Mexico deploys hundreds of riot police as migrants near

2018-10-18 22:17

Mexico deployed hundreds of riot police to its border with Guatemala as a caravan of Central American migrants prepared to cross on their way to the United States, defying President Donald Trump's threats.

US downgrades Jerusalem diplomatic mission to Palestinians

2018-10-18 21:31

The United States has downgraded the status of its main diplomatic mission to the Palestinians by placing it under the authority of the US Embassy to Israel.

Trump threatens to close US-Mexico border over migrant 'onslaught'

2018-10-18 18:16

US President Donald Trump threatened to send the military to close its southern border if Mexico fails to stem the "onslaught" of migrants from Central America.

US stocks fall, dollar rises amid trade tensions

2018-10-18 16:36

US stocks slumped for a second day as investors continue to grapple with rising Treasury yields.

'I was horrified', says student who ate cookies baked with friend's grandfather’s ashes

2018-10-18 13:32

The last ingredient one could expect to find in a cookie is a dead person’s ashes. Unfortunately for a group of California students, this is exactly what they consumed.

WATCH: Missing Wisconsin girl's parents were shot to death - Sheriff

2018-10-18 12:15

Authorities say a missing Wisconsin girl's parents were shot to death and they believe she was in the home when it happened.

WATCH: Police say teenager baked grandfather's ashes into cookies

2018-10-18 10:31

Police say a Northern California high school student mixed her cremated grandfather's ashes into homemade cookies and shared them with several classmates

US housing starts fell last month amid Hurricane Florence

2018-10-17 15:04

US new-home construction has fallen in September on a decline in the South that may reflect disruptions from Hurricane Florence, according to government figures.

Man strangled by shirt stuck in subway escalator

2018-10-17 13:05

A commuter choked to death after his shirt got stuck in an escalator at a New York subway station.

Trump criticises rush to condemn Saudi Arabia over missing journalist Khashoggi

2018-10-17 10:17

US President Donald Trump has criticised rapidly mounting global condemnation of Saudi Arabia over the mystery of missing journalist Jamal Khashoggi.


10-year-old girl shoots 12-year-old boy

2018-10-18 21:45

Police say a 10-year-old girl accidentally shot and wounded a 12-year-old boy inside a house in Milwaukee.

Putin says US bears some responsibility for Khashoggi disappearance

2018-10-18 21:31

Russian President Vladimir Putin on Thursday said the US bears a "certain responsibility" for the fate of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, adding that there is not enough evidence that Riyadh is behind his disappearance.

Man linked to Saudi prince at consulate when writer vanished

2018-10-18 18:13

he Sabah newspaper's report shows the man also later outside the Saudi consul general's home, checking out of a Turkish hotel and leaving Turkey on October 2.

'I should be dead': Man, who was nearly crushed to death by hay bales, creates hilarious Tinder bio

2018-10-18 14:40

A 27-year-old man from Virginia in USA who nearly died after getting crushed by bales of hay weighing more than 1 360kg is still hoping to find love.

Potentially deadly infection hits California sea lions

2018-10-18 12:37

A rescue centre says California sea lions are coming down with a potentially fatal bacterial infection in near-record numbers

Khashoggi warns in last column of free rein to silence media

2018-10-18 11:09

The Washington Post has published a new column by missing journalist Jamal Khashoggi, warning that Middle East governments 'have been given free rein to continue silencing the media at an increasing rate'.

Fed officials debated hiking rates to restrictive territory

2018-10-17 22:00

Federal Reserve officials stepped deeper into a debate over how high to push interest rates, with a majority appearing to favour an eventual and temporary move above the level they deem neutral for the economy in the long run.

Grandmother arrested after 20-month-old baby is found stabbed and burnt in oven

2018-10-17 13:35

A grandmother from Mississippi in the US has been arrested after a 20-month-old’s lifeless body was found inside an oven, stabbed and burnt.

Uber driver charged with kidnapping New York woman

2018-10-17 12:50

Authorities say an Uber driver in New York City kidnapped a woman who fell asleep in his vehicle, groped her then left her on the side of a highway in Connecticut.

Trump calls porn star Stormy Daniels 'Horseface'

2018-10-17 05:28

President Donald Trump wants adult film actress Stormy Daniels to know what he thinks of her: "Horseface."

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