We will know who is taking over from David Cameron as leader of the UK's Conservative party by September 2.

This tiny cheek implant could get rid of painful cluster headaches

The nerve stimulator can ease symptoms in minutes.

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Teen attacked by hyena in South African park

A teenager is in a serious condition after being attacked by a hyena as he slept in his tent in South Africa's world famous Kruger National Park.

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Here are the UK Labour shadow cabinet ministers who have left

The exodus hasn’t slowed down since Sunday.

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Two fight for life after stabbings at white nationalist rally in California

Ten people were wounded - two of them with life-threatening injuries - when protesters clashed with members of a white nationalist group in California.

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Five killed in attack by four suicide bombers in Lebanon

Five people were killed and 15 others were injured when a group of suicide bombers detonated their explosives in an eastern Lebanese village near the border with ...

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Jamie Oliver issues 'BuggerOffBoris' call to British public

Celebrity chef Jamie Oliver has declared his faith in the British people will be "broken forever" if Boris Johnson becomes the country's prime minister.

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Video: Terror for passengers as plane's right engine catches fire

A Singapore Airlines jetliner caught fire after the plane returned to Changi Airport after an engine warning. Passengers have spoken of the terror as they watched ...

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Benjamin Netanyahu hails benefits of Israel normalising ties with Turkey

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has said his nation's agreement with Turkey to normalise ties will have immense implications for the Israeli economy.

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Jeremy Corbyn urged to quit as more frontbenchers walk out

A former member of Jeremy Corbyn's top team has urged him to quit now as party leader rather than "drag this out".

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At least 10 senior Conservatives tipped for leadership fight

Boris Johnson has said: "EU citizens living in (the UK) will have their rights fully protected, and the same goes for British citizens living in the EU."

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Here are the 12 Labour shadow cabinet ministers who have left

The dozen who have left the shadow cabinet

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Six stabbed as Ku Klux Klan clashes with counterprotestors

Emergency crews transported six people who were stabbed outside the California state Capitol building in Sacramento, the city's Fire Department said.

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Pope Francis says church must apologise to gays and other marginalised groups

Pope Francis said gays and all the other people the church has marginalised, such as the poor and the exploited, deserve an apology.

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Why does Boris look so sad after Brexit? This reader says he knows

One reader's incisive comment has been widely shared as the enormity of Brexit is digested.

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Jeremy Corbyn vows to fight for leadership

Under fire Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn vowed to battle the co-ordinated attempt to topple him launched by MPs as he insisted he will not "betray" the trust of the ...

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Spain's Popular Party tops vote but will need to form alliances, exit poll says

Spain's conservative Popular Party has collected most votes but will not have enough seats in Parliament to form a government on its own, an exit poll predicted.

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Police close down illegal rave underneath railway line

Police have closed down an illegal rave underneath a railway line.

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Pope Francis ends Armenia visit at closed border amid anger in Ankara

Pope Francis wrapped up his trip to Armenia on Sunday with an open-air liturgy and a visit to the Orthodox country's closed border with Turkey amid new tensions ...

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Eight children and two adults taken to hospital after rollercoaster derails

Eight children and two adults have been taken to hospital after a rollercoaster derailed at a theme park in Scotland.

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Passengers were evacuated from a plane down its emergency slide at Heathrow

It was due to a “technical issue”.

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Eight members of the UK Labour party have resigned

Jeremy Corbyn has refused to answer questions from reporters, as he left his north London home this afternoon, about the crisis engulfing his leadership of the UK ...

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'Major incident' at Scottish theme park M&D

It is believed up to ten people were on board the 'Tsunami' ride at the 'M and Ds' theme park when it came off the track.

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Labour shadow cabinet resignations: Who has quit and why?

Brexit triggered seven cabinet ministers to hand in their resignation letters on Sunday.

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Nicola Sturgeon warns Scotland could block Brexit

In Scotland 62% of people voted to stay in the EU, a stark contrast to the result of the UK-wide vote, which saw 52% opt to leave.

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UK petition calling for second EU referendum has 77,000 fake signatures

Almost 80,000 fake names have been removed from the ‘second EU petition after they have been found to be fraudulent.

