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Winter Olympics: British IOC member Adam Pengilly sent home from Pyeongchang

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 15:39
British official Adam Pengilly is sent home from the 2018 Winter Olympics with "immediate effect" after an incident with a security officer.

Florida shooting: FBI and teachers 'warned' about Nikolas Cruz

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 15:24
Authorities were alerted after Nikolas Cruz said he planned to be "a professional school shooter".

Footballers on Bennell sexual abuse

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 14:52
Chris Unsworth, Steve Walters and Andy Woodward were all sexually abused by former coach Barry Bennell.

Divorcing couples may clash over Bitcoin

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 14:51
Lawyers say the anonymous nature of digital currencies could prove tempting for those trying to hide wealth.

Penistone hammer attack: Dad jailed for attempted murder

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 14:37
He tried to kill his children and step-daughter with a hammer then crashed into a wall at 92mph.

Barry Bennell: Crewe 'brushed scandal under carpet' says Lord Carlile

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 14:35
The Barry Bennell scandal was "brushed under the carpet" by Crewe Alexandra, says barrister Lord Carlile, who prosecuted the serial paedophile in 1998.

Transgender woman breastfeeds baby in first recorded case, study says

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 14:24
She was able to produce enough milk to be the baby's only food source for the first six weeks, a study says.

Winter Olympics: When commentators slip up...

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 13:41
Live sports commentators are often one hasty remark away from totally sticking their foot in it, and we have seen one or two instances of this during these Winter Games

Cheers and song as Ramaphosa elected South Africa president

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 13:22
ANC MPs and supporters burst into song after Cyril Ramaphosa became South Africa's new president.

Barry Bennell: A cruel and arrogant paedophile

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 13:17
Barry Bennell was a predatory paedophile and an arrogant man, police and ex-neighbours say.

Rio Carnival: Evil rat stars in winning political parade

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 13:07
Beija Flor samba school wins Rio Carnival with a show sharply criticising corruption in Brazil.

Adil Rashid: England all-rounder to only play white-ball cricket for Yorkshire

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 12:54
England all-rounder Adil Rashid will only play white-ball cricket for Yorkshire during the 2018 season.

Sulaiman Al Fahim: Ex-Portsmouth owner jailed for stealing £5m from wife to buy club

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 12:50
Sulaiman Al Fahim is sentenced to five years in a United Arab Emirates jail for stealing £5m from his wife to buy Portsmouth.

Endometriosis: I want my womb removed like Lena Dunham

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 12:44
Sofie Hartley, who's 27, wants to have a hysterectomy so that she can take back control of her body.

Barry Bennell guilty of further sex abuse

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 12:25
Ex-football coach Barry Bennell found guilty at Liverpool Crown Court of three further sex offences against boys

Oxfam scandal: Ex-director hits out at 'lies and exaggerations'

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 11:57
Accused of hiring prostitutes in Haiti, the former executive hits out at "lies and exaggerations".

America's gun culture in 10 charts

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 11:53
Charts explaining some of the key statistics behind gun ownership and attacks linked to guns in the US.

Cyril Ramaphosa to succeed Zuma as South African president

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 11:50
The mineworker who became a business tycoon is set to achieve his dream of leading South Africa.

Chinese woman joins handbag in X-ray machine

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 11:35
A Chinese woman worried about theft joined her bag on the conveyor belt at train station security.

Beth Shipsey's diet pill overdose death a 'huge mistake'

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 11:33
On the anniversary of her death, Beth Shipsey's parents say she did not mean to take her own life.