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Monday, June 26, 2017

Monday, June 26, 2017

Russia reportedly recalls ambassador at the centre of US probe

Russia reportedly recalls ambassador at the centre of US probe

Russia reportedly recalls ambassador at the centre of US probe

Sergey Kislyak has reportedly been summoned back to Russia as the investigation into alleged Russian interference continues

Friday, June 23, 2017

Friday, June 23, 2017

North Korea denies torturing or mistreatment of Otto Warmbier

North Korea denies torturing or mistreatment of Otto Warmbier

North Korea denies torturing or mistreatment of Otto Warmbier

The 22-year-old student died days after being released from the country in a coma

Thursday, June 22, 2017

Thursday, June 22, 2017

United States calls for Gulf countries to iron out grievances with Qatar

United States calls for Gulf states to iron out grievances with Qatar

United States calls for Gulf states to iron out grievances with Qatar

Five countries in the Persian Gulf have cut ties with Doha over allegations it is bolstering instability in the region

Teachers being given firearms training in Colorado province

Teachers being given firearms training in US state of Colorado

Teachers being given firearms training in US state of Colorado

The training is to ensure they can intervene in the event of a school shooting

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Donald Trump celebrates Republican wins in Georgia and South Carolina

Donald Trump celebrates Republican wins in Georgia and South Carolina

Donald Trump celebrates Republican wins in Georgia and South Carolina

The Republican party held onto the seats in the House of Representatives, and the President praised the result on Twitter

Sean Spicer claims he isn't stepping back from the public eye

Trump press chief Sean Spicer claims he isn't stepping back from the public eye

Sean Spicer claims he isn't stepping back from the public eye

Despite reports claiming White House press secretary would take a step back from his role, he has now said he won't be stepping back from the public eye

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Iran summons Swiss charge d'affaires to protest Rex Tillerson's statements

Iran summons Swiss charge d'affaires to protest Rex Tillerson's statements

Iran summons Swiss charge d'affaires to protest Rex Tillerson's statements

The US Secretary of State made clear US policy in relation to Iran was to 'reduce its hegemony' over the Middle East

Donald Trump condemns North Korea after Otto Warmbier dies

Donald Trump condemns North Korea after Otto Warmbier dies

Donald Trump condemns North Korea after Otto Warmbier dies

Student Otto Warmbier died on Monday after being sent back to the US from North Korea in a coma

Sean Spicer steps back from press secretary role

Sean Spicer steps back from press secretary role

Sean Spicer steps back from press secretary role

Sean Spicer will no longer give the daily press briefing as a replacement for his role is sought

Monday, June 19, 2017

Monday, June 19, 2017

9/11 recovery worker faces deportation over removal order from 17 years ago

9/11 hero faces deportation from US over drug offence committed in 1990

9/11 hero faces deportation from US over drug offence committed in 1990

Carlos Humberto Cardona has lung, gastrointestinal and psychological problems caused by helping in the aftermath of 9/11

Man charged with Muslim teenager's murder in Virginia

Man charged with Muslim teenager's murder in Virginia

Man charged with Muslim teenager's murder in Virginia

Nabra Hassanen was killed as she made her way home from a mosque in the early hours of Sunday morning

Friday, June 16, 2017

Friday, June 16, 2017

Turkish President Erdogan has condemned the warrants

US issues arrest warrants against Turkish security agents accused of assaulting Kurdish demonstrators

Arrest warrants issued for security agents accused of assaulting Kurds in US

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has said he will fight 'politically and judicially' against the arrest warrants

Grenfell Tower: 'Alleged cladding was banned in the US over concerns of fire and smoke spread', says Times reporter

Grenfell Tower: 'Cladding reportedly used on building was banned in US over fire concerns'

'Cladding reportedly used on building was banned in US over fire concerns'

Sean O'Neill, Chief Reporter for the Times, spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the type of cladding which reportedly covered the tower

WATCH: Iain Lee gets serenaded at the 'strangest and campest eatery in the world'

WATCH: Iain Lee gets serenaded at the 'strangest and campest eatery in the world'

Iain Lee gets serenaded at the 'strangest and campest eatery in the world'