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Spain votes in repeat election after six months of deadlock

Spaniards are voting in an unprecedented repeat election that aims to break six months of political deadlock after a December ballot left the country without an ...

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Angela Merkel at centre stage of bid to ensure EU unity after Brexit

Britain's decision to leave the European Union puts German Chancellor Angela Merkel at centre stage as the bloc seeks to preserve its unity and win back sceptical ...

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UK Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn faces revolt as several top members quit

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn is facing a full scale revolt by his top team as a string of shadow ministers quit in protest at his leadership during the EU referendum ...

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John Kerry to visit Brussels and London for talks on EU exit

US Secretary of State John Kerry is to rush to Brussels and London to meet top British and European Union diplomats, as the world grapples with the implications ...

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Fallujah 'fully liberated' from IS, says Iraqi commander

A senior Iraqi commander has declared the city of Fallujah "fully liberated" from Islamic State group militants after a more than month-long military operation.

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Heidi Alexander quits the Labour front bench after Jeremy Corbyn sacks Hilary Benn

Up to half of Labour’s top team are ready to resign, according to BBC reports.

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Boy, 6, playing with gun kills brother, 4, at their US home

A six-year-old boy playing with a gun killed his four-year-old brother by shooting him in the head at their home in the US.

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Watch Jeremy Corbyn defend himself from a heckler angry at the Brexit vote

Jeremy Corbyn’s leadership of the UK's Labour party is under the spotlight after Thursday’s referendum.

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Free tampons will be handed out to schools, homeless shelters and jails in New York

The new measure will provide an estimated two million tampons and 3.5 million pads per year in shelters alone.

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Sorry Remainers, this expert says you won't get a second Brexit referendum

“It’s no good people signing the petition now, they should have done it before.”

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No need for UK-EU exit talks to be 'nasty', says Merkel

German Chancellor Angela Merkel says it "shouldn't take forever" for Britain to deliver formal notification that it wants to leave the European Union.

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EU's founding members demand UK begins to leave EU urgently

The EU's founding members have demanded the UK urgently invoke Article 50 of the Lisbon Treaty to start the process of leaving the union.

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Belgian anti-terror police detain two in overnight raids

Anti-terror police in Belgium have taken two people into custody in overnight raids.

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Two people killed after suspected gang-related Texas dance studio shooting

Latest: Police are preparing to make arrests in connection with the suspected gang-related shootings that left two dead at a Texas dance studio.

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UK's European Commissioner Lord Hill to step down after Brexit vote

The UK's European Commissioner has announced he will stand down from his post in the wake of Thursday's referendum vote to leave the EU.

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Second Independence referendum on the cards for Scotland

Scotland's First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has said a second Independence referendum is very much on the table.

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More than 1m people have signed a petition calling for a new EU referendum in the UK

Any petition that’s racked up 100,000 signatures will be considered for a debate in Parliament.

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German Minister: EU must hear people's expectations after Brexit vote

The European Union must hear "the expectations of the people" on issues such as migration and unemployment as it responds to Britain's vote to leave, Germany's foreign ...

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Vladimir Putin praises 'strategic partnership' with China

Russian President Vladimir Putin has praised an "all-embracing and strategic partnership" with China during a visit to Beijing that takes place against the background ...

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One year on, terrorist attack in Tunisia is remembered

A terrorist attack in Tunisia which killed 38 people is being marked today.

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23 dead after floods hit West Virginia

At least 23 people have died after floods swamped parts of West Virginia.

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UK petition for another referendum gains pace as EU founding members meet in Berlin

More than a million people in Britain have now signed a petition calling for a second referendum on the UK's membership of the EU.

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Brexit vote sends shockwaves across the Atlantic

The UK's stunning vote to leave the European Union has sent political tremors across the Atlantic, with Donald Trump hoping that frustrated US voters will back similarly ...

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Two boys swept away by flood among 18 dead in West Virginia

Eighteen people have been killed after heavy rain in West Virginia destroyed or seriously damaged more than 100 homes and left tens of thousands without power.

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