Putin has some questions about Yulia Skripal statement

Vladimir Putin says he has concerns about whether Yulia Skripal was forced to make a statement on Wednesday.

Posted 2018/05/24 13:57:00

Bodycam video shows Taser arrest of NBA star

An NBA player has received an apology from the Milwaukee police chief after his arrest over an alleged parking violation in January escalated into the use of a stun gun.

Posted 2018/05/24 06:28:00

Deutsche Bank to cut more than 7,000 jobs

Struggling Deutsche Bank says it is to cut more than 7,000 jobs, in a move that will see staff numbers in London scaled back.

Posted 2018/05/24 05:41:00

Two dead and 18 injured in Italy train crash

Two people have died and 18 have been injured after a train hit a truck stopped on the tracks near the northern Italian city of Turin, officials have said.

Posted 2018/05/24 01:42:00

Trump banned from blocking Twitter users

Donald Trump has been banned from blocking Twitter users who disagree with his political views from his official account.

Posted 2018/05/24 01:02:00

Van Breda guilty of murdering family with axe

A South African court has found Henri Van Breda guilty of killing his mother, father and brother in a frenzied axe attack.

Posted 2018/05/21 12:44:00

NASA spacecraft swings by moon, snaps 200,000 stars

NASA's new planet-hunting spacecraft has successfully completed a flyby around the moon - snapping a photograph revealing more than 200,000 stars along the way.

Posted 2018/05/21 07:06:00

Trump pulls back from trade war with China

The US has pulled back from starting a trade war with China that could have sent shockwaves through the global economy.

Posted 2018/05/20 18:15:00

Narrow support for abortion ahead of Irish referendum

There is narrow support for abortion on request for women up to 12 weeks into pregnancy in the Republic of Ireland as the referendum approaches, a Sky Data poll has revealed.

Posted 2018/05/20 13:19:00

Cougar mauls cyclist to death and wounds another

A cougar has been killed by authorities in Seattle after it mauled a mountain biker to death and wounded another.

Posted 2018/05/20 06:30:00

Fresh lava flow could block Hawaii escape path

Lava from Hawaii's Kilauea volcano is dangerously oozing towards a major road that serves as an escape route for coastal residents.

Posted 2018/05/20 03:56:00

20 priests among dead in Cuba plane crash

Twenty priests were among 110 people who died in the Cuba plane crash, it has emerged.

Posted 2018/05/19 16:55:00

Whole world (and its dog) celebrates royal wedding

Fans of the Royal Family in the UK and around the world have marked Harry and Meghan's wedding with their own celebrations.

Posted 2018/05/19 13:57:00

Green light for driving in Europe after Brexit

Millions of British drivers will be able to carry on using existing insurance policies in the EU after Brexit without the need for additional paperwork, the Government has confirmed.

Posted 2018/05/18 16:09:00

Platini admits draw for 1998 World Cup was fixed

Disgraced ex-footballer Michel Platini has admitted the draw for the 1998 World Cup was fixed.

Posted 2018/05/18 12:21:00

Modigliani nude painting sold at auction for $157.2m

When it was first shown in 1917, Modigliani's Nu couche (sur le cote gauche) was considered so offensive that police shut the exhibition down.

Posted 2018/05/15 00:37:00

Lethal pig virus could jump to humans

A lethal pig virus that shows similarities to Sars could jump to humans, researchers have said.

Posted 2018/05/14 22:02:00

Mum scares off bear attacking her child

A mother scared away a black bear which attacked her five-year-old daughter outside their home in Colorado, officials have said.

Posted 2018/05/14 21:32:00

Baby among 58 killed in Gaza as US embassy opens

Israeli forces have killed at least 58 Palestinians and left 2,771 injured during mass protests against the opening of the US embassy in Jerusalem, Palestinian health officials say.

Posted 2018/05/14 21:22:00

US First Lady Melania Trump in hospital

America's First Lady is in hospital for a kidney condition and will stay there for the rest of the week, the White House has said.

Posted 2018/05/14 19:24:00