National / International News

I'm A Celebrity 2017 winner revealed

BBC - 5 hours 15 min ago
The winner of the ITV show was crowned by Ant and Dec on Sunday evening.

California wildfires: Santa Barbara threatened by Thomas fire

BBC - 5 hours 17 min ago
Fresh evacuations are ordered as the largest of the state's wildfires burns largely uncontrolled.

Rohingya Activist: 'Rohingya Are Not Safe Anywhere'

NPR News - 5 hours 20 min ago

More than half of Myanmar's Rohingya have fled the country since 1978 because of periodic military crackdowns. Activist Adbul Rasheed is working for the safe repatriation of his people.

(Image credit: Claire Harbage/NPR)

'Fight For Rights Will Continue' In Zimbabwe, #ThisFlag Movement Pastor Vows

NPR News - 5 hours 28 min ago

Robert Mugabe is gone as Zimbabwe's leader, but Evan Mawarire warns that abuses have yet to end. "The citizens of our nation are not enemies to our government," he says. "They should be listened to."

(Image credit: Mujahid Safodien/AFP/Getty Images)

Buffalo Bills v Indianapolis Colts: NFL match goes ahead during blizzard

BBC - 5 hours 33 min ago
Buffalo Bills and Indianapolis Colts played on through a blizzard during their NFL match in New York.

This Year's Christmas Tree Shortage Has Roots In The Recession

NPR News - 5 hours 46 min ago

This season, a tightened tree supply dates back eight to 10 years ago, when fewer trees were planted. Due also in part to an exodus of tree farmers in the industry, prices have more than doubled.

Stories Of Syria's Uprising, And Its Backyard Funerals, In 'Gardens Speak'

NPR News - 5 hours 51 min ago

In Miami Beach, visitors were lying down in freshly-dug graves 10 at a time. It was part of Tania El Khoury's interactive artwork, which tells the tales of people killed in Syria's civil war.

(Image credit: Tania El Khoury/Courtesy of the artist)

The Internet Celebrates The First Snow Of The Season

NPR News - 7 hours 5 min ago

The Northest, Southeast, and mid-Atlantic were blanketed in the season's first snowfall this weekend, prompting some panic, and lots of Instagrammed awe.

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European Champions Cup: Exeter 8-18 Leinster

BBC - 7 hours 11 min ago
Leinster cement their position at the top of Pool Three and end Exeter's unbeaten home run with a hard-fought 18-8 victory at Sandy Park.

Plymouth Pryzm nightclub deaths: Tributes paid to teenagers

BBC - 8 hours 29 min ago
The teenagers, who are suspected to have taken ecstasy, were found collapsed in the early hours.

Record-breaking City win Manchester derby

BBC - 9 hours 42 min ago
Manchester City go 11 points clear after a record 14th consecutive Premier League win in an entertaining derby at Manchester United.

Qatar buys 24 Eurofighter Typhoon jets in £6bn deal

BBC - 9 hours 51 min ago
The move will help safeguard thousands of jobs at BAE Systems, mainly at Warton in Lancashire.

Netanyahu: Palestinians must face reality over Jerusalem

BBC - 11 hours 26 min ago
Israel's prime minister says Jerusalem has "never been the capital of any other people".

Liverpool 1-1 Everton

BBC - 11 hours 35 min ago
Captain Wayne Rooney scores from the penalty spot as Everton come from behind against Liverpool to earn a draw in the Merseyside derby at Anfield.

UK Championship 2017: No fly zone - Shaun Murphy sees off fly invader

BBC - 11 hours 48 min ago
Shaun Murphy shows who's boss as he removes an unwanted table guest to wrap up the second frame against Ronnie O'Sullivan.

Caught up in Lebanon tear gas clashes

BBC - 11 hours 52 min ago
Protests against US President Donald Trump's controversial decision turn ugly again in Beirut.

UK Championship: Ronnie O'Sullivan & Shaun Murphy tied at 4-4 in final

BBC - 12 hours ago
Ronnie O'Sullivan and Shaun Murphy are tied at 4-4 after an enthralling first session in the UK Championship final in York.

Wild elephant attacks a bus

BBC - 12 hours 7 min ago
An elephant attacked a bus in southwest China while its driver was inside.

European Champions Cup: La Rochelle 49-29 Wasps

BBC - 12 hours 33 min ago
Wasps suffer a second Champions Cup defeat of the season but rescue a four-try bonus point as they are hammered in La Rochelle.

European Cross Country Championships: Britain top medal table with five golds

BBC - 12 hours 51 min ago
Great Britain win five gold and four bronze to lead the medal table at the European Cross Country Championships in Samorin, Slovakia.