National / International News

Cantor's Loss In Va. Is Immigration Issue's Death Knell. Or Not.

NPR News - Wed, 2014-06-11 16:58

Immigration was a key issue in Tuesday's primary. Rep. Eric Cantor's defeat may discourage others from promoting policy changes. But some advocates say the outlook for overhaul isn't so bleak.

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Suicide Rate In U.S. And Europe Climbed During Great Recession

NPR News - Wed, 2014-06-11 16:45

Scientists can't prove a causal link, but the disturbing correlation in the data deserves a closer look, researchers say. Some countries seemed more resilient than others.

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Life in a Christian 'fundamentalist' school

BBC - Wed, 2014-06-11 16:44
Life in a Christian "fundamentalist" school

Ayckbourn on keeping theatre alive

BBC - Wed, 2014-06-11 16:42
Alan Ayckbourn on using ping pong balls to reinvent theatre

Four people found murdered in Cuba

BBC - Wed, 2014-06-11 16:39
Four people found murdered in Cuba may have been trying to leave the island illegally, perhaps with the help of traffickers.

Birds' 'black ties' smaller in city

BBC - Wed, 2014-06-11 16:27
Great tits with smaller black chest stripes have higher survival rates in an urban habitat, a study shows.

Recession 'led to 10,000 suicides'

BBC - Wed, 2014-06-11 16:09
The economic crisis in Europe and North America led to more than 10,000 suicides, according to figures from UK researchers.

VIDEO: Inside the US Secret Service

BBC - Wed, 2014-06-11 16:00
Inside account of a career protecting the US President

School appoints 'head of research'

BBC - Wed, 2014-06-11 15:56
A pioneering independent school is creating its own in-house research centre to see what really works in the classroom.

Thousands 'missing out on education'

BBC - Wed, 2014-06-11 15:48
Thousands of children in England are missing out on an education, the National Children's Bureau warns.

Green cash key to a new global deal?

BBC - Wed, 2014-06-11 15:42
Is it the key to a new global deal on climate change?

Blast targets Benghazi checkpoint

BBC - Wed, 2014-06-11 15:31
A large explosion at an army checkpoint outside the eastern Libyan city of Benghazi wounds six people and kills the attacker, army officials say.

'Signs of caution' in housing market

BBC - Wed, 2014-06-11 15:18
Surveyors have reduced their expectations for house price growth in the UK, despite a continued shortage of homes for sale.

Mainstream media lead in online news

BBC - Wed, 2014-06-11 15:16
A new report on the state of digital news finds established brands are still the main players and few people are prepared to pay for online content.

VIDEO: The filmmakers keeping film 'alive'

BBC - Wed, 2014-06-11 15:14
Tom Brook looks at the filmmakers who are trying to preserve the use of celluloid film.

Housing demand 'higher than supply'

BBC - Wed, 2014-06-11 15:09
House prices continue to rise as interest from buyers outstrips the number of properties available to buy, according to surveyors.

France's flaws

BBC - Wed, 2014-06-11 15:05
Why the country isn't in the democratic creme de la creme

Five hidden US travel destinations

BBC - Wed, 2014-06-11 15:05
Five US tourist spots you've probably never heard of

Can giving away trade secrets benefit business?

BBC - Wed, 2014-06-11 15:02
Can giving away your designs benefit business?

Today at the World Cup: All you need to know

BBC - Wed, 2014-06-11 15:01
Who is playing? How can you watch the games? Who does our expert think will win? All the information you need on World Cup day one.

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