VIDEO: Relatives lashout after prison riot leaves over 50 dead
Relatives lashout at police after a riot in a Mexican prison leaves over 52 dead.
Relatives lashout at police after a riot in a Mexican prison leaves over 52 dead.
Experts have announced they've found Einstein's gravitational waves, we explain what they are and what this could mean for the future of astronomy.
Police in Athens have used tear gas to disperse a rally of farmers protesting pension austerity measures as they pelted the Agriculture Ministry with stones.
England footballer Adam Johnson has been sacked by Premier League Sunderland after he admitted a charge of grooming and one of sexual activity with a 15-year-old girl. The 28-year-old winger will go on trial on Friday at Bradford Crown Court on two further counts of sexual...
Six French children have been killed when part of a truck swung open and tore through their school bus
The mystery man who tripped up a suspected drug dealer in London has been revealed to be an off-duty soldier on an early Valentine's date. .
The daughter of a businessman who was shot by armed raiders has describes his murder as "horrific" - and urges anyone shielding his killers to give her father justice. Lilas Javeed describes Akhtar Javeed - who was blasted in the neck at his Birmingham soft drinks firm - as a...
A wild elephant wreaks havoc stomping his way through a village in West Bengal, India.
Amazing footage of a man clinging to an upturned boat and his life, seen through the eyes of a Turkish coast guard.
Bernie Sanders has won a commanding victory over Hillary Clinton in the New Hampshire US presidential primary, with Donald Trump also scoring a big win. Their victories mark a triumph of two candidates who have seized on Americans' anger at the Washington political establishment.
Footage taken from an RAF Tornado shows two Brimstone missiles striking the windows of a building which Isil were using to open fire on the Iraqi Army.
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump repeats an offensive term shouted out by a woman in the crowd to describe Texas Senator Ted Cruz, at a rally in Manchester, New Hampshire.
Andy Murray is celebrating becoming a father after his wife Kim Sears gave birth to a girl. The host of celebrities, politicians sporting stars offered up the congratulation on Twitter including, Nicola Sturgeon, Sally Gunnell and Gabby Logan.
At least nine people were killed and scores more injured, police say, after two passenger trains collided in the German state of Bavaria. The head-on crash happened near Bad Aibling, a spa town about 60km (37 miles) south-east of Munich.
Gales of almost 100mph have lashed the South West and much of southern England and Wales, with coastal communities bearing the brunt of Storm Imogen. More than 15,000 homes have been left without power, with at least 5,000 more properties suffering blackouts in...
Police in England have said that they don't have enough evidence to prosecute a driver who drove away after colliding with a cyclist, despite video footage of the incident.
Video has emerged that shows a leopard attacking a man after entering a school
The Duchess of Cambridge voices her belief that the nation's children should be "supported through difficult times in their lives" in a video message recorded to mark Children's Mental Health Week.
Aberystwyth is hit by hurricane-force winds that reach nearly 100mph as Storm Imogen batters southern parts of the country. The Met Office has issued an amber "be prepared" wind warning for Wales, the south west, the south coast and London and south-east England, while...
North Korean state media has aired photos of leader Kim Jong Un while reporting the launch of a long-range rocket. They claimed the launch is part of a peaceful space programme, but others believe it is a a ballistic missile test. The apparent launch comes weeks after North...
At least seven people have died and dozens more are injured after a powerful 6.4 magnitude earthquake struck southern Taiwan. Rescue crews are searching for survivors after the quake toppled a high-rise residential complex. A total of 247 survivors were pulled from the...
One person dies and two others are seriously injured as a crane collapses onto parked cars in New York City. The crane landed across a junction and stretched down much of a block. There was damage to the roof of a nearby building, and debris littered the street.
Earth, Wind & Fire founder Maurice White, whose band sold more than 90 million albums and had hits including September, Shining Star and Boogie Wonderland, has died at his home in Los Angeles. White, who was 74, suffered from Parkinson's Disease and had retreated from...
