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37 killed in Turkish cargo jet crash

A Boeing 747-400F TC-MCL, similar to the plane that has crashed in Kyrgyzstan

Supposed to make a stopover in Manas, the ACT Airlines plane came down in a residential area due to poor visibility.

Accepting a poorer Britain for Brexit

British Prime Minister Theresa May has proclaimed "Brexit means Brexit" and is forging ahead with Britain's plans to ...

OPINION: Far from 'taking back control', Brexit will undermine British sovereignty.

Istanbul nightclub attacker caught

A frame grab made from a video which was distributed by Turkish police and released on January 3, 2017, shows a man, the ...

Turkish police have captured the man believed to be responsible for the New Year's Eve attack in an Istanbul nightclub.

The Buddhists vs the billionaire

The group built the monastery over 21 years.

Led by a Russian war veteran, a group of Buddhists is fighting to stop a mining giant tearing down their monastery.

BMW unfazed by Trump threat video

Donald Trump: "I would tell BMW, if they want to build a factory in Mexico and sell the cars in the US without paying a ...

German car giant not changing plans to build plant in Mexico despite US President-elect's import duty threat.

Blind woman 'fought off Harris'

Rolf Harris is accused of indecently assaulting seven women.

Court is told a disabled woman had to bend Rolf Harris' fingers back to stop him groping her at hospital.

Swan holds up train commute

A swan was the cause of a train delay in the UK, as it waddled 3.2km down the track.

Train delays caused by weather and strikes are common in the UK, but what if a swan gets in the way?

Berlin market attacker 'on cocktail of drugs' video

Anis Amri, "was on a cocktail of drugs", according to a leaked police report.

Anis Amri may have also been selling drugs according to an internal police memo leaked to a German newspaper.

Pendant identical to Anne Frank's

Yad Vashem Holocaust memorial says it has ascertained the pendant belonged to Karoline Cohn - a Jewish girl who perished ...

Pendant found in Nazi death camp could uncover link between owner and famous diarist.

Kids' reindeer slaughter trip

The children visited a reindeer slaughterhouse.

Preschool comes under fire for abattoir trip - but principal says they'd do it again.

Lord Snowdon dies, aged 86 video

Lord Snowdon was married to Princess Margeret for 18 years before they divorced.

The Queen was said to be "saddened" following the passing of her former brother-in-law and the original "royal rebel".

'Horrific' teen rapist gets 9 years

"It was violent, sustained, brutal and degrading," the judge told the defendant.

A 16-year-old who launched chilling attacks on two lone women 15 minutes apart has been brought to justice.

Spy hasn't worked for years

U.S. President-elect Donald Trump speaks during a news conference in New York.

Person who compiled dossier on US President-elect has not worked for MI6 for years.

NZ, Britain trade deal 'ASAP'

Prime Minister Bill English with Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May outside 10 Downing Street.

Prime Minister Bill English wants a new agreement as soon as possible after the Brexit.

Rolf's cuddle turned nasty, court told

Rolf Harris faces accusations from seven women.

A woman who alleged Rolf Harris indecently assaulted her at age 12 says her own mother was no help.

Jihadi Jack's parents to stand trial

John Letts and Sally Lane are accused of funding terrorism after their son joined Isis.

The parents of a British militant are accused of funding terrorism by sending their son money.

UK's big freeze,flooding video

Vehicles drive along the road at the base of the Brecon Beacons as snow begins to fall in Wales.

Britain remains on weather alert after a battering by wind, snow and ice.

Curry killed teenager

A 15-year-old from the UK has died of a brain injury, stemming from an allergic reaction, after eating a curry for a ...

Two men arrested after Megan Lee died from an allergic reaction after eating a curry.

Author 'drugged, hidden in well'

Police found the body of Helen Bailey in an old well on her property.

Children's author joked an old well was a 'good place to hide a body' before being found dead there.

Wanted: A part-time hermit

Saalfelden in winter. The the hermitage is habitable only between April and November, as it is unheated.

Austrian church looking for "a person at peace with himself" to occupy the local hermitage.

Marine Le Pen seen at Trump Tower

Marine Le Pen is France's far-right National Front political party leader.

It isn't clear if French far-right presidential hopeful met with the US president-elect.

Breivik 'stranger', more radical

Norwegian mass killer Anders Behring Breivik says he is getting stranger, and more radical in prison.

Norwegian mass murderer blames near-isolation since 2011 massacre for radicalisation.

Diana's death, 20 years on

Princess Diana holds a young Prince Harry in 1988.

A year-long celebration of the Princess of Wales, Diana, will be held to mark 20 years since her death.

Boy 'pestered' woman for sex

The 42-year-old woman told police she felt pressured into having sex with the boy.

A British mum said she felt pressured to have sexual relations with a teen after he wouldn't stop pestering her.

Teen charged with child's slaying

Katie Rough, 7, was found lying in a field with horrific injuries.

British mum collapses after finding her daughter lying in a field with horrific injuries.

Rolf Harris 'put his hand up my skirt'

Veteran entertainer Rolf Harris is on trial for indecently assaulting seven women and girls.

A woman has told a UK court that Rolf Harris put his hand up her skirt to touch "where he shouldn't" when she was aged 14.

William talks of Diana loss, comforts children

Prince William speaks to families who have experienced bereavement during a visit to a Child Bereavement UK Centre in London.

'I lost my mummy when I was very young too,' Prince William tells grieving girl.

Cop who turned 'Werewolf'

Mikhail Popkov used his status as a police officer to lure his victims.

Russian police officer offered drunk women rides home - then brutally murdered dozens of them.

'Annoying' vegan's passport rejected

Nancy Holten has twice been rejected for a passport because her neighbours don't like her.

The Swiss government won't give Nancy Holten a passport, because her neighbours don't like her.

Wills visits hostel for homeless

Prince William tries to guess a celebrity during a game with youths at the Centrepoint hostel in London.

Prince William pays a visit to homeless youths as part of his duties as the charity's royal patron.

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