United States

Friday, October 20, 2017

Friday, October 20, 2017

Massachusetts school apologises for photo which appears to show black girl on a leash

Massachusetts school apologises for photo which appears to show black girl on a leash

US school apologises for photo which appears to show black girl on a leash

A teacher from the Mitchell Elementary School shared the photo online, which provoked controversy

Thursday, October 19, 2017

Thursday, October 19, 2017

White House defends Trump decision to mention chief-of-staff's son in Niger soldier statement

White House defends Trump decision to mention chief-of-staff's son in Niger soldier statement

White House defends Trump decision to name chief-of-staff's son in Niger defence

The decision by the President to mention John Kelly's son in defending his actions in regard to the deaths of soldiers in Niger provoked criticism

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Anderson Cooper rips into Donald Trump for mentioning chief-of-staff's son

Anderson Cooper rips into Donald Trump for mentioning chief-of-staff's son in Niger soldier death statement

Anderson Cooper rips into Donald Trump for mentioning chief-of-staff's son

Donald Trump mentioned the death of John Kelly's son in Afghanistan while falsely claiming past presidents hadn't called families of fallen soldiers

Judge temporarily halts Donald Trump's third travel ban

Judge temporarily halts Donald Trump's third travel ban

Judge temporarily halts Donald Trump's third travel ban

The executive order was blocked hours before it was scheduled to take place

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Donald Trump faces backlash over not calling families of soldiers killed in Niger

Donald Trump faces backlash for not calling families of soldiers killed in Niger

Donald Trump faces backlash for not calling families of troops killed in Niger

At an impromptu press conference, the US President defended himself by saying other presidents hadn't called families before

Monday, October 16, 2017

Monday, October 16, 2017

Syrian Democratic Forces claim army is fighting the last Isis fighters in Raqqa

Syrian Democratic Forces claim Isis is almost driven from Raqqa

Syrian Democratic Forces claim Isis is almost driven from Raqqa

The city, which is the de facto capital of the Islamic State caliphate, has been the subject of heavy fighting

'Donald Trump is clearly insane' - George Galloway blasts US President for Iran nuclear agreement decision

'Donald Trump is clearly insane' - George Galloway blasts US President for Iran nuclear agreement decision

George Galloway blasts Donald Trump for Iran nuclear agreement decision

The US President threatened to terminate the agreement if it is not amended satisfactorily

Conversation with Harvey Weinstein 'was the most bizarre thing I’d ever encountered', says actress Alice Evans

Harvey Weinstein encounter 'the most bizarre thing I’d ever encountered', actress Alice Evans tells talkRADIO

Harvey Weinstein encounter 'most bizarre episode of my life' says Alice Evans

The star of '102 Dalmations' met the producer at the Cannes Film Festival in 2002, where she says he asked to touch her breasts in a toilet

Colin Kaepernick files lawsuit against the NFL alleging collusion against him

Colin Kaepernick files lawsuit against the NFL alleging collusion against him

Colin Kaepernick files lawsuit against the NFL alleging collusion against him

The football player claims team owners are conspiring not to hire him over his protests against racial injustice

Friday, October 13, 2017

Friday, October 13, 2017

Tech companies sued by family of American man killed in Nice attack

Tech companies sued by family of American man killed in Nice attack

Tech companies sued by family of American man killed in Nice attack

The family of Sean Copeland and his son Brodie have filed a lawsuit against Google, Facebook and Twitter

Thursday, October 12, 2017

Thursday, October 12, 2017

Donald Trump launches fresh attack on Barack Obama over North Korea situation

Donald Trump launches fresh attack on Barack Obama over North Korea crisis

Donald Trump launches fresh attack on Barack Obama over North Korea crisis

The US President condemned his predecessor for not doing more to curb the country's nuclear weapons development

Donald Trump set to 'decertify' 2015 Iran nuclear deal

Donald Trump set to 'decertify' 2015 Iran nuclear deal

Donald Trump set to 'decertify' 2015 Iran nuclear deal

The US President looks poised to attempt to impose wider restrictions on Tehran, despite the country fulfilling its obligations under the deal

Isis 'White Widow' Sally Ann Jones 'killed' in Syria drone strike

Isis White Widow Sally Ann Jones 'killed in Syria drone strike'

Isis White Widow Sally Ann Jones 'killed in Syria drone strike'

The fugitive Jihadi is believed to have died in June between the border of Syria and Iraq

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

US flies bombers in 'show of force' over Korean peninsula despite North Korea threat

US flies bombers in 'show of force' over Korean peninsula despite North Korea threat

US flies bombers over Korean peninsula despite North Korea threats

The demonstration was reportedly ordered in an attempt to deter the North Koreans from aggression

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

James Mattis says US military must be ready to respond to North Korea

James Mattis says US military must be ready to respond to North Korea

James Mattis says US military must be ready to respond to North Korea

The US Secretary of Defense made the comments at an army convention in Washington D.C.

