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'Evil' legacy of Mafia boss Toto Riina

38 min ago
Notorious Sicilian Mafia "boss of all bosses" Salvatore "Toto" Riina has died from cancer in jail, aged 87.

Fireball in Finland sky 'probably a meteorite'

5 hours 23 min ago
The suspected meteor shook buildings when it raced through the sky in Lapland.

Tesla shows off new truck and surprise Roadster

14 hours 18 min ago
Tesla shows off a long awaited truck, but surprises with its new Roadster sports car.

The humanoid robot that can do a backflip

15 hours 14 sec ago
Atlas, a humanoid robot developed by Boston Dynamics, is now able to perform backflips.

Battle to restore Mexico's quake-hit waterfall

Thu, 11/16/2017 - 23:37
After Mexico's devastating earthquake, locals could not afford to let the Agua Azul falls run dry.

Srebrenica survivor: 'The soil is soaked with blood'

Thu, 11/16/2017 - 22:20
A man who played dead to escape Srebrenica returns to where hundreds were taken to be killed.

Turkey coup trial: The lives on hold

Thu, 11/16/2017 - 19:19
As the mass trial over 2016's attempted coup continues, the BBC meets those left behind.

Yemen crisis: Where power cuts threaten babies' lives

Thu, 11/16/2017 - 19:07
Hospitals in Yemen could run out of fuel in three weeks. The BBC reports from one of them.

Yemen blockade: Saudi foreign affairs minister defends sanctions

Thu, 11/16/2017 - 18:44
Saudi Arabia's foreign affairs minister defends sanctions on Yemen, as the UN warns millions will die.

Saudi women on what life's really like

Thu, 11/16/2017 - 17:16
Does the world have the right idea about women in Saudi Arabia?

Moment quake hit South Korea

Thu, 11/16/2017 - 11:50
The 5.4 magnitude tremor hit the port city of Pohang, and was followed by dozens of aftershocks.

Coup? What is going on in Zimbabwe?

Thu, 11/16/2017 - 08:26
Zimbabwe's military has seized the state television but denies this is a coup.

Zimbabwe crisis: 'There's a feeling people want to celebrate'

Thu, 11/16/2017 - 08:13
Andrew Harding describes the atmosphere in Zimbabwe amid the uncertainty around President Mugabe's future.

The moment a da Vinci sold for $450m

Thu, 11/16/2017 - 00:10
A painting of Christ believed to be by Leonardo da Vinci has been sold for a record $450m (£341m).

Neuroscientist wowing the internet aged 7

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 20:41
She's still in primary school, but Amoy Antunet has big ambitions - and plenty of scientific equipment

Singapore welcomes rare blue macaw parrots

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 20:39
Singapore and Brazil are working together to bring two blue macaw species back from near-extinction.

Drake stops his set after seeing person being groped

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 19:36
Drake stops his set after seeing someone being groped in the audience at a gig in Sydney.

Yemen's industrial-scale prosthetic limb factory

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 19:17
Inside one of Yemen's only prosthetic limb factories.

Parched Trump's Rubio-style water gaffe

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 17:57
The president goes in search of water during a speech, prompting comparisons with a man he mocked.

Roy Moore: How Alabamians are defending the accused judge

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 17:45
"In the South, some of these girls look 20 and some look 14", says a supporter of the accused judge.