Iain Lee visited Stardust Diner where a singer told him that she would be his new girlfriend

Thursday, June 15, 2017

Thursday, June 15, 2017

US Coast Guard on alert after 'dirty bomb' threat on container ship in South Carolina port

US Coast Guard on alert after 'dirty bomb' threat on container ship in South Carolina port

US Coast Guard on alert after 'dirty bomb' threat on ship in South Carolina port

The threat was made against a ship belonging to the Maersk Line Company

Special prosecutor on Russia case investigating Donald Trump over alleged obstruction of justice

Donald Trump now being investigated over alleged obstruction of justice

Donald Trump now being investigated over alleged obstruction of justice

The US president is being investigated for alleged obstruction of justice relating to an inquiry into former National Security Advisor Michael Flynn

US completes billion-dollar deal with Qatar, despite previous terror criticism form Donald Trump

US inks billion-dollar arms deal with Qatar despite Trump terror claims

US inks billion-dollar arms deal with Qatar despite Trump terror claims

Qatar has bought a number of F-15 fighter jets from the US in a $12 billion (£9.4 billion) deal

Nasa launch rocket which will create artificial auroras

Nasa launch rocket which will create its own artificial northern lights

Nasa launch rocket which will create its own artificial northern lights

The rocket will be launched as part of a research mission to gain a better understanding of the ionosphere

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

The inspiration behind Chucky - meet Robert, the devil doll who served as the base for a horror series

The real Chucky - meet Robert, the devil doll who inspired the Child's Play series

The real Chucky - meet Robert, the devil doll who inspired Child's Play

Robert served as the inspiration for a hit horror movie series

Man attempts to rob a bank near the White House and FBI headquarters

Man attempts to rob bank just yards from the White House and FBI headquarters

Man attempts to rob bank just yards from the White House and FBI headquarters

The man fled after the authorities were called to the Wells Fargo Bank on Pennsylvania Avenue

Democrats file lawsuit against Donald Trump over foreign payments

Democrats file lawsuit against Donald Trump over foreign payments

Democrats file lawsuit against Donald Trump over foreign payments

Nearly 200 Democrats have thrown their weight behind a legal case regarding alleged payments made to the President through his businesses by foreign governments

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

US appeals court upholds decision to block Donald Trump's travel ban

US appeals court upholds decision to block Donald Trump's travel ban

US appeals court upholds decision to block Donald Trump's travel ban

The US Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit said the executive order was discriminatory and the President was overstepping his authority

'Israel informed US about Daesh plans to use laptops as bombs on flights'

US electronics ban was prompted by Israeli tip-off about Isis laptop bombs

US electronics ban was prompted by Israeli tip-off about Isis laptop bombs

Anonymous US officials claim that during an Israeli operation in Syria, it was found that extremists were planning and creating laptop battery bombs

Monday, June 12, 2017

Monday, June 12, 2017

Mexican authorities discover truck containing 112 migrants

Mexican authorities discover truck containing 112 migrants

Mexican authorities discover truck containing 112 migrants

The truck was found as it travelled in south-east Mexico

Thursday, June 8, 2017

Thursday, June 8, 2017

American woman shoots python to death after it mauls her goat

American woman shoots python to death after it mauls her goat

American woman shoots python to death after it mauls her goat

Rachel Elizabeth Valverde shot the 12-foot reptile after it strangled her goat to death

Wednesday, June 7, 2017

Wednesday, June 7, 2017

Kesha tries to hug Jerry Seinfeld and Twitter can't get enough

Kesha tries and fails to hug Jerry Seinfeld - and Twitter can't get enough

Kesha tries and fails to hug Jerry Seinfeld - and Twitter can't get enough

The singer tried to hug the comedian at an awards ceremony and was brutally shot down

US Russia probe: Devin Nunes refuses to say if he's stepped aside

US Russia probe: Devin Nunes refuses to say if he's stepped aside

Devin Nunes refuses to say if he's stepped aside from Trump-Russia probe

The chairman of the House of Representatives intelligence committee deflected questions from journalists on the matter

