US, Japan and Seoul hold military drills hours after North Korea...

he United States, Japan and South Korea all held military drills today, hours after North Korea fired an intercontinental ballistic missile in Pyongyang's second...

Jordan’s King Abdullah calls for Palestinian state with Jerusalem as capital

King Abdullah II of Jordan called for the establishment of a Palestinian state with east Jerusalem as its capital on Sunday, in a speech...

Scientists are working on how to respond to aliens if (and...

Science fiction movies paint a vivid picture of what would happen when we meet an alien civilisation. But what would we actually do if...

California megachurch leader, grandparents charged with murder, torture in death of...

A California megachurch leader and her parents have been arrested on charges including murder and torture in the death of the woman's 11-year-old daughter. Leticia McCormack, a leader...

‘Planet killer’ asteroid hiding in sun’s glare could smash into Earth...

Astronomers have discovered three asteroids that had been “hiding” unseen in the sun’s glare. The space rocks are considered near-Earth objects—meaning their orbits take them within...

Oculus founder claims he made a VR headset that actually kills...

The founder of virtual reality (VR) firm Oculus claims he has designed a new headset that can kill you in real life if you...