Hollywood Ripper guilty of murdering two women

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Michael Gargiulo could face the death penalty at a later date Michael Gargiulo, nicknamed the "Hollywood Ripper", has been found guilty of murdering two women. Prosecutors in Los Angeles painted…

John Hickenlooper drops out of presidential race

Image copyright The Washington Post/Getty Images Image caption Mr Hickenlooper speaks to voters at the Iowa State Fair in August Former Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper has ended his bid for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination.…

The 1975 frontman defies Dubai gay laws with…

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption "I don't think we'll be allowed back due to my 'behaviour'," Healy said Matt Healy, the frontman of Brit Award-winning band The 1975, has defied Dubai's anti-LGBTQ laws by…

Trump urges Xi to meet Hong Kong protesters

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Mr Trump has said Mr Xi could bring about a "happy and enlightened ending" by meeting protesters US President Donald Trump has urged his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping to meet…

Mayor calls for gun control after police shootout

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionPhiladelphia mayor responds after six police officers were shotThe mayor of Philadelphia has joined growing calls for gun control after a shootout in his city left six…

UK should not interfere in Hong Kongs affairs

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Liu Xiaoming, China's ambassador to the UK, made the remarks during a press conference China's ambassador to the UK has warned British politicians against interfering in Hong Kong's affairs, amid…

Israel to bar two US members of Congress

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Congresswomen Rashida Tlaib (left) and Ilhan Omar Israel has decided to block two US Democratic lawmakers from visiting after US President Donald Trump urged the country to ban them.…

Seized Iran tanker to be released in Gibraltar

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionGrace 1: Inside the seized supertankerA seized Iranian tanker held in Gibraltar is to be released, the local supreme court has ruled, despite a last-minute plea by…