National / International News

Data law breaches by Companies House

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-14 08:33
Confidential and personal details have been sent to the wrong people by staff at Companies House in Cardiff, BBC Wales learns.

Derby County 1-2 Reading

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-14 08:31
Yakubu came off the bench to score his first Reading goal and secure an FA Cup fifth-round victory at Derby.

Blackburn Rovers 4-1 Stoke City

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-14 07:58
Josh King scores a hat-trick as Championship side Blackburn shock 10-man Premier League side Stoke in the FA Cup fifth round.

Yarnold wins World Cup gold in Sochi

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-14 07:44
Britain's Olympic and European champion Lizzy Yarnold wins the final World Cup event of the season in Sochi.

West Ham apologise for FA Cup defeat

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-14 07:38
West Ham chairman David Gold and keeper Adrian apologise to the club's fans following their 4-0 FA Cup defeat at West Brom.

Search launched for woman in river

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-14 07:36
A search and rescue operation is launched after a motorist reported seeing a woman fall from a bridge, possibly carrying a child.

Attack On Copenhagen Cafe Apparently Aimed At Cartoonist

NPR News - Sat, 2015-02-14 07:31

Artist Lars Vilks, who has received numerous death threats for the publication in 2007 of caricatures of the Prophet Muhammad, was attending a free-speech gathering in the Danish capital.

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Shooting at Danish blasphemy seminar

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-14 07:03
Danish police have said three officers were shot outside a blasphemy debate in Copenhagen attended by the French ambassador and a controversial cartoonist.

VIDEO: YouTube celebrates tenth anniversary

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-14 06:59
Video sharing site YouTube celebrates its tenth anniversary.

Canadian Police Say They've Foiled Would-Be Valentine's Day Massacre

NPR News - Sat, 2015-02-14 06:52

One suspect reportedly killed himself when his home was surrounded by authorities. A 23-year-old woman from Illinois was among three people arrested in connection with the alleged plot.

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Unlabelled nuts in food prompts probe

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-14 06:40
The discovery of almonds in two products not advertised as containing nuts prompts a wider investigation by the Food Standards Agency.

Camera seeks dark energy clues

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-14 06:33
California scientists have given details of a telescope camera they are assembling to study "dark energy".

Passengers get 'romantic' send-off

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-14 06:03
Train passengers are given a romantic send-off by Valentine's Day-themed messages on departure boards.

Sherwood named new Aston Villa boss

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-14 06:02
Tim Sherwood is appointed the new manger of Aston Villa, replacing Paul Lambert who was sacked last week.

Around The U.S., Voting Technology Is All Over The Place

NPR News - Sat, 2015-02-14 05:51

Voting machines purchased after the 2000 elections are coming to the end of their useful lives. States are looking to buy new equipment but there's little money and technology is changing rapidly.

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Warning of oil contractors strike

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-14 05:42
Offshore contract workers are to be balloted on possible industrial action in a row over changes to working conditions.

Pope appoints 20 new cardinals

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-14 05:39
Pope Francis appoints 20 new cardinals at a Vatican ceremony, boosting the number of men from developing countries in the group that will elect his successor.

West Bromwich Albion 4-0 West Ham

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-14 05:36
Record buy Brown Ideye strikes twice as West Brom ease past 10-man West Ham to reach the FA Cup quarter-finals.

Another Blizzard Curls In From The Northeast

NPR News - Sat, 2015-02-14 05:25

From New York to Maine, the upper Atlantic coast is bracing for yet another major winter storm.

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Umpiring error denies Taylor century

BBC - Sat, 2015-02-14 05:23
The ICC admits that an umpiring error cost James Taylor a century opportunity in England's World Cup defeat by Australia.