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Police killer's release 'sickening'

BBC News Feed - 52 min 29 sec ago
A notorious police killer is to be released after 48 years in prison in a decision described as "scandalous" and "sickening"

Boko Haram 'abducts more women'

BBC News Feed - 54 min 18 sec ago
Dozens of women and girls have been abducted from two villages in north-eastern Nigeria by suspected militants despite a reported truce, residents say.

Everton fans 'hit with tear gas'

BBC News Feed - 55 min 1 sec ago
Everton fans are reportedly targeted by tear gas fired by police ahead of their Europa League match with Lille.

Caterham could miss United States GP

BBC News Feed - 56 min 25 sec ago
Bosses of the Caterham F1 admit they will struggle to race in the USA next weekend if they cannot resolve a dispute with administrators.

Guinea paying Ebola compensation

BBC News Feed - 1 hour 1 min ago
The head of Guinea's Ebola mission says the government has started paying compensation to the families of health workers who have died of the virus.

New North Sea oil field discovered

BBC News Feed - 1 hour 3 min ago
Oil firms BP and GDF Suez announce they have discovered a new field in the UK Central North Sea.

Canada parliament sits after attacks

BBC News Feed - 1 hour 8 min ago
The parliament in Ottawa returns to work and gives a hero's welcome to the sergeant-at-arms who shot a gunman dead the day before.

Murray beats Fognini in Valencia

BBC News Feed - 1 hour 16 min ago
Andy Murray moves into the quarter-finals of the Valencia Open with a convincing 6-2 6-4 win over Italy's Fabio Fognini.

Man accused of child murder attempt

BBC News Feed - 1 hour 17 min ago
A man is charged with attempted murder after a two-year-old child is discovered with a fractured skull in County Armagh.

Deal expected on EU climate cuts

BBC News Feed - 1 hour 27 min ago
A plan to cut CO2 by 40% from 1990 levels is likely to be agreed by EU leaders despite the threat of a veto from Poland.

US-led Syria strikes 'kill hundreds'

BBC News Feed - 1 hour 36 min ago
US-led air strikes against Islamic State (IS) militants in Syria have killed 553 people since September, including 464 IS fighters, activists say.

White House fence jumper arrested

BBC News Feed - 1 hour 40 min ago
A man who jumped the White House fence was attacked by dogs before being arrested, in the latest security incident at the US president's official home.

Costa out of hospital after illness

BBC News Feed - 1 hour 53 min ago
Chelsea's Diego Costa is released from hospital after being admitted with a severe stomach bug following international duty.

Canada 'will never be intimidated'

BBC News Feed - 1 hour 58 min ago
Canada's prime minister insists his country will not be intimidated, after a gunman rampages through parliament before being shot dead.

Labour promises new immigration laws

BBC News Feed - 2 hours 4 min ago
Ed Miliband promises to bring in an immigration bill creating "clear, credible and concrete changes" within months if Labour wins next year's general election.

Deadly attacks hit Quetta city

BBC News Feed - 2 hours 11 min ago
At least 10 people are killed, eight of them Shia Muslims, in two attacks in the south-western Pakistani city of Quetta, officials say.

Tesco shares slump on profits error

BBC News Feed - 2 hours 28 min ago
Tesco shares have slumped 8% after the retailer announced that profits were overstated by £263m, £13m more than the original estimate.

Day in pictures: 23 October

BBC News Feed - 2 hours 28 min ago
24 hours of news images: 23 October

Saudi women jailed for terror links

BBC News Feed - 2 hours 30 min ago
Four women in Saudi Arabia have been given prison sentences for supporting al-Qaeda and training their sons for jihad.

Arrest after two people found dead

BBC News Feed - 2 hours 45 min ago
A man is arrested after two people in their 70s are found dead in a house in Carndonagh in County Donegal.
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