Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Settings | Sign in

Top Stories

See realtime coverage

Conservatives raise 10 times more than Labour in late donations

The Guardian - ‎20 minutes ago‎
The Conservatives have raised 10 times more in donations than Labour in the final week of the general election campaign, official figures showed on Tuesday.
The campaign ends, so to the bazaar of a hung parliament
UK's Labour 1 point ahead of Conservatives before Thursday election -Survation ...
YouTube
 - 
South African Broadcasting Corporation
 - 
The Star Online
 - 
See realtime coverage

Kate Middleton's royal baby Princess Charlotte visited by The Queen

Daily Mail - ‎1 hour ago‎
The 89-year-old monarch travelled to Kensington Palace this afternoon to meet with the newborn royal, where she stayed for just half an hour.
See realtime coverage

Boosted Security Prevents Higher Body Count at Garland Shooting

Daily Beast - ‎May 4, 2015‎
The two gunmen were killed at the "Draw Muhammad" event, but a beefed-up police presence helped contain the situation before any more casualties could occur.
See realtime coverage

France passes new surveillance law in wake of Charlie Hebdo attack

The Guardian - ‎2 hours ago‎
The French parliament has overwhelmingly approved sweeping new surveillance powers in the wake of the terrorist attacks in Paris in January that killed 17 people at the satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo and a kosher grocery in Paris.
See realtime coverage

Greece blames EU,IMF policy clash for failure to compromise

Reuters - ‎56 minutes ago‎
ATHENS (Reuters) - "Serious" policy differences between Greece's two major lenders - the European Union and the International Monetary Fund - are preventing the country from reaching a compromise with lenders, a Greek government official said on ...
See realtime coverage

General Election 2015 explained: Voting

The Independent - ‎1 hour ago‎
Today, to prevent fraud, every ballot paper carries a Serial number as well as a unique official mark. This means that, although the ballot in UK elections is supposed to be secret, it is theoretically possible to trace each vote to the voter who cast ...
See realtime coverage

Migrants feared drowned in the Med after rescuers save 240 people from two ...

mirror.co.uk - ‎24 minutes ago‎
Around 40 migrants were feared drowned in the Mediterranean after about 240 people were rescued from two dinghies. Survivors had set sail from Libya and were picked up by a merchant ship on Sunday and taken to Catania, Sicily.
See realtime coverage

Ex-IRA man linked to 2005 slaying shot dead in Belfast

Washington Post - ‎1 hour ago‎
DUBLIN - A former Irish Republican Army commander linked to one of the outlawed group's most notorious killings was shot dead at close range Tuesday morning on a street near his home in Belfast, residents and police said.
See realtime coverage

Woman supplied gas to help best friend commit suicide, court hears

The Independent - ‎10 minutes ago‎
A woman helped her best friend to kill herself - exchanging messages with her over social media in the days and hours before her death - in an act of “misguided loyalty”, a court heard.
See realtime coverage

Hillsborough: ex-police chief denies part in 'black propaganda' against fans

The Guardian - ‎35 minutes ago‎
Former Merseyside chief constable Sir Norman Bettison after giving evidence at the Hillsborough inquest in Warrington. Photograph: Peter Byrne/PA.
See realtime coverage

Meet 'Ted Miliband' the radical student protester leading a rent strike on behalf of ...

Daily Mail - ‎1 hour ago‎
He has put a campaign against excessive rent rises at the centre of his election campaign. And as this newly unearthed footage shows, Ed Miliband has form when it comes to protests against private landlords.
See realtime coverage

Imran Sharif jailed for life for wife murder in Slough

BBC News - ‎5 hours ago‎
A man who murdered his wife before leaving her body on their kitchen floor while he went to work has been handed a life sentence. Imran Sharif killed Raheela, 45, at their house in Hillersdon, Slough, in October.
See realtime coverage

HSBC and the bank levy: Stuart Gulliver protests too much

The Guardian - ‎40 minutes ago‎
An HSBC branch in New York. Chairman Stuart Gulliver has hinted at moving operations to Hong Kong. Photograph: Mike Segar/Reuters.
See realtime coverage

BG investors protest over Helge Lund's pay

Financial Times - ‎1 hour ago‎
Investors in BG Group, the UK-based oil and gas producer, have rebelled against a multimillion pound pay deal for Helge Lund, its new chief executive, after an annual meeting where the chairman admitted misjudging public reaction.
See realtime coverage

EU to probe big tech companies in digital market overhaul

Reuters UK - ‎1 hour ago‎
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The European Union will announce a wide-ranging probe on Wednesday into how big technology companies such as Google (GOOGL.
See realtime coverage

Tesco loses two more directors

The Guardian - ‎2 hours ago‎
Tesco's overhaul in the past year has included the replacement of its finance director. Photograph: AFP/Getty. Sarah Butler · @whatbutlersaw.
See realtime coverage

Apple sets guidelines for creating Apple Watch bands

CNET - ‎44 minutes ago‎
A key feature of Apple's new smartwatch is the ability to switch bands, and Apple is telling third-party developers how to design them.

