Top Stories

Subscribe to Top Stories feed Top Stories
BBC News - Home
Updated: 58 min 55 sec ago

Boeing takes $5bn hit over grounding of 737 Max

1 hour 7 min ago
The charge will wipe out profits, but Boeing says it hopes the aircraft will resume flying this year.

World experienced hottest June on record in 2019, says US agency

1 hour 27 min ago
The US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration says the average temperature was 61.6F (16.4C).

Netball World Cup 2019: Jo Harten stars as England beat South Africa

1 hour 39 min ago
England's Jo Harten inspires the Roses to victory over South Africa to set up a World Cup semi-final against New Zealand.

Parents of sick and premature babies should get more leave - PM

1 hour 50 min ago
Theresa May says "it's not fair" parents have to return to work before their baby leaves hospital.

Peaky Blinders fifth series premiere held in Birmingham

1 hour 55 min ago
The world premiere of the fifth series of Peaky Blinders was held in Birmingham ahead of its return to BBC One later this year.

England top group to set up New Zealand semi-final

2 hours 9 min ago
England book a semi-final meeting with New Zealand at the Netball World Cup by beating South Africa 58-47 in their final group match.

US shot down Iranian drone in Strait of Hormuz, says Trump

2 hours 25 min ago
Donald Trump says a ship "took defensive action" after being approached in the Strait of Hormuz.

Part-timers Connah's Quay stun Kilmarnock in Europa League

2 hours 42 min ago
Connah's Quay Nomads embarrass Kilmarnock 2-0 in Ayrshire to earn a stunning Europa League first qualifying round aggregate victory.

Anti-manspreading chair designer receives 'backlash'

2 hours 52 min ago
Student Laila Laurel won an award for her design, intended to make men sit with their legs together.

Swansea student Marcin Porczyk 'drowned' in slurry

3 hours 4 min ago
Marcin Porczyk disappeared after a night out and was found by workers near Swansea marina.

The Open 2019: Tommy Fleetwood & Brooks Koepka among best shots from day one

3 hours 14 min ago
Watch a selection of shots from the first day of the 2019 Open Championship, featuring Tommy Fleetwood, Brooks Koepka and Masters champion Tiger Woods.

The Open 2019: McIlroy's misery - Worst moments from a disastrous day for Rory

3 hours 51 min ago
Watch the lowlights from a day to forget for Rory McIlroy, the home hero had a nightmare day at Royal Portrush bookended by a quadruple bogey 'snowman' at the first and a triple bogey at the 18th.

Rhyl teen's dream of stylish prom transport fulfilled

3 hours 55 min ago
Dylan McNally is taken to his prom in a convoy after his mother requested a car on Facebook.

England suffer in must-win Ashes Test

4 hours 42 min ago
Australia's Ellyse Perry makes 83 not out as England manage just three wickets on the first day of their must-win Women's Ashes Test.

Trump - I disagree with Omar 'send her back' chants

5 hours 21 min ago
The chants, directed at non-white Democratic congresswomen, have been rebuked by some Republicans.

Aliny Godinho murder: Ex-husband jailed for 27 years

5 hours 25 min ago
Aliny Godinho was murdered by her ex-husband Ricardo in front of their three-year-old daughter.

Zac Cox death: Inquiry into Qatar 2022 World Cup stadium fall

5 hours 51 min ago
Zac Cox fell 130ft while working on a stadium ahead of the 2022 World Cup.

Ricky Martin rallies behind Puerto Rico protests to oust governor

5 hours 51 min ago
Governor Ricardo Roselló is urged to quit after leaked sexist, profane and homophobic text messages.

Ebola: Your questions answered

6 hours 19 sec ago
BBC health and science correspondent James Gallagher answers your questions on the disease.

Morocco hikers: Three get death penalty for Scandinavian tourist murders

6 hours 28 sec ago
They killed two Scandinavian women, who were found beheaded in the Atlas mountains in December.

Pages

The Franklin Press

Mailing Address:
40 Depot Street
Franklin, NC 28744 

Phone: 828-524 2010
Fax: 828-524-8821