National / International News

'Selma' Stirs Powerful Memories In Its Namesake Town

NPR News - Sun, 2015-01-11 08:27

At a free screening of the film in Selma, Ala., many in the audience — both black and white — had firsthand connections to the history portrayed on the screen.

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Body of missing vulnerable man found

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-11 08:00
The body of a vulnerable man who went missing last week from his home in South Lanarkshire has been found.

West Indies in record T20 run chase

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-11 08:00
West Indies complete the highest run chase in T20 history as they beat South Africa in a thrilling game to win the series.

Possible ecstasy link after man dies

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-11 07:53
A 24-year-old man dies and two others are in a serious condition after they are suspected of taking Ecstasy at a house in East Dunbartonshire.

Man arrested after ammunition find

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-11 07:42
A 49-year-old man is arrested after chemicals and ammunition are found at a property in a village, as part of an investigation which has seen some residents evacuated.

Sullivan seals maiden European title

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-11 07:37
Englishman Andy Sullivan wins his first European Tour title with a play-off victory at the South African Open.

Arsenal 3-0 Stoke City

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-11 07:04
Alexis Sanchez scores twice as Arsenal climb above neighbours Tottenham to fifth in the Premier League.

Anita Ekberg, 50's Screen Star And Sex Symbol, Dies At 83

NPR News - Sun, 2015-01-11 07:01

The Swedish-born actress whose most famous role was as Sylvia in Federico Fellini's La Dolce Vita, died outside Rome this morning.

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Roma 2-2 Lazio

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-11 06:56
Roma talisman Francesco Totti takes a selfie of himself celebrating an equaliser in the draw against Lazio.

MP 'upset' to be labelled a snob

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-11 06:50
Labour's former shadow attorney general says she was upset to be "called a snob" after a row over her controversial tweet.

VIDEO: Crowds unite in applause in Paris

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-11 06:39
Huge crowds and some 40 world leaders gather in Paris for a unity march, after 17 people were killed during three days of deadly attacks.

British stars set to shine at Globes

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-11 06:22
Stars are gathering in Los Angeles for the Golden Globes, the first major ceremony in the awards calendar.

Sinclair C5 posse in birthday ride

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-11 06:20
Sinclair C5 enthusiasts celebrate the 30th anniversary of the electric vehicle's launch with a seaside ride out.

Mideast Conflict Could Bog Down International Criminal Court

NPR News - Sun, 2015-01-11 05:30

Palestinians have joined the court, hoping for war crimes investigations against Israel. This presents a challenge for the ICC, which has had its share of setbacks.

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Paris Suspects Declared Allegiance To Al-Qaida, ISIS

NPR News - Sun, 2015-01-11 05:28

In a video, the now-dead suspect in the seizure a kosher supermarket in Paris announces his loyalty to the leader of the self-declared Islamic State.

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Three people rescued from mountains

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-11 05:26
Three people are taken to safety following two rescue operations in the Cairngorms over the weekend.

VIDEO: 'Britain faces a similar threat'

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-11 05:21
Speaking ahead of the Paris unity march, David Cameron says Britain faces a very similar threat to France from fanatical extremism.

Former Afghanistan coach stabbed

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-11 05:13
A former Afghanistan team coach is in hospital after being stabbed near his home outside Kabul, according to police.

Fundraiser told 'go back to England'

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-11 05:00
A charity collector was kicked in the backside and told to "go back to England" while fundraising in Gwynedd.

Can Cavendish rule the world again?

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-11 04:41
Mark Cavendish shares his 2015 goals with BBC Sport's Matt Slater, and his views on riders who train on Christmas day.

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