New York announces it will allow convicted felons on parole to vote

New York state is granting voting rights to convicted felons who are currently out on parole....

Puerto Rico hit with island-wide power outages

Power outages have cut off electricity across Puerto Rico, whose residents have already endured long periods...

New York wants power to prosecute criminals pardoned by Donald Trump

The New York attorney general has said a criminal pardoned by Donald Trump should not be...

Americans throw away 150,000 tons of food every day, finds government report

American households toss out 150,000 tons of food each day — roughly a pound of food...

Poorer pupils in England are a whole GCSE grade behind their peers in maths,...

England would have to double the number of disadvantaged pupils achieving top GCSE grades in maths...

Donald Trump will ‘do everything possible to make North Korea meeting a worldwide success’

Donald Trump said he would strive to make a looming meeting with North Korean leader Kim...

David Copperfield hearing: British man sues magician claiming he suffered brain injury while taking...

A British man is suing American magician David Copperfield claiming he was badly injured while participating in...

Burden of patients with multiple diseases could sink health systems around the world, warn...

Health systems around the world must fundamentally restructure or collapse under the “tidal wave” of demand...

Pioneering autism doctor Hans Asperger sent disabled children to be killed by Nazis, new...

Hans Asperger, the Austrian paediatrician who gave his name to a kind of high-functioning autism, helped the Nazis...

Iran earthquake latest: Magnitude-5.5 quake strikes near nuclear power plant

An earthquake has hit southern Iran just 60 miles from the country’s Bushehr nuclear power plant. It...