BBC News Feed

Subscribe to BBC News Feed feed BBC News Feed
BBC News - Home
Updated: 2 hours 51 min ago

Nascar driver Dale Earnhardt survives plane crash in US

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 01:59
A private jet carrying Dale Earnhardt Jr crashed and caught fire at an airport in Tennessee.

Early fish tapeworms found at 'Britain's Pompeii' Must Farm

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 01:39
Prehistoric inhabitants were infected with intestinal worms from eating raw fish, experts say.

David Bowie's Beckenham bandstand gets Grade II listed status

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 01:29
David Bowie sang at a festival on the bandstand 50 years ago just after the release of Space Oddity.

Truck driven into protesters at US immigrant detention centre

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 01:16
The demonstrators had been blocking the entrance to the immigrant detention centre in Rhode Island.

North Korea snubs peace talks with South Korea over war drills

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 00:59
North Korea says it has “no more words to talk” with South Korea, as it test-fires more missiles.

'Hundreds' seek private clinics for medical cannabis

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 00:53
Private cannabis clinics have now opened in the UK, charging up to £800 per month for prescriptions.

Patients who cannot eat food 'fear for lives'

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 00:52
Problems making "liquid nutrition" have led to a national emergency, the NHS says.

Man killed after 'chance coming together'

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 00:45
Seven teenage boys have been arrested on suspicion of murdering 52-year-old Peter Duncan.

Lee Komaki: Former Tokyo red-light district worker hopes to enter politics

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 00:29
After a career in Tokyo's red-light district, Lee Komaki wants to enter politics. But he faces challenges.

Six things that affect your chance of a pay rise

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 00:25
Being a skilled negotiator may help, but other factors play a much bigger part.

Bournemouth cookery class for young asylum seekers

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 00:17
Workshops are teaching young asylum seekers how to cook and improve their English skills.

Didcot: The power station that inspired poetry

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 00:16
Didcot Power Station's iconic towers will be demolished as Oxfordshire's skyline changes forever.

'How I lost £25,000 when my cryptocurrency was stolen'

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 00:14
Investing in digital currencies is fraught with danger, not just because the prices are so volatile.

Quiz of the week: Why are K-pop act BTS taking a break?

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 00:08
Have you been paying attention to what's been going on over the past seven days?

What has gone wrong with rail franchising?

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 00:06
Calls to reform the system are growing amid anger over rising fares and poor punctuality.

Monkey problem: St Kitts great attraction becomes great headache

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 00:06
One of the Caribbean island's greatest tourist attractions is also one of its biggest headaches.

Murray Hall: The New York politician who broke 19th Century gender rules

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 00:00
It was only when New York businessman and politician Murray Hall died that his secret became public.

Jimmy Kimmel show fined $395k over alert skit

Thu, 08/15/2019 - 23:54
ABC’s Jimmy Kimmel Live! mocked an emergency presidential alert issued to warn of major threats.

The Papers: Tory rebels 'side with Corbyn in bid to topple PM'

Thu, 08/15/2019 - 23:28
Reaction to Jeremy Corbyn's plan to lead a caretaker government makes Friday's front pages.

The plight of a US dairy farm

Thu, 08/15/2019 - 22:59
It's a family business which has been around since 1942 - but now the last remaining cows are being sold off.