Aretha Franklin will pull through, says nephewhttp://news.sky.com/story/soul-singer-aretha-franklin-will-pull-through-says-nephew-11473368
Aretha Franklin's nephew has described her as being in good spirits and says he believes his aunt will "pull through", days after she was said to be gravely ill.
Wed, 15 Aug 2018 13:42:00 +0100
Transgender woman makes history as governor nomineehttp://news.sky.com/story/first-transgender-governor-nominee-picked-in-vermont-11473349
A transgender woman has moved a step closer to becoming the first transgender governor in US history after she won Vermont's primary election.
Wed, 15 Aug 2018 12:58:00 +0100
Teen 'feels like Superman' after surviving lightning strikehttp://news.sky.com/story/teen-feels-like-superman-after-surviving-lightning-strike-11473137
A teenager from Arizona has made a miraculous recovery after being struck by a bolt of lightning which stopped his heart.
Wed, 15 Aug 2018 07:36:00 +0100
Man shot son in row over 'really good chicken'http://news.sky.com/story/alabama-man-guilty-of-shooting-son-in-row-over-really-good-chicken-11473478
An Alabama man could face two decades in jail for shooting his son during a row over chicken wings.
Wed, 15 Aug 2018 16:00:00 +0100
Child abuse by hundreds of priests covered uphttp://news.sky.com/story/child-abuse-including-rape-by-hundreds-of-priests-in-pennsylvania-was-covered-up-11473047
The abuse of more than 1,000 children for decades by hundreds of priests was systemically covered up by church officials, , according to a report.
Tue, 14 Aug 2018 23:54:00 +0100
New York woman 'killed Briton to rid house of evil'http://news.sky.com/story/new-york-woman-killed-briton-to-rid-her-house-of-evil-police-say-11473194
A Briton was stabbed to death in New York by a woman who wanted to "rid her house of evil", police say.
Wed, 15 Aug 2018 09:34:00 +0100
Face transplant gives hope after suicide attempthttp://news.sky.com/story/woman-who-shot-herself-in-the-face-given-second-chance-with-face-transplant-11473070
A 21-year-old woman who tried to take her own life by shooting herself in the face has become the youngest person in the United States to receive a face transplant.
Wed, 15 Aug 2018 04:04:00 +0100
Trump calls fired aide a 'dog' and 'crazed lowlife'http://news.sky.com/story/donald-trump-calls-fired-aide-omarosa-manigault-newman-a-dog-and-crazed-lowlife-11472520
Donald Trump has called a former senior adviser a "dog" who is a "crazed, crying lowlife" after she released a tape in which the president expressed surprise at learning of her dismissal.
Tue, 14 Aug 2018 14:02:00 +0100
Weinstein must face trafficking lawsuit from Britonhttp://news.sky.com/story/harvey-weinstein-must-face-sex-trafficking-lawsuit-from-british-actress-kadian-noble-11472809
Harvey Weinsten will have to face a lawsuit from a British actress who accuses him of breaking sex trafficking laws by inviting her to a French hotel room and assaulting her.
Tue, 14 Aug 2018 20:22:00 +0100
Turkey to boycott US electronics - including iPhonehttp://news.sky.com/story/turkey-to-boycott-us-electronics-including-iphone-11472506
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has said his country will boycott electronic products made in the US amid an escalating diplomatic feud with the Trump administration that has contributed to a currency meltdown in Turkey.
Tue, 14 Aug 2018 13:08:00 +0100