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Trump cancels Pelosi trip and Davos delegation over shutdown

Trump cancels Pelosi trip and Davos delegation over shutdownDonald Trump has cancelled a proposed overseas trip by his Democratic opponent Nancy Pelosi, and scrapped administration officials’ travel to the World Economic Forum over the US government shutdown.

Domestic violence shelter pushed to the limit by US shutdown

Domestic violence shelter pushed to the limit by US shutdownIn a corner of West Virginia, the government shutdown is hitting hard.

‘We would miss tea with milk’: Germans urge UK to stay in EU

‘We would miss tea with milk’: Germans urge UK to stay in EUA group of prominent Germans has written a letter urging Britain to rethink Brexit, saying they would miss milk with tea and post-work pints.

Surgeon used 5G network to operate remotely on animal

Surgeon used 5G network to operate remotely on animalA doctor in China has become the first to perform remote control surgery over a super-fast 5G network.

Ghosn hit with new allegations of improper payments

Ghosn hit with new allegations of improper paymentsScandal-hit Renault boss Carlos Ghosn improperly received €7.8m (£7m) from a joint venture between Nissan and Mitsubishi, the carmakers allege.

El Chapo ‘escaped naked through tunnel under bath’

El Chapo ‘escaped naked through tunnel under bath’El Chapo’s former mistress fled with the notorious Mexican drug lord – who was naked – through a tunnel under a bathtub, a court heard.

Jaws-dropping! World’s ‘biggest great white shark’ snapped

Jaws-dropping! World’s ‘biggest great white shark’ snappedA huge great white shark, thought to be the biggest of its kind in the world, has been filmed by divers off Hawaii.

Body of newborn baby girl found in toilets at Amazon warehouse

Body of newborn baby girl found in toilets at Amazon warehouseA newborn baby girl has been found dead in a rubbish bin in a women’s toilet at an Amazon warehouse.

‘Europe needs change’: Berlusconi running for EU Parliament

‘Europe needs change’: Berlusconi running for EU ParliamentSilvio Berlusconi has thrown himself back into politics and will run in May’s European Parliament elections after a court lifted a ban last year.

Heavy snow traps dozens of nuns in Alpine monastery

Heavy snow traps dozens of nuns in Alpine monasteryDozens of Catholic nuns have been cut off from the world for days after heavy snowfall left them trapped in their Alpine monastery.