Anita Hill says she wants ‘real accountability’ from Joe Biden

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The law professor says Biden needs to apologise to other women and the public A woman who accused a Supreme Court nominee of sexual

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Uber aims for $90bn stock market debut

Image copyright Reuters Uber has revealed that it is seeking a valuation of $90bn (£70bn) in its much anticipated stock market flotation. The taxi-app firm has said that its shares

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Scooters hacked to play rude messages to riders

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Lime is bidding to run e-scooter services in Brisbane Lime scooters in Brisbane have been making suggestive and offensive comments to riders after pranksters swapped

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UK tourist Sam Oliver wins Australian defamation case

Image copyright PA Image caption Sam Oliver was found not guilty in Sydney last year A British tourist who was acquitted of assaulting Australia’s former Rugby Sevens captain James Stannard

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Port Talbot explosion: Two hurt at Tata steelworks

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionThe moment of the blast was caught on CCTV Two people have been hurt in an explosion at Tata’s main Welsh steelworks

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Cyclone Kenneth: Storm-battered Mozambique hit again

Image copyright EPA Cyclone Kenneth has made landfall in northern Mozambique, a country still recovering from another huge storm. The cyclone has brought 220km/h (140mph) winds and has already killed

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How a missed council tax bill of £167 can cost £2,065

Image copyright Getty Images A resident who fails to pay their first month’s council tax bill of £167 can see the cost increase to £2,065 in nine weeks, according to

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Tracking the toxic air that’s killing millions

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Could better tracking of air pollution help us choose safer routes? The air we breathe is killing us. The World Health Organisation (WHO) says

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France’s Macron responds to yellow vests with promise of reforms

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Emmanuel Macron made the live address at the Elysee Palace French President Emmanuel Macron has given a long-awaited response to the yellow vest protest

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Huawei row: Inquiry to be held into National Security Council leak

Image copyright Alamy A formal inquiry is to be held into the leaking of discussions about Huawei at the National Security Council, the BBC has learned. This follows the Daily

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