Fury at US infanticide abortion bill

Image copyright Getty Images A bill that would have allowed late-term abortions in Virginia has led to a conservative outcry, with US President Donald Trump weighing into the furore. The Democratic-sponsored measure sought to allow…

Fury at Virginia late-term abortion bill

Image copyright Getty Images A bill that would have allowed late-term abortions in Virginia has led to a conservative outcry, with US President Donald Trump weighing into the furore. The Democratic-sponsored bill sought to allow…

Tutankhamun tomb restoration completed

Image copyright AFP A nine-year project has been completed to restore the tomb of ancient Egypt's boy king, Tutankhamun, and address issues that threatened its survival. Experts from the Getty Conservation Institute repaired scratches and…

Paris police jailed for Canada tourist rape

Image copyright AFP Image caption Emily Spanton was raped after being invited to tour the legendary Paris police HQ Two police officers have been found guilty of raping a 39-year-old Canadian woman at a renowned…

Girl raises $62,000 for care home residents

Image copyright Beth Ann Crenshaw Image caption Ruby Kate, 11, has raised more than £48,000 to buy things for care home residents Ruby Kate Chitsey, 11, spends a lot of time at the care home…

Is polar vortex linked to climate change?

Image copyright Getty Images As a third of the US grapples with brutally cold weather, scientists are assessing how much this might be down to long-term changes to our climate. So whatever happened to global…

Senior Tory could accept Brexit delay

Image copyright Getty Images Senior Conservative backbencher Sir Graham Brady has told the BBC that he could accept a delay to Brexit - as long as a deal was already agreed. He said a short…

Venezuelas Guaidó says family threatened

Image copyright AFP Image caption Mr Guaidó has been speaking at Venezuela's Central University, announcing a plan for the country Venezuela's self-declared interim president Juan Guaidó has said his family has been threatened, amid the…