National / International News

Why was the Shayrat airbase bombed?

BBC - Fri, 2017-04-07 08:03
Why did the US target this airbase in its first intentional attack on Syria in six years of war?

Agents' fees paid by English clubs up by 38% for 2016-17

BBC - Fri, 2017-04-07 07:41
Agents' fees paid by English clubs rise 38% - up from £160m to £220m - according to figures released by the Football Association.

Davis Cup: Five best shots as Kyle Edmund loses to Lucas Pouille

BBC - Fri, 2017-04-07 07:27
Watch five great shots as Great Britain's Kyle Edmund loses to France's Lucas Pouille in straight sets in the first singles match of their Davis Cup quarter-final in Rouen.

World Rugby Sevens: England's Dan Norton scores record-breaking try

BBC - Fri, 2017-04-07 07:18
England flyer Dan Norton becomes the all-time leading try scorer in World Sevens Series history.

Prince takes on 'little Harry' at Invictus Games trials

BBC - Fri, 2017-04-07 07:14
The prince got caught up in a impromptu sparring session at the Invictus Games team trials.

This rescue dog in America hugs stuffed toys after losing her litter of puppies

BBC - Fri, 2017-04-07 07:03
Twinkle the dog lost her puppies during her pregnancy and her owner replaced them with toys.

Truck Strikes Pedestrians In Stockholm, Injuring Multiple People

NPR News - Fri, 2017-04-07 06:57

A large truck plowed into a pedestrian walkway before hitting a department store building in Sweden's capital. Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Löfven said there are indications it was "a terror attack."

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Jeremy Corbyn says US air strikes in Syria 'wrong'

BBC - Fri, 2017-04-07 06:37
The Labour leader says US action will make the Syrian war worse as UK government backs strikes.

21st Century Fox bid for Sky cleared by Europe

BBC - Fri, 2017-04-07 06:37
EU competition authorities say Rupert Murdoch's US giant can buy the 61% of Sky it does not yet own.