Ronaldo will not face charges in rape case

Image copyright Getty Images Football star Cristiano Ronaldo will not face charges after being accused of sexual assault, US prosecutors say. Kathryn Mayorga, 34, had alleged that the Juventus player raped her at a Las…

Marvel steps into a new era of Hollywood…

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Left-right: Lauren Ridloff (aka Makkari), Simu Liu (Shang-Chi) and Tessa Thompson (Valkyrie) Comic book fans have been left giddy with anticipation by the bumper crop of superhero offerings unveiled…

Were triads involved in Hong Kong violence?

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionA large group of masked men in white T-shirts stormed Yuen Long stationOn Sunday, dozens of masked men stormed a train station in Hong Kong - assaulting…

Ex-US senator regrets resigning in #MeToo fallout

Image copyright The Washington Post via Getty Images Image caption Former US Senator Al Franken leaves the Senate floor on 7 December, 2017 after delivering a speech resigning from his post Former US Senator Al…

Jo Swinson elected new Lib Dem leader

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionNew Lib Dem leader Jo Swinson: "I will do whatever it takes to stop Brexit."Jo Swinson has become the first female Liberal Democrat leader, after decisively beating…

Massive protests in Puerto Rico to oust governor

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Protesters begin gathering for an expected march on one of the island's busiest highways Thousands of people have taken to the streets in Puerto Rico to demand the resignation…

Hong Kong police criticised over mob violence

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionA large group of masked men in white T-shirts stormed Yuen Long stationHong Kong police are facing accusations of failing to protect pro-democracy activists who were attacked…

Israel razes Palestinian homes too near barrier

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionIsrael pulls down a cluster of Palestinian homesIsrael has begun demolishing a cluster of Palestinian homes it says were built illegally too close to the separation barrier…