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Barcelona attack: German woman dies in hospital

Barcelona attack: German woman dies in hospital

Barcelona attack: German woman dies in hospital 27 August 2017 From the section Europe Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionThe sister of two terrorist suspects has condemned the attacks in Spain A German woman, 51, has died of injuries sustained...
'I saw a woman screaming for her kids'

'I saw a woman screaming for her kids'

Witnesses of an attack in Barcelona’s historic tourist district have spoken to Sky News. Aymar Anwar, a human rights lawyer attending a conference, was walking down Las Ramblas when the attack happened. He said the street was the busiest area of Barcelona and...

'I saw a woman screaming for her kids'

A van has been involved in a “massive crash” in the city centre of Barcelona, with “several” injured. Police said a white van mounted the pavement and struck several people. Pictures from the scene show emergency services and civilians...
Third woman accuses Roman Polanski of sex attack

Third woman accuses Roman Polanski of sex attack

Third woman accuses Roman Polanski of sex attack 15 August 2017 From the section US & Canada Image copyright Reuters Image caption US courts have tried, unsuccessfully, to extradite Roman Polanski Another woman has come forward to say she was sexually molested in...
Memorial service for woman shot by policeman

Memorial service for woman shot by policeman

A memorial service has been held for an Australian woman shot dead by a police officer responding to her emergency call. Justine Damond’s father John Ruszczyk choked back tears at the service, which was held at the time the family had planned to be on a plane to...
Woman missing after inventor's submarine sinks

Woman missing after inventor's submarine sinks

A Danish inventor has been rescued from his crowdfunded, privately built submarine after it sank in a bay close to Copenhagen. A Swedish journalist who was also on board remains missing but the inventor, Peter Madsen, told navy officers she had disembarked on Thursday...
Dukes of Hazzard star denies groping woman

Dukes of Hazzard star denies groping woman

One of the stars of the Dukes of Hazzard has denied indecent assault and drugs charges. Tom Wopat, who played Luke Duke in the 1980s television series, pleaded not guilty on Thursday to grabbing a woman’s buttocks. The 65-year-old is alleged to have touched the...
Woman jailed for urging boyfriend to kill himself

Woman jailed for urging boyfriend to kill himself

A woman who encouraged her suicidal boyfriend to kill himself in dozens of text messages has been jailed for 15 months for involuntary manslaughter. Michelle Carter told Conrad Roy III to “get back in” a truck filled with carbon monoxide, and a judge in...

Woman 'assumed identity' of body found in freezer

A man stored his former girlfriend’s dead body in a freezer, setting up home in her flat with another woman who assumed her identity, a prosecutor in Ohio has said. Arturo Novoa and Katrina Layton were arrested and remanded in custody on “corpse abuse...
Wonder Woman sequel gets release date

Wonder Woman sequel gets release date

A Wonder Woman sequel has been confirmed by Warner Bros, just months after the first became the most successful film of the DC Extended Universe. Gal Gadot is returning as the feminist warrior princess in December 2019, as Warner Bros tries to emulate the box office...
Woman 'slapped' police car before shooting

Woman 'slapped' police car before shooting

A woman “slapped” the back of a Minneapolis police car shortly before an Australian was shot dead by an officer, records show. Justine Damond, 40, was shot dead by Officer Mohamed Noor after she called to report a possible rape in the area on 15 July. It...
Saudi police question miniskirt video woman

Saudi police question miniskirt video woman

Saudi police question miniskirt video woman 18 July 2017 From the section Middle East Image copyright Twitter Image caption The video of “Khulood” walking around Ushayqir was shared initially on Snapchat Saudi police have questioned a young woman who...
Woman on Rome metro dragged along platform by train

Woman on Rome metro dragged along platform by train

Woman on Rome metro dragged along platform by train 17 July 2017 From the section Europe Image caption CCTV footage showed the woman being pulled along the platform Footage of a woman being dragged along a platform by a train, after her bag got trapped in the door,...
Australian woman shot dead by US police after 911 call

Australian woman shot dead by US police after 911 call

Australian woman shot dead by US police after 911 call 17 July 2017 From the section Australia Image copyright AFP An Australian woman has been killed by a US police officer responding to a 911 call in Minneapolis. The Minnesota Department of Public Safety (BCA) said...
First woman to win 'maths Nobel Prize' dies

First woman to win 'maths Nobel Prize' dies

Maryam Mirzakhani, the first woman to receive the Fields Medal, often described as the Nobel Prize for mathematics, has died aged 40. Professor Mirzakhani, who was also the first Iranian national to win the award, passed away after a four-year battle with breast...
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