Huawei executive launches extradition fight

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Huawei executive Meng Wanzhou leaves for court on Wednesday Lawyers for a senior Huawei executive say they intend to apply for a stay of proceedings in a high-profile extradition case.…

US anti-vax poster child gets chickenpox

Image copyright Bill Kunkel Image caption Jerome Kunkel, 18, sued after his school banned him for being unvaccinated A US teenager who took legal action against his school after he was banned for refusing the…

US halts North Korea war dead programme

Image copyright Reuters Image caption The joint effort to return the bodies of US soldiers followed the historic 2018 Singapore Summit The US has halted efforts to retrieve the remains of its troops killed during…

Colorado teen died tackling school shooter

Image copyright CBS Image caption Kendrick Castillo, 18, was killed in the shooting at his school A teenager died in a shooting at a Colorado high school - days before his graduation - while charging…

China threatens retaliation on Trump tariffs

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Vice Premier Liu He (right) with US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer earlier this month Beijing has said it will respond in kind if President…

World markets tumble on trade war fears

Image copyright Getty Images Global stock markets have tumbled after US President Donald Trump's unexpected threat to impose new tariffs on Chinese exports. On Wednesday, Japan's Nikkei 225 index lost 1.5% after the Dow Jones…

Iran warned not to abandon nuclear deal

Image copyright AFP Image caption Iran insists its latest actions are within the deal Western countries participating in the Iran nuclear deal have warned Tehran there will be serious consequences if it takes steps that…

Amazon accused of failing pregnant workers

A US woman is suing Amazon, alleging that she was sacked because she was pregnant, raising more questions about working conditions in its warehouses. According to tech news site CNET, the online retailer has been…