Monday, June 5, 2017

Monday, June 5, 2017

BREAKING: Police confirm multiple dead after shooting in Orlando

Police confirm multiple dead after shooting in Orlando

Police confirm multiple dead after shooting in Orlando

The incident in question appears to have taken place at an unnamed business' headquarters

Friday, June 2, 2017

Friday, June 2, 2017

Man shot in the head during children's party in Pennsylvania

Man shot in the head during children's party in Pennsylvania

Man shot in the head during children's party in Pennsylvania

An argument broke out between two men after two six-year-old boys had been fighting

Nasa business partner says aliens exist and are living among us on earth

Nasa contractor says aliens exist and are living among us on earth

Nasa contractor says aliens exist and are living among us on earth

Robert Bigelow claims he'll probably spend more than anyone in America looking at the presence of aliens

Russia backs Paris climate change agreement after US decides to withdraw

Russia backs Paris climate change agreement after US decides to withdraw

Russia backs Paris climate change agreement after US decides to withdraw

The announcement of sticking with the agreement was made clear by Russian Deputy Prime Minister Arkady Dvorkovitch

Trump administration called on State Department staffers to remove sanctions from Russia in January

Trump administration called on State Department staffers to remove sanctions from Russia in January

Trump administration called on State Department to remove Russian sanctions

Former coordinator of sanctions Dan Fried said he was asked by concerned officials to stop the sanctions from being lifted

Donald Trump widely condemned for pulling out of Paris climate change agreement

Donald Trump widely condemned for pulling out of Paris climate change agreement

Trump blasted for pulling out of Paris climate change agreement

The US President said he was pulling out of the agreement to protect US jobs

Thursday, June 1, 2017

Thursday, June 1, 2017

Fire severely damages gay nightclub in Texas

Massive fire rips through gay nightclub in Texas

Massive fire rips through gay nightclub in Texas

The roof of the nightclub has collapsed and officials say the building is a total loss

New footage of Orlando Pulse shooting shows harrowing moment police confront gunman Omar Mateen

New footage of Orlando Pulse gay nightclub shooting shows harrowing moment police confront gunman Omar Mateen

New footage of Orlando Pulse shooting shows moment police confront gunman

A total of 30 videos of bodycam footage has been released to the Orlando Sentinel

Fugitive and bounty hunters die in shootout at Texas car dealership

Fugitive and bounty hunters die in shootout at Texas car dealership

Fugitive and bounty hunters die in shootout at Texas car dealership

The incident took place in front of customers at the location in Greenville, northeast of Dallas

Donald Trump to announce decision on Paris climate change agreement

Donald Trump to announce decision on Paris climate change agreement

Reports have claimed the US president looks set to withdraw from the global agreement, which many have said would be a 'serious mistake'

Julian Assange reportedly considering offer to host US radio show

Julian Assange reportedly considering offer to host pro-Trump radio show

Julian Assange reportedly considering offer to host pro-Trump radio show

The Wikileaks founder said he was 'looking into' the opportunity after Sean Hannity offered him the chance to guest-host

Florida police release dash cam footage of Tiger Woods' arrest

Florida police release dash cam footage of Tiger Woods' arrest

Florida police release dash cam footage of Tiger Woods' arrest

The former world Number one golfer is due to appear in court to face a charge of driving under the influence

Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Donald Trump is ready to pull out of the Paris agreement, according to reports

Donald Trump set to pull out of Paris climate deal - reports

Donald Trump set to pull out of Paris climate deal - reports

Sources claim Trump is already discussing the exit process

Potential drug tunnel found near Mexico's US border

Potential new drug tunnel found near US-Mexico border

Potential new drug tunnel found near US-Mexico border

Mexican officials discovered the tunnel and reported it to US immigration authorities

'Now watch me whip, watch me Covfefe' - Twitter reactions to Trump typo with hilarious memes

Covfefe: Donald Trump bombarded with memes and gifs as Twitter explodes in mirth

Covfefe: Donald Trump bombarded with memes and gifs as Twitter explodes in mirth

The President typed 'covfefe' into a tweet about negative press, and no-one is going to let him forget it

Covfefe: What did Donald Trump actually mean?

Covfefe: What did Donald Trump actually mean?

