Trudeau sharpens criticism of China in Huawei spat

Image copyright Getty Images Canadian PM Justin Trudeau has accused Beijing of using "pressure tactics" to try to secure the release of a senior Huawei executive being held in Canada. Canadians Michael Kovrig and Michael…

Second US death linked to vaping

Image copyright Getty Images A second person has died in the US from a severe lung disease apparently caused by vaping, public health officials in the state of Oregon have said. The person was said…

Bernie Sanders in population control uproar

Image copyright Reuters Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders has been criticised after arguing population control should be part of tackling climate change. The Vermont senator told a TV debate that women "in poor countries" should…

PM: Id rather be dead in ditch than…

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionBoris Johnson: "I'd rather be dead in a ditch" than ask for Brexit delayBoris Johnson has said he would "rather be dead in a ditch" than ask…

The hand signal thats got China nervous

Image copyright TikTok/Sina Weibo Image caption A video and associated posters went viral showing a girl making an OK signal as a subtle way of asking for help A video showing a Chinese girl using…

Manslaughter charges dropped over Air France crash

Image copyright AFP PHOTO / BRAZILIAN NAVY Image caption The wreckage of the plane was discovered after a long search of the sea floor Magistrates in France have dropped charges against Air France and Airbus…

Woman killed in rare black bear attack in…

Image copyright AFP Image caption Black bears are dangerous but attacks are rare A US woman has been killed in a rare black bear attack on a secluded private island in Canada. Catherine Sweatt-Mueller, 62,…

Tyrannosaurus rex had air-con in its head

Image copyright Science Photo Library Image caption Artwork: T. rex was a formidable predator during the Cretaceous Period As a big, active predator, the mighty Tyrannosaurus rex needed a way to cool down. Now, scientists…