Who is Ghislaine Maxwell, Epsteins ex-girlfriend?

Image copyright Getty Images After the apparent suicide of US financier Jeffrey Epstein, his former girlfriend, Ghislaine Maxwell, has come into the spotlight. Questions are being asked about what role she may have played in…

Sorcerers treasure trove found in Pompeii

Image copyright EPA Image caption Most of the artefacts would have belonged to women - possibly slaves or servants Archaeologists working in the buried Roman city of Pompeii say they have uncovered a "sorcerer's treasure…

Trump to roll back endangered species protections

Image copyright Getty Images The US federal government has announced an overhaul of the way it enforces the Endangered Species Act, a law credited with prevented countless extinctions. Trump officials say the new plan will…

Argentine peso and markets plunge after shock vote

Image copyright EPA Argentine stock markets and its currency have both plunged after Conservative Argentine President Mauricio Macri suffered a shock defeat in primary elections on Sunday. In early trading, Argentina's main Merval stock index…

Trump targets legal migrants who get food aid

Image copyright Getty Images US President Donald Trump's administration is to make it more difficult for poorer legal migrants to extend their visas or gain permanent resident status (a green card). The rule targets migrants…

Epstein guards severely overworked before death

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Epstein was awaiting trail on sex trafficking and conspiracy charges when he was found dead in his cell Guards in Jeffrey Epstein's unit were working "extreme overtime" in the hours…

Rocket mystery: What weapon was Russia testing?

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionIn March 2018, President Putin called the Burevestnik missile "invincible"Five Russian nuclear engineers who died in a rocket engine explosion have been buried in Sarov, a closed…

Meghan has made Harry less popular, says Farage

Image copyright EPA Image caption Nigel Farage praised the Queen and said he hoped she lived a "very long time" Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage has criticised members of the royal family, describing the late…