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Hawaii missile alert: False alarm warning broadcast

Sun, 14 Jan 2018 02:40:43 GMT

A false missile alert was broadcast in Hawaii urging people to take shelter.

Dealing with debt: The mini-bankers learning how to save

Sun, 14 Jan 2018 00:46:09 GMT

Schoolchildren from Kirton Primary in Boston run their own bank with its own currency to learn about saving money.

EgyptAir hijack: Man jumps from plane cockpit window

Tue, 29 Mar 2016 11:46:23 GMT

A man was filmed jumping from a hijacked EgyptAir plane cockpit window shortly before the hijacker surrendered.

EgyptAir hijack: Cyprus president laughs off hijacking

Tue, 29 Mar 2016 10:42:10 GMT

Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades has said that the hijacking of the plane that landed at Larnaca was not linked to terrorism.

Armed man shot by police at US Capitol building

Tue, 29 Mar 2016 01:29:40 GMT

Police shot an armed man as he tried to enter the Capitol building visitor centre in Washington DC.

How did FBI unlock dead gunman's iPhone?

Tue, 29 Mar 2016 06:22:51 GMT

The FBI has managed to unlock the iPhone of the San Bernardino gunman without Apple's help, ending a court case, the US justice department says.

Library cuts: How flagship building made savings

Mon, 28 Mar 2016 23:00:16 GMT

Birmingham's new £189m library had to shed staff and reduce hours within two years of opening.

Israel on alert for attacks by Islamic State fighters in Sinai

Tue, 29 Mar 2016 05:32:26 GMT

With so-called Islamic State militants active in Egypt's Sinai, Israeli troops are on alert for attacks just across the border.

Fire engulfs tower block in UAE city Ajman

Mon, 28 Mar 2016 21:39:52 GMT

A fire has broken out in a tower block in the city of Ajman in the United Arab Emirates.

Inside Aleppo province: On the ground with Kurdish forces fighting IS

Tue, 29 Mar 2016 04:08:36 GMT

The BBC gains exclusive access in Aleppo province, where Kurdish forces have seized most of the border with Turkey from Islamic State fighters.

Bouncy castle victim 'a beautiful angel'

Mon, 28 Mar 2016 19:11:04 GMT

The parents of Summer Grant, seven, who died when the bouncy castle she was playing on blew away have been paying tribute to her.

What Katie did: Storm damage across London

Mon, 28 Mar 2016 09:47:14 GMT

Wind gusts of up to 105 mph (170 kph) from Storm Katie have caused Gatwick-bound flights to be diverted, and damage across London.

Drone reveals ancient city 'still standing'

Mon, 28 Mar 2016 09:19:00 GMT

Drone footage has revealed that the ancient city of Palmyra is largely still intact, after being recaptured from so-called Islamic State (IS).

Syria crisis: Refugees 'fascinated' by mobility scooter

Mon, 28 Mar 2016 17:09:45 GMT

The BBC's disability news correspondent, Nikki Fox, has been to the camp to see how those with a disability, who are some of the most vulnerable, survive.

Pants for fishing nets: How stranded WW2 crew survived

Mon, 28 Mar 2016 11:31:08 GMT

The family of an RAF flight officer relives their father's wartime tale of survival.