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Armed gang jailed for pub robberies

BBC News Feed - Fri, 11/21/2014 - 18:29
A gang of robbers behind a string of armed raids on pubs and restaurants across Leeds are jailed.

Rutherford 'would back' Doha boycott

BBC News Feed - Fri, 11/21/2014 - 18:28
Greg Rutherford says he would support any athlete who chooses to boycott the 2019 World Championships.

VIDEO: Two dead in London balcony incident

BBC News Feed - Fri, 11/21/2014 - 18:28
Two men die and six other people are injured in an incident in Cadogan Square, Knightsbridge where a sofa was being moved through a balcony window.

VIDEO: Twitter co-founder defends application

BBC News Feed - Fri, 11/21/2014 - 18:18
The chairman and co-founder of Twitter is in London for the global launch of his new company 'Square'.

Deadly stadium stampede in Zimbabwe

BBC News Feed - Fri, 11/21/2014 - 18:04
Eleven people have been killed in a stampede after a religious service in a stadium in Zimbabwe, police say.

France's Hollande to visit Guinea

BBC News Feed - Fri, 11/21/2014 - 17:52
France's President Francois Hollande says he will travel to the West African country of Guinea, one of the worst affected by the Ebola epidemic.

Weekendish: The best of the week's reads

BBC News Feed - Fri, 11/21/2014 - 17:45
The best reads you need to catch up on

Airbus in £100m investment pledge

BBC News Feed - Fri, 11/21/2014 - 17:44
Plane-maker Airbus is investing £100m in research, development and training with £56m for its Flintshire factory.

Venice considers wheeled luggage ban

BBC News Feed - Fri, 11/21/2014 - 17:42
The Italian city of Venice is considering a ban on noisy wheeled suitcases amid concerns they are keeping locals awake at night.

10 things we didn't know last week

BBC News Feed - Fri, 11/21/2014 - 17:39
Seals fancy penguins, and more nuggets.

VIDEO: Gebrselassie: From track to business

BBC News Feed - Fri, 11/21/2014 - 17:29
How Olympic athlete and world record holder Haile Gebrselassie has become a property mogul and leading investor in Ethiopia.

VIDEO: US snow prompts roof collapse fears

BBC News Feed - Fri, 11/21/2014 - 17:24
Residents in parts of New York State hit by severe snow storms are working to clear their roofs, amid fears that the weight of the snow could cause them to collapse.

Bellew fight is acid test - Cleverly

BBC News Feed - Fri, 11/21/2014 - 17:19
Nathan Cleverly says Saturday's much-hyped fight with Tony Bellew is the "acid test" for his world title credentials.

VIDEO: Please clamber around the exhibit

BBC News Feed - Fri, 11/21/2014 - 17:12
The Tate gallery has teamed up with Minecraft to produce digital, 3D landscapes, which visitors can explore, and interact with.

China rate cut spurs global markets

BBC News Feed - Fri, 11/21/2014 - 17:11
A cut in interest rates in China and comments from Europe's Central Bank chief spur US markets on to fresh highs

VIDEO: Dyson: 'Keep engineers in Britain'

BBC News Feed - Fri, 11/21/2014 - 17:06
James Dyson tells the BBC it is important to keep engineers in Britain to produce hi-tech exports, as he announces a £1bn investment in research and development.

VIDEO: The minute after Obama announced his immigration plan

BBC News Feed - Fri, 11/21/2014 - 16:58
The minute after Obama's immigration speech

Teenager raped 91-year-old woman

BBC News Feed - Fri, 11/21/2014 - 16:56
A teenager admits raping a 91-year-old woman after forcing his way into her home in Bellshill, North Lanarkshire.

Week in pictures: 15-21 November 2014

BBC News Feed - Fri, 11/21/2014 - 16:43
The best news photos from around the world

Google tries ad-free net experiment

BBC News Feed - Fri, 11/21/2014 - 16:30
Search giant Google has unveiled an experiment that lets people pay to visit sites rather than see adverts.
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