Afghan clinic bombing 'not a war crime'

Posted on Friday April 29, 2016

The Pentagon says the bombing of an Afghan hospital that left 42 dead was not a war crime, confirming that 16 US troops will face disciplinary action.

US accuses Russia over jet manoeuvre

Posted on Friday April 29, 2016

A Russian jet fighter intercepted a US Air Force plane in an "unsafe and unprofessional manner" over the Baltic Sea, the Pentagon says.

Mobile roaming charges cut within EU

Posted on Friday April 29, 2016

UK consumers using their mobile phones in Europe will see cheaper bills from Saturday, as a further cap on roaming charges takes effect.

VIDEO: The Queen vs The President: 'Boom'

Posted on Friday April 29, 2016

The Queen and Prince Harry have responded to Barack and Michelle Obama's Invictus Games challenge.

VIDEO: Thirteen presumed dead in Norway crash

Posted on Friday April 29, 2016

Thirteen people are presumed dead after a crash near Bergen in Norway, in which eyewitnesses say the rotor blades separated from the helicopter.

VIDEO: Trump jumps barrier to avoid protesters

Posted on Friday April 29, 2016

Donald Trump jumped a highway barrier to get to a rally near San Francisco after protesters blocked the entrance.

VIDEO: Lions airlifted to South Africa

Posted on Saturday April 30, 2016

Dozens of lions, rescued from circuses, are being airlifted from Colombia and Peru to South Africa.

VIDEO: 'Relentless bombardment' of Aleppo

Posted on Friday April 29, 2016

A medical facility in the Syrian city of Aleppo has reportedly been hit in an air strike - the second this week.

VIDEO: Jenner takes up Trump toilet offer

Posted on Thursday April 28, 2016

Caitlyn Jenner posts video of female toilet use after Donald Trump supported transgender right to choose which facility to use.

Protesters delay Trump speech

Posted on Saturday April 30, 2016

Hundreds of protesters broke through barricades and threw eggs at police outside a California hotel, delaying a speech by Republican Party front-runner Donald Trump.

Search for Nairobi collapse survivors

Posted on Friday April 29, 2016

A six-storey building in the Kenyan capital Nairobi has collapsed, with Kenyan media reporting at least three deaths and more feared trapped.

Argentines protest against Macri reforms

Posted on Saturday April 30, 2016

Thousands of Argentines stage a noisy protest against job cuts imposed under President Mauricio Macri's economic reforms.

Thirteen dead in Norway helicopter crash

Posted on Friday April 29, 2016

All 13 people on board a helicopter which crashed near the Norwegian city of Bergen are presumed dead, rescuers say.

New fighting rocks Syria's second city

Posted on Friday April 29, 2016

A mosque and a medical facility are reportedly targeted in Syria's second city of Aleppo, as the government announces a "regime of calm" in other regions.

Judge bans clubs in Buenos Aires

Posted on Friday April 29, 2016

A judge in the Argentine capital, Buenos Aires, bars nightclubs from opening until they have set up proper health and safety systems following recent drug deaths.

Kenyan call to stamp out ivory trade

Posted on Friday April 29, 2016

President Kenyatta of Kenya urges action to end Africa's illegal trade in ivory as he prepares to host a summit on saving elephants from extinction.

Over-age Canadian basketball player held

Posted on Friday April 29, 2016

A South Sudanese immigrant and prominent high school basketball player in Canada has been arrested after the revelation that his age may be closer to 29 and not 17, officials say.

VIDEO: 'I can use illegal ivory to top up stock'

Posted on Thursday April 28, 2016

Conservationists say the legal trade in ivory on the domestic market in China and Hong Kong is just providing a cover for the illegal smuggling.

The prank call crimewave

Posted on Friday April 29, 2016

The online community who live stream their illegal calls

Obama: Eight years, eight jokes (almost)

Posted on Friday April 29, 2016

Highlights from the previous seven White House Correspondents' Dinners