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How the Facebook-Cambridge Analytica data scandal unfolded

Wed, 04/04/2018 - 19:34
The social media giant now believes up to 87 million people's data was improperly shared.

Why are female mass shooters so rare?

Wed, 04/04/2018 - 18:55
Nasim Aghdam's attack at YouTube HQ was a rare occurrence: only 4% of mass shooters in the US are female.

Trash Robot cleans up Chicago River's rubbish

Wed, 04/04/2018 - 18:24
The robot connects to the internet so web users can control it and donate to pay maintenance costs.

Inside New York's taxi 'crisis'

Wed, 04/04/2018 - 18:16
Yellow taxis are symbolic of New York. But ride-hailing apps mean cabbies find it harder to make a living.

What would you do with free money?

Wed, 04/04/2018 - 18:13
Villagers in Kenya are taking part in the world's largest trial to see what happens when charity cash goes directly to the people who need it.

Russians protest over 'toxic' landfill near Moscow

Wed, 04/04/2018 - 18:01
The Russian capital has no recycling programme and its expanding rubbish landfills are causing health problems.

When Uber drivers replace ambulances

Wed, 04/04/2018 - 16:55
Uber drivers in the US are complaining that an increasing number of customers are using them like an ambulance service.

Using astronomy to save a species

Wed, 04/04/2018 - 15:25
Scientists have been developing a technique to count animals that is usually used to map stars.

Great white shark follows police off Australian coast

Wed, 04/04/2018 - 09:46
They were patrolling off the South Australian coast when they noticed something behind them.

The train that drives through a market

Wed, 04/04/2018 - 09:33
Eight times a day a remarkable scene unfolds in Maeklong Market near Bangkok.

The moment Americans heard Martin Luther King Jr had died

Wed, 04/04/2018 - 07:18
From a rally in Indiana to a theatre in New York, this is how Americans reacted on 4 April 1968.

Florida shooting students: 'Clear bags don't make me feel secure'

Wed, 04/04/2018 - 06:03
Two survivors of the Florida school shooting speak about having to wear transparent bags to class.

How the attack on YouTube's HQ in San Bruno unfolded

Wed, 04/04/2018 - 00:31
A female suspect is dead and three others wounded after a gun attack on the video sharing site's HQ.

Russia's bitter taste of capitalism

Tue, 04/03/2018 - 18:30
Chaos and hardship hit Russia with the rapid market reforms in early 1992, weeks after the collapse of the USSR.

Mexico's mixed-race beauty contest

Tue, 04/03/2018 - 18:28
Mexico's "Prettiest Flower in the Land" contest promotes its mixed indigenous and Spanish heritage.

Ukraine: On patrol with the far-right National Militia

Tue, 04/03/2018 - 18:13
Ukraine's National Militia says it "polices" the streets. So why does it also fight the police themselves?

MLK anniversary: What's changed in America's most segregated city?

Tue, 04/03/2018 - 18:03
Fifty years after Martin Luther King Jr's death, a stark racial divide remains in Milwaukee.

Tearful reunion with missing daughter

Tue, 04/03/2018 - 12:40
Wang Mingqing and his wife Liu Dengying had looked for Qifeng since she disappeared aged three in 1994.

Two trains hit trucks on crossings in Georgia, US

Tue, 04/03/2018 - 12:17
Two different trains hit lorries stuck on level crossings within three days in Georgia, US.

Meet the Ethiopian man who walks on his hands

Mon, 04/02/2018 - 18:37
Dirar Abohoy lives for walking on his hands. Just don't ask his mum what she thinks of his hobby.