Racism

Charlottesville: 'Make my child's death worthwhile'

Mother of 32-year-old anti-racism protester addresses memorial service for Heyer who was killed on Saturday.

Asia Pacific

UN chief offers to help broker North Korea talks

Antonio Guterres urges to "dial up diplomacy" to resolve the crisis, and said he was available to help broker talks.

UN chief: Time to 'dial down rhetoric' on North Korea

United States

Far-right lauds Trump amid Charlottesville backlash

Neo-Nazis celebrate president's statement blaming "both sides" of violence, even as White House faces harsh rebuke.

Far-right lauds Trump amid Charlottesville backlash

US & Canada

Trump again blames 'both sides' for Virginia violence

After clashes in Charlottesville, Trump appeared to again equate actions of white supremacists with counterprotesters.

Asia Pacific

North Korea's leader holds fire on Guam missile launch

Kim Jong-un said he will watch the actions of the US before deciding whether to launch missiles towards Guam.

Iran

Iran: President Rouhani threatens to scrap nuclear deal

Iranian leader describes his US counterpart Donald Trump as 'not a good partner' after US imposed new sanctions.

Iran could quit nuclear deal if new sanctions imposed

Donald Trump

Protesters greet Trump on visit to New York home

Hundreds gather outside Trump Tower voicing anger at US president over his response to white supremacist violence.

Racism

Trump belatedly condemns white supremacist groups

US president says 'racism is evil' in more forceful statement while man accused of car-ramming attack is denied bail.

Trump decries KKK, neo-Nazi violence in Charlottesville

Racism

Bail denied for suspect in Charlottesville rally death

James Fields faces murder charge and other charges for car-ramming incident which killed a woman and injured 19 others.

Bail denied for suspect in Charlottesville rally death

Human Rights

US: 'There is a policy of targeting anti-fascists'

With hundreds of activists facing felony charges, critics say Trump has emboldened authorities across the United States.

Trump's America: Where activists face felony charges

US & Canada

Protests, vigils around US decry white supremacism

Protesters converged around the US after a white supremacist rally spiralled into deadly violence in Charlottesville.

Racism

Social media users slam Trump over Charlottesville

US president's 'many sides to blame' comment draws fire online after deadly car ramming at far-right rally.

Racism

White supremacist 'Unite the Right' rally turns deadly

At least one person killed and several more injured when a man drove a car into a crowd of anti-racist protesters.

Charlottesville 'Unite the Right' rally turns deadly

Racism

Car ramming hits march against Virginia far-right rally

Charlottesville mayor says at least one dead and dozens injured in car ramming that hit counter-protesters.

North Korea

China urges Trump to tone down North Korea rhetoric

President Xi Jinping tells US president to avoid 'words and deeds' that provoke Pyongyang as threat of war escalates.