Door knock saved serial killers victim

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Bruce McArthur was arrested last January and pled guilty on 18 January 2019 Canadian serial killer Bruce McArthur was in the middle of another possible murder when he was arrested…

MMA fighter wanted for murder captured

Image copyright Conroe Police Department/Facebook Image caption Police captured Mr Marks after a nine-hour manhunt A mixed martial arts fighter suspected of two murders had escaped from Texas police, only to be discovered hours later,…

Neeson sparks race row over rape comments

Image copyright PA Image caption Liam Neeson said he wanted revenge after his friend was raped Liam Neeson has sparked a race row after making comments about once wanting to kill a black person. He…

UK approves Vijay Mallya extradition

Image copyright AFP/Getty UK Home Secretary Sajid Javid has approved the extradition of Indian business tycoon Vijay Mallya, who faces fraud charges back home. The move comes two months after a London court ruled that…

Venezuela civil war threat an invention

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionWhy Venezuela matters to the US... and vice versaVenezuela's opposition leader Juan Guaidó has dismissed warnings from President Nicolás Maduro the country's political crisis could spark civil…

Amazon defends facial-recognition tool

Image copyright Joy Buolamwini Image caption The study author, Joy Buolamwini, has spent years researching bias in algorithms and machine learning Amazon has defended its facial-recognition tool, Rekognition, against claims of racial and gender bias,…

Iraq angered by Trump idea for US base

Image copyright U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Phillip McTaggart Image caption About 5,000 US troops are in Iraq to train, advise and assist Iraqi security forces Iraq's President Barham Saleh has rebuked Donald Trump over…

Photo of Mitch McConnell in Front of a…

In the midst of the ongoing controversy over a racist photograph on Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam’s medical school yearbook page, a photograph of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) posing in front of a Confederate…