Telecom Italia agrees broadband test deal with Swisscom unit

Reuters - ‎56 minutes ago‎
ROME May 5 (Reuters) - Telecom Italia has signed an agreement with Swisscom unit Fastweb to test technologies that can bring ultra high speed broadband connections into Italian households using copper wires.
See realtime coverage

Cary Fukunaga's It Reboot Has Found Its Pennywise the Clown

People Magazine - ‎29 minutes ago‎
True Detective director Cary Fukunaga's It remake has been confirmed since December, but other than the fact that Stephen King gave the project his blessing (according to producer Dan Lin), we haven't heard much about it.
See realtime coverage

Star Wars revelations come forth

New Zealand Herald - ‎2 hours ago‎
The Force Awakens stars John Boyega, Daisy Ridley, Chewbacca and Harrison Ford pose for a Vanity Fair cover shoot with renowned photographer Annie Leibovitz.
See realtime coverage

Ryan Gosling eats his cereal in tribute to Ryan McHenry who died after cancer ...

Daily Mail - ‎2 hours ago‎
The star took to Twitter to say: 'My heart goes out to all of Ryan McHenry's family and friends. Feel very lucky to have been apart of his life in some small way'.
See realtime coverage

Tiger Woods admits he has not slept since splitting up with girlfiend Lindsey Vonn

Telegraph.co.uk - ‎12 minutes ago‎
Tiger Woods goes into this week's Players Championship admitting that he has not slept for three days because of the emotional turmoil of his break-up with Lindsey Vonn coming on the same weekend as the anniversary of his father's death.
See realtime coverage

Is this Jesus Christ as a child? Italian police reverse ageing on Turin Shroud image

Daily Mail - ‎4 hours ago‎
Detectives used computer forensic techniques that have helped to catch mafia bosses to generate the image. First, they created a photo-fit picture from the facial image in the Turin Shroud, which many believe to be that of Jesus.
See realtime coverage

What you NEED to know about diet pills

Closer - ‎4 hours ago‎
Following the death of a British student, Interpol have issued a global alert of a certain brand of diet pills. Following the tragedy, it emerged that 21-year-old Eloise Parry had taken an overdose of diet pills containing potentially fatal ingredient DNP.
See realtime coverage

New ovarian cancer screening technique 'twice as effective'

NHS Choices - ‎2 hours ago‎
"New ovarian cancer test twice as effective as existing methods," The Guardian reports, after new research proved relatively successful in diagnosing ovarian cancer.
See realtime coverage

IBM's big bet on Watson is paying off with more apps and DNA analysis

Engadget - ‎1 hour ago‎
IBM's cognitive computer Watson is on a roll. After spinning it out as a $1 billion division last year, IBM went on to give Watson a flashy new home in Manhattan, made it a more tool for doctors with Watson Health Cloud, and it even proved its culinary chops ...
See realtime coverage

UK has fewer doctors, nurses, hospital beds and medical equipment than others

Daily Mail - ‎5 hours ago‎
The NHS is lagging behind the health care services of other wealthy nations, a new report has warned. There are fewer doctors and nurses working in hospitals across the UK, which have a smaller number of beds in which to treat patients.
See realtime coverage

Samantha Jenkins: 'My daughter had no idea she was slowly killing herself'

WalesOnline - ‎34 minutes ago‎
Samantha Jenkins' mother said her teenage daughter had no idea she was “slowly killing herself”. An inquest into the 19-year-old's death heard that an excess of chewing gum may have played a part.
Get Google News on the go.
Try the free app for your phone or tablet.
Weather for Virginia, U.S.A.
Today
ISOLATED_THUNDERSTORMS
86° 61°
Wed
PARTLY_CLOUDY
84° 59°
Thu
PARTLY_CLOUDY
81° 59°
Fri
PARTLY_CLOUDY
86° 61°
 -