Chief of Thailand's military junta promises to hold elections in 2018

Head of Thailand's military junta promises to hold elections in 2018

Head of Thailand's military junta promises to hold elections in 2018

The military took power in Thailand in May 2014 after ousting Yingluck Sinawatra, who fled the country

Obamacare repeal: Republicans reported to have privately admitted defeat

Donald Trump vows to use executive order to destroy Obamacare

Donald Trump vows to use executive order to destroy Obamacare

The promise to scrap the Affordable Care Act was a cornerstone of Donald Trump's presidential campaign

Las Vegas shooting: gunman fired at security guard minutes before launching attack

Las Vegas shooting: gunman Stephen Paddock fired 200 shots at security guard minutes before launching attack

Las Vegas shooting: gunman fired 200 shots at security guard

Authorities have said a security guard was shot before the attack from the Mandalay Bay Hotel room

Monday, October 9, 2017

Monday, October 9, 2017

'If there's a Broadmoor in the US, Donald Trump ought to be in it', says George Galloway in response to 'calm before the storm' remark

'If there's a Broadmoor in the US, Donald Trump ought to be in it', says George Galloway after 'calm before the storm' remark

'If there is a Broadmoor in the US, Donald Trump ought to be in it'

Our host didn't hold back on the US President in response to his 'calm before the storm' comment

Donald Trump's new feud with US senator gets personal with Twitter barbs

Donald Trump's new feud with US senator gets personal with Twitter barbs

Donald Trump's new feud with US senator gets personal with Twitter barbs

The US President has been trading verbal blows with Bob Corker, a senator from Tennessee

Britain 'preparing battle plan' for a possibility of war with North Korea

Britain 'preparing battle plan' for possibility of war with North Korea

Britain 'preparing battle plan' for possibility of war with North Korea

The tension between the United States and the secretive country has been escalating in recent months

Thursday, October 5, 2017

Thursday, October 5, 2017

Gun proposal gains Republican support in wake of Las Vegas atrocity

'Bump stock' ban proposal gains support from Trump's Republican Party in wake of Las Vegas atrocity

'Bump stock' ban proposal gains support from Trump's Republican Party

Stephen Paddock shot and killed 59 people in the Nevada city, as well as injured more than 500 others

Las Vegas shooting: Girlfriend of Stephen Paddock denies knowledge of the attack

Las Vegas shooting: Girlfriend of Stephen Paddock denies knowledge of the attack

Girlfriend of Stephen Paddock denies knowledge of Las Vegas shooting

Marilou Danley, who was in the Philippines at the time of the attack, has given a statement on her boyfriend's actions

Wednesday, October 4, 2017

Wednesday, October 4, 2017

Las Vegas shooting: Political commentator doubts it will provoke gun laws change Bill Bernard

Las Vegas shooting: Political commentator doubts it will provoke gun laws change

Political commentator doubts Las Vegas shooting will provoke gun laws change

Bill Barnard spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the political impacts of the incident in Nevada over the weekend

Tuesday, October 3, 2017

Tuesday, October 3, 2017

Former White House official Anthony Scaramucci launches media company

Donald Trump's former comms director Anthony Scaramucci launches media company

Donald Trump's former comms director Anthony Scaramucci launches media company

The Scaramucci Post was launched on Monday in New York City by the former Trump administration official

Las Vegas shooting: Piers Morgan loses his cool with pro-gun campaigner in GMB interview

Las Vegas shooting: Piers Morgan loses his cool with pro-gun campaigner in GMB interview

Piers Morgan loses his cool with pro-gun campaigner in GMB interview

The TV presenter and co-host Susanna Reid were speaking to Dan Roberts about the shooting in Las Vegas

