Turpin case: California couple deny torturing 'shackled siblings'http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-42741049
The couple appeared in court after prosecutors detailed the horrific abuse allegations against them.
Thu, 18 Jan 2018 22:26:10 GMT
US government shutdown: House backs funding bill and sends it to Senatehttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-42737369
A bill to temporarily fund the US government must now be backed by the Senate to avert a shutdown.
Fri, 19 Jan 2018 01:21:41 GMT
Jacinda Ardern: New Zealand PM reveals she is pregnanthttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-42741789
Jacinda Ardern, who took office in October, jokes that she "thought 2017 was a big year".
Fri, 19 Jan 2018 02:35:38 GMT
HSBC to pay $101.5m to settle currency rigging probehttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-42742366
Financial giant HSBC agrees to pay $101.1m, confirming it misused client information for its own profit.
Fri, 19 Jan 2018 03:56:53 GMT
Uber co-founder Travis Kalanick a billionaire after $8bn investment dealhttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-42740680
Travis Kalanick is selling $1.4bn worth of shares as consortium invest $8bn in the ride-hailing firm.
Fri, 19 Jan 2018 03:24:21 GMT
'Shaking' Malaysia Airlines flight turns back to Australiahttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-australia-42741598
Malaysia Airlines says the jet experienced a "technical" issue on its way to Kuala Lumpur.
Fri, 19 Jan 2018 02:24:31 GMT
Deadly storm Friederike causes Dutch and German transport chaoshttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-42731505
A fierce storm sweeping across northern Europe kills eight people and halts Dutch and German trains.
Thu, 18 Jan 2018 21:39:39 GMT
Pope Francis arrives in crisis-hit Peruhttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-42742183
Peru has been rocked by protests against the authorities' decision to pardon ex-President Fujimori.
Fri, 19 Jan 2018 02:44:11 GMT
Car hits pedestrians near Rio's Copacabana beachhttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-42742877
A baby dies and 15 people are hurt when a car hits crowds on a promenade near Copacabana beach.
Fri, 19 Jan 2018 04:49:37 GMT
Zimbabwe opposition figure Roy Bennett dies in US helicopter crashhttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-42740567
Roy Bennett, a farmer who became a thorn in the side of Robert Mugabe, is killed alongside his wife.
Thu, 18 Jan 2018 23:39:36 GMT
Syria 'ready to down Turkish jets attacking Kurds Afrin'http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-42731227
Syria's government warns Turkey against launching an assault on a northern Kurdish enclave.
Thu, 18 Jan 2018 18:40:41 GMT
Ukraine crisis: Kiev defines Russia as 'aggressor' statehttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-42741778
Ukrainian MPs pass a law defining areas seized by separatists as temporarily occupied by Russia.
Fri, 19 Jan 2018 00:01:57 GMT
Shackled siblings: What we know about their liveshttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-42741868
Chained to beds and beaten as punishment, the couple's children hatched an escape plan over years.
Thu, 18 Jan 2018 22:53:52 GMT
North Korean skiers dream of Paralympicshttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-42735094
Ma You-chul and Kim Jung-hyun are set to be the first from their country to compete in the Winter Paralympics.
Fri, 19 Jan 2018 00:09:45 GMT
Australia's Channel 9 news promo looks like BBC's versionhttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-australia-42742376
Channel 9's promo for its Today show was copied, at moments, word for word from the BBC's promo video.
Fri, 19 Jan 2018 01:47:22 GMT
Popemobile causes horse to throw police officer in Chilehttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-42737505
The vehicle swerved to avoid hitting the police officer, when her horse reared up in the air.
Thu, 18 Jan 2018 21:13:56 GMT
Cosmetic firms 'need to do more for women of colour'http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-42734904
Beauty blogger Jackie Aina wants the cosmetic industry to do more for women of colour.
Fri, 19 Jan 2018 01:57:11 GMT
How an 'ice jam' caused river to burst banks in minuteshttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-42739940
Timelapse footage shows how a partially frozen New York river rose dramatically during a cold snap.
Thu, 18 Jan 2018 17:25:09 GMT
Plane that skidded off Turkey runway recoveredhttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-42739290
All 168 passengers and crew survived when it slid down a cliff overlooking the Black Sea in Turkey.
Thu, 18 Jan 2018 17:24:46 GMT
Facebook selfie showing murder weapon helps convict killerhttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-42722952
Police discovered the weapon used to murder a Canadian teen in a photo she took with her friend.
Thu, 18 Jan 2018 09:48:40 GMT
Drone saves two Australian swimmers in world firsthttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-australia-42731112
Lifeguards in Australia interrupt a drone training session to save two stricken boys.
Thu, 18 Jan 2018 10:36:13 GMT
North Korean phone users get photo beauty apphttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-news-from-elsewhere-42728802
Spring Scent is the latest homegrown app available to North Korea's 3.5 million smartphone owners.
Thu, 18 Jan 2018 06:37:44 GMT
Belarusian border guards catch 'trolley drone'http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-news-from-elsewhere-42723890
Belarusian border guards catch a smugglers' drone being sent in along a railway line.
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 15:59:32 GMT
Japanese train barks like a dog to prevent accidentshttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-news-from-elsewhere-42714353
Railway experiment hopes to put an end to collisions with deer drawn to the track.
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 13:29:25 GMT
Turpins: The 'happy family' at centre of torture allegationshttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-42701311
From their pictures, the couple arrested in California seemed to preside over a happy American family.
Thu, 18 Jan 2018 22:45:03 GMT
How to survive in Moscow without sunshinehttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-42722931
Moscow endured a December without sunshine - Oleg Boldyrev describes a hundred shades of grey.
Fri, 19 Jan 2018 00:15:00 GMT
North Korean skiers dream of Paralympic successhttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-42551880
Two novice skiers are set to represent their country for the first time at the Winter Paralympics.
Fri, 19 Jan 2018 00:10:45 GMT
Israel's Indian Jews and their lives in the 'promised land'http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-india-42731363
Indian-origin Jews moved to Israel soon after its creation, but their lives have not been easy.
Fri, 19 Jan 2018 00:12:10 GMT
Cancer in a country with no radiotherapy machinehttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-42720938
Uganda's only machine broke in 2016, leaving Monica Kyotazala and hundreds of other cancer patients without adequate care.
Fri, 19 Jan 2018 00:31:27 GMT
'African gangs' debate polarises Australiahttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-australia-42643834
Recent crime in Melbourne has dominated national news, but many say it is being unfairly exaggerated.
Thu, 18 Jan 2018 15:29:12 GMT