Trudeau to ask Pope for apology for Canada's residential schools

Thousands of aboriginal children were removed from their families and sent to residential schools.

Posted on: 27 May 2017 | 11:47 am

G7 talks: Trump isolated over Paris climate change deal

Germany called the climate change talks "very unsatisfactory", describing them as "six against one".

Posted on: 27 May 2017 | 10:50 am

Portland deaths: Two stabbed trying to stop anti-Muslim abuse

Two men are stabbed to death on a train in Portland as they try to stop a man abusing two women.

Posted on: 27 May 2017 | 7:55 am

Trump foreign tour: G7 leaders turn attention to Africa

Disagreements remain with US President Donald Trump on migration, trade and climate change.

Posted on: 27 May 2017 | 4:52 am

Kushner 'discussed secret line to Moscow' - US media reports

Donald Trump's son-in-law reportedly sought to use Russian facilities to reach Moscow officials.

Posted on: 27 May 2017 | 4:51 am

Chris Cornell: Friends and family at Soundgarden singer's funeral

Friends and family attend the funeral of the Soundgarden singer at an LA cemetery.

Posted on: 27 May 2017 | 2:30 am

Zbigniew Brzezinski, Carter's national security adviser, dies at 89

The former national security adviser has passed away at the age of 89, his daughter announced.

Posted on: 27 May 2017 | 12:23 am

Wisconsin sheriff accused of 'ordering staff to harass man'

Sheriff David Clarke allegedly ordered his staff to detain and question a passenger on his flight.

Posted on: 26 May 2017 | 7:49 pm

Genene Jones, former Texas nurse, charged again with baby murder

Genene Jones, dubbed the 'Angel of Death', is suspected of killing as many as 60 infants.

Posted on: 26 May 2017 | 6:04 pm

Clinton makes digs at Trump

She appeared to compare Donald Trump to Richard Nixon in a speech at Wellesley College.

Posted on: 26 May 2017 | 6:02 pm

The British (pitch) invasion

The little-known tale of when the British inspired sports entrepreneurs to launch a football league in America.

Posted on: 26 May 2017 | 4:47 pm

US growth rate revised up to 1.2%

The US economy grew at a faster pace than initially thought in the first three months of the year.

Posted on: 26 May 2017 | 1:23 pm

Teacher disciplined over 'most likely to become a terrorist' award

A 13-year-old girl was handed the "most likely to become a terrorist" award by her teacher.

Posted on: 26 May 2017 | 1:20 pm

US real estate agent sentenced for seven killings

The murder cases unravelled after a woman was found chained on Todd Kohlhepp's 95-acre property.

Posted on: 26 May 2017 | 10:50 am

Wonder Woman women-only screenings in Texas spark row

Men claim discrimination after a cinema scheduled women-only screenings of the superhero film.

Posted on: 26 May 2017 | 7:48 am

Did French president snub Donald Trump at Nato summit?

President Macron tweeted this video - leading to renewed comments about the politics of handshakes.

Posted on: 26 May 2017 | 1:19 am

Shifting tongues

John Kerry joked about Americans learning Russian, but global politics do influence languages studied.

Posted on: 25 May 2017 | 8:19 pm

'Fast Eddie'

Eddie Maher went on the run after driving off with £1.2m in a Securicor van. Remarkably, he kept it up for 19 years taking a wife and children from one US city to another.

Posted on: 25 May 2017 | 6:46 pm

Mapping a new frontier

Share Lab uses flow charts and data analysis to map one of the greatest forces shaping our world - Facebook.

Posted on: 25 May 2017 | 6:09 pm

Boy wonder

The six-year-old is sick of shootings in his community, his message reached America's top prosecutor.

Posted on: 25 May 2017 | 3:24 pm

Trump pushes past Montenegro’s PM

Speaking to Nato leaders in Brussels, the US president also called for alliance members to pay more.

Posted on: 25 May 2017 | 12:58 pm

Wisconsin car thief did not expect woman to do this

Melissa Smith was filling up her car in Milwaukee when a man jumped into the driver's seat.

Posted on: 25 May 2017 | 11:42 am

Fawn saved from New Jersey sewer by 'Deer Whisperer' officer

A distressed fawn trapped in a New Jersey storm drain is rescued by a uniformed friend of the animal kingdom.

Posted on: 25 May 2017 | 11:26 am

Fawn saved from New Jersey sewer by 'Deer Whisperer' officer

A distressed fawn trapped in a New Jersey storm drain is rescued by a uniformed friend of the animal kingdom known as the "Deer Whisperer".

Posted on: 25 May 2017 | 11:26 am

Manchester attack: Trump on 'depths of evil'

US President Donald Trump pays tribute to the "beautiful lives" lost in Monday's bomb attack.

Posted on: 25 May 2017 | 10:06 am