Iceland in Uproar Over Secret Recording of Politicians’ Sexist Remarks

Many Icelanders are calling for the resignations of a group of politicians who were secretly recorded in a bar using sexist and obscene language about female colleagues, including making disparaging remarks a disabled former member of Parliament. The politicians — including former Prime Minister Sigmundur David Gunnlaugsson, former Foreign Minister Gunnar Bragi Sveinsson and a…

Jamal Khashoggi: Trump won’t listen to ‘terrible’ murder recording

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionThe BBC’s Frank Gardner looks at what could happen to the man known as MBS US President Donald Trump says he has been briefed on a recording of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi’s murder – but will not listen to it himself. “It’s a suffering tape, it’s a…

XXXTentacion: Secret recording has domestic abuse and stabbing confession

Image copyright Jack Mckain Audio has emerged of late rapper XXXTentacion apparently admitting assaulting his ex-girlfriend and stabbing nine people. The recording was made in secret and is believed to date from 2016, when he was accused of aggravated battery of a pregnant woman. The Miami-Dade County state attorney’s office said he “makes admissions to…

Jamal Khashoggi disappearance: US asks Turkey for recording evidence

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionPresident Trump speaking in the Oval Office The US has asked Turkey for a recording said to provide strong evidence that missing Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi was killed at the Saudi consulate in Istanbul. “We have asked for it, if it exists,” President Donald Trump told reporters…

Turkey ‘has recording proving Saudi murder’

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionCCTV footage shows missing Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi entering the Saudi consulate in Istanbul. Turkish officials have obtained audio and video evidence that shows missing Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi was tortured and killed inside the Saudi consulate in Istanbul, US media report. Mr Khashoggi, a critic of…