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Egypt Brotherhood death sentence cut

BBC News Feed - Sat, 08/30/2014 - 14:34
The head of Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood has one death sentence commuted to life in prison, but still faces another death penalty.

Gold-diggers find treasure on beach

BBC News Feed - Sat, 08/30/2014 - 14:30
Three people have become the first confirmed diggers to find 24-carat gold treasure buried on a beach in Kent.

Iran anger over new US sanctions

BBC News Feed - Sat, 08/30/2014 - 14:20
Iran's President Hassan Rouhani criticises new US sanctions, saying they will harm negotiations over his country's nuclear programme.

Former Conservative minister dies

BBC News Feed - Sat, 08/30/2014 - 14:17
Former Conservative minister Sir David Mitchell has died aged 86 following a long illness, his family says.

VIDEO: Who will Man Utd sign and let go?

BBC News Feed - Sat, 08/30/2014 - 14:01
BBC Sport's David Ornstein reports on the latest Premier League transfer stories, including potential arrivals and departures at Manchester United.

West Ham sign Barcelona's Song on loan

BBC News Feed - Sat, 08/30/2014 - 13:54
West Ham United sign former Arsenal midfielder Alex Song on a season-long loan deal from Barcelona.

'Forgotten' Swiss baby dies in car

BBC News Feed - Sat, 08/30/2014 - 13:39
A 16-month-old baby in Switzerland dies after one of its parents went to work forgetting that the child had been left in the car.

VIDEO: Rescuers free Nicaraguan miners

BBC News Feed - Sat, 08/30/2014 - 13:16
Most of 24 gold miners trapped underground in northern Nicaragua since Thursday have been rescued, officials say.

Kluivert a candidate for County role

BBC News Feed - Sat, 08/30/2014 - 13:06
Patrick Kluivert and ex-Barcelona youth coach Sergio Lobera are candidates for the manager's job at Ross County.

Deacon abuse case dropped in 2001

BBC News Feed - Sat, 08/30/2014 - 12:57
A deacon jailed for sexually abusing pupils at a Greater Manchester school was investigated 11 years before his final arrest, police confirm.

Boy killed in crash in family's car

BBC News Feed - Sat, 08/30/2014 - 12:30
A seven-year-old boy dies and four members of his family are seriously injured when their car is in collision with a lorry in Kent.

Arson attack 'was murder attempt'

BBC News Feed - Sat, 08/30/2014 - 12:17
A man whose house was deliberately set on fire says the attack was "attempted murder".

Defender Agger leaves Liverpool

BBC News Feed - Sat, 08/30/2014 - 11:35
Liverpool defender Daniel Agger rejoins his former club Brondby after losing his place to new signing Dejan Lovren.

China warns of Hong Kong 'meddling'

BBC News Feed - Sat, 08/30/2014 - 10:35
China warns foreign countries against "meddling" in Hong Kong's politics ahead of a crucial announcement on the territory's election process.

Man Utd agree £13.8m fee for Blind

BBC News Feed - Sat, 08/30/2014 - 09:46
Manchester United agree a fee of £13.8m with Ajax for versatile Netherlands international Daley Blind.

Diana wedding cake slice sold for £828

BBC News Feed - Sat, 08/30/2014 - 09:42
A private collector pays £828 at auction for a 33-year-old slice of cake from Prince Charles and Princess Diana's wedding.

George Galloway leaves hospital

BBC News Feed - Sat, 08/30/2014 - 09:32
George Galloway leaves hospital after being treated for injuries he suffered in an attack that his spokesman believes was prompted by the MP's views on Israel.

VIDEO: Peter Kay lights up Blackpool

BBC News Feed - Sat, 08/30/2014 - 09:32
Comedian Peter Kay hosted the big switch-on of the Blackpool Illuminations

Bid to identify body after 34 years

BBC News Feed - Sat, 08/30/2014 - 09:27
DNA samples are to be taken from the family of a woman who went missing 36 years ago to see if they match remains found in the sea in 1980.

MH17 crash: Briton's body identified

BBC News Feed - Sat, 08/30/2014 - 09:20
The Foreign Office confirms the body of John Alder, one of 10 Britons killed in the Malaysia Airlines crash, has been identified.
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