August 17, 2018

100 sick days donated to teacher with cancer

Image copyright Robert Goodman Image caption Mr Goodman, 56, teaches in West Palm Beach, Florida Robert Goodman had run out of options. When the Florida history […]
August 17, 2018

Celebrities remember Aretha Franklin

Aretha Franklin, the ‘Queen of Soul’ known for hits like ‘Respect’ and ‘Think’, has died in Detroit at the age of 76. The legendary singer was […]
August 17, 2018

Tributes flood in for Aretha Franklin

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionSister Sledge and the Rev Jesse Jackson are among those who have paid tribute Aretha Franklin Tributes are […]
August 17, 2018

Whale hunt turns sea red with blood

Powerful pictures from the Faroe Islands show the sea turned blood red after dozens of whales were killed by islanders in preparation for the harsh winter […]
August 17, 2018

WWE star hits back over ‘body shaming’

Image copyright WWE Image caption Billie Kay (left) and Peyton Royce (right) during a WWE event WWE stars have shared their support for fellow wrestler Peyton […]
August 17, 2018

US man arrested after family disappears

Image copyright Shanann Watts / Facebook Image caption Chris Watts spoke to the media after his family were reported missing on Monday A father in the […]
August 16, 2018

US media launches free press campaign

Image copyright AFP/Getty Image caption The Boston Globe made a plea for editorial unity last week More than 300 US news organisations will launch a free […]
August 16, 2018

A tour of Syria – with the Russian military

The BBC’s Steve Rosenberg reports from a tour of Syria organised by the Russian military, who are keen to show that life is gradually returning to […]
August 16, 2018

Brazil’s ‘Dr Bumbum’ charged with murder

Image copyright EPA Image caption Dr Furtado described the death as a “tragic accident” A celebrity Brazilian plastic surgeon known as Dr Bumbum has been charged […]