Nanny who killed kids while parents away convicted of murder Nanny who killed kids while parents away convicted of murder

NEW YORK (AP) — A once-trusted nanny who butchered two children in her care while their parents were away was convicted of murder by a jury that didn't believe her claims she was too insane at the time of the crime to be held responsible.

today, 3:35
Liberal MP to introduce bill to ban live exports as industry agrees to more oversight

Former Liberal party frontbencher Sussan Ley has announced plans to introduce a private member’s bill to end live sheep exports, as the industry moves to quell public criticism by adopting new animal welfare measures.Ley told Sky News on Thursday that she was “deadly serious” about ending the trade.

today, 4:24
Planet-hunter launches from Florida Planet-hunter launches from Florida

The US space agency's Tess satellite lifts off on a mission to find thousands of new worlds.

today, 3:22
Bournemouth v Manchester United: Premier League – live!

8.19pm BST 35 min: Pogba nips a pass through to Martial. But he’s offside. 8.19pm BST 33 min: Bournemouth haven’t been ahead at half-time in a home game since 30 December. They don’t start well here. Indeed they’ve only scored the opening goal at home once since then, in the 4-1 defeat to Tottenham last month.

yesterday, 22:19
Cuba nominates Castro replacement Cuba nominates Castro replacement

Lawmakers say Miguel Díaz-Canel is sole candidate to succeed Raúl Castro, ending the family's rule.

yesterday, 19:29
The Latest: FAA to order fan blade inspections The Latest: FAA to order fan blade inspections

The Latest on the plane that made an emergency landing in Philadelphia (all times local): 8:40 p.m. Federal airline regulators say they will order inspections on engine fan blades like the one involved ...

today, 3:45
100 Women: 'Record number' of Nepalese women climbing Everest this season 100 Women: 'Record number' of Nepalese women climbing Everest this season

A record number of Nepalese women are climbing Mount Everest this spring season, officials tell the BBC.

today, 1:55
Last of the wild asses back from the brink Last of the wild asses back from the brink

Wild equines are being reintroduced to the grasslands of Kazakhstan where they once roamed in large numbers.

today, 1:50