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Google apologises for racist blunder

BBC News Feed - Wed, 07/01/2015 - 14:02
Google says it is "appalled" that its Photos app mislabelled several photos of a black American couple as showing gorillas.

Family of 12 'may have gone to Syria'

BBC News Feed - Wed, 07/01/2015 - 14:01
A family of 12 from Luton including a baby and two grandparents could have travelled to Syria after going missing, police say.

Syria rebels shoot dead IS militants

BBC News Feed - Wed, 07/01/2015 - 13:55
Syrian rebels release a video showing them shooting dead 18 alleged Islamic State (IS) militants, mimicking footage of killings by the jihadist group.

Scotland to roll out 'Clare's Law'

BBC News Feed - Wed, 07/01/2015 - 13:50
A trial scheme which allows people to be told if their partner has been violent in the past is to be extended across Scotland.

Barrier Reef spared 'danger' listing

BBC News Feed - Wed, 07/01/2015 - 13:47
United Nations heritage body Unesco votes not to put Australia's Great Barrier Reef on its world danger list.

Ex-NoW deputy cleared over hacking

BBC News Feed - Wed, 07/01/2015 - 13:45
The former deputy editor of the News of the World, Neil Wallis, is cleared of conspiracy to hack voicemails, four years after he was first arrested.

VIDEO: Feeding Chad's children with Unicef

BBC Health - Wed, 07/01/2015 - 13:10
Medical editor Fergus Walsh visited a Unicef nutrition centre in Chad to see what is being done to tackle the problem of child malnutrition.

Apple farm boss jailed over deaths

BBC News Feed - Wed, 07/01/2015 - 13:06
A fruit farm manager is jailed for the manslaughter of two of his workers who died after being sent into a nitrogen-filled storage store while holding their breath.

Man comes forward over drone injury

BBC News Feed - Wed, 07/01/2015 - 13:00
A man contacts police after piloting a drone that knocked a woman unconscious when it hit her in the head.

VIDEO: What is productivity anyway?

BBC News Feed - Wed, 07/01/2015 - 12:52
An instant guide to Britain's 'productivity puzzle'

Probe refines Pluto flyby path

BBC News Feed - Wed, 07/01/2015 - 12:50
The American New Horizons spacecraft makes its last planned targeting manoeuvre as it bears down on Pluto.

Alexis Tsipras and his Greek gamble

BBC News Feed - Wed, 07/01/2015 - 12:48
The Greek prime minister's efforts to balance the books may add up to his departure, writes Gavin Hewitt.

GB's Broady out to 16th seed Goffin

BBC News Feed - Wed, 07/01/2015 - 12:47
Britain's Liam Broady goes out of Wimbledon in the second round with defeat by Belgium's David Goffin 7-6 6-1 6-1.

UK outlook 'worsens' on Greece crisis

BBC News Feed - Wed, 07/01/2015 - 12:42
The outlook for the UK's financial stability has worsened in the light of events in Greece, Bank of England governor Mark Carney warns.

VIDEO: UK's Tunisia dead being flown back

BBC News Feed - Wed, 07/01/2015 - 12:41
The bodies of eight British tourists killed in last Friday's attack at a holiday resort in Tunisia are being flown back by the RAF to the UK.

Mobile phone death crash woman jailed

BBC News Feed - Wed, 07/01/2015 - 12:31
A woman who killed a cyclist in Fife after using her mobile phone while driving has been jailed for five years.

UK and Irish leaders remember Somme

BBC News Feed - Wed, 07/01/2015 - 12:08
Secretary of State Theresa Villiers and Irish Foreign Minister Charlie Flanagan attend Somme remembrance ceremony in Belfast.

Rail upgrades get £17m EU funding

BBC News Feed - Wed, 07/01/2015 - 12:05
EU funding of 24m euros (£17m) has been secured for two railway upgrades in Northern Ireland, including the Londonderry-Coleraine line.

Honduras corruption probe widens

BBC News Feed - Wed, 07/01/2015 - 12:00
A court in Honduras orders the arrest of a senior lawmaker amid a widening probe into embezzlement in the country's health system.

VIDEO: 'No wonder they call him Dodgy Dave'

BBC News Feed - Wed, 07/01/2015 - 11:54
Dennis Skinner and David Cameron clash at PMQs over miners' pensions with the Speaker having to intervene.
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