Trump impeachment trial starts with rule wrangling in Senate
BBC News: Tue, 21 Jan 2020 21:05:45 GMT
The expected feisty debate on witnesses and evidence marks the beginning of Senate proceedings.
Davos: Trump decries climate 'prophets of doom' with Thunberg in audience
BBC News: Tue, 21 Jan 2020 16:23:27 GMT
The US president attacks activists at the World Economic Forum, with Greta Thunberg in the audience.
'Forget about net zero, we need real zero'
BBC News: Tue, 21 Jan 2020 12:52:39 GMT
The 17-year-old activist tells world leaders that 'fiddling around with numbers' will not be enough.
New China virus: US announces first case
BBC News: Tue, 21 Jan 2020 21:44:36 GMT
Nearly 300 people have been infected in the coronavirus outbreak, which originated in Wuhan, China.
Swiss police 'exposed Russian spies in Davos'
BBC News: Tue, 21 Jan 2020 18:54:03 GMT
Two suspected agents, one posing as a plumber, were discovered in August, a Swiss newspaper says.
US census kicks off by counting first person in rural Alaska
BBC News: Tue, 21 Jan 2020 23:18:24 GMT
The census, which takes place every 10 years, begins in the remote fishing village of Tooksok Bay.