The top 10 stories of 2018 that became global talking points
These are the top stories from around the world that caught everyone's attention and had enormous socio-political impact.
The mass shooting at the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida
Students are led out of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School on February 14 as shooter Nikolas Cruz open-fired and killed 17 students and staff members and injured 17 others. Cruz was captured after initially escaping the scene and charged with 17 counts of premeditated murder and attempted murder