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US schools targeted by nationwide hoax bomb threat

US schools targeted by nationwide hoax bomb threatBomb threats sent to hundreds of schools, universities and government buildings across the US all appear to have been a hoax, authorities have said.

US Senate blames Saudi crown prince for Khashoggi’s death

US Senate blames Saudi crown prince for Khashoggi’s deathThe US Senate has passed a resolution stating Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman is responsible for the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi.

Man survives five hours in car submerged in icy river

Man survives five hours in car submerged in icy riverA motorist has survived by breathing through a pocket of air for five hours after crashing his car into an icy river.

May appeals for EU’s help with fresh plan to solve backstop fears

May appeals for EU’s help with fresh plan to solve backstop fearsTheresa May has appealed for EU leaders’ help to get her Brexit deal through parliament, and pitched a plan to make it happen.

Virgin launches tourism rocket into space for first time

Virgin launches tourism rocket into space for first timeVirgin Galactic has successfully launched a tourism rocket ship into space for the first time – with Sir Richard Branson hoping a commercial flight will take place by March 2019.

Russian spy admits conspiracy to infiltrate US gun lobby

Russian spy admits conspiracy to infiltrate US gun lobbyA woman accused of being a spy for Russia has pleaded guilty to a conspiracy charge in the US.

Woman jailed for 28 years for starving stepson

Woman jailed for 28 years for starving stepsonA US woman has been jailed for 28 years after starving her stepson so badly that he looked like a Holocaust survivor, doctors said.

Strasbourg Christmas market gunman shot dead

Strasbourg Christmas market gunman shot deadThe man suspected of opening fire at a Christmas market has been shot dead, the French interior minister has said.

Christmas market terror attacker wanted dead or alive

Christmas market terror attacker wanted dead or aliveFrench authorities say they are prepared to take the Strasbourg terror attacker dead or alive.

Miley Cyrus appears to confirm Black Mirror role

Miley Cyrus appears to confirm Black Mirror roleMiley Cyrus appears to have confirmed rumours that she is guest starring in the next season of Black Mirror.