A national campaign to stop would-be terrorists travelling to Syria will be launched today, following a dramatic rise in the number of people being arrested after going to the war-torn state.
Nasa has compiled stunning satellite images of Earth’s incredible natural phenomena to show how our planet is changing.
Extreme skydivers Fred Fugen and Vince Reffet claim to have broken the world record for the highest base jump by parachuting from Dubai’s Burj Khalifa.
The origin of a mysterious quacking sound heard under the Southern Ocean that has baffled scientists for more than 50 years has been revealed.
A man accused of first degree murder is concerned his neck tattoo – a mirror image of the word ‘murder’ – may prejudice his upcoming trial.
Russia's foreign minister has promised a firm response if its citizens or interests come under attack in Ukraine - a vow that came after Ukraine announced a renewal of its "anti-terror" campaign against those occupying buildings in its troubled east.
California's top court has brushed aside a plea by Michael Jackson's doctor to review his involuntary manslaughter conviction.
US president Barack Obama has begun a four-country Asia tour with a visit to Japan.
Amsterdam has won court permission to ban marijuana cafes in its famous Red Light district, stepping up a crackdown on the city's freewheeling lifestyle.
The official death toll in the South Korea ferry disaster reached 150 today as the grim work of recovering bodies from the submerged vessel continued.
A car bomb has exploded outside a police station in central Nairobi and killed four people, Kenyan police said.
While he is proud of his country and all it has given the world, St George’s Day always makes Chas Early feel slightly uneasy.
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