Vaping and nicotine linked to cot death

Using e-cigarettes or nicotine patches during pregnancy could increase the risk of cot death in newborns, an early study has found.

Posted 2018/07/19 03:18:00

Two children attacked by sharks near New York

Two children have fallen victim to separate shark attacks off the coast of New York - the first time such incidents have been reported in the area in seventy years. 

Posted 2018/07/19 02:26:00

Trump says he believes Russia is meddling

Donald Trump has said he accepts the view of US intelligence that Russia is continuing to meddle in elections.

Posted 2018/07/18 22:47:00

Series of park shootings investigated after father murdered

Detectives are investigating a string of shootings at a historic state park in Malibu, California, after a man was killed as he camped with his two young daughters.

Posted 2018/07/18 19:58:00

NASA could launch satellites from UK spaceports

NASA could one day launch satellites from Britain, the new space agency boss has told Sky News.

Posted 2018/07/18 19:37:00

Google hit with record £3.8bn fine by EU

Google has been fined €4.34bn (£3.8bn) by the EU for abusing its control of the Android operating system by forcing vendors to pre-install its apps.

Posted 2018/07/18 08:28:00

Man swept into sea after Majorca meteotsunami has died

A tourist who was swept out to sea in Majorca has reportedly died - hours after a "mini tsunami" struck the Spanish island.

Posted 2018/07/18 08:09:00

Killing spree: Jaguar escaped after biting through steel fencing

A jaguar that killed nine animals at a New Orleans zoo is believed to have bitten through steel mesh fencing that forms the roof of its enclosure.

Posted 2018/07/18 06:46:00

Keeping up with the Kims: Kanye West could visit N Korea

Retired NBA basketball star Dennis Rodman has said he would like to introduce rapper Kanye West to Kim Jong Un so he can write a song about North Korea.

Posted 2018/07/18 06:15:00

Thai cave boys to leave hospital and address media

The 12 Thai boys whose dramatic rescue from a flooded cave captured the world's attention will leave hospital later and address the media for the first time.

Posted 2018/07/18 06:13:00

Mandela Day: Former president remembered

In death as in life Nelson Mandela is both celebrated and revered.

Posted 2018/07/18 00:02:00

Russian woman faces additional US govt charge

A Russian citizen is facing further charges after being accused of infiltrating political groups in America.

Posted 2018/07/17 21:18:00

Swimsuit model breastfeeds daughter on catwalk

A new mother has won plaudits for modelling on a catwalk while breastfeeding her five-month-old daughter.

Posted 2018/07/17 17:59:00

Trump: I mis-spoke at Putin news conference

Donald Trump has backtracked on his claim that he "didn't see any reason" why Russia would be involved in US election meddling.

Posted 2018/07/17 17:46:00

Trump: I mis-spoke over Russia election meddling

Donald Trump has backtracked on his claim that he "didn't see any reason" why Russia would be involved in US election meddling.

Posted 2018/07/17 17:46:00

Hotel sues victims of Las Vegas massacre

The Las Vegas hotel where gunman Stephen Paddock opened fire on hundreds of festival-goers is suing the victims of the shooting.

Posted 2018/07/17 16:42:00

Italy gives France red card over Mona Lisa stunt

The Louvre Museum in Paris has infuriated Italians by tweeting a doctored image of the Mona Lisa wearing a French jersey - hours after the country's World Cup win.

Posted 2018/07/17 11:00:00

British woman impaled by umbrella on windy US beach

A woman from London was impaled by a beach umbrella after it flew towards her due to strong winds on the US east coast, police have said.

Posted 2018/07/17 08:33:00

China issues global warning as economy slows

China has warned of risks to the world economy from a Donald Trump-inspired trade war, while reporting a slowdown in its own growth.

Posted 2018/07/16 05:40:00

Best and worst-case scenarios of Trump-Putin summit

President Trump has said over and over again that having a good relationship with Russia is not a bad thing. And he's got a point.

Posted 2018/07/16 05:35:00