Image copyright AFP Image caption John Kerry: "Joe will defeat Donald Trump next November" Former US Secretary of State John Kerry has endorsed frontrunner Joe Biden to be the Democratic Party's candidate in the 2020…

Image copyright Reuters Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has formally unveiled his government's legislative agenda for the coming parliamentary session - an early test for his minority government. Mr Trudeau's Liberals were re-elected in October…

Image copyright Ritu Prasad/BBC Image caption The McLeod Plantation in Charleston, South Carolina Four major US wedding planning websites will restrict the promotion of venues that idealise former slave plantations. Pinterest, the Knot Worldwide and…

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Thousands protested outside a police station in Hyderabad after the rape case Indian police have shot dead four men suspected of raping and killing a young female vet in Hyderabad…

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionAudrey Schoeman's heart was "dead" for more than six and a half hoursA British woman whose heart stopped beating for six hours has been brought back to…

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Kim Jong-un and Donald Trump during happier times in 2018 North Korea has renewed its verbal attacks on President Trump, after he threatened military action. The foreign ministry said if…

Image copyright Getty Images Uber said it received almost 6,000 reports of sexual assault in the United States in 2017 and 2018. While the number of cases rose in 2018, the rate of incidents dropped…

Image copyright Shutterstock A woman in Texas has been killed by a herd of wild boars in south-east Texas. Christine Rollins, 59, was attacked in Anahuac, east of Houston, outside a home where she worked…