Milky Ways centre exploded 3.5 million years ago

Image copyright Press Association Image caption Artists' impression of the giant flare in the Milky Way A cataclysmic energy flare ripped through our galaxy, the Milky Way, about 3.5 million years ago, a team of…

Macron: Brexit deal decision at end of the…

Image copyright Reuters The EU will decide at the end of the week whether a Brexit deal is going to be possible, French President Emmanuel Macron has told Boris Johnson. President Macron said talks should…

Police urge US to waive crash suspects immunity

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionHarry's mother, Charlotte Charles, and father, Tim Dunn plea for the return of fatal crash suspectA chief constable has written to the US Embassy in London demanding…

Indigenous groups take lead in Ecuador protests

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Protesters have blocked roads and highways across the country Indigenous groups in Ecuador have taken the lead in protests against the end of fuel subsidies, blocking roads and highways in…

US says Turkey to begin NE Syria operation

Image copyright AFP Image caption The US will not be involved in the operation, the White House said The US will step aside for an imminent Turkish operation against Kurdish-led forces in north-eastern Syria, the…

Chinese backlash to NBA bosss Hong Kong tweet

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption A number of NBA teams, including the Rockets (in red) have worn uniforms with Chinese characters to help promote the game in China The general manager of the Houston…

Barroom bloodbath: 4 dead, 5 hurt at Kansas…

A manhunt was launched early Sunday for at least two gunmen who opened fire inside a Kansas City, Kansas, bar just before closing time, killing four people and wounding another five, before fleeing the chaotic…

33rd horse dies at Santa Anita track of…

The 33rd horse to die at the Santa Anita Park in Southern California since December suffered a suspected heart attack, the horse's trainer told reporters. Ky. Colonel, a 5-year-old gelding, went into cardiac arrest after…