New York wants power to prosecute criminals pardoned by Donald Trump

The New York attorney general has said a criminal pardoned by Donald Trump should not be immune to being prosecuted by the state. In...

Iran earthquake latest: Magnitude-5.5 quake strikes near nuclear power plant

An earthquake has hit southern Iran just 60 miles from the country’s Bushehr nuclear power plant. It hit on Thursday morning and was also...

David Copperfield hearing: British man sues magician claiming he suffered brain injury while taking...

A British man is suing American magician David Copperfield claiming he was badly injured while participating in a 2013 Las Vegas show. Gavin Cox, who...

‘Cocaine babe’ who said she smuggled drugs for Instagram likes is jailed for eight...

A drug mule said she tried to smuggle £11m worth of cocaine into Australia because it was a chance to post selfies on...

Pioneering autism doctor Hans Asperger sent disabled children to be killed by Nazis, new...

Hans Asperger, the Austrian paediatrician who gave his name to a kind of high-functioning autism, helped the Nazis in their murder of disabled children, according...

Burden of patients with multiple diseases could sink health systems around the world, warn...

Health systems around the world must fundamentally restructure or collapse under the “tidal wave” of demand from people living with multiple serious health...

Yazidis who suffered under Isis face forced conversion to Islam amid fresh persecution in...

The Yazidis, who were recently the target of massacre, rape and sex slavery by Isis, are now facing forcible conversion to Islam under...

Bitcoin price – latest updates: Cryptocurrency steadies above $8,000

The value of bitcoin continues to hover above $8,000 after last week's dramatic price surge, which saw the world's most valuable cryptocurrency gain more than $1,000 in the space of an hour. The volatile...

Nanny who killed two children while parents were away convicted of murder after insanity...

A once-trusted nanny who butchered two children in her care while their parents were away was convicted of murder by a jury that...

Scientists discover moss that filters arsenic out of water, making it safe to drink

Scientists in Sweden have discovered a moss that purifies water contaminated with poisonous arsenic so successfully that it becomes safe to drink. Researchers at...