Here's five words the president 'might' have been trying to say

Friday, May 26, 2017

Friday, May 26, 2017

Men claim women only Wonder Woman screenings are sexist

Ladies-only Wonder Woman screenings spark sexism outcry in Texas

Ladies-only Wonder Woman screenings spark sexism outcry in Texas

A cinema in Texas announced a women-only screening of Wonder Woman which sold out in just under two hours

Manchester Arena: 'In our darkest hour, we've seen the best of our country', says Greater Manchester Mayor Andy Burnham

Manchester Mayor Andy Burnham says Jeremy Corbyn terror speech is wrong

Manchester Mayor Andy Burnham says Corbyn has it all wrong

The mayor of Greater Manchester spoke to Paul Ross about the community in the wake of the terror attack on Monday

'It was unwise for Donald Trump's campaign to meet with Russia, but we've all done unwise things', says former Republicans Overseas vice president

Trump supporter on Russia campaign meetings: 'Everyone makes mistakes'

Trump supporter on Russia campaign meetings: 'Everyone makes mistakes'

Former Republicans Overseas worldwide vice-president tells Julia Hartley-Brewer she's willing to forgive mistakes made by the Trump campaign

Manchester Attack: Man arrested as police carry out new raids across the city and Merseyside

Manchester Attack: Man arrested as police carry out new raids across the city and Merseyside

Man arrested in Manchester as police carry out new raids

The investigation into the bombing of Manchester Arena continues as Britain remains on critical alert

Thursday, May 25, 2017

Thursday, May 25, 2017

Manchester attack: The New York Times defends its publication of leaked images

Manchester attack: New York Times defends its publication of leaked images

Manchester attack: New York Times defends its publication of leaked images

The media outlet published information leaked by US officials on Wednesday, infuriating UK authorities

'US leaks are undermining, but we shouldn't get worked up about it', says former intelligence committee chair

'US leaks undermine us, but we shouldn't get worked up about them', says former intelligence committee chair

'US leaks are undermining, but we shouldn't get worked up about it'

Conservative candidate Dominic Grieve tells Julia Hartley-Brewer US leaks about the Manchester terror attack are irritating but will hopefully stop

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

House intelligence committee will subpoena former national security advisor Michael Flynn

House intelligence committee to subpoena former Trump advisor Michael Flynn

House intelligence committee to subpoena former Trump advisor Michael Flynn

Michael Flynn previously refused to appear before the House of Representatives Intelligence Committee to discuss whether Russia was involved in the US election

Donald Trump 'asked top intelligence officials to publicly deny links to Russia in his campaign'

Donald Trump 'asked top intelligence officials to publicly deny links to Russia in his campaign'

Donald Trump 'asked top intelligence officials to publicly deny links to Russia'

Reports claim Donald Trump asked DNI Daniel Coats and NSA Chief Michael Rogers to deny certain allegations

Donald Trump reported to have hired toughest lawyer on Wall Street to counsel on Russia probe

Donald Trump 'hires toughest lawyer on Wall Street' for Russia probe

Donald Trump 'hires toughest lawyer on Wall Street' for Russia probe

Various news reports have said the US president has hired Marc Kasowitz to represent him as the investigation moves forward

Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Tuesday, May 23, 2017

US writer provokes outrage with joke following Manchester Arena bombing

US writer provokes outrage with joke after bombing

In a now deleted tweet, David Leavitt said he'd 'almost died' the last time he listened to Ariana Grande

Monday, May 22, 2017

Monday, May 22, 2017

'Donald Trump had the chance to address human rights abuses in Saudi Arabia' says Amnesty International rep

'Donald Trump could have addressed human rights abuses in Saudi Arabia but failed to do so', say Amnesty

'Trump could have addressed Saudi human rights abuses but failed', say Amnesty

Allan Hogarth, Head of Advocacy and Programmes at Amnesty International UK, spoke to Paul Ross about the US President's first overseas trip

'The real reason Donald Trump visited Saudi Arabia is money', says politics professor

'The real reason Donald Trump visited Saudi Arabia is money', says politics professor

'The real reason Donald Trump visited Saudi Arabia is money'

Donald Trump visited Saudi Arabia and gave a speech commenting on combating extremism

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