A huge, deadly wildfire that burned for weeks and threatened the Yosemite National Park in California has finally been contained.
There is high public support for using the tax system to reduce waste from single-use plastics,
A potential treatment for sudden liver failure could cut the need for transplants, say scientists at the University of Edinburgh.
Scientists say they have discovered why some vegetables - including cabbage, broccoli and kale - can reduce the risk of bowel cancers.
A low-carb diet could shorten life expectancy by up to four years, a study suggests. Low-carb diets, such as Atkins, have become increasingly popular for weight loss and have shown promise for lowering the risk of some illnesses.
President Trump's plans for a Veterans Day military parade through the streets of Washington DC have been delayed until at least 2019.
The US has threatened to impose more economic sanctions on Turkey if it does not free a detained American pastor.
A man has been arrested on suspicion of terrorism offences after a car crashed outside the Houses of Parliament, injuring several people.
Women in Australia will pursue a class action lawsuit over a sterilisation device that has allegedly caused medical problems for women worldwide.
People in the Indian subcontinent will, from Friday, have only one way to watch top flight Spanish football: on Facebook.
Scientists say the secrets to success in online dating are to aim high, keep your message brief, and be patient.
The Indonesian island of Lombok has been hit by a strong tremor, as the search continues for victims of Sunday's earthquake.