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  1. Is Temple Mount Crisis Spilling Over Into Jordan?Mon, 24 Jul 2017 12:12:00 GMT
    A shooting at the Israeli Embassy in Amman Sunday has prompted concerns that the Temple Mount crisis in Jerusalem might exacerbate Israeli-Jordanian tensions.
  2. Princes William, Harry Remember Their Final Call With DianaSun, 23 Jul 2017 21:33:00 GMT
    The brevity of the 1997 call haunts the British princes to this day. Their mother, Princess Diana, would die in a car crash that night.
  3. Staff Treating British Baby Charlie Gard Got Death ThreatsMon, 24 Jul 2017 08:03:33 GMT
    "In recent weeks the GOSH community has been subjected to a shocking and disgraceful tide of hostility and disturbance," said the hospital's chairman.
  4. Teen Girl Who Joined ISIS Is Under Investigation: ProsecutorsMon, 24 Jul 2017 22:18:00 GMT
    A German teenager being held in an Iraqi jail after running off to join Islamic State is being investigated on suspicion of membership in a foreign terrorist organization, German prosecutors said on Monday.
  5. Tenth Smuggling Victim Dies; Driver Could Face Death PenaltyMon, 24 Jul 2017 21:12:00 GMT
    The driver taken into custody after victims were discovered crammed into a sweltering 18-wheeler in San Antonio, Texas, is appearing in court on Monday.
  6. Lawmaker Pushes for Same-Sex Unions, Divorce in PhilippinesMon, 24 Jul 2017 18:57:53 GMT
    Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte's top ally in Congress proposed new bills to legalize divorce and same-sex unions on Monday.
  7. Duterte Vows to Continue Nation's War on DrugsMon, 24 Jul 2017 17:52:00 GMT
    Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte vowed Monday to continue his bloody war on illegal drugs despite international and domestic criticism.
  8. Britain Eases Blood Donation Rules for Gay, Bisexual MenMon, 24 Jul 2017 16:39:30 GMT
    Gay and bisexual men will be able to donate blood within three months of sexual activity instead of 12 months, the UK government has announced.
  9. Charlie Gard's Parents End Court Fight for U.S. TreatmentMon, 24 Jul 2017 15:43:00 GMT
    The parents of the baby Charlie Gard have ended their legal fight for an experimental U.S. treatment that they hoped could improve his condition.
  10. Five Injured, Two Seriously, in Swiss Chainsaw AttackMon, 24 Jul 2017 15:08:55 GMT
    A chainsaw wielding attacker entered an office building, injuring multiple people, local police said.
BBC News
  1. Charlie Gard parents end legal fight for 'beautiful' babyMon, 24 Jul 2017 18:34:15 GMT
    Letting "gorgeous" Charlie go is "the hardest thing we'll ever have to do", his parents say. More...
  2. Devon drugs death girl 'paid ultimate price'Mon, 24 Jul 2017 13:44:11 GMT
    The family of 15-year-old Leah Kerry say she knew the dangers but "thought she was invincible". More...
  3. Cotswold Wildlife Park escaped wolf shot deadMon, 24 Jul 2017 17:44:14 GMT
    The female Eurasian wolf was discovered outside the perimeter fence of Cotswold Wildlife Park. More...
  4. Rashan Jermaine Charles: Vigil held over police pursuit deathMon, 24 Jul 2017 21:56:58 GMT
    Campaigners blocked the road outside a police station and chanted "no justice, no peace". More...
  5. Men filmed racing at 134mph near Birmingham spared jailMon, 24 Jul 2017 17:26:22 GMT
    Footage played to a court shows them driving through roadworks at up to 100mph (160kmph). More...
  6. Ex-BBC man Fergus Beeley issues 'I want you dead' threatMon, 24 Jul 2017 12:38:05 GMT
    Footage captured by the family shows ex-BBC film-maker Fergus Beeley confronting them in a car park. More...
  7. Search for teddy with dead son's voiceMon, 24 Jul 2017 18:09:59 GMT
    The teddy was bought by a family friend to help Noah's three-year-old sister Alexiah cope with the loss. More...
  8. Birmingham carer sprayed aerosol in dementia patient's faceMon, 24 Jul 2017 19:58:55 GMT
    Susan Draper is sentenced to four weeks' jail, but is out on bail after lodging an appeal More...
  9. Man in court on kidnap, rape and murder chargesMon, 24 Jul 2017 16:52:29 GMT
    Mujahid Arshid is accused of killing a 19-year-old woman and attempting to murder another woman. More...
  10. Skull found during missing Corrie Mckeague search 'was not his'Mon, 24 Jul 2017 21:14:15 GMT
    A skull found while police searched a landfill site was a woman's from before 1945, police say. More...