Diane Eastabrook

Diane Eastabrook

US & Canada

Could Trump scandals help boost Democrats' electoral chances?

Some say Democratic party needs a bold new leader with fresh ideas to see major wins in upcoming US midterm elections.

Could Trump scandals help boost Democrats' electoral chances?

Middle East

Trump's Iran deal decision days away

European leaders are trying to dissuade US president from withdrawing from the nuclear deal on May 12, warning that such a move could lead to a significant deterioration.

Trump's Iran deal decision days away

US & Canada

US Navy resurrects Second Fleet to counter Russia threat

United States has announced it is re-establishing its naval fleet in the Atlantic Ocean amid rising tensions with Russia.

US Navy resurrects Second Fleet to counter Russia threat

US & Canada

Trump snubs White House correspondents' dinner for Michigan rally

It was to be the second White House Correspondents' Association dinner in a row without the US president.

Trump snubs White House correspondents' dinner for Michigan rally

United States

USA Gymnastics board resigns over sexual abuse scandal

All remaining members of the US Gymnastics board have agreed to step down, after former team doctor Larry Nassar was jailed for sexually abusing female athletes.

USA Gymnastics board resigns over sexual abuse scandal

United States

Trump book author responds to government criticism

Michael Wolff, author of the new book, Fire and Fury, is refusing to back down to legal threats from the US president.

Trump book author responds to government criticism

US & Canada

Book released early: US president threaten to sue

A new book exposing what's described as chaos behind the scenes in the White House, has been released ahead of schedule. Donald Trump's personal lawyer is threatening legal action against the author of 'Fire and Fury'.

Book released early: US president threaten to sue

Journalism

News photo exhibition: from the uplifting to the unnerving

A global exhibition of award-winning news photos aims to show people the world's most pressing issues, from the uplifting to the unnerving.

News photo exhibition: from the uplifting to the unnerving

US & Canada

Texas church shooting reignites calls for stricter gun laws

A week since at least 26 people were shot dead in a church in Sutherland Springs, Texas, the town is still reeling from the the mass shooting.

Texas church shooting reignites calls for stricter gun laws

US & Canada

EPA chief Scott Pruitt announces withdrawal of clean power plan

The Trump administration is taking aim at yet another Obama-era climate change initiative. The head of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) says rules limiting pollution from power plants are to be scrapped.

EPA chief Scott Pruitt announces withdrawal of clean power plan

US & Canada

Trump administration rolls back Obama-era birth control measure

The American Civil Liberties Union is suing the Trump administration after it rolled back measures on birth control.

Trump administration rolls back Obama-era birth control measure

US & Canada

Hurricane Harvey's leftover mould poses danger

While most of the water has receded in Houston, storm has left destruction and the potential for disease in its wake.

Hurricane Harvey's leftover mould poses danger