Mass tree-planting in Ethiopia broke world records, but its impact will take time

Editor's note: This story was written by guest contributor Sheila Halder, farm systems coordinator at Send a Cow.  There’s no doubt...

Meek Mill pleads guilty to gun charge to end 12-year case

Meek Mill has pleaded guilty to a misdemeanour gun charge, in a plea deal which ends a 12-year long case. The...

Trump again says he is ‘very seriously’ looking to end birthright citizenship

Eight months after first raising the idea, President Trump on Wednesday said his administration is again “very seriously” looking into ending the practice...

Fires in the Amazon could be part of a doomsday scenario that sees the...

European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts The Amazon rainforest provides 20% of the world's oxygen, but its destruction could cause it...

Woman gives birth to twins eleven weeks apart

A 29-year-old woman in Kazakhstan stunned doctors after she gave birth to her twin babies no less than 11 weeks...

The man in the plastic mask: Brazil inmate busted in brazen jailbreak

A masked Rio de Janeiro inmate dressed as a woman tried to break out of a Brazilian jail this weekend...

UK to rip up EU ‘freedom of movement’ rules

A shock decision by the UK's new government to end freedom of movement for European Union citizens on its scheduled...

Death toll rises after Burkina Faso attack

The military in Burkina Faso says the number of soldiers killed in a suspected jihadist attack on Monday has risen...

New details emerge on arrest of Forbes-celebrated young Nigerian billionaire in the U.S. over...

More details keep emerging about the arrest of Obinwanne Okeke, a young Nigerian businessman who is now facing prosecution in...

Brexit: Boris Johnson calls for ‘anti-democratic’ backstop to be scrapped

Boris Johnson has told the EU the backstop plan for the Irish border must be scrapped because it is "unviable"...

The Family: ‘Raised in a doomsday cult, I entered the real world at 15’

For the first 15 years of his life, Ben Shenton lived in a doomsday cult that thought the world would...

Hong Kong protests: Twitter and Facebook remove Chinese accounts

Twitter and Facebook have taken steps to block what they described as a state-backed Chinese misinformation campaign. Twitter said it removed...

US man arrested over alleged threat to Ohio Jewish centre

Police in the US state of Ohio have arrested a man they believe threatened to carry out a shooting at...

Trump confirms interest in buying Greenland

US President Donald Trump on Sunday confirmed his interest in buying Greenland, but said it was not a priority for...

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