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Merkel: The steady woman whose shaking has touched a nation

After three bouts of trembling in public, Germany's Angela Merkel health has come under scrutiny.

Many White Nationalists Praise Controversial Trump Tweets

Trump attacked four female lawmakers of color by charging that they 'hate our country,' and should leave if they are unhappy with the US

El Chapo: How Mexico's drug kingpin fell victim to his own legend

The world’s most powerful drug kingpin was enamoured by his own legend and it cost him his freedom.

Syrian conflict: Helping children through the horror of bomb blasts

A new medical guide aims to improve the chances of saving children's lives, and limbs, in war zones.

Democratic Presidential Hopefuls Spend Heavily on Digital Ads, Staff

Former Vice President Joe Biden invested the most heavily in digital advertising; US Senator Bernie Sanders was a close second

US, Mexico Set Talks Amid Tension over New Curbs on Asylum-seekers

A surge of Central American migrants passing through Mexico to seek asylum in the United States has led to both friction and cooperation

House Votes to Condemn Trump's 'Racist' Comments

By a vote of 240-187, the House of Representatives condemned comments deemed racist and xenophobic the president made against four minority Democratic congresswomen

The Kenyan centre saving endangered chimpanzees

Timothy Mwangi has cared for chimpanzees for nearly two decades at this rescue centre in Kenya.

Norway's spy town: 'They took him and they have broken him'

The wife of a Norwegian pensioner convicted of espionage in Russia has spoken to the BBC about her anger at the intelligence service.

South African Musician Johnny Clegg Dies at 66

Groundbreaking South African musician Johnny Clegg dies at 66 after fighting pancreatic cancer