Sarah Hyland: Modern Family star reveals second kidney transplant BBC News
US actress Sarah Hyland has described how having to undergo two kidney transplants left her "contemplating suicide", US media report. The 28-year-old, who ...
Venezuela crisis: Goodyear staff get '10 tyre' severance BBC News
Staff are given tyres as part of their severance payment, as the US firm pulls out of Venezuela.
Report reveals 'gross' racial disparity in Toronto policing BBC News
Black people are "grossly over-represented" in violent police interactions in the Canadian city of Toronto, a human rights investigation has found. The Ontario ...
The countries that think it's OK to use cannabis BBC News
Around the world attitudes towards the use of cannabis are shifting. Mexico's new government plans to legalise recreational cannabis use, as does the incoming ...
Is nuclear disarmament set to self-destruct? BBC News
Never has the future of nuclear arms control seemed so uncertain. At risk is not just the collapse of existing treaties, but a whole manner of interaction between ...
'Surprise' Palu tsunami clue found on seafloor BBC News
Scientists are getting closer to understanding the tsunami that struck Palu in Indonesia in September. Damaging waves rushed ashore after a Magnitude 7.8 ...
UN: 20 Million Yemenis Are Hungry, 250,000 Face Catastrophe | World News U.S. News & World Report
The U.N. humanitarian chief says 20 million people in Yemen are hungry - a 15 percent increase from last year - and he says that for the first time, 250,000 face ...
US snowstorm kills three in North Carolina BBC News
A heavy snowstorm has swept through US south-eastern states, killing at least three people and leaving hundreds of thousands without power. A state of ...
That was awkward — at world’s biggest climate conference, U.S. promotes fossil fuels The Washington Post
Laughter and protests greeted the United States' embrace of continued fossil fuel production as global temperatures continue to rise.
Nobel Peace Winners Urge Global Action Vs. Sexual Violence U.S. News & World Report
STOCKHOLM (AP) — Nadia Murad, the Iraqi woman who shared this year's Nobel Peace Prize for her activism against sexual violence in wartime, says she ...