National / International News

Paris Masters: Jack Sock beats Filip Krajinovic to qualify for ATP Tour Finals

BBC - Sun, 2017-11-05 07:54
Jack Sock beats Filip Krajinovic to win his first Masters 1000 title in Paris and qualify for the ATP Tour Finals.

Manchester City 3-1 Arsenal

BBC - Sun, 2017-11-05 07:45
Manchester City outclass Arsenal to open up an eight-point lead at the top of the Premier League for a few hours at least.

Ousted Catalan President Turns Himself In To Police In Brussels

NPR News - Sun, 2017-11-05 07:24

The former leader of Catalonia, Carles Puigdemont, turned himself in on Sunday, along with four ex-ministers. A Belgian judge will decide whether to extradite them to Spain.

(Image credit: Getty Images)

Corbyn defends promoting MP Kelvin Hopkins despite reprimand

BBC - Sun, 2017-11-05 07:15
It was "reasonable" to give Kelvin Hopkins a job despite concerns about him, Labour's leader says.

BBC extends Met Office weather forecast contract

BBC - Sun, 2017-11-05 07:11
The current deal is scheduled to end in March 2018 when MeteoGroup is due to take over.

BT Openreach van effigy set alight

BBC - Sun, 2017-11-05 06:32
Broadband speeds are so slow, villagers say they are unable to do more than check emails and do a little browsing.

Justin Rose birdies final hole to win Turkish Airlines Open by one shot

BBC - Sun, 2017-11-05 05:45
Justin Rose birdies three of the final four holes to complete back-to-back wins with victory at the Turkish Airlines Open.

Joint Chiefs say invasion 'only way' to totally disarm N Korea

BBC - Sun, 2017-11-05 05:36
A ground invasion is the only way to destroy Pyongyang's nuclear arsenal, the Joint Chiefs say.

Tottenham Hotspur 1-0 Crystal Palace

BBC - Sun, 2017-11-05 05:08
Son Heung-min curls in a superb winner as Tottenham edge victory over the Premier League's bottom club Crystal Palace.

Michelle Pfeiffer: Abuse of women in Hollywood is 'systemic'

BBC - Sun, 2017-11-05 04:54
Michelle Pfeiffer says the Harvey Weinstein scandal exposed the "systemic" mistreatment of young people.

West Ham: David Moyes 'interested' as club review Slaven Bilic future

BBC - Sun, 2017-11-05 04:38
David Moyes says he would be interested in becoming West Ham manager, with Slaven Bilic's future to be decided in the next 48 hours.

Power, Consent And Sexual Harassment In The Public Eye

NPR News - Sun, 2017-11-05 04:31

Writer Cathy Young says the outcry against sexual harassment may be going too far — that punishments don't fit the alleged crimes. Podcaster Kaitlin Prest says people still don't understand consent.

(Image credit: Rich Polk/Getty Images for The Weinstein C)

Catalonia crackdown: Ex-leader Puigdemont hands himself in to police

BBC - Sun, 2017-11-05 04:07
Former Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont and several ex-advisers turn themselves in to Belgian police.

PHOTOS: An Amazing Eye For The Colors Of India

NPR News - Sun, 2017-11-05 03:20

Black and white pictures were popular when Raghubir Singh started out as a photographer. But he insisted on color. A new retrospective shows his ground-breaking work.

(Image credit: Raghubir Singh/© 2017 Succession Raghubir Singh)

Scotland v Netherlands: Darren Fletcher and Leigh Griffiths withdraw from squad

BBC - Sun, 2017-11-05 03:10
Stoke City's Darren Fletcher and Celtic's Leigh Griffiths drop out of the Scotland squad for Thursday's friendly against Netherlands.

Is Trump Changing The Presidency Or Is It Changing Him? 4 Historians Weigh In

NPR News - Sun, 2017-11-05 03:05

A year after Election Day, NPR asked four historians what they think of President Trump, his tenure in the Oval Office so far and his impact on the nation's highest and most powerful office.

(Image credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Woman's deliberate scratch snares Watford burglar

BBC - Sun, 2017-11-05 03:00
A court hears Annie-Laure Promonet "made it her aim" to obtain Marvyn Mulvey's DNA.

The Russia Investigations: D.C. Braces For More From Mueller; Ripple Effects Widen

NPR News - Sun, 2017-11-05 03:00

D.C. hunkers down, uncertain whether there'll be more legal action from DOJ special counsel Robert Mueller, as the imbroglio contagion spreads. Plus, Big Tech finishes its marathon on Capitol Hill.

(Image credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Fireworks display in Amesbury injures 14

BBC - Sun, 2017-11-05 02:59
Hotel in Amesbury apologises after display goes wrong and fireworks shoot into a crowd.

Ashes 2017-18: England's James Anderson takes four wickets against Western Australia XI

BBC - Sun, 2017-11-05 02:44
James Anderson takes four wickets on day two of England's first Ashes tour match against a Western Australia XI.