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MH17 disaster: Phone-taps 'show Russia directed Ukraine rebels'

Investigators say phone-taps suggest top Moscow officials had broad influence over separatists.
Thursday November 14, 2019

California school shooting: Santa Clarita attack leaves two dead

Two teenage students were killed and three were injured by a 16-year-old gunman.
Friday November 15, 2019

Venice floods: Italy to declare state of emergency over damage

The damage from the 1.87m (6ft) high waters is a "blow to the heart of our country", PM Conte says.
Thursday November 14, 2019

Israel-Gaza ceasefire holding despite rocket fire

The ceasefire ended two days of fighting that killed 34 Palestinians and paralysed parts of Israel.
Thursday November 14, 2019

Trump impeachment inquiry: New claims amid public hearing

Donald Trump was overheard asking about "investigations" into Joe Biden, a top US diplomat says.
Thursday November 14, 2019

'Boeing was at my father's funeral and I was not'

Few victims' families were able to attend the covering over of the Ethiopian Airlines crash site.
Friday November 15, 2019

Social-media influencers: Incomes soar amid growing popularity

A post worth just £104 in 2014 is now banking £1,276 a report suggests.
Thursday November 14, 2019

Ryan Straschnitzki: Paralysed hockey player moves his leg after surgery

Ryan Straschnitzki was injured in the deadly April 2018 Humboldt Broncos bus crash.
Friday November 15, 2019

Turkey to extradite American IS suspect 'stranded on border'

The alleged militant spent four days stuck between the Turkey and Greece borders.
Thursday November 14, 2019

Diabetes: UN to tackle 'overly expensive' insulin prices

The World Health Organisation wants to produce and test generic versions of the diabetes medication.
Thursday November 14, 2019

Father and daughter ballet video breaks stereotypes, says teacher

Erin Lee of the Echappe dance school in Philadelphia says the dads are "super committed".
Thursday November 14, 2019

Maths teacher arrested for threatening to shoot students

The geometry teacher, 58, allegedly first made the threat in class but then repeated it to police.
Thursday November 14, 2019

Trump impeachment hearing: What did we learn?

For the first time, the public hears evidence in the case to impeach US President Donald Trump.
Thursday November 14, 2019

Trump impeachment: How Ukraine story unfolded

It's a complicated story - here's how Trump got into deeper and deeper trouble over Ukraine.
Thursday November 14, 2019

What coal country makes of Trump impeachment

The view from Americans celebrating Veterans Day in West Virginia, which backed Trump in 2016.
Tuesday November 12, 2019

Democrats and Trump: What does it take to impeach a president?

US Democrats have opened a formal impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump over claims that he sought political help from Ukraine.
Wednesday September 25, 2019

Trump impeachment: Who's who in Ukraine story?

It's the story that kickstarted impeachment moves against Donald Trump. But who are the main players?
Thursday November 07, 2019

Islamic State: What happens to those expelled by Turkey?

Turkey has begun sending IS members to their home countries - even if they don't want them back.
Thursday November 14, 2019

'I invented a plastic alternative from fish waste'

Lucy Hughes has won the 2019 international James Dyson award for her biodegradable material.
Thursday November 14, 2019

Australia bushfires: How extreme 'firestorms' make their own weather

As Australia faces a large-scale emergency, scientists report a "crazy increase" in firestorms.
Wednesday November 13, 2019

Pascal Siakam: Toronto Raptors star & his unconventional path from Cameroon to NBA

Pascal Siakam might have been a priest. Or a footballer. The path that led him to the NBA is not what you would call conventional.
Thursday November 14, 2019

‘We failed to reach Europe – now our families disown us’

Three young West Africans stole from their families to fund a trek to Europe, now they have to face the consequences.
Thursday November 14, 2019

Switzerland's plan to stop stockpiling coffee proves hard to swallow

Why the government's move to stop stockpiling 15,000 tonnes of coffee led to a public outcry.
Thursday November 14, 2019

California school shooting: Students recall hearing shots

Saugus High School students describe going into lockdown after hearing gun shots.
Friday November 15, 2019

Sonny Bill Williams: ‘It was my duty to step up after Christchurch attack’

Sonny Bill Williams tells Radio 5 Live about converting to Islam and "representing the Muslim community" after the Christchurch mosques attack.
Thursday November 14, 2019

Zimbabweans forced to choose between medicine and food

The worst drought for 40 years is making the economic hardship worse - leaving people starving.
Thursday November 14, 2019

Trump impeachment hearing: A Democrat and a Republican react

A Democrat and a Republican give their reactions after the first public Trump impeachment hearing.
Thursday November 14, 2019

Could 'invisible barcodes' revolutionise recycling?

A pilot is in progress to see if invisible barcodes on packaging can improve recycling rates.
Thursday November 14, 2019

Venice floods: Climate change behind highest tide in 50 years, says mayor

A state of disaster is declared as the Italian city is hit with a high tide of more than 1.87m.
Wednesday November 13, 2019

Aeroflot: 'Fat cat smuggler' falls foul of Russian airline

Mikhail Galin is stripped of his air miles after sneaking his overweight cat on an Aeroflot flight.
Wednesday November 13, 2019

Secrets of the largest ape that ever lived

The fossilised tooth of a mysterious extinct ape is shedding new light on the evolution of great apes.
Wednesday November 13, 2019

Electric car future may depend on deep sea mining

Demand is soaring for the metal cobalt, an essential ingredient in batteries and abundant on the seabed.
Wednesday November 13, 2019

Poland reacts angrily to Netflix Nazi death camp documentary

The prime minister asks Netflix to make changes to a map shown in The Devil Next Door.
Tuesday November 12, 2019

Durwood Zaelke: How changes to air conditioning will fight global warming

The man behind a key amendment to a major climate treaty thinks that he has a way to cool the Earth.
Monday November 11, 2019

Sweden's 100 explosions this year: What's going on?

Swedish police are dealing with unprecedented levels of attacks, in city centres and suburbs.
Tuesday November 12, 2019

Australia bushfires: 'We owe you milk' say firefighters who saved man's house

They saved a New South Wales home - then apologised to the owner for taking his milk.
Tuesday November 12, 2019

'I woke up to thousands of messages from Malaysia'

Why a Malaysian exam question thrust the spotlight on London-based paraglider Laura Melissa Williams.
Tuesday November 12, 2019

Branson apologises for South Africa launch tweet

Sir Richard Branson apologises after his tweet is criticised for showing "so many white people".
Tuesday November 12, 2019