September 7, 2018

Giant barrier to clear Pacific plastic

Every year millions of tonnes of plastic waste flow into seas around the world. Now, for the first time, there is going to be an attempt […]
September 7, 2018

Obama attacks ‘crazy stuff’ from Trump

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionObama: ‘Trump a symptom not the cause’ of US division Former US President Barack Obama has launched a […]
September 7, 2018

Sex offender cut from new Predator film

Image copyright 20th Century Fox Image caption The Predator is the sixth film in the franchise A scene has been cut from The Predator after Olivia […]
September 7, 2018

Knifed Brazil politician ‘lost 40% blood’

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionJair Bolsonaro: Brazil presidential front-runner stabbed at rally Brazil’s presidential front-runner, Jair Bolsonaro, lost 40% of his blood […]
September 7, 2018

Tesla shares sink after key executives exit

Image copyright Reuters Tesla shares have fallen sharply after two senior executives abruptly left the electric car firm headed by Elon Musk. The chief accounting officer […]
September 7, 2018

Officer kills man after entering wrong flat

Image copyright Botham Shem Jean/Facebook Image caption Botham Shem Jean was reportedly a native of the Caribbean nation of St Lucia A police officer in the […]
September 7, 2018

US wage growth hits nine-year high

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The construction sector hired 23,000 more workers last month Annual wage growth hit a nine-year high in the US last […]
September 7, 2018

Key players meet to discuss Syria’s Idlib

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionThe war in Syria could be about to enter its final stage Russian President Vladimir Putin has rejected […]
September 6, 2018

Hollywood star Burt Reynolds dies, 82

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Burt Reynolds, who topped box office charts in the 1970s, passed away of a heart attack Burt Reynolds, the wisecracking […]