BBC News - Home 23 January 2018

Oscars 2018: The Shape of Water leads field

Guillermo del Toro's fantasy romance receives 13 nominations, including best picture.

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'America First' tariffs on imports spark Asia outcry

Tariffs of up to 50% on imported goods will affect the two countries more than any other.

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Alaska tsunami fears prompt brief evacuation

A magnitude 7.9 quake off Alaska prompted a tsunami alert, which was lifted hours later.

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Zimbabwe family leave Bangkok airport after three months

Four Zimbabwean adults and four children refused to return home but could not re-enter Thailand.

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US shutdown: Trump hails 'big win' and says Democrats caved in

The president hails a "big win" for Republicans after the end of a three-day government shutdown.

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Naomi Parker Fraley, the real Rosie the Riveter, dies aged 96

For years Naomi Parker Fraley lived quietly while another woman was credited as the famous feminist icon.

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The Philippines' most active volcano Mount Mayon erupts

More than 40,000 local residents have been forced to evacuate the area.

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Avalanche kills one in Japan ski resort after volcanic eruption

A soldier training in the area was killed when an avalanche and volcano happened at the same time.

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Bill Cosby returns to stage ahead of sexual assault retrial

A surprise comedy show is the US comedian's first since dozens of women accused him of sexual assault.

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Germany school attack: Pupil 'killed by classmate' near Dortmund

Reports say a 15-year-old student stabbed a 14-year-old boy at a secondary school near Dortmund.

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Trumpet legend Hugh Masekela dies

The South African musician died aged 78 after a "courageous battle with cancer", his family say.

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Hawaii governor admits log-in blunder

Hawaii's governor says a failure to remember his Twitter details delayed a corrective message.

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Michigan man arrested for CNN death threat

The man reportedly called the network 22 times threatening to kill employees.

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UN flag no longer offers 'natural protection' to peacekeepers

The organisation's flag and blue helmets no longer offer "natural protection", a new report says.

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Elon Musk's Boring Company presents LA tunnel plan

Elon Musk's Boring Company has presented its LA transport tunnel plans for Culver City.

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Teletubbies' Tinky Winky actor Simon Shelton dies aged 52

Simon Shelton took over the role of purple Teletubby Tinky Winky in the BBC children's show.

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Minnie Mouse honoured with Hollywood Walk of Fame star

Forty years after Mickey, she's been honoured in LA.

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North Korea ski resort: South Korean officials to visit Masikryong

South Korean officials are visiting Masikryong ski resort in the North, ahead of the Winter Olympics.

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Lebanon rubbish: Storm dumps piles of waste along coast

A huge clean-up operation is under way after a storm left beaches near Beirut strewn with rubbish.

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Pamela Anderson: Women must better protect themselves

The actor also defended saying Harvey Weinstein's alleged victims "knew what they were getting into".

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South Africa's 'Father of Jazz'

The legendary musician, who has died age 78, will be remembered as much for his activism as his songs.

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Australian Open: Marin Cilic beats Rafael Nadal to reach semi-finals

World number one Rafael Nadal retires hurt in the fifth set of an enthralling quarter-final against Marin Cilic at the Australian Open.

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Australian Open 2018: Kyle Edmund stuns Grigor Dimitrov to reach semi-finals

Britain's Kyle Edmund stuns third seed Grigor Dimitrov to reach his first Grand Slam semi-final at the Australian Open.

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USA Gymnastics abuse scandal: Triple Olympic champion Aly Raisman wants inquiry

Three-time Olympic champion Aly Raisman wants an independent inquiry into the USA Gymnastics sexual abuse scandal.

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Chelsea striker search: Ex-forward Chris Sutton on Blues' target man hunt

With some surprise names linked with Chelsea, former player Chris Sutton analyses the Blues' hunt for a target man this month.

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Australian Open 2018: The making of Kyle Edmund

How a toddler from Yorkshire rose to the top of the tennis world - BBC Sport charts the rise of Britain's Australian Open semi-finalist Kyle Edmund.

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