J.D. Vance is is the author of Hillbilly Elegy, A Memoir of a Family and a Culture in Crisis
UBC's Graham Williams and Acquisio's Sebastien Provencher on the social media giant's spectacular latest quarter
Does the Great Red Spot heat the entire planet?
Kilauea Volcano's path to the Pacific Ocean
The BBC's Simon Jack explains why we need a new nuclear power station.
Chris Buckler visited the Bavarian town of Landshut, which has seen a significant influx of refugees.
Naujaat, Nunavut residents work with Growing North team to build community’s 1st greenhouse
Talking Movies' Tom Brook takes a look back at the female filmmakers who dominated early cinema.
Parents of teen killed by officer express hope similar incidents won't happen again
Russia says it is working to open 'exit corridors' to allow civilians and rebel fighters to leave the besieged city of Aleppo. The BBC has been in contact with one family living under siege.
Lawyer says officer will appeal 6-year jail term
Pokemon Go player Sam Clark, 33, tells the BBC he is the first to catch all the characters available in the UK.
At least 58 dead in floods in past 2 days
Shower of burning debris said to be remnants of Chinese rocket
U.S. Vice President says Americans lead 'by the power of our example'
The BBC's Colin Paterson takes a look at how Beatrix Potter has created a multi-million pound tourist industry.
Exercise can counter the dangers of an office job - if you're short of time, here are some moves you can do at your desk.
Jane Wakefield explains what the so-called internet of things is all about.
Pontiff quickly recovers and continues ceremony
Pope Francis tripped and fell as he arrived for Holy Mass at the southern Black Madonna shrine of Czestochowa in Poland.
The editor of one of Turkey's oldest satirical magazines, LeMan, speaks to the BBC about the aftermath of the attempted coup.
Dozens of people have died in Nepal after flash floods and landslides, caused by monsoon rains, swept through villages.
What's the most boring job you've ever had? How about sorting out nuts and bolts, waiting for plastic widgets on a production line - or manually deleting subscribers from a list?
Historic fairground attraction the Moon Rocket, described as the original 'white knuckle ride', is in danger of being lost according to campaigners.
The first African-American President of the United States is making his case for why Americans should elect their first female president next.