Macron, Trump vow 'joint response' if chemical attack in Syria

2017-06-27 21:00

US President Donald Trump and France's Emmanuel Macron have agreed on the need for a "joint response" in the event of another chemical attack in Syria.

Minor NY City subway derailment causes delays

2017-06-27 18:14

The New York Police Department says a minor derailment in Harlem has caused a power outage that led to evacuations along the subway line.

Inmate details brutal prison killings: 'I did it for nothing'

2017-06-27 16:04

Determined not to spend their lives in prison, two inmates in the US have decided to court the death penalty by killing fellow inmates, one of them says.

Ruling in travel ban leaves myriad questions unanswered

2017-06-27 15:00

The Supreme Court's ruling to allow President Donald Trump's travel ban go forward in part leaves more questions than it answers.

Q&A: Murkiness follows Supreme Court's action on travel ban

2017-06-27 11:26

The Supreme Court is allowing a limited version of President Donald Trump's travel ban to take effect, but much remains murky.

Philando Castile family reaches $3m settlement in death

2017-06-27 09:35

The family of Philando Castile has reached a $3m settlement over his shooting death by a police officer during a traffic stop.

US says Assad may be preparing chemical attack, warns 'heavy price'

2017-06-27 05:25

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad may be preparing a chemical weapons attack that would result in the "mass murder" of civilians, the White House says, warning the regime would pay a "heavy price" if it goes ahead.

Trump slams Obama, demands 'apology' over Russia probe

2017-06-26 20:37

US President Donald Trump has demanded an apology over the Russia investigation rocking his presidency, as he kept up a days-long attack on Barack Obama for his handling of intelligence about election meddling by Moscow.

WWI veteran's long lost Purple Heart returned to his family

2017-06-26 18:38

A long lost Purple Heart medal awarded to a World War I veteran wounded in a gas attack has been returned to his family in central New York.

Pharmacy head to be sentenced in deadly meningitis outbreak

2017-06-26 16:49

The co-founder of a US compounding pharmacy is set to be sentenced in a deadly nationwide meningitis outbreak that killed more than 60 people and sickened hundreds more,


Egypt lets 6 Yemenis board New York-bound flight

2017-06-27 19:13

Egyptian airport officials say six Yemenis, including some with American citizenship, were allowed to board a flight to New York despite the Supreme Court's partial reinstatement of President Donald Trump's travel ban.

New limbs for growing bodies: Mutilated albinos get refitted

2017-06-27 16:34

Albino children whose limbs were hacked off by witch doctors now have new lives, thanks to US medicine and an international support network.

Syria denies US allegations of new chemical attack

2017-06-27 15:40

The Syrian government has dismissed White House allegations that it is preparing a new chemical weapons attack.

Republican health plan in peril as 22 million set to lose coverage

2017-06-27 12:25

Senate Republicans have watched support for their Obamacare repeal bill slide into perilous territory after the release of a non-partisan report forecasting that the plan would leave 22 million more Americans uninsured by 2026.

Bromance as Trump and Modi hail friendship at first talks

2017-06-27 10:55

US President Donald Trump and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi have embraced each other as friends and partners, pledging their quest for economic growth would strengthen rather than undermine ties between the world's two largest democracies.

North Korea likens Trump to Hitler

2017-06-27 08:09

North Korea likened US President Donald Trump to Adolf Hitler in its latest diatribe amid high tensions over Pyongyang's military ambitions and ahead of a visit to Washington by the South's new leader.

Ohio fixes sites of pro-Islamic State hack; feds investigate

2017-06-26 20:37

Ohio officials say they've restored 11 government websites that have been hacked with a message purporting to be supportive of the Islamic State terrorist group.

Travel ban ruling 'victory for national security' - Trump

2017-06-26 19:30

The US Supreme Court has agreed to hear the case on President Donald Trump's controversial travel ban targeting citizens from six predominantly Muslim countries.

US stocks lifted as Italian plan boosts banks

2017-06-26 18:20

Wall Street stocks have risen in early trade, following European equities higher after an Italian bank rescue plan lifted European and US financial giants.

Slowdown in US business-equipment orders may weigh on growth

2017-06-26 15:22

An unexpected decline in US orders for business equipment in May indicates cooling capital-goods investment may weigh on second-quarter economic growth.

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