US pauses Covid vaccine trial due to ill volunteer
US pauses Covid vaccine trial due to ill volunteer
Johnson & Johnson has paused its Covid vaccine trial to investigate why one participant in the study fell ill. The compa...
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'Better warning system' needed for extreme weather
'Better warning system' needed for extreme weather
A new UN report says the world needs to rapidly raise investment in early warning systems for extreme weather events. Ove...
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'The sea-ice is dying': Historic Arctic trip ends
'The sea-ice is dying': Historic Arctic trip ends
The German Research Vessel Polarstern has sailed back into its home port after completing a remarkable expedition to the...
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China to test entire city for Covid-19 in five days
China to test entire city for Covid-19 in five days
The Chinese city of Qingdao is testing its entire population of nine million people for Covid-19 over a period of five d...
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Top US scientist says Trump ad quote misleading
Top US scientist says Trump ad quote misleading
Top US government scientist Anthony Fauci has said an edited clip of him used in a Trump campaign ad is misleading. It sh...
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Supreme Court pick vows to 'apply law as written'
Supreme Court pick vows to 'apply law as written'
US President Donald Trump's pick for a Supreme Court vacancy will tell senators that she will judge legal cases impartia...
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Demonstrator shot dead during rival Denver protests
Demonstrator shot dead during rival Denver protests
A man has been shot dead during rival right- and left-wing protests in the US city of Denver. Reports said the dead man h...
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Thai bus collides with train, killing 17
Thai bus collides with train, killing 17
A bus has collided with a train in Thailand, killing at least 17 people and injuring dozens more, officials say. The cra...
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Trump 'no longer a Covid transmission risk'
Trump 'no longer a Covid transmission risk'
US President Donald Trump is no longer a Covid transmission risk to others, the White House physician has said. Sean Conl...
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Trump to appear at White House rally after Covid
Trump to appear at White House rally after Covid
Donald Trump is due to host a public event at the White House later - his first since being ill with coronavirus. The pre...
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Kyrgyz ex-leader rearrested in struggle for power
Kyrgyz ex-leader rearrested in struggle for power
Kyrgyzstan's former president has been rearrested as the country's incumbent leader tries to shore up his power after da...
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North Korea holds military parade with missiles
North Korea holds military parade with missiles
North Korea held a rare night time military parade on Saturday, attended by leader Kim Jong-un. The parade marked the 75...
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White House hosted 'superspreader' event - Fauci
White House hosted 'superspreader' event - Fauci
Top US virus expert Dr Anthony Fauci, a member of the Covid task force, said it was clear there was a "superspreader eve...
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US governor 'moved around' as FBI tracked militia
US governor 'moved around' as FBI tracked militia
Michigan's governor was kept updated about a plot to abduct her and was moved around as the FBI tracked her would-be kid...
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Nobel Peace Prize goes to UN World Food Programme
Nobel Peace Prize goes to UN World Food Programme
The 2020 Nobel Peace Prize has been awarded to the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) for its efforts to combat h...
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US man avoids Thai jail over bad resort review
US man avoids Thai jail over bad resort review
A US man in Thailand who was arrested for writing a negative hotel review will avoid legal action and jail time. Wesley ...
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Trump ready to return to public life, says doctor
Trump ready to return to public life, says doctor
US President Donald Trump has completed his course of treatment for Covid-19 and can return to public engagements this w...
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Blaze engulfs South Korean tower block
Blaze engulfs South Korean tower block
A huge fire has engulfed a 33-storey tower block in the southern South Korean city of Ulsan. Video footage showed flames ...
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FBI busts 'plot' to abduct US governor
FBI busts 'plot' to abduct US governor
The FBI says it has thwarted a plot to abduct and overthrow Michigan's Democratic Governor Gretchen Whitmer. Mrs Whitmer ...
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WTO to name first female boss as shortlist narrows
WTO to name first female boss as shortlist narrows
And then there were two. The selection of a new director general of the World Trade Organisation (WTO) is entering its fi...
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