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Paid leave for domestic abuse victims - Labour

Shadow equalities minister Dawn Butler says the policy will tackle the "hidden killer" of domestic violence.

At Least 5 People, Including 3 Infants, Stabbed…

Three infants and two adults were the victims of a stabbing at a maternity center in Queens, New York.

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Accio Chocolate! These Harry Potter-inspired…

Just in time for Halloween, the makers of Bertie Bott’s Every Flavour Beans are introducing a line of Harry Potter candies! Nathan Rousseau Smith dives in.

State of the art: can robots be Rembrandts?

A French collective of artist-entrepreneurs are creating fine art using a computer algorithm, with one of their creations to be auctioned by Christie's. Lucy Fielder reports.

Swiss vote on bids to improve food quality, protect farmers

Swiss voters are deciding on two separate proposals aimed to ensure that food from both domestic and foreign farmers and producers is healthier, more environmentally sound and animal-friendly, and protect Swiss farmers more too

Christine Blasey Ford Will Testify About Sexual…

After days of negotiations, the woman who accused Supreme Court Justice Kavanaugh of sexually assaulting her has agreed to testify before Congress.

Are temporary tattoos a sell-out?

As temporary tattoos grow in popularity, some wonder if the trend stems from a fear of commitment.

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Are Pistachios Healthy? Here's What Experts Say

Pistachios are packed with vitamins, minerals and nutrients, including beta carotene, phosphorus, vitamin B6, thiamine, potassium, magnesium and fiber.

Top Alien Creatures Who Need To Visit Earth and…

While aliens have not landed on earth yet, welcoming extraterrestrial overlords wouldn’t be the worst thing in the world. And thanks to a list by Mashable, we have the top sci-fi movie and TV character choices we’d like to see visit earth. For more on the story here is Zachary Devita.

China cancels U.S. trade talks: WSJ

China has canceled upcoming trade talks with the United States and will not send vice-premier Liu He to Washington next week, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing sources. Michelle Hennessy reports.

UK's Labour party ponders supporting new Brexit…

Britain's Labour Party is facing a huge choice at its annual conference _ whether to back a new referendum that could halt the country's departure from the European Union

Vatican And China Reportedly Reach Agreement On…

If confirmed, the provisional agreement marks the end of a decadeslong diplomatic impasse between the Vatican and Beijing.

Japanese supply ship heads to space station after…

An unmanned Japanese space capsule is heading to the International Space Station with 5,500 kilograms of cargo including food, experiments and new batteries

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Kenya lifts lesbian film ban for a week

A Kenyan judge temporarily lifts a ban on a film about a lesbian love affair ahead of the Oscars.

Vietnamese President Tran Dai Quang Has Died At…

Vietnamese President Tran Dai Quang Has Died At The Age of 61