'He made an honest form of rock'n'roll music' - fan pays tribute to Tom Petty

'He made an honest form of rock'n'roll music' - fan pays tribute to Tom Petty

'He made an honest form of rock'n'roll music' - fan pays tribute to Tom Petty

The rocker, who fronted The Heartbreakers, has died at the age of 66

Las Vegas shooting: 'America is awash with guns, everyone who wants one has one', says professor

Las Vegas shooting: 'Nothing will change on gun control because Trump's party gets so much money from the NRA'

US gun laws won't change because Trump's party gets a fortune from lobbyists'

Peter Squires, a professor of criminology at the University of Brighton, spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about gun control in the wake of the shooting in Las Vegas

Police in Las Vegas working to establish gunman's motive behind attack

Las Vegas attack: Police working to establish gunman's motive for massacre

Police in Las Vegas working to establish gunman's motive behind attack

Stephen Paddock opened fire on crowds at a country music festival on the strip, killed at least 59 people

Monday, October 2, 2017

Monday, October 2, 2017

'It sounds like holiday greetings' - Twitter reacts to Donald Trump's 'warmest condolences' tweet after Las Vegas shooting

Las Vegas Mandalay Bay shooting: Donald Trump savaged for 'warmest condolences' tweet

Donald Trump savaged for 'warmest condolences' Las Vegas tweet

The US President said the victims of the Mandalay Bay Casino shooting and their families had his 'warmest condolences'

Police in Las Vegas reportedly dealing with active shooter near Mandalay Bay Casino

Las Vegas shooting: At least 50 killed at country music festival near Mandalay Bay Casino

At least 50 killed in Las Vegas as America mourns bloodiest-ever mass shooting

The incident has been reported near to Mandalay Bay Casino, with numerous people said to be injured

Friday, September 29, 2017

Friday, September 29, 2017

Tom Price vows to repay taxpayers for private jet expenses

Trump ally Tom Price vows to repay taxpayers for private jet expenses

Trump ally Tom Price vows to repay taxpayers for private jet expenses

The Health and Human Services Secretary's expenses on chartered flights have made Donald Trump 'unhappy'

Woman dies from 'flesh-eating bacteria' contracted from Storm Harvey flooding - reports

Woman dies from 'flesh-eating bacteria' contracted from Storm Harvey flooding - reports

Woman dies from 'flesh-eating bacteria' contracted from Storm Harvey flooding

77-year-old Nancy Reed became infected with the disease in Houston after suffering a fall in a flooded house

Thursday, September 28, 2017

Thursday, September 28, 2017

Donald Trump 'not happy' about Tom Price's private jet usage

Donald Trump 'not happy' about Tom Price's private jet usage

Donald Trump 'not happy' about Tom Price's private jet usage

The US President told reporters of his displeasure with the Health and Human Services Secretary's activities in chartering private jets

Report praises Hugh Hefner for being a longtime gay rights supporter after key story was published in 1955

Hugh Hefner praised by LGBT advocates for promoting gay rights back in 1955

Hugh Hefner praised by LGBT advocates for promoting gay rights back in 1955

The founder of Playboy, who has died at the age of 91, took a daring stance on gay rights with an article over 60 years ago

Report claims Donald Trump's son-in-law and White House advisor Jared Kushner voted as a woman in electoral error

Donald Trump's son-in-law Jared Kushner 'voted as a woman in electoral error'

Donald Trump's son-in-law Jared Kushner 'voted as a woman in electoral error'

Wired is claiming New York voter registration lists the White House advisor and Donald Trump's son-in-law as female

Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Russia and US to build new space station to orbit the Moon

Russia and US to build new space station to orbit the Moon

Russia and US to build new space station to orbit the Moon

The Roscosmos space agency and Nasa will come together for the Deep Space Gateway project

Trump suffers twin blows after candidate is blocked and Obamacare repeal fails

Donald Trump suffers twin blows after candidate is blocked and Obamacare repeal fails

Trump suffers twin blows after candidate is blocked and Obamacare repeal fails

Donald Trump appears to have accepted the defeat of Luther Strange, while remaining defiant over the healthcare vote

Taliban claim responsibility for rocket attack after Pentagon chief James Mattis arrived in Kabul

Taliban claims responsibility for rocket attack after Pentagon chief James Mattis arrived in Kabul

