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Trump to decide Attorney General Jeff Sessions's fate 'soon'
Tue, 25 Jul 2017 16:53:10 GMT
Pressure builds on top US prosecutor Jeff Sessions, whom the president labelled "very weak".

Libya crisis: Rival governments commit to ceasefire
Tue, 25 Jul 2017 17:10:03 GMT
The rivals also express commitment to holding elections in efforts hailed by France as "historic".

Alice Cooper finds Warhol artwork after decades rolled up in storage
Tue, 25 Jul 2017 16:01:55 GMT
Alice Cooper had forgotten about the $10m artwork, which was found tucked away with tour equipment.

Trump plea for unity on showdown healthcare vote
Tue, 25 Jul 2017 16:43:25 GMT
The US president calls on Republican senators to back their healthcare bill, on the eve of a vote.

US Navy fires warning shots at Iranian ship in Gulf
Tue, 25 Jul 2017 15:31:35 GMT
The USS Thunderbolt was approached by an Iranian vessel in the Gulf, US officials say.

Israel removes flashpoint metal detectors at Jerusalem holy site
Tue, 25 Jul 2017 11:28:46 GMT
But Muslim leaders tell worshippers to keep boycotting the site, after uproar over the apparatus.

Russia issues warning as US sanction vote looms
Tue, 25 Jul 2017 14:44:19 GMT
Moscow says fresh measures would plant a "dangerous mine" under bilateral relations.

Brain disease affects 99% of NFL players, finds research
Tue, 25 Jul 2017 18:02:52 GMT
All but one former National Football League player in the research were found to have brain disease.

Switzerland chainsaw attack: Manhunt becomes international
Tue, 25 Jul 2017 11:14:08 GMT
A man is still on the run after five people were wounded in the Swiss town of Schaffhausen.

Rights group Memorial names 'disappeared' Chechens
Tue, 25 Jul 2017 15:33:13 GMT
Thirteen Chechens are feared to have been shot secretly in detention, rights group Memorial says.

Turkish police detain dozens for wearing a T-shirt
Tue, 25 Jul 2017 14:44:19 GMT
Authorities suspect people are signalling support for an attempted coup with their clothing.

Last SeaWorld orca born in captivity dies 'of pneumonia'
Tue, 25 Jul 2017 14:49:17 GMT
Kyara had been ill since last week and probably died of pneumonia, the company said.

Robbers in Donald Trump masks blow up cash machine
Tue, 25 Jul 2017 08:55:45 GMT
Robbers in Italy wear masks with the US president's face, in an apparent nod to the film Point Break.

Tokyo 2020 Olympics get song and dance treatment
Tue, 25 Jul 2017 09:08:55 GMT
The organisers of the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo find a novel way to drum up support.

India's all-women police fighting sexual harassment
Tue, 25 Jul 2017 10:45:56 GMT
Female officers trained in martial arts patrol the streets of Jaipur to rein in sexual violence.

President Trump addresses Boy Scouts
Tue, 25 Jul 2017 12:34:02 GMT
They got a speech to remember at the 2017 National Scout Jamboree in West Virginia.

Former drug dealer opens gym staffed by ex-cons
Tue, 25 Jul 2017 14:56:47 GMT
When Coss Marte went to prison for drug dealing, he decided to turn his life around.

Corsica fires threaten homes in Biguglia
Tue, 25 Jul 2017 07:06:16 GMT
Flames spread across 900 hectares of forest and threatened homes, according to emergency services.

Pagoda collapses into river in Myanmar
Mon, 24 Jul 2017 10:54:38 GMT
A Buddhist temple in central Myanmar has been swallowed by rising floodwaters after heavy rainfall.

Justin Bieber apologises after cancelling rest of Purpose World Tour
Tue, 25 Jul 2017 14:02:28 GMT
The pop star bows out of the remaining 14 dates because of "unforeseen circumstances".

New York squirrel attacks five in Brooklyn's Prospect Park
Mon, 24 Jul 2017 16:16:15 GMT
Health officials say the animal may have rabies and are urging anyone attacked to seek medical help.

TV guest quits show over request to speak Ukrainian
Tue, 25 Jul 2017 14:15:10 GMT
Should Ukrainian TV keep people from speaking Russian on it? One guest's actions have sparked a debate.

Armed guards for tomatoes in India as prices rise
Mon, 24 Jul 2017 13:32:14 GMT
The unprecedentedly high price of tomatoes in India is making people see red.

China opens first cinema on disputed South China Sea island
Mon, 24 Jul 2017 09:58:36 GMT
The country takes another step to bolster its claim to the oil-rich area claimed also by several other countries.

Painting by pixel
Tue, 25 Jul 2017 11:30:23 GMT
Pat Hines says he could "just never connect" with more sophisticated programs.

Seeking justice
Tue, 25 Jul 2017 00:12:11 GMT
Why the collection of evidence about the conflict may not result in prosecutions.

'Monsters in the sea'
Tue, 25 Jul 2017 00:09:19 GMT
The lifesavers tackling refugee children's trauma of the sea head on.

The 'untouchable'
Mon, 24 Jul 2017 23:20:23 GMT
Sujatha Gidla's book Ants Among Elephants is a personal examination of her life as a Dalit in India.

Intimidation and threats
Mon, 24 Jul 2017 23:21:07 GMT
The EU anti-fraud office is cracking down on Mafia fraud involving farm development funds in Sicily.

Always ready
Tue, 25 Jul 2017 00:05:38 GMT
Krystyna Farley is a pageant star in the US state of Connecticut, but her life was not always this glamorous.

Bitcoin goes arty
Mon, 24 Jul 2017 23:16:15 GMT
The global art market is not known for tech innovation, so why is Bitcoin proving increasingly popular?

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