One woman lost five members of her family, including her husband, after the illegal alcohol was served at a mourning event.
Floodwaters in northern Australia have spread to the World Heritage site, raising concerns for coral.
Growing up in Southall, West London, where many of Britain's Sikhs settled after moving to the UK, the turban was all around us: at home, in the gurdwara, on the street. It is Sikhs' most identifiable feature.
Seventeen people were killed by an ex-student at a Florida high school on Valentine's Day in 2018.
The UK and US governments announce a £25m project to improve the sensitivity of the LIGO facilities.
A teacher and a pupil at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School gave people a focal point for their grief and curiosity.
An Australian couple staved off pests for more than nine months to grow a giant cabbage almost as big as a person.
Late risers have poorer attention, slower reactions and increased sleepiness, a study suggests.
A selection of photographs from around the African continent this week.
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In the wake of the #MeToo movement, new apps are helping victims gather and share evidence.
The president is a few pounds heavier and taking a higher dose of cholesterol medicine, his doctor says.
US and Israeli leaders continued to push for confrontation with Iran at the Warsaw ministerial meeting on Middle East security Thursday, strongly criticizing Europe as they did so.
Allegations of political interference have turned into a major headache for the Canadian PM.
People are trying to recreate comedy roasts online and getting it horribly wrong. What are the rules?
A US soccer club is defending its decision to reward a footballer with a new contract, despite the player serving 45 days in jail for having sex with an underage girl.
Rudolph ‘Blaze’ Ingram has his sights set on smashing Usain Bolt’s 100m world record.
What do you know about Africa's most-populous nation and largest economy?
Unable to play as often as he'd like, the president has installed a simulator in his private quarters.
British Prime Minister Theresa May was dealt another humiliating defeat Thursday as lawmakers voted against the latest incarnation of her Brexit plan.