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Ukraine-Russia sea clash staged, says Putin

Media playback is unsupported on your device Russian President Vladimir Putin has accused Ukraine's leader, Petro Poroshenko, of trying to boost his ratings ahead of 2019 elections with a naval confronta

Ukraine-Russia sea clash: Trump says may cancel G20 Putin talks

US President Donald Trump says he may cancel a meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin following a maritime clash between Russia and Ukraine.Mr Trump told the Washington Post he was w

Mars: Nasa lands InSight robot to study planet’s interior

The US space agency Nasa has landed a new robot on Mars after a dramatic seven-minute plunge to the surface of the Red Planet.The InSight probe aims to study the world's deep interior, and

Tension escalates after Russia seizes Ukraine naval ships

Media playback is unsupported on your device Russia has fired on and seized three Ukrainian naval vessels off the Crimean Peninsula in a major escalation of tensions between the two countries.Two gunboat

France fuel unrest: ‘Shame’ on violent protesters, says Macron

Media playback is unsupported on your device French President Emmanuel Macron has lashed out at demonstrators who clashed with police in Paris during the latest protests sparked by rising fuel prices."Sh

Climate change: Report warns of growing impact on US life

Media playback is unsupported on your device Unchecked climate change will cost the US hundreds of billions of dollars and damage human health and quality of life, a US government report warns."Future ri

Trump renews threat to close Mexico border over migrants

Media playback is unsupported on your device Donald Trump has threatened to close the whole US-Mexico border, including halting trade with Mexico, if the arrival of migrants from central America there le

Chief Justice Roberts rebukes Trump’s ‘Obama judge’ gibe

US Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts has taken the extraordinary step of rebuking President Donald Trump's criticism of a federal judge.Mr Trump on Tuesday called a jurist who ruled

Trump defends Saudi Arabia ties despite Khashoggi murder

Media playback is unsupported on your device US President Donald Trump has strongly defended ties with Saudi Arabia despite international condemnation of journalist Jamal Khashoggi's murder. The kingdom

Jim Acosta row: White House restores CNN reporter’s pass

Media playback is unsupported on your device The White House has restored the press credentials of CNN reporter Jim Acosta, less than two weeks after withdrawing them over an argument with President Trum

France’s Macron: Europe must unite to prevent ‘global chaos’

France's President Emmanuel Macron has called for closer ties between his country and Germany, saying Europe "has the obligation not to let the world slip into chaos".Mr Macron is in Berlin

France fuel protest: One dead in ‘yellow vest’ blockades

Media playback is unsupported on your device One protester has died and more than 200 were injured as more than a quarter of a million people took to the streets of France, angry at rising fuel prices. T

Trump ‘personally answers Mueller Russia questions’

Donald Trump says he has finished answering questions into alleged Russian meddling during the 2016 presidential campaign.The US leader told reporters he had personally answered the questions "very easily", but that

Brexit: EU leaders dismiss talk of renegotiating draft agreement

EU leaders have dismissed talk of renegotiating the draft Brexit deal and warned the UK's political situation could make a "no-deal" more likely.German Chancellor Angela Merkel said there w

Brexit: Draft agreement a ‘decisive’ step forward, says Barnier

The EU's chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier says "decisive" progress has been made in reaching a final agreement on the UK's departure from the bloc.Mr Barnier said a 585-page draft wit

California fires: Firefighters hold containment lines in north

Crews battling a deadly wildfire in northern California have managed to hold their containment lines, the state fire service says.They have contained 30% of the fire, stretching over 125,00

California wildfires: Death toll reaches grim milestone

The death toll in wildfires sweeping California has risen to 31, with more than 200 people still missing, officials have said.Six more people were confirmed killed in the Camp Fire in the n

Armistice Day: Macron urges world leaders to reject nationalism

Media playback is unsupported on your device French President Emmanuel Macron has urged world leaders marking the centenary of the World War One Armistice to reject nationalism.Addressing leaders in Pari

Jamal Khashoggi murder: Turkey ‘shared tapes’ with Saudi, US

Media playback is unsupported on your device Turkey says it has shared recordings related to the murder of the journalist and writer Jamal Khashoggi with the US, the UK, Saudi Arabia and others.Turkish P

California wildfires: Five dead and more than 150,000 evacuated

Media playback is unsupported on your device At least five people have been killed and more than 150,000 evacuated as two big wildfires rage in California, officials say.West of Los Angeles, the Woolsey

Thousand Oaks: Ex-Marine Ian David Long identified as suspect

Media playback is unsupported on your device A US Marine Corps veteran with suspected mental health issues killed 12 people in a busy bar in California, including a policeman, officials say.The shooting

Mid-term elections 2018: Trump hails ‘tremendous success’

Media playback is unsupported on your device US President Donald Trump has hailed "tremendous success" in the mid-term elections after a night of mixed results for his Republican party.The Democrats won

US mid-term elections 2018: Americans vote in ‘poll of a lifetime’

Americans are voting in nationwide elections that are being seen as a referendum on Donald Trump's presidency.Republicans and Democrats are battling for control of the two houses of Congres

Mid-term elections 2018: Race rows mire campaign homestretch

Race-baiting allegations have mired the homestretch of the US mid-term elections, turning it into one of the ugliest campaigns in recent times.US networks have withdrawn President Donald Tr

New Caledonia: French Pacific territory rejects independence

Voters in the French Pacific territory of New Caledonia have rejected a bid for independence.Final results showed that 56.4% chose to remain part of France while 43.6% voted to leave - a ti