Taliban claims rocket blasts after Pentagon chief James Mattis arrived in Kabul

A number of rockets exploded around Kabul International Airport hours after the US Defense Secretary arrived

Construction on Donald Trump's Mexico wall prototypes begins in San Diego

Construction of Donald Trump's Mexico wall prototypes begins in San Diego

Construction of Donald Trump's Mexico wall prototypes begins in San Diego

The wall was the cornerstone of the US president's campaign in 2016

Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Washington denies declaring war on North Korea as crisis escalates

Washington denies declaring war on North Korea as crisis escalates

Washington denies declaring war on North Korea as crisis escalates

The regime in Pyongyang said on Monday a tweet from Donald Trump was tantamount to a declaration of war

Donald Trump supporters defend his attacks on National Football League players

Donald Trump supporters defend his attacks on NFL American Football players

Donald Trump supporters defend his attacks on NFL players

Supporters of the US President told The Hill news website they believe it will pay off politically in the long run

Monday, September 25, 2017

Monday, September 25, 2017

North Korea, Venezuela, and Chad to be subject to new US travel restrictions

US travel ban extended to North Korea, Venezuela and Chad

US travel ban extended to North Korea, Venezuela and Chad

The restrictions have morphed from a travel ban imposed by Donald Trump on six majority-Muslim countries this year

NFL erupts in protest as Donald Trump steps up attack on governing body

NFL erupts in protest as Donald Trump steps up attack on governing body

NFL erupts in protest as Donald Trump steps up attack on governing body

The US President insisted the National Football League should change its policy to ensure no one kneels during national anthem

US east coast braced for high winds and waves from Hurricane Maria

US east coast braced for high winds and waves from Hurricane Maria

US east coast braced for high winds and waves from Hurricane Maria

The storm - now a category one hurricane - is expected to brush North Carolina on Wednesday

Friday, September 22, 2017

Friday, September 22, 2017

North Korea threatens new hydrogen bomb test in response to US sanctions

Donald Trump says 'madman' Kim Jong-un 'will be tested like never before'

Donald Trump says 'madman' Kim Jong-un 'will be tested like never before'

Trump sends another provocative tweet after North Korea threatens hydrogen bomb test

Thursday, September 21, 2017

Thursday, September 21, 2017

Robert Mueller asks White House to turn over documents about Donald Trump's conduct - reports

Robert Mueller asks White House to turn over documents about Donald Trump's conduct - reports

Mueller asks White House to turn over documents about Trump's conduct - reports

The New York Times is reporting the head of the Russia probe is requesting records of the US President's behaviour

US politician Tom Price chartered five private jets in one week to travel on business, despite being critical of them before

Donald Trump ally Tom Price criticises private jet trips - then takes five of them in a week

Donald Trump ally criticises private jet trips - then takes five in a week

Tom Price, the Health and Human Services Secretary, once blasted Congress for organising travel by private plane in 2009

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Here's how Donald Trump might react to North Korea's ambassador comments

WATCH Donald Trump get increasingly angry as he listens to the North Korean ambassador ridicule him

WATCH Donald Trump get angry as he listens to the North Korean ambassador

We've obtained pictures of Trump listening to yesterday's interview with Sam Delaney.

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Jihadist content remains 'widely and easily accessible' in the UK, claims think tank representative

Jihadist content remains 'widely and easily accessible' in the UK, claims author of new report

Jihadi content is 'widely and easily accessible' in UK online, says think tank

Martyn Frampton, the co-head of security and extremism at Policy Exchange, spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the think tank's report

Research suggests climate change is not as threatened as believed to be

Research suggests climate change not as threatening as previously thought

Research suggests climate change not as threatening as previously thought

The research was conducted by scientists at the University of Oxford

Theresa May and Boris Johnson to meet in New York to discuss Brexit article

Theresa May and Boris Johnson to meet in New York to discuss Brexit article

Theresa May and Boris Johnson to meet in New York to discuss Brexit article

The Foreign Secretary caused controversy with an article written for the Daily Telegraph over the weekend

Friday, September 15, 2017

Friday, September 15, 2017

Police in New York shoot man armed with a toy gun

Police in New York shoot man armed with a toy gun

Police in New York shoot man armed with a toy gun

Bodycam footage was released by the NYPD showing the moment of Miguel Richards' death

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