Bill Cosby sentenced to state prison for sexual assault
Tue, 25 Sep 2018 18:22:17 GMT
He was once "America's Dad", but now comedian Bill Cosby is starting a jail term for sexual assault.
Trump at UN: Iran 'sowing chaos, death, destruction'
Tue, 25 Sep 2018 17:07:34 GMT
The US president defends abandoning the Iran nuclear deal in a wide-ranging speech to the UN.
Life expectancy progress in UK 'stops for first time'
Tue, 25 Sep 2018 11:36:13 GMT
Improvements have ground to a halt for the first time since records began, in 1982, ONS data shows.
Michael Kors snaps up Versace for $2.1bn
Tue, 25 Sep 2018 12:12:36 GMT
US fashion firm confirms takeover of the legendary brand founded by Gianni Versace in 1978.
Singer, 7, stuns crowd with US anthem
Mon, 24 Sep 2018 16:02:48 GMT
Seven-year-old Malea Emma Tjandrawidjaja stuns the crowd with her rendition of the US national anthem before the LA Galaxy's 3-0 win over Seattle Sounders in MLS.
L'Origine du Monde: Mystery Courbet nude uncovered 150 years on
Tue, 25 Sep 2018 13:31:13 GMT
A ballet dancer was the subject of Courbet's L'Origine du Monde, says a French literary expert.
Stefan Lofven: Sweden's parliament ousts prime minister
Tue, 25 Sep 2018 15:24:19 GMT
Stefan Lofven loses a vote of confidence weeks after an election which saw a far-right surge.
South Africa's Mbeki blasts ANC for becoming 'black party'
Tue, 25 Sep 2018 16:43:57 GMT
South Africa's ex-President Thabo Mbeki says his party has abandoned non-racialism over land reform.
First street sexual harassment fine imposed in France
Tue, 25 Sep 2018 15:14:16 GMT
A man is given a 300-euro (£270) fine for sexual aggression under a new law against street harassment.
'Spiderman' balcony rescue: Father of dangling child given suspended sentence
Tue, 25 Sep 2018 15:21:31 GMT
The man who left the four-year-old unattended is given a three-month suspended sentence.
'No preference' for EU migrants after Brexit
Tue, 25 Sep 2018 14:01:12 GMT
Workers should face the same rules regardless of where they are from, the cabinet unanimously agrees.
Elderly Spanish couple found in Oviedo park after flat eviction
Tue, 25 Sep 2018 14:42:52 GMT
Housing campaigners say the couple's vulnerability was ignored by a Spanish court.
Thailand: UK millionaire and wife found murdered
Tue, 25 Sep 2018 18:08:29 GMT
The bodies of a British man and his Thai wife are found buried in what police suspect was a contract killing.
'Beluga whale' spotted in the Thames off Gravesend
Tue, 25 Sep 2018 15:18:16 GMT
Marine life rescuers are asking the public not to get too close and to watch it from the shore.
Instagram: How it became a social media giant
Tue, 25 Sep 2018 15:53:38 GMT
The co-founders of the photo-sharing app are stepping down. What made their idea so successful?
President Donald Trump gets unexpected laugh at United Nations
Tue, 25 Sep 2018 15:18:51 GMT
The US president was speaking to the UN general assembly about the achievements of his administration.
Portuguese shipwreck is 'discovery of a decade'
Tue, 25 Sep 2018 09:32:31 GMT
The wreckage of a boat that sank 400 years ago is found to contain currency used in the slave trade.
Sinkholes force Gaelic football club out of home
Tue, 25 Sep 2018 14:16:25 GMT
A Gaelic football team says its ground is a "non-runner" after a disused mine collapsed.
Smash! Andy Murray drops commemorative plate in Shenzhen
Tue, 25 Sep 2018 06:45:09 GMT
The former world number one took to social media to share the awkward moment.
In pictures: Politician mothers take their babies to work
Tue, 25 Sep 2018 11:26:10 GMT
The New Zealand PM is among several politicians to take their newborn to work.