August 17, 2018

Free tuition for all NYU medical students

Image copyright Reuters Image caption All present and future students qualify for the scheme, regardless of need or merit The New York University School of Medicine […]
August 17, 2018

Serena Williams learned just before Johanna Konta loss that half-sister’s killer had been freed

Johanna Konta took just 53 minutes to beat former world number one Williams on 30 July Serena Williams says she discovered that the man convicted of […]
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 […]