BBC news for Cornwall

Anger at nearly £4k disabled parking bay charge

A council's charge of £3,800 for installing a disabled parking bay is branded "completely unfair".

Carnkie man trapped as 'earthquake' blasts destroy home

A man was trapped under rubble after an explosion ripped off the side of a property.

Cornish family turns beach plastic waste into art

Vanessa Gosbee and her two sons have recently discovered "more waste than ever" on Cornish beaches.

Ark Royal model started in 1992 is ready

Dave Fortey's 13ft-long model of the aircraft carrier HMS Ark Royal is finally unveiled.

Live BBC World News

US shutdown ends as Congress passes bill

Liberal groups are in uproar that the Democrats' gave support without any concessions on immigration.

Avalanche and volcano kill one in Japan ski resort

The avalanche happened at the same time as the volcano in Kusatsu, injuring at least 14 people.

S Korea bans anonymous cryptocurrency trades

The move is aimed at preventing cryptocurrencies being used for crimes such as money laundering

Syria offensive: Turkey warns US over Kurdish militia group

Turkey says the US must end support for the YPG militia, which it is fighting in northern Syria.