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AUDIO: Tour gives Yorkshire boost 'already'

BBC News - Thu, 03/27/2014 - 15:59
Organisers for the Yorkshire leg of the Tour de France says the event is already boosting tourism in the area.

AUDIO: Pet cat saves diabetic girl 20 times

BBC Health - Thu, 03/27/2014 - 14:03
A rescue cat has learnt to sense when her diabetic owner's blood sugar levels are too low.

AUDIO: Pet cat saves diabetic girl 20 times

BBC News - Thu, 03/27/2014 - 14:03
A rescue cat has learnt to sense when her diabetic owner's blood sugar levels are too low.

VIDEO: Welcome to Mars on Earth

BBC News - Thu, 03/27/2014 - 14:02
Richard Lancaster gives the BBC a guided tour of Stevenage's own indoor version of the Red Planet, and explains how it is being used to test the ExoMars rover.

VIDEO: New pension changes come into force

BBC News - Thu, 03/27/2014 - 13:53
The first stage of the overhaul of pensions, announced in the Budget, has come into force with retirees given greater access to their pension pots.

VIDEO: Savile claims 'to be investigated'

BBC News - Thu, 03/27/2014 - 13:51
Claims Jimmy Savile abused children at 21 children's homes and schools in England must be investigated by local authorities, the government has said.

VIDEO: Police 'fail domestic abuse victims'

BBC News - Thu, 03/27/2014 - 13:39
Widespread failure to deal with domestic violence by police in England and Wales means thousands are at risk of serious harm or death, a report says.

VIDEO: 'Overweight' now seen as 'normal'

BBC Health - Thu, 03/27/2014 - 13:36
Being overweight has become the new normal in England, Chief Medical Officer Dame Sally Davies has said in her annual report.

VIDEO: 'Overweight' now seen as 'normal'

BBC News - Thu, 03/27/2014 - 13:36
Being overweight has become the new normal in England, Chief Medical Officer Dame Sally Davies has said in her annual report.

VIDEO: China factory fire kills at least 11

BBC News - Thu, 03/27/2014 - 13:27
A fire at an underwear factory in southern China kills at least 11 people and injures 15 more.

VIDEO: 'Two thirds of adults overweight'

BBC Health - Thu, 03/27/2014 - 12:55
Being overweight is increasingly seen as the norm, England's chief medical officer Dame Sally Davies says.

VIDEO: 'Two thirds of adults overweight'

BBC News - Thu, 03/27/2014 - 12:55
Being overweight is increasingly seen as the norm, England's chief medical officer Dame Sally Davies says.

VIDEO: Will plain packs for cigarettes work?

BBC Health - Thu, 03/27/2014 - 12:47
Plans to bring in plain cigarette packaging were dropped, but will be reviewed with a report due out in coming weeks.

AUDIO: Rape victim's children face adoption

BBC News - Thu, 03/27/2014 - 12:12
A mother says a decision to put her children up for adoption over fears that she may get back with her violent former partner is "barbaric".

VIDEO: How worker escaped Houston inferno

BBC News - Thu, 03/27/2014 - 11:40
A construction worker who was rescued from a burning building in Houston, Texas has thanked the fire fighter who saved his life.

VIDEO: Obama meets Pope for first time

BBC News - Thu, 03/27/2014 - 10:46
US President Barack Obama has met Pope Francis for the first time, on the third leg of the US president's European tour.

VIDEO: Secret of shopping in a 'rubbish store'

BBC News - Thu, 03/27/2014 - 09:41
More than £400m of unwanted items end up in the tip but there is a new drive to recycle and resell many of the perfectly usable goods.

VIDEO: Is Felicity about to hit the big time?

BBC News - Thu, 03/27/2014 - 08:26
Tom Brook looks at whether or not British actress Felicity Jones is about to break into Hollywood when she appears in The Amazing Spider-Man 2

VIDEO: Homes throw away £400m of goods

BBC News - Thu, 03/27/2014 - 08:00
More than £400m worth of unwanted household items end up being thrown away, despite the fact they are still in good enough condition to use.

VIDEO: How to make a perfect cup of tea

BBC News - Thu, 03/27/2014 - 06:15
Maths students at the University of Leicester say they have worked out the precise formula for the perfect cup of tea.
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