National / International News

It's the end of the world, and the BBC feels fine

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-18 15:07
Readers suggest BBC doomsday signoff

Scots jobs market 'in rude health'

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-18 15:06
Scotland's economic recovery is set to continue in 2015 with the jobs market in "relatively rude health", the Bank of Scotland says.

Clegg backs plan to reduce suicides

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-18 15:01
The government is calling for a fundamental overhaul of how the NHS tackles suicides, inspired by a programme from the US.

Libya agrees truce with militia

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-18 15:00
The Libyan army declares a partial ceasefire, two days after some of the militias in western Libya announced a truce.

The case for and against going to Davos

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-18 15:00
The sceptic versus the defender

Inequality, and North-South divide - papers

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-18 14:58
Matters of inequality feature heavily on Monday's front pages, in terms of global wealth and jobs in the UK.

Why stock market crashes happen in the autumn

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-18 14:48
Why do so many stock market crashes happen in the autumn?

VIDEO: What inspired a new bike light?

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-18 14:41
How UK entrepreneur Emily Brooke was inspired to develop a new bicycle light which projects a laser onto the road.

'Arsenal answered defensive doubts'

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-18 14:27
Arsene Wenger says Arsenal's win at Manchester City answers doubts about their defence and ability to win away at top clubs.

I am relieved I didn't quit - Murphy

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-18 13:55
Masters champion Shaun Murphy expresses his relief at not quitting snooker after his 10-2 final win over Neil Robertson.

VIDEO: UK 'needs to do more' to de-radicalise

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-18 13:47
A woman whose son came back to Britain after fighting in Syria says returning fighters need more support.

Garth Crooks's team of the week

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-18 13:46
Who was his team's best attacker and best defender - and who looks like he belongs in a spaghetti western?

Mali says it is free from Ebola

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-18 13:32
Mali says it is now free from the Ebola virus, after 42 days without a new case, the country's health minister says.

'Arsenal put defence first, at last'

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-18 13:28
MOTD2 pundit Trevor Sinclair expands on his TV analysis of what was different about Arsenal as they beat Manchester City 2-0.

U.Va. Ushers In New Year With Updated Rules For Frat Parties

NPR News - Sun, 2015-01-18 13:19

After Rolling Stone reported, then hedged on a story of gang rape at a University of Virginia frat house, U.Va. administrators announced new rules for parties for the upcoming year.

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Calif. Strike Highlights Larger Issues With Mental Health System

NPR News - Sun, 2015-01-18 12:57

This past week, more than 2,000 mental health workers for health care giant Kaiser Permanente went on strike. Organizers say Kaiser's "chronic failure" to provide timely, quality care hurts patients.

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Broken Promises On Display At Native American Treaties Exhibit

NPR News - Sun, 2015-01-18 12:57

A rare exhibit at the Smithsonian's National Museum of the American Indian explores the history of treaties between Native American nations and the U.S.

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Uber promises 50,000 jobs in Europe

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-18 12:30
The chief executive of controversial online taxi-sharing firm Uber says he wants to make 2015 a year of rapid expansion in Europe.

Lawes to miss start of Six Nations

BBC - Sun, 2015-01-18 11:48
Northampton's England second row Courtney Lawes needs ankle surgery and will miss "the first few weeks" of the Six Nations.

Delegation Of Congressional Democrats Visits Cuba

NPR News - Sun, 2015-01-18 11:26

The group of four senators and two congressional representatives will meet with members of the Cuban government in hopes of enhancing cooperation between the long-time adversaries.

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