Transgender woman shot and killed in US

Image copyright Facebook Image caption No arrests have yet been made over the death of Muhlaysia Booker, who was assaulted last month A transgender woman has been fatally shot in Dallas, Texas, according to local…

Death sentence for French drug smuggler

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Félix Dorfin says he will appeal against his death sentence A Frenchman has been sentenced to death for drug trafficking in a shock verdict after prosecutors had asked for a…

Ethiopia PM hosts most expensive dinner

Image copyright Ethiopia Prime Minister's Office Ethiopian PM Abiy Ahmed has hosted a lavish fundraising dinner as part of a drive to secure $1bn (£750m) for infrastructure projects in the capital. The dinner, dubbed "the…

Austrian government in turmoil over video scandal

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Heinz-Christian Strache was forced to resign following a video scandal All ministers from Austria's far-right Freedom Party (FPÖ) have resigned, throwing the government into chaos. The Freedom Party's leader…

Trump delays tariffs on car imports

Image copyright Getty Images US President Donald Trump has delayed a decision on whether to impose tariffs on imports of cars and car parts. The White House has put back the decision by six months…