Global warming unparalleled in 2,000 years

Image copyright Getty Images The speed and extent of current global warming exceeds any similar event in the past 2,000 years, researchers say. They show that famous historic events like the "Little Ice Age" don't…

Mueller: Trump was not exonerated by my report

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionDid the president refuse to be interviewed? Yes, says Mueller.President Donald Trump's claim that he was "totally exonerated" by special counsel Robert Mueller was rejected by Mr…

Records tumble as Europe swelters in heatwave

Image copyright Kris Hoet Image caption Hundreds of passengers were eventually allowed to leave the stricken Eurostar train Belgium and the Netherlands have recorded their highest ever temperatures, in a heatwave searing Western Europe. The…

Blade Runner star Rutger Hauer dies aged 75

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Hauer played a synthetic human in Blade Runner Actor Rutger Hauer, who starred in 1982's Blade Runner, has died at the age of 75. His agent confirmed the star…

Are we learning anything new from Mueller?

Image copyright Getty Images During his public appearance in May announcing the end of his special counsel inquiry, Robert Mueller said he didn't want or need to testify before Congress on the results of his…

Bison throws girl through air at Yellowstone

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Male bison can weigh up to 2,000lb (900kg) A nine-year-old girl was charged and injured by a bull bison at Yellowstone National Park on Monday. Video of the incident,…

Boris Johnson becomes UKs new prime minister

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionBoris Johnson's first speech as UK PM: "Never mind the backstop, the buck stops here"Boris Johnson said he wanted to "change the country for the better" after…

S Korea and Russia spar over airspace intrusion

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption South Korea said a Russian A-50 early warning and control plane twice violated its airspace (file photo) Russia has strongly denied ever apologising for violating South Korean airspace, as…