and hard head".

U.S. Captures Suspected Ringleader Of Attack In Benghazi

NPR News - Tue, 2014-06-17 07:34

Ahmed Abu Khattala was captured by American troops after coordinating with U.S. law enforcement. Khattala was charged last summer.

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Six held over PSNI vehicle contracts

BBC - Tue, 2014-06-17 07:25
Six men have been arrested in Northern Ireland and England as part of an investigation into the awarding of a number of PSNI vehicle contracts.

VIDEO: Painting found under early Picasso

BBC - Tue, 2014-06-17 07:23
A portrait of an unknown man has been found underneath an early Picasso painting

VIDEO: Passport chief apologises for delays

BBC - Tue, 2014-06-17 07:21
The head of the Passport Office, Paul Pugh, has apologised for delays in handling passport applications.

Deadly attack on Russian TV crew

BBC - Tue, 2014-06-17 07:20
A Russian journalist is killed in a mortar attack in east Ukraine, reports say, while a blast hits a major pipeline carrying gas to Europe.

A Native American Take On Tornadoes

NPR News - Tue, 2014-06-17 07:13

What causes deadly twisters? The Native Americans of Oklahoma offered one answer.

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VIDEO: Warning over 'crash for cash' cases

BBC - Tue, 2014-06-17 07:10
One of the UK's biggest car insurers says the number of crash for cash claims from fraudsters went up by more than 50 percent last year.

Returning Azarenka loses at Eastbourne

BBC - Tue, 2014-06-17 07:07
Victoria Azarenka suffers a three-set defeat by Italy's Camila Giorgi on her return from injury in Eastbourne.
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