Oscar Pistorius has been injured after getting involved in a prison fight.
A diplomatic row over Donald Trump's Britain First retweets is threatening to break out again after a top US diplomat claimed the President was "misinterpreted".
Prosecutors have revealed the New York subway bomb suspect wrote on Facebook: "Trump, you failed to protect your nation."
Long Island is home to some of the most expensive real estate in America. It is also a stronghold for one of the world's most dangerous gangs.
Around half of Ryanair pilots based in Ireland are due to strike days before Christmas in a long-running dispute over workers' rights.
New Zealand has banned the use of vaginal mesh for the repair of prolapse and stress urinary incontinence.
A British banker jailed for life for the gruesome murders of two women has appeared in court to appeal against his conviction.
Oil and gas prices have surged after an explosion in Austria and disruption to supplies from the North Sea hit the energy market just as a cold snap drives up demand.
Just 10 rivers are carrying 90% of the plastic entering the oceans, a study has found.
Video-streaming service Netflix has been accused of spying on its users after tweeting a "creepy" joke regarding their viewing habits.
Noel Edmonds proposed settling a legal claim against Lloyds Banking Group for a small fraction of the £300m he originally sought in relation to a fraud involving Britain's biggest high street lender.
More than 1,000 marine turtles die every year after becoming entangled in rubbish in the oceans and on beaches, according to a global survey.
The launch of SpaceX's first completely recycled spacecraft has been delayed until Wednesday.
A 6.2-magnitude earthquake has hit Kerman Province in southeast Iran, state media has reported.
Astronomers are to scan a huge cigar-shaped interstellar object for signs of alien life, amid claims it could be some kind of artefact.
An "amateur-level" bomb was used in Monday's attack in New York, governor Andrew Cuomo has said.
Would you allow your child's organs to be donated after their death, even when the grief remains raw? Sophy Layzell did.
It may not have secured a Commons majority, but Theresa May's favourite election slogan has inspired the winner of a contest to write the best modern Christmas Cracker gag.
The Government is scrambling to avoid a defeat on key Brexit legislation just hours before the Prime Minister travels to an EU summit on Thursday.
Mobile phones will be banned from schools in France from next September, the country's education minister has announced.
A man with a pipe bomb strapped to his chest caused chaos in New York after the device went off in a crowded subway tunnel near Times Square.
A convicted serial killer who chained up a woman in a storage container after murdering her boyfriend has claimed he has more victims who are yet to be discovered.
Saudi Arabians will be allowed to legally watch a film in a cinema next year for the first time in more than three decades.
Plans have been unveiled for a terrorism alarm system in Australia's second-largest city.
Relations between Israel and Turkey have soured after their leaders traded insults days after President Trump sparked fury by recognising Jerusalem as Israel's capital.
The family of a jailed British mother says a delay in her court case signals a "ripple of freedom" that may change the tide.
Boris Johnson has had a "worthwhile visit" to Iran as he made the case for the release of jailed Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe.
The Arab League has slammed Donald Trump over his decision to recognise Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, calling it a "dangerous violation of international law".
Iraq has announced the end of its war against Islamic State after declaring victory over the jihadist group.
The leader of North Korea has celebrated the country's recent missile launch by visiting a sacred mountain where his father was said to be born.
An Israeli airstrike in Gaza has killed two Palestinians, security officials have said.
Wildfires that have ripped through southern California have destroyed a large area of the region's avocado crop.
Fourteen UN peacekeepers have been killed and 53 wounded in a "huge" attack in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
Two Palestinians have been shot dead by the Israeli army in Gaza during clashes over Donald Trump's decision to recognise Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.
A piece of artificially intelligent software has won the backing of tens of thousands of Russians to run for President.
The Pope has revealed he wants to change the Lord's Prayer - as he thinks the current version implies that God pushes people toward sin.
Boris Johnson will raise the case of a British mother jailed in Iran when he travels to the country this weekend - his first trip there as Foreign Secretary.
A long-dormant volcano in Iceland may be about to erupt, scientists fear.
Violent protests have broken out across the West Bank and Gaza Strip following Donald Trump's decision to recognise Jerusalem as Israel's capital.
When, back in May this year, Donald Trump became the first sitting US President to visit the Western Wall, one of the holiest sites in Judaism, the Israelis were delighted.