BBC World News

The latest stories from the Home section of the BBC News web site.
  1. Six people killed in bin lorry crash

    Six people are killed and a number of others injured after an out-of-control bin lorry crashed into pedestrians in central Glasgow.
  2. Singer Joe Cocker dies aged 70

    Singer Joe Cocker, best known for his cover of the Beatles' With A Little Help From My Friends, dies aged 70
  3. Parties say progress made in talks

    First Minister Peter Robinson says he believes that there is "real money on the table" from Westminster as cross-party talks continue at Stormont.
  4. Two men charged with PC's murder

    Two men are charged with the murder of off-duty Merseyside police constable Neil Doyle.
  5. North Korea threatens US over Sony

    North Korea threatens unspecified attacks on the US as it escalates a war of words over the Sony Pictures cyber-attacks.