Trump intensifies trade war, threatens duties on almost all imports from China
  US President Donald Trump threatened he would impose duties on another $267 billion worth of goods, on top of $200 billion already set for levies
Former Trump aide Papadopoulos jailed for lying to the FBI
"My entire life has been turned upside down" - George Papadopoulos
Blow for Macron as French environment minister resigns live on radio

Popular French environment minister, Nicolas Hulot, announced his...

Popular French environment minister, Nicolas Hulot,...

Puerto Rico raises official Hurricane Maria death toll to 2,975

Puerto Rico officially raised the death toll from the devastating storm last...

Puerto Rico officially raised the death toll from the...

Three dead, including gunman, at Florida gaming tournament shooting

The gunman, David Katz, killed two people, injuring around 11 people before...

The gunman, David Katz, killed two people, injuring around...

Matteo Salvini formally investigated over migrant standoff

Migrants on board the Italian coast guard vessel the Dictorri were allowed to...

Migrants on board the Italian coast guard vessel the...

Former US presidential candidate John McCain, war hero, dead at 81

Vietnam war hero and Republican senator who lost presidenital election to...

Vietnam war hero and Republican senator who lost...

Scott Morrison to be new Australian PM as Malcolm Turnbull ousted

Malcolm Turnbull is the fourth Australian prime minister in the last decade to...

Malcolm Turnbull is the fourth Australian prime minister in...

Two people killed in Paris knife attack

Two people were killed and one seriously wounded when a man attacked people on the streets of Trappes, Paris, on Thursday 

Two people were killed and one seriously wounded when a man...

Trump's former lawyer Michael Cohen and campaign chairman Paul Manafort convicted of financial crimes

Both the US President's former lawyer and campaign chairman pleaded guilty to financial crimes and fraud • Former lawyer Michael Cohen directly...

Both the US President's former lawyer and campaign...

At least 11 hikers killed in flash floods in southern Italy

At least 11 hikers died and others were missing when the Calabria region was...

At least 11 hikers died and others were missing when the...

Mother and daughter seriously injured in hammer attack in London

27-year-old Joe Xuereb, who attacked the women in Greenwich on Sunday, was...

27-year-old Joe Xuereb, who attacked the women in Greenwich...

Search operation ends in Genoa as death toll rises to 43

Responders to the tragic collapse of the bridge in Genoa, Italy have accounted...

Responders to the tragic collapse of the bridge in Genoa,...

Lombok rocked by another strong earthquake

The Indonesian Island was struck by another strong earthquake just two weeks...

The Indonesian Island was struck by another strong...

Kofi Annan, former UN secretary general, dies

Ex-UN chief and Nobel Peace Prize winner Kofi Annan dies aged 80

Ex-UN chief and Nobel Peace Prize winner Kofi Annan...

Updated | Motorway bridge collapses in Genoa, dozens left dead

Some 440 people have been forced to evacuated their homes following the...

Some 440 people have been forced to evacuated their homes...

Flooding in Indian region of Kerala worsens

The Indian region of Kerala continues to be devastated by monsoon flooding,...

The Indian region of Kerala continues to be devastated by...

Update 2 | Man crashes car into barriers outside British Parliament, no Maltese injured

A man has been arrested after a car crashed into security barriers outside the Houses of Parliament in London, injuring a number of pedestrians • No...

A man has been arrested after a car crashed into security...

At least nine dead in Taiwan hospital fire

At least nine people were killed, and 16 injured when a fire broke out on the...

At least nine people were killed, and 16 injured when a...

Maltese investment firm implicated in Maduro money laundering investigation

Venezuelan money laundering network used Maltese firm for €511 million transaction

Venezuelan money laundering network used Maltese firm for...