Skeleton shows pre-human toddlers hid in trees

For the first time, scientists have figured out how the toddlers of humanity's earliest ancestors walked and climbed trees to escape from predators.

Posted 2018/07/05 08:46:00

Water pumped out of Thai cave in bid to rescue boys

Water is being pumped out of a flooded cave in Thailand in a bid to extract 12 boys and their football coach trapped inside.

Posted 2018/07/05 07:49:00

Facebook flags Declaration of Independence as hate speech

Facebook's internal tools for flagging abusive content have mistaken the US Declaration of Independence for hate speech, according to reports.

Posted 2018/07/05 07:21:00

Facebook gave 61 firms extended access to data

Facebook gave 61 businesses including Nike, Spotify, and delivery firm UPS special access to its users' data, it has emerged.

Posted 2018/07/03 06:38:00

Boys lost in Thai cave to be taught how to dive

Twelve boys and their football coach who are trapped in a Thai cave will be given four months of food and taught how to dive.

Posted 2018/07/03 01:33:00

Are Chernobyl wolves spreading mutant genes?

Wolves from the Chernobyl site have been roaming freely beyond the nuclear disaster zone's border, increasing fears that they will spread mutant genes.

Posted 2018/07/02 22:49:00

Woman pronounced dead wakes up in morgue

A South African woman has been discovered alive in a morgue shortly after being declared dead in a car crash.

Posted 2018/07/02 21:05:00

Heartbreak for Japan as Belgium seal stunning comeback

Belgium have avoided another World Cup shock after coming from behind to beat Japan 3-2 in a thrilling last-16 clash.

Posted 2018/07/02 20:03:00

Thailand cave rescue: Attention turns to safe return

Officials are working out how to rescue twelve boys and their football coach who have all been found alive after they became lost in a flooded cave in Thailand.

Posted 2018/07/02 15:41:00

Weinstein could face life in prison after new charge

Harvey Weinstein could face life in prison after being charged with sexually assaulting a third woman.

Posted 2018/07/02 15:20:00

Donald Trump mocked over FART Act

Donald Trump has been ridiculed over the naming of a leaked draft bill outlining how the US would abandon key World Trade Organisation (WTO) rules.

Posted 2018/07/02 12:31:00

Scientists capture first image of newborn planet

Astronomers have captured the first confirmed image of a newborn planet, forming around a young dwarf star 370 light years away.

Posted 2018/07/02 10:30:00

AMLO: Man of the people who vows to fight corruption

In the end it wasn't even close.

Posted 2018/07/02 05:23:00

Mexico election: Leftist Obrador claims victory

Leftist candidate Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador has won Mexico's presidential election with more than 50% of votes, according to an official quick.

Posted 2018/07/02 01:14:00

Mexico election: Leftist Obrador claims victory

Leftist candidate Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador has won Mexico's presidential election with more than 50% of votes.

Posted 2018/07/02 01:14:00

German minister offers to resign over migration

Germany's interior minister has offered his resignation after a conflict with Angela Merkel over migration policy, party figures say.

Posted 2018/07/01 20:57:00

Russia stun Spain on penalties to make last eight

Russia are into the last eight of their own World Cup after a shock win over Spain on penalties.

Posted 2018/07/01 15:42:00

Killer uses helicopter to escape French jail

A notorious French criminal serving 25 years for murder used a helicopter to escape from a prison near Paris.

Posted 2018/07/01 14:15:00

British climbers saved after deadly avalanche hits tent

Two British mountaineers have been rescued from a remote peak in Pakistan after they were hit by an avalanche at 19,000ft.

Posted 2018/07/01 12:47:00

Shark pulls woman into crocodile-infested waters

A woman was pulled into crocodile-infested waters in northwest Australia by a shark which bit her finger as she tried to feed it.

Posted 2018/07/01 08:40:00