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The Hillary Letters: Clinton, Saul Alinsky correspondence revealed

Fox News - September 22, 2014 - 8:28am
Previously unpublished correspondence between Hillary Clinton and the late left-wing organizer Saul Alinsky reveal new details about her relationship with the controversial Chicago activist and shed light on her early ideological development.
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Russia plans for internet crisis

BBC News - September 22, 2014 - 8:11am
Russia is making plans to ensure state control over the country's internet traffic in a national emergency, Russian media report.
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Michelle Obama hits trail for endangered Dems, while husband stays home

Fox News - September 22, 2014 - 8:10am
Democratic candidates finally have found an Obama they're not afraid to be seen with. While President Obama dutifully avoids battleground races this midterm season, first lady Michelle Obama is tiptoeing into the fray in a bid to drum up votes for party allies in tight contests.
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Downton Abbey return seen by 8.1m

BBC News - September 22, 2014 - 8:09am
The first episode of the fifth series of costume drama Downton Abbey is watched by an average audience of 8.1m on ITV.
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Turkey clamps down on Syria border

BBC News - September 22, 2014 - 8:07am
Turkey closes most of its border crossings with Syria after the arrival of at least 130,000 Kurd refugees, as IS militants approach a key Syrian town.
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Federer replaces Nadal in IPTL team

BBC News - September 22, 2014 - 8:07am
Roger Federer will play in the inaugural International Premier Tennis League after Rafael Nadal withdraws to focus on 2015.
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Ukraine to pull back artillery

BBC News - September 22, 2014 - 8:01am
Ukraine is preparing to withdraw heavy weaponry away from separatist rebel lines in the east, the military says.
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New chapter in Rob Ford soap opera

BBC News - September 22, 2014 - 7:50am
Toronto mayor's enemies unite with him in new battle
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Venezuela launches disarmament plan

BBC News - September 22, 2014 - 6:44am
Venezuelan leader Nicolas Maduro invests almost $50m in an initiative to disarm civilians, in an effort to cut down on the country's high murder rate.
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Bollywood cleavage row shows India's 'crass' side

BBC News - September 22, 2014 - 6:38am
Bollywood cleavage row shows India's 'crass' side
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Ad portrays Obama as bad boyfriend

Fox News - September 22, 2014 - 6:37am
A new Republican ad aimed at women voters portrays President Obama as a bad boyfriend.
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Dem gubernatorial candidate tries to explain 1998 strip club incident

Fox News - September 22, 2014 - 6:00am
The Democrat nominee for the race to become Kansas’ next governor was caught red-handed in the late 1990s getting a lap dance at a rowdy strip club during a police drug raid of the establishment.
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Pakistan appoints new spy chief

BBC News - September 22, 2014 - 5:48am
Pakistan names a close ally of the army chief to head the country's feared Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) spy agency.
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Angry India students extend boycott

BBC News - September 22, 2014 - 5:38am
Students at Calcutta's Jadavpur University say they will continue a boycott despite a government vow to investigate a sexual assault on a female student.
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VIDEO: Sculptor creates art using Lego

BBC News - September 22, 2014 - 5:21am
Nathan Sawaya, a New York-based artist has multiple unique exhibitions created solely from standard LEGO bricks with several new sculptures created specifically for each exhibition.
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News Flash: The New York Times discovers that America loves large posteriors

Fox News - September 22, 2014 - 5:00am
The paper of record has discovered the posterior and deemed it fit to print. 
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BBC apologises for airing Savile clip

BBC News - September 22, 2014 - 4:51am
The BBC apologises for airing an excerpt from a 1971 edition of Top of the Pops in which disgraced DJ Jimmy Savile was briefly shown.
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VIDEO: Climate change in global spotlight

BBC News - September 22, 2014 - 4:36am
Street protests demanding urgent action on climate change have attracted hundreds of thousands of marchers in more than 2,000 locations worldwide.
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Maze Runner leads US film chart

BBC News - September 22, 2014 - 4:18am
Young adult sci-fi adaptation The Maze Runner debuts at the top of the US box office chart.
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Cosmic study 'underestimated' dust

BBC News - September 22, 2014 - 4:04am
Scientists who claimed to have found evidence for a cosmic super-expansion just after the Big Bang underestimated a key confounding factor in their research, according to a new analysis.
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