Gunman, three women dead after standoff in Napa Valley veterans' home
A facility in Yountville was the scene of a police stand-off that has left four dead 
Ireland's government approves abortion referendum bill
The Irish Government has agreed the wording of the national referendum on abortion to be held by the end of May
Israel foiled planned plane terror plot in Sydney

Israeli prime minister, Benjamin Netanyahu, said that intelligence units...

Israeli prime minister, Benjamin Netanyahu, said that...

Billy Graham, famous Christian evangelist, dies aged 99

Billy Graham, one of the best-known promoters of Christianity, died at his...

Billy Graham, one of the best-known promoters of...

In Chile as Vatican’s investigator, Malta archbishop Charles Scicluna hears abuse victims’ testimony

Vatican special envoy hears abuse victims’ testimony against Bishop Juan Barros, accused of covering up sexual abuse of minors by convicted priest...

Vatican special envoy hears abuse victims’ testimony...

Father of boy smuggled in a suitcase escapes jail term

The boy was found in young woman's suitcase when she was crossing the...

The boy was found in young woman's suitcase when...

North Korea cancelled meeting with US vice-president during Winter Olympics

US vice president Mike pence was set to meet North Korean officials, before they cancelled the meeting last minute

US vice president Mike pence was set to meet North Korean...

Russian athlete fails Winter Games doping test

Athletes from the Russian Federation have not been allowed to compete under...

Athletes from the Russian Federation have not been allowed...

Up to 66 dead as Iranian jet goes down in mountains

The plane was flying from the capital Tehran to Yasuj in the southwest of the...

The plane was flying from the capital Tehran to Yasuj in...

FBI charges 13 Russians charges with US election meddling

US President Donal Trump has denied complicity by his election campaign...

US President Donal Trump has denied complicity by his...

Maltese couple killed in 'distressing' traffic accident in Australia

Tragic traffic accident in Sydney leaves Maltese couple, who were on holiday,...

Tragic traffic accident in Sydney leaves Maltese couple,...

Man arrested in Manchester over attempted rape of 10-year-old girl

The man was arrested on suspicion of kidnap and attempted rape 

The man was arrested on suspicion of kidnap and attempted...

Fugitive convicted of Peter Blake killing re-captured after 16 years

The man was convicted over killing the sailor, but escaped prison in 2002...

The man was convicted over killing the sailor,...

Florida shooting suspect charged amid reports over warning signs

Nikolas Cruz has been charged with 17 counts of premeditated murder following...

Nikolas Cruz has been charged with 17 counts of...

South Africa's Jacob Zuma steps down

The South African President resigned after days of defying orders from the African National Congress

The South African President resigned after days of defying...

Updated | [WATCH] At least 17 dead in Florida high school shooting

The sixth school shooting of the year has left at least 17 dead and many more...

The sixth school shooting of the year has left at least 17...

Prince Henrik of Denmark passes away at 83

Known for his very thick French accent, Queen Margrethe's...

Known for his very thick French accent, Queen...

Man shot dead in West Belfast

The victim is believed to have been shot in the chest in front of children, in a republic area of west Belfast 

The victim is believed to have been shot in the...

Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu faces bribery allegations

Israeli police have recommended that the Prime minister be indicted on charges...

Israeli police have recommended that the Prime minister be...

Boko Haram militant involved in Chibok 2014 kidnapping jailed

Boko Haram militant, Haruna Yahaya is the first member to be sentences...

Boko Haram militant, Haruna Yahaya is the first member...