The first all amputee crew to power their way across the Atlantic has rowed into the record books.
The boy - who appears to be around 10 or 11 - threatens to destroy the forces the US sends 'to fight the Sharia of Islam'
Developments on the Turkish-Syrian border give serious grounds to suspect that Ankara is planning a military invasion in Syria, the Russian Defense Ministry said.
A look at the cause and symptoms of the Zika virus, which has been linked to an increase in microcephaly - a condition which causes newborns to have abnormally small heads.
The war in Syria has been labelled "the defining crisis of our time" as the UN is appeals for billions of pounds of funding for the millions displaced in the Syria conflict to be pledged at a conference in London. Education is one of the hardest hit areas in the country, with 1 in 4...
80 Wiltshire soldiers set a new Guinness World Record for successfully pulling a Challenger 2 main battle tank over 100 metres. The Tidworth based Royal Tank Regiment are the first to ever attempt the challenge.
A German mayor became the least popular resident of his own town after saying that schoolgirls should not “provoke” refugees and should take alternative routes to school to avoid sexual harassment. The comments outraged concerned citizens.
EasyJet founder Sir Stelios Haji-Ioannou has entered the thriving discount grocery market with a low-cost food store selling items for 25p. The entrepreneur has launched the concept easyFoodstore in Park Royal, north-west London, in an attempt to cash in on the very cheapest...
A British man has died after an elephant speared him with his tusk and stomped on him in Thailand.
A Daallo Airlines flight made a reported emergency landing in Mogadishu, Somalia today after an onboard explosion just minutes after take-off
More than £3,300 has been raised in memory of a "bus stop cat" which captured the hearts of passengers before it was found with "horrific injuries". The ginger cat, called Missy, was found by its owner Richard McCormick with severe injuries which may have been caused by an...
Two adorable lion cubs and an adult tiger were found by police in the back of a broken down lorry in Bologna, making for a perfect photo moment.
Shocking footage appears to show migrants attacking two pensioners who try to protect a woman after she spurned one of the men's advances
Dramatic footage shows the moment an Ohio sheriff captain is knocked down by a truck that was hit by a train, luckily escaping with non-life-threatening injuries
Ted Cruz, a fiery, conservative Texas senator loathed by his own party's leaders, sweeps to victory in Iowa's Republican caucuses, overcoming billionaire Donald Trump. Among Democrats, Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders were deadlocked in a tight race.
The stormy winds on Mull today were turning the waterfalls upside down! This was looking toward Ardmeanach 'The Wilderness' on the island's west coast.
Democratic and Republican presidential candidates across Iowa are scrambling for the first votes in the 2016 race for the White House, urging their supporters to take part in the caucuses. In the last major preference poll before the caucuses, Donald Trump, the billionaire...
A mother and her 17-month-old baby girl have survived being hit by a speeding car as it was chased by police in Argentina.
Parts of Scotland have been hit by snow after Storm Gertrude battered the country with high winds and rain.
Iran flew an unarmed surveillance drone over a US aircraft carrier and took "precise" photos as part of an ongoing naval drill in the Persian Gulf, state TV reported.
Winds of more than 100mph have left thousands of homes without power, buildings damaged and transport disrupted as Storm Gertrude sweeps the country. A man in Edinburgh is being treated in hospital after he was struck by flying debris in the Pinkhill area of the...
The Zika Virus - believed to cause brain defects in babies - is spreading explosively across the Americas.
Republican presidential candidates lost no time in taking advantage of a rare opportunity to step out of front-runner Donald Trump's shadow in the party's last debate before the Iowa caucuses. But, never one to go quietly, Mr Trump held a competing rally at Drake University in Des...
CCTV shows an 87-year-old pensioner assaulted in an unprovoked attack for which a 14-year-old girl has been sentenced to four months in detention
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Mary Fitzgerald on the fate of Aleppo