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Magee expansion 'crucial' for jobs

BBC News - Sun, 01/25/2015 - 09:52
The expansion of Ulster University's Magee campus in Londonderry would be an economic "game-changer" for the area, a leading Derry businessman says.
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Broadmoor fraud claims investigated

BBC News - Sun, 01/25/2015 - 09:32
An investigation is launched into allegations of fraud and overspending at the trust which runs Broadmoor high security hospital.
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The NFL's deflated balls explained

BBC News - Sun, 01/25/2015 - 08:50
The 'deflate-gate' saga has been eating up column inches, with chat-show hosts, cartoonists and even Kevin Costner having their say.
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VIDEO: Kosovo protests after 'savages' slur

BBC News - Sun, 01/25/2015 - 08:37
Police in Kosovo have fired teargas to disperse thousands of ethnic Albanians after violence at the end of an anti-government protest in the capital Pristina on Saturday.
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Birdman given boost in Oscars race

BBC News - Sun, 01/25/2015 - 08:33
Michael Keaton's film Birdman emerges as a strong contender for the Academy Awards after being given the Producers Guild of America's top prize.
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VIDEO: Icy mystery: Pluto ready for close-up

BBC News - Sun, 01/25/2015 - 08:30
The US space agency's mission to Pluto is about to take its first pictures of the mysterious icy world.
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VIDEO: How do you 'bounce' water? - 15 Secs

BBC News - Sun, 01/25/2015 - 07:45
Scientists at the University of Rochester in New York have developed "self-cleaning" metal that enables water droplets to gather dust particles, then bounce and slide away.
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£2.9bn child support 'uncollectable'

BBC News - Sun, 01/25/2015 - 06:47
Billions of pounds owed in child maintenance may never be recovered, government accounts show - though ministers say the debts are not "forgotten".
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UKIP defection and 'killers with keys'

BBC News - Sun, 01/25/2015 - 06:13
The defection of a UKIP MEP to the Conservatives, and a policy to provide some prisoners with keys to their own cells, are two of the topics covered in Sunday's press.
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Defector calls UKIP 'vanity project'

BBC News - Sun, 01/25/2015 - 06:04
An MEP who defected from UKIP to the Conservatives has branded his old party a "vanity project" for its leader Nigel Farage, who runs it "like a dictator".
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£700k cost of mile-long waste cleanup

BBC News - Sun, 01/25/2015 - 05:36
A council says it has "started work" on bringing 11 or more prosecutions over a "mile-long" fly-tipping site in Essex.
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Libya's Ansar confirms chief's death

BBC News - Sun, 01/25/2015 - 05:05
Libya's Islamist group Ansar al-Sharia confirms its leader Mohammad al-Zahawi has died, after apparently being wounded in October.
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VIDEO: Bolivia's festival of miniatures

BBC News - Sun, 01/25/2015 - 04:56
People in Bolivia have been holding a fair with a difference - everything is in miniature.
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VIDEO: Baseball's unhealthy habit

BBC News - Sun, 01/25/2015 - 03:13
Greater efforts are being put into ridding US baseball of the tradition of chewing tobacco which has been linked to cancer deaths.
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Deadly dip: baseball's toxic tradition

BBC News - Sun, 01/25/2015 - 03:10
The fight against baseball's toxic tradition
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Japan PM outrage at 'hostage death'

BBC News - Sun, 01/25/2015 - 02:56
Japan's prime minister condemns as "outrageous" a video declaring the murder of a Japanese hostage by Islamic State (IS).
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Junior rugby campaign urges silence

BBC News - Sun, 01/25/2015 - 02:27
Parents and coaches at junior rugby matches in Yorkshire are being asked to watch in silence as part of a drive to "challenge pitch-side behaviour".
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Costa prize winners discuss awards

BBC News - Sun, 01/25/2015 - 01:36
Interviews with authors up for Costa Book of the Year
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Last witnesses of the Holocaust

BBC News - Sun, 01/25/2015 - 01:30
Holocaust survivors hand on their stories to school pupils
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Venezuelans protest over shortages

BBC News - Sun, 01/25/2015 - 01:27
Thousands of Venezuelans attend an opposition march blaming failed government policies for widespread shortages.
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