Apollo 11 astronaut returns to launch site

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionApollo 11 astronaut Michael Collins spoke to the BBC in AprilOne of the surviving crew members of the first manned mission to the Moon - Apollo 11…

No federal charges in 2014 death of Eric…

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionEric Garner's mother: 'Today we can't breathe because they have let us down'.The US Department of Justice has said it will not bring federal charges against a…

Facebook delusional over cryptocurrency plan

Image copyright Reuters Facebook's plan for a cryptocurrency has come under further attack at a US hearing, with politicians calling the company "delusional" and not trusted. The Senate Banking Committee is quizzing Facebook executive David…

MEPs back von der Leyen as EU Commission…

Germany's Ursula von der Leyen has been narrowly elected president of the EU Commission following a secret ballot among MEPs. The centre-right defence minister will replace Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker on 1 November. She secured…

What Americans make of Trump tweets

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Rep Ilhan Omar, Democrat of Minnesota, left, shown with Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez of Queens, New York, and Rashida Tlaib of Michigan, spoke out against the president President Donald Trump telling four…

US ban on abortion referrals for tax-funded clinics

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption A doula holds hands with a patient during an abortion procedure at an abortion clinic The Trump administration has banned family planning clinics that receive taxpayer funding from referring…

I am not a racist, insists Trump

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionAyanna Pressley, Ilhan Omar, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Rashida Tlaib responded to the attacks at a press conference on MondayUS President Donald Trump has insisted he is not…