Nicaraguan journalist shot dead on Facebook Live while covering protests

A journalist was gunned down during a Facebook Live broadcast as he covered an anti-government protest in Nicaragua. Angel Gahona was describing damage to a cash machine at a bank...

Smallville actor Allison Mack charged with trafficking over ‘involvement in sex cult’

Allison Mack, an actor best known for her role in the US TV show Smallville, has been charged with sex trafficking and conspiracy. She has been accused...

HSBC announces it will stop funding new coal power plants and other fossil fuel...

Europe’s largest bank has announced it is to largely stop funding fossil fuel industries. HSBC claims it is going green by all but ending future investment in...

Man admits killing pregnant girlfriend who was found shot and stabbed in suitcase in...

A man has been charged with the murder of his 21-year-old girlfriend whose shot and stabbed body was found stuffed in a suitcase.  Quentin Neal, 27, admitted to stabbing 21-year-old...

E Coli outbreak prompts warning to throw away Romaine lettuce

American consumers have been told to throw out any store-bought romaine lettuce as an E Coli outbreak has hospitalised dozens. All types of romaine grown in a...

Biologists in national park accidentally kill one of world’s rarest bears

One of the world’s rarest species of bear has become even more endangered after park staff in Italy accidentally killed one of the animals. Biologists in the...

Several members of migrant caravan have reached the US-Mexico border to seek asylum

At least 50 members of a migrant caravan that has been travelling through Central America and Mexico has reached the US border and are seeking asylum.  The...

Four Britons killed and 12 injured in Saudi Arabia coach crash

Four British nationals have died and 12 others have been injured in a coach crash in Saudi Arabia, a travel company has said. The victims were on a pilgrimage on...

New York City to ban cars in Central Park: ‘This was not its purpose...

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio is banning cars from entering Central Park this summer, and opting to return the roadways in the 800 acre...

‘I got it wrong’: Celebrations in Armenia as prime minister resigns after days of...

Armenia‘s prime minister has resigned unexpectedly after his acceptance of the post brought thousands of people on to the streets for days of protests. Serzh Sargysyan was accused of...

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