At least seven students have been stabbed to death and 12 injured in a knife attack outside a school in northern China, officials say.
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Let's be clear: just because Prince Harry's new fiancée Meghan Markle isn't a princess doesn't mean Americans won't call her "Princess Meghan" until the end of time.
US academic Richard Thaler has won the Nobel Prize for Economics for his contributions in the field of behavioural economics, the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences has announced.
With a medal being handed back, officials alleging dirty tricks, and calls for an independent system to judge levels of disability, is Paralympic sport losing trust?
Companies across the globe are reporting that they have been struck by a major ransomware cyber-attack.
Tennis player Maxime Hamou has been banned by the organisers of the French Open after he tried to kiss a female reporter repeatedly during a live TV interview.
Senior US lawmakers have called on President Donald Trump to turn over any recordings of conversations with fired FBI director James Comey.
China is to launch an online version of its national encyclopaedia next year, to compete with Wikipedia.
When Peggy Whitson woke up this morning, she broke a record: It's her 535th day in space.
North Korean Vice-Foreign Minister Han Song-ryol warns the US against taking military action