Arts & Culture

Is Black Panther co-opting African struggles against oppression?

Movie critics have praised the film, but cultural critics argue Marvel Studios, and its parent company Disney, may be exploiting black political and cultural movements for their own financial gain.

Gun violence

Donald Trump criticises FBI over Florida shooting

FBI spending too much time on Russia investigation instead of preventing Florida school shooting, US president says.

Donald Trump criticises FBI over Florida shooting

United States

'Never again!': US protesters demand stricter gun laws

Hundreds of people rally in Florida for stricter gun control laws in the aftermath of a deadly school shooting.

US: School shooting survivors demand stricter gun laws

Russia

'Blather': Lavrov dismisses charges of US vote meddling

Russian foreign minister dismisses accusations of Moscow interference in the 2016 US presidential as 'blather'.

US & Canada

Doubt over US role in Middle East peace process

The US denies reports that it's discussing the possibility of Israel annexing illegal settlements in the occupied West Bank.

US & Canada

Mitt Romney running for Senate

Former US presidential candidate, Mitt Romney, is running for Senate.

US & Canada

Thirteen Russians charged over 2016 US election meddling

Thirteen Russians charged with 'conspiracy to defraud the United States', Special Counsel Robert Mueller says.

Turkey

Tillerson says US-Turkish relations at 'crisis point'

Turkey demands US 'turn words into actions' as Pentagon continues to back Syrian Kurdish YPG in fight against ISIL.

United States

US charges Russians with election meddling

Thirteen Russians charged with 'conspiracy to defraud the United States', Special Counsel Robert Mueller says.

Gun violence

FBI ignored tip school shooter suspect wanted 'to kill'

At least 17 people are dead after a gunman opened fire on a local high school in southeastern Florida.

United States

Nikolas Cruz 'confessed to Florida school shooting'

Police say the 19-year-old confessed to killing 17 people in one of the deadliest school shootings in US history.

Politics

Florida shooting: No progress on gun control

The Florida school shooting is the 18th school shooting so far this year, but tougher gun laws seem as far away as ever.

United States

Steve Bannon questioned in Russia-Trump probes

Former White House official interviewed by Special Counsel Robert Mueller for more than 20 hours, reports say.

Steve Bannon questioned in Russia-Trump probes

United States

Florida shooting: Suspect charged with 17 murder counts

A 19-year-old expelled from Florida school charged with 17 counts of murder after one of deadliest US school shootings.

Turkey-Syria border

US and Turkey look to mend ties as Syria tension grows

On a visit to Turkey, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson hopes to ease anger over US support for Syrian-Kurdish YPG.