August 27, 2018
US student loan watchdog resigns

US student loan watchdog resigns

Image copyright Getty Images The top US official overseeing student loan complaints has resigned, alleging that the government has abandoned borrowers, US media report. Seth Frotman, […]
August 27, 2018
Computer predictions ‘control’ cholera

Computer predictions ‘control’ cholera

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionHow weather forecasts are used to prevent cholera outbreaks Cholera cases in Yemen have been slashed by a […]
August 27, 2018
Paragliders wow crowds over Lake Geneva

Paragliders wow crowds over Lake Geneva

Paragliders, base jumpers and pilots competed at the Acro World Tour finals in Switzerland.
August 27, 2018
Protesters face off in tense German city

Protesters face off in tense German city

Image copyright AFP Image caption Right-wing demonstrators carried placards reading “Stop the asylum flood” Rival protests over a murder in the east German city of Chemnitz […]
August 27, 2018
US boy, 9, dies after ‘homophobic abuse’

US boy, 9, dies after ‘homophobic abuse’

Image copyright CBS A nine-year-old boy has killed himself after enduring four days of homophobic bullying at school in Denver, Colorado, his mother says. Leia Pierce […]
August 27, 2018
White House urged to lower flag for McCain

White House urged to lower flag for McCain

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media caption“I lived and died a proud American,” McCain said from his deathbed US President Donald Trump has announced […]
August 27, 2018
US-Mexico reach trade ‘breakthrough’

US-Mexico reach trade ‘breakthrough’

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionDonald Trump speaks with the Mexican leader on the phone through a translator The US and Mexico have […]
August 27, 2018
Two gamers killed in Florida shooting

Two gamers killed in Florida shooting

Image copyright GLHF Game Bar Image caption The incident took place in a games bar attached to a restaurant Two professional video gamers have been named […]
August 27, 2018
Pope keeps silent on abuse claim letter

Pope keeps silent on abuse claim letter

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Pope Francis addressed journalists on his flight back from Dublin to Rome Pope Francis has refused to respond to claims by […]