United defence for accused pick for Trump top jobBrett Kavanaugh’s path to the Supreme Court is looking rocky.
Revealed: First image of Joaquin Phoenix as the JokerAn image of Joaquin Phoenix as the Joker has been revealed for the first time.
Hurricane floods may spill toxic ash into riverA dam breach in North Carolina is threatening to pollute a large river with toxic coal ash from a power station.
Catholic bishop accused of raping nun arrested in IndiaA Catholic bishop accused of repeatedly raping a nun has been arrested in the southern Indian state of Kerala.
‘Sexy’ Handmaid’s Tale outfit pulled after online backlashAn online lingerie retailer has apologised after withdrawing a “sexy” version of the outfit made famous by the Handmaid’s Tale TV series.
Rhino poaching falls by a quarter in South AfricaThe killing rate of rhinos has fallen by a quarter in South Africa after years in which poachers slaughtered them for their horns in record numbers.
Trump challenges professor over judge sex assault claimDonald Trump has questioned a professor’s claim she was sexually assaulted by a Supreme Court nominee, suggesting that if it happened charges would have been filed “immediately”.
Octopuses get very friendly when on MDMAScientists have found out what happens when you give an octopus MDMA – almost the exact same thing as when you give it to a human.
Tourists face €500 fine for sitting down in VeniceVisitors in Venice could be fined up to €500 (£445) for sitting in undesignated spots, as the city continues to struggle with overwhelming tourism levels.
NFL’s Cleveland Browns end two-year winless streakNFL team Cleveland Browns have finally ended a 19-game streak with no wins by beating the New York Jets 21-17.