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VIDEO: Wiggins reveals 2014 SPOTY nominees

BBC News Feed - Mon, 11/24/2014 - 21:03
2012 Sports Personality of the Year Bradley Wiggins reveals the candidates for this year's award.

US university gets Marquez archive

BBC News Feed - Mon, 11/24/2014 - 20:50
The University of Texas acquires the archives of Nobel prize-winning late Colombian writer, Gabriel Garcia Marquez.

Bishop gives road gritters blessing

BBC News Feed - Mon, 11/24/2014 - 20:49
Gritters are the latest subject of a blessing by the Bishop of Lincoln, who has previously blessed church toilets.

Submarines to be decommissioned

BBC News Feed - Mon, 11/24/2014 - 20:31
Two submarines will stay at Devonport, Plymouth until being decommissioned while two others will move to Faslane, Clyde.

AMs set to be given £10,000 pay rise

BBC News Feed - Mon, 11/24/2014 - 20:28
Members of the Welsh assembly could get a £10,000 pay rise after the 2016 election, the body which sets their salaries says.

Teacher 'taped pupil to chair'

BBC News Feed - Mon, 11/24/2014 - 20:14
A teacher and a classroom assistant taped a seven-year-old pupil to a chair during a five-month campaign of bullying, a court hears.

Dying woman sues for diagnosis delay

BBC News Feed - Mon, 11/24/2014 - 20:07
A terminally ill woman who claims a hospital did not treat her suspected cancer as urgent has launched legal action against a health board.

'Militant traders' raid Nigeria town

BBC News Feed - Mon, 11/24/2014 - 19:44
Residents and soldiers are fleeing a Nigerian town raided by militant Islamists disguised as traders, officials say, as the country's top Muslim leader criticises the military.

Teen dies in hospital after shooting

BBC News Feed - Mon, 11/24/2014 - 19:36
A murder investigation is launched after an 18-year-old man died of gunshot wounds in hospital.

VIDEO: Pro-independence paper goes on sale

BBC News Feed - Mon, 11/24/2014 - 19:29
A new newspaper, claiming to represent those who voted for independence from Britain in last September's referendum, has been launched in Scotland.

Labour's '£250m police savings' vow

BBC News Feed - Mon, 11/24/2014 - 19:22
Labour says it has identified £250m in cost savings in the police service, promising to use the cash to protect the front line.

Sports Personality 2014 contenders

BBC News Feed - Mon, 11/24/2014 - 19:22
Who will be crowned BBC Sports Personality of the Year?

Sports Personality shortlist named

BBC News Feed - Mon, 11/24/2014 - 19:19
Ten contenders are named on the shortlist for the 2014 BBC Sports Personality of the Year award on 14 December.

VIDEO: Llewelyn-Bowen's festive park closes

BBC News Feed - Mon, 11/24/2014 - 19:18
An attraction styled, though not produced, by TV interior designer Laurence Llewelyn-Bowen has had to close after just one day, following complaints from hundreds of disappointed customers.

US death sparks replica gun law call

BBC News Feed - Mon, 11/24/2014 - 19:00
The fatal shooting by US police of a 12-year-old boy brandishing a replica gun in a playground prompts calls for the guns to be more clearly marked.

Iran nuclear talks deadline extended

BBC News Feed - Mon, 11/24/2014 - 18:58
The deadline for a nuclear deal with Iran is extended to the end of June after talks in Vienna failed to reach a comprehensive agreement.

Sturridge will return 'soon enough'

BBC News Feed - Mon, 11/24/2014 - 18:56
Liverpool striker Daniel Sturridge says his injury troubles are making him stronger and he will be back "soon enough".

RBS 'wanted critic's mortgage back'

BBC News Feed - Mon, 11/24/2014 - 18:41
A businessman who wrote a government report that criticised RBS has been told he can no longer remain a customer of the bank, Panorama learns.

ID-theft equality boss found guilty

BBC News Feed - Mon, 11/24/2014 - 18:38
The former head of the Somerset Racial Equality Council is convicted of fraud after stealing another man's identity.

VIDEO: US police kill boy carrying fake gun

BBC News Feed - Mon, 11/24/2014 - 18:33
A 12-year-old boy has died after being shot by police in the US city of Cleveland, while carrying what turned out to be a replica gun.
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