BBC News - Home

MH17 disaster: Phone-taps 'show Russia directed Ukraine rebels'
Investigators say phone-taps suggest top Moscow officials had broad influence over separatists. - RSS Channel - World

China's Mars ambitions one step closer
China has completed its first public test of a Mars lander, keeping the country on track for an unmanned exploration mission to the red planet in 2020.

Notre Dame chief architect told to 'shut his mouth' on reconstruction
Debate over how best to rebuild Notre Dame has rumbled on since the landmark cathedral suffered a devastating fire in April.

This superbug kills 4 people every hour
Every 15 minutes, someone in the US dies of a superbug that has learned to outsmart even our most sophisticated antibiotics, according to a new report from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Germany moves to criminalize upskirting
Germany's government has passed a bill that would criminalize upskirting, the abusive practice where someone takes unsolicited pictures or video under another person's clothing.

Tourist and giraffe killed in car accident
A South African safari took a tragic turn Sunday when a giraffe was struck by a car and fell on another passing vehicle in Kruger National Park.

Latest financial news -

Retirement contribution limits will rise in 2019
Good news retirement savers: The Internal Revenue Service announced cost of living increases to the contribution limits for retirement-related plans in 2019.