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Trump takes on US senator on 'racial slur'

Trump takes on US senator on ‘racial slur’

Trump voters grade president’s first year President Donald Trump has said he was "totally misrepresented" by those saying he used the term "shithole" to describe African nations last week. Mr Trump also said the allegation…


Why Pope's trip to Chile is a challenge

Why Pope’s trip to Chile is a challenge

Pope Francis is likely to face hostility on his official visit to Chile When the Vatican Secretary of State Cardinal Pietro Parolin said that Pope Francis’s trip to Chile would not be an easy one,…


Carillion: Small firms count the cost

Carillion: Small firms count the cost

The Carillion collapse: What does it mean? Thousands of small firms working for failed construction giant Carillion are waiting to learn if they will be paid, amid growing fears some could close. Carillion used an…


Shackled children found in California home

Shackled children found in California home

The parents are held on charges of torture and child endangerment Two parents have been arrested in California after police found 13 people allegedly being held captive at their home, including some "shackled to their…


Donald Trump takes on Dick Durbin over 'racial slur'

Donald Trump takes on Dick Durbin over ‘racial slur’

Enable it in your browser or download Flash Player here .Sorry, you need Flash to play this. Trump voters grade president’s first year Media captionTrump voters grade president’s first year President Donald Trump has said…



Steven Seagal denies Bond girl assault

Steven Seagal denies Bond girl assault

Rachel Grant at the Die Another Day Royal Premiere in London in 2002 Actor and producer Steven Seagal has denied an allegation of sexual assault at a film rehearsal in Sofia 2002, made against him…


Carillion: The company entrenched in public life

Carillion: The company entrenched in public life

Carillion is usually described as a construction company, its name often seen emblazoned across major projects. One of its contracts was with HS2, but it also supplied children in Oxfordshire with school dinners, maintained prison…


Twelve hurt in Russia school knife attack

Twelve hurt in Russia school knife attack

Emergency services rushed to the school to deal with the fight Eleven children and a teacher were wounded in Russia when a knife fight broke out at a school in Perm, a city 1,000km (620…


Still Friends? The trouble with old sitcoms

Still Friends? The trouble with old sitcoms

The show ran from 1994 to 2004 Ahh, Friends. The US sitcom that took over the world. Millennials may look back fondly to the heady days of the ultimate 20-something Manhattan lifestyle enjoyed by our…