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Simona Halep beats Serena Williams to win Wimbledon title

Sat, 07/13/2019 - 11:11am
Simona Halep wins her first Wimbledon title and crushes Serena Williams' latest bid for a record-equalling 24th Grand Slam title with a 6-2 6-2 win.

Suspected carjacker dies after 'mob justice' in Philadelphia

Sat, 07/13/2019 - 10:55am
A man who tried to steal a car with children inside was chased and beaten by a mob in Philadelphia.

Lorenzo Gobbo: Italian cyclist in intensive care after he is punctured by a piece of track

Sat, 07/13/2019 - 10:52am
Italian cyclist Lorenzo Gobbo is intensive care after he is punctured by a piece of wooden track at the European Under-23 and Junior track Championships in Ghent, Belgium.

Storm Barry closes in on Louisiana as residents lock down

Sat, 07/13/2019 - 10:45am
Flights in and out of New Orleans have been cancelled, with tens of thousands already without power.

Spektr-RG: Powerful X-ray telescope launches to map cosmos

Sat, 07/13/2019 - 8:45am
One of the most important Russian space missions in the post-Soviet era lifts off from Kazakhstan.

Indonesia: Widodo and Prabowo set differences aside on train ride

Sat, 07/13/2019 - 6:05am
The president and opposition leader meet for the first time since a divisive poll that led to riots.

ICYMI: Uber helicopter rides and doorless ladies' loos

Sat, 07/13/2019 - 4:22am
Uber helicopter rides and doorless ladies' loos, among other stories you might have missed this week.

Christchurch shootings: New Zealanders hand over guns

Sat, 07/13/2019 - 3:51am
Gun owners have started handing over semi-automatic weapons following the Christchurch attacks.

Epstein accused of witness tampering in sex trafficking case

Sat, 07/13/2019 - 12:35am
Prosecutors claim Jeffrey Epstein sent $350,000 to two suspected co-conspirators late last year.

Cambridge Analytica: 'US regulators approve $5bn Facebook fine'

Fri, 07/12/2019 - 7:35pm
The reported fine would be the largest ever levied by the Federal Trade Commission on a tech company.

Week in pictures: 6-12 July 2019

Fri, 07/12/2019 - 7:10pm
A selection of the best news photographs from around the world, taken over the past week.

Kursk WW2: Why Russia is still fighting world's biggest tank battle

Fri, 07/12/2019 - 7:06pm
Russians hit back at Western historians over huge Soviet tank losses in the Battle of Kursk in WW2.

Obituary: Andrew Graham-Yooll, the man who dared to report on Argentina's missing

Fri, 07/12/2019 - 7:04pm
Andrew Graham-Yooll, who has died aged 75, risked his life reporting on Argentina's dictatorship.

'Black vest' protesters storm Panthéon in Paris

Fri, 07/12/2019 - 6:20pm
Hundreds of migrants occupy the city's Panthéon and demand the right to stay in France.

Kismayo attack: Several dead as gunmen storm Somali hotel

Fri, 07/12/2019 - 4:54pm
The attack happened as regional politicians discussed elections in the southern port of Kismayo.

Ocasio-Cortez and Tlaib's testimony on detained migrants

Fri, 07/12/2019 - 4:29pm
Representatives Ocasio-Cortez and Tlaib describe conditions at US facilities at the southern border.

UK police launch probe of ambassador emails 'leak'

Fri, 07/12/2019 - 4:06pm
The Metropolitan Police says the alleged leak has damaged the UK's international relations.

US cop fired over deadly shooting 'rehired to get pension'

Fri, 07/12/2019 - 1:01pm
US cop Philip Brailsford was fired and charged with murder but acquitted in 2017.

Manta ray in distress helped by divers

Fri, 07/12/2019 - 12:52pm
Deep-water divers Jake Wilton and Monty Halls formed an unlikely friendship with a manta ray after she appeared to ask them for help.

Kim Basinger joins South Korea dog meat protests

Fri, 07/12/2019 - 11:54am
Rival demonstrations were held in Seoul over the consumption of dog meat, a traditional part of South Korean cuisine.


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