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Facebook suffers widespread outage

BBC News Feed - 23 min 7 sec ago
Social networking site Facebook suffered from a widespread outage on Tuesday, before coming back online.

Aer Lingus 'willing' to agree IAG bid

BBC News Feed - 29 min 20 sec ago
Irish airline Aer Lingus says it is "willing" to accept a €1.36bn takeover offer from British Airways owner IAG if the interests of "relevant parties" are satisfied.

Miliband to pledge longer care visits

BBC News Feed - 42 min 45 sec ago
Labour leader Ed Miliband is to set out details of Labour's "10-year plan" for the NHS, including longer homecare visits.

New York shuts down for blizzard

BBC News Feed - 44 min 12 sec ago
New York City and other areas in the north-east US have shut down ahead of a snowstorm that could dump as much as 76cm (30ins) of snow.

High cholesterol in mid-life risky

BBC News Feed - 47 min 42 sec ago
Having even slightly raised cholesterol in midlife significantly increases a person's risk of heart disease, research reveals.

Aer Lingus 'willing to take IAG bid'

BBC News Feed - 55 min 33 sec ago
The board of Aer Lingus says it is willing to accept a takeover proposal worth about £1bn from British Airways owner, International Airlines Group.

Rangers accept £10m Ashley loan

BBC News Feed - 1 hour 3 min ago
Rangers agree a £10m loan from Mike Ashley's Sports Direct to relieve the club's "perilous" financial state.

VIDEO: US states 'closed' amid snowstorm

BBC News Feed - 1 hour 20 min ago
The eastern seaboard of the United States and Canada is bracing for a massive storm, with winds of up to 80 mph (130km/h) expected to bring up to 3ft (1m) of snow.

Primary school standards 'decline'

BBC News Feed - 1 hour 27 min ago
The standards of primary schools inspected in Wales declined in 2014 compared to previous years, according to education watchdog Estyn.

The challenge of change in the NHS

BBC News Feed - 1 hour 30 min ago
Nigel Edwards, chief executive of health research body, Nuffield Trust, looks at the challenges facing the NHS in Wales - and comparisons with England.

VIDEO: Argentina's secret service 'disbanded'

BBC News Feed - 1 hour 33 min ago
The Argentine President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner has announced she plans to disband the country's intelligence agency.

Obama addresses town hall meeting

BBC News Feed - 1 hour 39 min ago
US President Barack Obama addresses a town hall-style meeting with young Indians in Delhi on the final day of his relationship-boosting visit.

Nadal beaten by Berdych in Melbourne

BBC News Feed - 1 hour 42 min ago
Tomas Berdych ends a 17-match losing streak against Rafael Nadal as he beats him to reach the Australian Open semi-finals.

Election countdown and Greece - papers

BBC News Feed - 1 hour 45 min ago
Two general elections occupy the front pages as the papers look ahead to the UK's poll and back to the one in Greece.

Tourist turtle washes up in Donegal

BBC News Feed - 2 hours 6 min ago
A loggerhead turtle that washed up on a County Donegal beach is being treated for hypothermia at Exploris Aquarium in Portaferry, County Down.

Major health review to be published

BBC News Feed - 2 hours 19 min ago
A major review into how Northern Ireland's health service is being run is due to be published later.

England's environment 'in decline'

BBC News Feed - 2 hours 23 min ago
England's natural environment is in decline and its deterioration is harming the economy, an independent advisory group warns.

Dementia 'link' to common drugs

BBC News Feed - 3 hours 7 min ago
A study links commonly used medicines, including over-the-counter treatments for conditions such as insomnia and hay-fever, to dementia.

Qantas ups fares after surcharge cut

BBC News Feed - 3 hours 46 min ago
Australia's national carrier Qantas will axe fuel surcharges on international ticket prices, but will raise base air fares to compensate for the cut.

VIDEO: Splashdown as plane runs out of fuel

BBC News Feed - 3 hours 55 min ago
Dramatic footage has been released of the moment a pilot, whose plane was running out of fuel, survived ditching in the ocean off Hawaii on Sunday.
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