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  1. Why Is 'World's Best Democracy' So Much Better Than U.S.?Wed, 22 Feb 2017 12:39:00 GMT
    While Norway was ranked the best democracy in the world for the sixth year running, the U.S. was downgraded to a "flawed democracy."
  2. Gordon Ramsay's In-Laws Charged With Computer HackingThu, 23 Feb 2017 03:47:00 GMT
    The hot-tempered TV chef and his in-laws have been feuding ever since Ramsay fired his father-in-law in 2010.
  3. Tillerson Faces Mexican Leaders Furious Over 'Hostile' DHS PlansThu, 23 Feb 2017 03:35:00 GMT
    Secretary of State Rex Tillerson headed to Mexico to visit President Enrique Pea Nieto in an effort to help soothe tensions.
  4. Break-In Attempt Reported at Morgue Holding Kim Jong Nam's BodyWed, 22 Feb 2017 18:15:00 GMT
    Armed guards have begun 24-hour security around the Malaysian morgue where North Korean Kim Jong Un's estranged half-brother Kim Jong Nam's body is being kept after an alleged break-in attempt, officials said Wednesday.
  5. Ex-CIA Agent Will Be Extradited to Serve Italy Jail Term Over Cleric KidnappingWed, 22 Feb 2017 16:52:00 GMT
    Sabrina de Sousa spent the night in a women's prison near Lisbon after a Portuguese court ordered police to extradite her, her Portuguese lawyer, Manuel Magalhaes e Silva, told the Associated Press in an interview.
  6. Out Lawmaker Optimistic About Marriage Equality in AustraliaWed, 22 Feb 2017 15:22:00 GMT
    Alex Greenwich, an LGBTQ member of the New South Wales Legislative Assembly, is hopeful same-sex marriage can be achieved in Australia "this year."
  7. Ex-Gitmo Inmate Who Won Payout Became Suicide Bomber: ReportsWed, 22 Feb 2017 14:47:24 GMT
    Born Ronald Fiddler, Jamal al-Harith is a British citizen and Muslim convert who was released from the detention facility at Guantanamo Bay in 2004.
  8. Famine Ravages the World's Newest CountryWed, 22 Feb 2017 13:41:12 GMT
    More than 100,000 people are experiencing famine in South Sudan, according to the United Nations and government officials.
  9. Majority of Americans Worried About War In Next 4 Years: PollWed, 22 Feb 2017 11:00:00 GMT
    A majority of Americans are worried that the U.S. will become engaged in a major war in the next four years, according to the results of a new poll.
  10. Refugees Trudge Through Frozen Wilderness to Flee U.S. for CanadaWed, 22 Feb 2017 10:21:49 GMT
    More than 100 people have crossed illegally from the U.S. into Canada to seek asylum amid rising tensions in the U.S.
BBC News
  1. Motorist with 62 penalty points legally allowed to driveThu, 23 Feb 2017 00:29:28 GMT
    Some 10,000 people are legally driving, despite having more points than the usual resulting in a ban. More...
  2. Terminally ill Bradley Lowery 'has new tumour'Wed, 22 Feb 2017 20:26:24 GMT
    The five-year-old's family say scans show a tumour at the base of the youngster's back. More...
  3. Grayrigg train crash: 'The night that changed our lives'Thu, 23 Feb 2017 01:28:53 GMT
    Three men connected with the fatal train crash at Grayrigg reflect on the tragedy, 10 years on. More...
  4. Storm Doris winds reach 87mph as it hits UKThu, 23 Feb 2017 08:51:47 GMT
    Weather warnings for wind and snow are in place across the UK, with travel disruption expected. More...
  5. School days 'could be shortened' to save money at seven schoolsThu, 23 Feb 2017 00:37:49 GMT
    Academy head says government cuts have left funding at "crisis point" amid threat to shorten days. More...
  6. Parish council tax bills rise despite squeezeThu, 23 Feb 2017 00:07:47 GMT
    Parish council bills rise by a higher rate than larger authorities, analysis shows. More...
  7. Didcot Power Station collapse: Clearing site 'could take two years'Thu, 23 Feb 2017 00:01:40 GMT
    A year after the collapse killed four people, no new demolition contractor has been announced. More...
  8. Bare-knuckle fighting on the riseThu, 23 Feb 2017 01:05:27 GMT
    A boxer leaves his gloves behind to take up bare-knuckle fighting. More...
  9. Voting begins in Stoke and Copeland by-electionsThu, 23 Feb 2017 07:42:20 GMT
    Polling stations are open as contests take place to elect MPs in Stoke and Copeland. More...
  10. Tommy Ward murder: CCTV lead on anniversary of deathThu, 23 Feb 2017 01:26:06 GMT
    Police investigating the murder of an 80-year-old release footage on first anniversary of his death. More...