Planned Parenthood fires president as Trump administration rolls back on abortion access

One of the US's largest providers of reproductive health care has fired its president, as the Trump administration rolls back access to abortion. ...

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Trump defense secretary nominee says US not seeking war with Iran

Confirmation of Mark Esper appeared almost certain at Senate hearing where he received significant Democratic supportDonald Trump’s nominee to become the first permanent US defence secretary in more than six months, has said that the US is not seeking war with Iran and needed to “get back on the diplomatic channel”.Mark Esper, who is currently the army secretary, also told the Senate armed services committee that the Trump administration does not have congressional authority to wage war ...

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Trump rape accuser gave dress she claims she was wearing to New York Times for DNA analysis

E Jean Carroll claims in that she was raped by Donald Trump in a dressing room at Bergdorf Goodman in Manhattan. She gave the garment to The Times for DNA testing. ...

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How Epstein 'groomed and trapped his "number one girl" Jane Doe 103'

Court filings say the girl was lured to Epstein's Palm Beach mansion at the age of 17. He is accused of luring her 'with modeling contacts' and 'showering her with gifts'. ...

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Brazilian mining company to pay out £86m for disaster that killed almost 300 people

Vale also agreed to pay £150,000 to close relatives of those killed when a dam collapsed at its iron ore mine in BrumadinhoThe Brazilian mining giant Vale has agreed to pay out £86m [$107m] in collective moral damages and £150,000 [$186,000] to each of the close relatives of nearly 300 people killed when a tailings dam collapsed in January at its iron ore mine in Brumadinho.But while some relatives expressed relief, others said the money would not compensate the loss of loved ones and ...

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Climate crisis: US 'on path to extreme heat' in coming decades if emissions aren't reduced, study says

Only mountainous regions will remain extreme heat refuges in 80 years if current emissions levels continue, scientists warn ...

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Mum blasts Girlguiding for refusing to allow son, 7, to join Rainbows unless he identifies as a girl

Sarah Baker, 35, has blasted Girlguiding UK for refusing to give her seven-year-old son permission to join a Rainbows group in Darwen, Lancashire. The group is open to girls only, aged five to seven. ...

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Fitness-mad mother, 33, breaks her wrist during daughter's school sports day

Alicia Denis, pictured, from Cardiff faces several months in recovery after breaking her wrist while taking part her daughter, Mya's school sports day in an unfortunate accident. ...

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Billionaire Peter Thiel says 'woke' Google employees 'probably prefer Communist China to the US'

PayPal co-found Peter Thiel, 51, suggested that 'super left wing' Google employees are anti-American and prefer China to the US, while appearing on the Tucker Carlson show on Fox on Monday. ...

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James Middleton shares rare snap of bikini clad girlfriend Alizee Thevenet with his dog Mabel

The photograph, posted by Kate's brother James to Instagram on Tuesday, captures Alizee as she dips her feet in the crystal blue waters in a fuchsia bikini - while Mabel dives in for a dip. ...

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