×
Breaking News apps
Find out first with the Breaking News app
Download our free app for Android, Windows Phone, and more

crime & courts

British soldier Lance Cpl. Richard Farrell sentenced to life in prison for murdering his comrade at Shropshire barracks - @BBCBreaking

10 WHOA!

United Kingdom

UK appeals court rules Libyan Abdul-Hakim Belhaj can sue the British government over claims he was sent back to Libya and tortured in 2004 - @BBCNews

8 WHOA!

Mali unrest

French soldier killed and 2 others wounded in a clash with jihadist insurgents in northern Mali - @RFI_english

10 WHOA!

music

Hip-hop group Young Fathers wins 2014 Barclaycard Mercury Prize for best British or Irish record of last year - @BBCBReaking

9 WHOA!

England, GB

UK Ministry of Defense now looking into reports of a sonic boom across southeast England - @JohnCushing_

19 WHOA!

Qatar

Photo: Emir of Qatar has audience with the Queen during 1st official UK visit - @itvnews

21 WHOA!

British supermarket chain Tesco overstates profits, September 2014

UK's Serious Fraud Office reportedly to carry out criminal investigation into accounting irregularities at Tesco - @BBCNews

8 WHOA!

Thailand

Thai court dismisses criminal defamation case against British human rights activist who investigated alleged abuses at Thai fruit processing factory - @AP

10 WHOA!

business

Britain's Lloyds Bank confirms 9,000 job losses, closure of 150 branches over next 3 years - @BBCNews

15 WHOA!

Islamic State threat in Iraq, Syria

UK Foreign Office says it is aware of Islamic State video appearing to show journalist John Cantlie in Kobani and is analyzing content - @SkyNewsBreak

End of alert
20 WHOA!

European Union

UK PM David Cameron says Britain will not pay 'anything like' the 2.1 billion euros the EU is seeking by way of an unexpected budget contribution by Dec. 1 - @Reuters

End of alert
12 WHOA!

David Cameron

Video shows protester pushing UK PM David Cameron - @itvnews

22 WHOA!

United Kingdom

UK Prime Minister David Cameron has been pushed by a protester in Leeds, England - @DanJohnsonNews

End of alert
27 WHOA!

United Kingdom

Trial of 5 men accused of involvement in a plot to kill UK police officers or troops to take place June 2015 - @BBCNews

13 WHOA!

War in Afghanistan

More: Last remaining 950 US and British troops were flown to Kandahar, Afghanistan in airlift - @AliBunkallSky

End of alert
28 WHOA!

War in Afghanistan

All British and US troops have left Afghanistan's Camp Bastion in an airlift operation - @AliBunkallSKY

End of alert
28 WHOA!

London, England, GB

Science teacher Jamshed Javeed pleads guilty in a London court to 2 counts of Syria-related terrorism - @darshnasoni

End of alert
21 WHOA!

War in Afghanistan

NATO coalition hands over 2 major bases to Afghan military as US Marines and British forces prepare to withdraw - @washingtonpost

End of alert
29 WHOA!

War in Afghanistan

Last UK military base in Afghanistan, Camp Bastion, is handed over to the control of Afghan security forces - @BBCNews

23 WHOA!

War in Afghanistan

US Marines, British combat forces officially end operations in Afghanistan - @Reuters

End of alert
59 WHOA!