Facebook bans dangerous individuals

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Alex Jones has already been banned from Twitter Facebook is banning several prominent figures it regards as "dangerous individuals". The social network accused Alex Jones, host of right-wing conspiracy…

Shares in Beyond Meat sizzle on market debut

Image copyright BEYOND MEAT Shares of vegan burger maker Beyond Meat soared on their Wall Street debut as investors bet on the growing popularity of plant-based foods. Just minutes into trading, the price jumped past…

US officer charged for shooting black man

Image copyright AFP/Getty Image caption The shooting took place in Arlington, Texas between Fort Worth and Dallas A Texas police officer has been charged with homicide after shooting a black man during a traffic stop…

Life-saving kidney delivered by drone

Image copyright University of Maryland Image caption The drone had to be custom-built A donor kidney has been delivered to surgeons at a US hospital via drone, in the first flight of its kind. Many…

Pelosi accuses attorney general of lying

Image copyright EPA/Reuters Image caption Nancy Pelosi says Attorney general William Barr "lied to Congress" US Speaker Nancy Pelosi has accused the Attorney General William Barr of lying to Congress. Her comments came a day…

Assange doesnt consent to US extradition

Image copyright AFP/Getty Image caption Julian Assange pumped his fist at photographers as he arrived at Southwark Crown Court on Wednesday Wikileaks co-founder Julian Assange has said he does not consent to being extradited to…

Defiant Maduro appears with soldiers

Image copyright EPA Image caption The armed forces did not appear to heed Mr Guaidó's call to defect In a show of defiance against his opponents, Venezuelan president Nicolás Maduro appeared flanked by soldiers at…

US military reports spike in sex assaults

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Pentagon officials commemorate Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month in March 2015 The US military has reported a major spike in sexual assaults despite years of efforts to address…