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Hawking voices Pythons' Galaxy Song

April 14, 2015 - 8:42am
Professor Stephen Hawking has lent his voice to Monty Python's famous Galaxy Song as part of Record Store Day 2015.
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US guards jailed for Iraq deaths

April 14, 2015 - 8:31am
A former Blackwater guard is sentenced to life in prison and three others to 30 years over the killing of 14 Iraqi civilians in 2007.
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Kazakh pair in Austria murder trial

April 14, 2015 - 8:28am
Two Kazakhs go on trial amid great security in one of Austria's most unusual murder cases, two months after the death of the main suspect in jail.
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JPMorgan reports 12% rise in profits

April 14, 2015 - 8:24am
JPMorgan Chase reports a 12% rise in profit to $5.91bn for the three months to the end of March, as revenue from bond trading improves.
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VIDEO: How to solve Singapore's viral logic problem

April 14, 2015 - 8:18am
Author and mathematician Alex Bellos demonstrates how to solve the logic problem given to Singaporean TV students that went viral.
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Mobster held in Spanish post office

April 14, 2015 - 7:56am
One of Italy's most wanted gangsters is detained on the Costa del Sol in Spain while trying to withdraw money from a post office.
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Perkins on Twitter break after threats

April 14, 2015 - 7:51am
TV presenter Sue Perkins says she is taking a break from Twitter after receiving threats over reports she was replacing Jeremy Clarkson on Top Gear.
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VIDEO: Mountain lion hides under LA house

April 14, 2015 - 7:46am
A young mountain lion has taken up residence under a house in Los Angeles, and is resisting all efforts to dislodge it.
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Fransini Giraldo is a Colombian girl who dances her own style of Salsa. In this video, she dances to the rhythm of Sonora Carruseles de Colombia, presumably in the Colombia countryside. Published July 16, 2013.