World News Stories
10 March 2014 Last updated at 21:35 Theresa Riggi killed her three children in August 2010 An American woman who killed her three children in Edinburgh has been found dead in a secure hospital in Nottinghamshire. Theresa Riggi, 50, was … Continue reading
10 March 2014 Last updated at 17:55 PC Keith Blakelock was stabbed 43 times, the Old Bailey has heard PC Keith Blakelock curled up in a ball and screamed for help as a mob hacked him to death during the … Continue reading
10 March 2014 Last updated at 19:37 By Paul Rincon Science editor, BBC News website Lydia was satellite tagged off the coast of Florida last year, allowing scientists to track her movements The first great white shark seen to cross … Continue reading
10 March 2014 Last updated at 18:49 Nigel Evans was warned about his behaviour by colleagues, the court heard The former deputy speaker of the House of Commons sexually abused young men in Parliament and at the Conservative Party conference, … Continue reading
NATO has said it will start reconnaissance flights over Poland and Romania to monitor the situation in neighbouring Ukraine where Russian forces have taken control of Crimea. The AWACS (Airborne Warning and Control System) flights will take place solely over NATO territory, the alliance said … Continue reading
Libyan authorities say the navy has seized control of a tanker as it tried to ship oil out of a port under the control of rebels who plan to sell it independently. The state oil firm NOC said the tanker was … Continue reading
Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has lashed out at “hypocrisy” over Iran as he unveiled a shipment of arms allegedly dispatched by Tehran to Gaza. Netanyahu on Monday toured a display of rockets intercepted by navy commandos on the Red … Continue reading
The disappearance of a Malaysian jetliner is an “unprecedented aviation mystery”, a senior official said on Monday, the third day of a massive air and sea search to find any confirmed trace of the plane or the 239 people aboard. … Continue reading
10 March 2014 Last updated at 15:03 Uli Hoeness could face a jail term if convicted Uli Hoeness, president of European football champions Bayern Munich, has admitted in court to defrauding Germany’s tax authorities of 18m euros (£15m; $25m). Prosecutors … Continue reading
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