United States

American in China injured in 'sonic attack' similar to Cuba

US says embassy worker's brain injury in China appears similar to those sustained by diplomats in Cuba 'sonic attacks'.

American in China injured in 'sonic attack' similar to Cuba

United States

Judge bars Trump from blocking Twitter users

President Trump cannot block users from viewing his profile on Twitter as it violates free speech rights, says court.

US court bars Donald Trump from blocking users on Twitter

Iran

Iran's leader to Europe: Fulfill demands or deal's dead

Ayatollah Ali Khamenei issues demands to be met or Iran will re-start enriching uranium for nuclear programme.

Supreme leader: Europe must follow demands or deal's off

Pakistan

Thousands gather for Pakistani student killed in Texas

Sabika Sheikh hoped to one day join Pakistan's foreign service and become a diplomat before being killed in US shooting.

 Sante Fe attack: Funeral for Pakistani student killed in Texas

United States

Pompeo rules out 'bad deal' with Pyongyang

Secretary of state says US has no intention of making concessions to North Korea amid reports of differences.

Middle East

US envoy slammed over Al-Aqsa compound picture

Washington's embassy in Israel said its ambassador David Friedman was not aware of the details of the poster.

US envoy David Friedman slammed over Al-Aqsa compound picture

Natural disasters

Hawaii's Kilauea volcano: When, why and what's next

Latest eruption from Mount Kilauea forces at least 1,700 residents to evacuate their homes.

Middle East

The princes, the president and the fortune seekers

Two US businessmen sought to leverage UAE, Saudi connections into million dollar contracts and hurt Qatar, AP reports.

Human Rights

More and more are fleeing Central America violence: UN

UN agency expresses concern over the increase in number of people fleeing violence and persecution in Central America.

Central Americans are fleeing violence in higher numbers: UNHCR

United States

US lawyer behind viral racist rant in NYC apologises

Schlossberg was filmed chastising Spanish-speaking restaurant workers and accusing them of 'living off welfare'.

US lawyer Aaron Schlossberg apologises for viral racist rant

United States

Trump casts doubt on proposed summit with North Korea

Summit with North Korean leader under threat unless Pyongyang meets 'certain conditions', US president says.

Venezuela

'Enough conspiring': Venezuela expels US envoy

Venezuelan president expels top US diplomat after Washington imposes new sanctions over disputed presidential election.

Nicolas Maduro expels US envoy amid new sanctions

Iran

Analysis: Iran aims to keep nuclear deal amid sanctions

Analysts say Tehran needs tangible guarantees from Europe to protect businesses from being hit by American sanctions.

Iran seen to hang on to nuclear deal amid US sanctions, threats

Inside Story

What if Iran does not comply with US demands?

The US makes 12 sweeping demands of Iran and warns against 'the strongest sanctions in history'.

Sport

The US-Pakistani WWE star fighting to make a difference

Mustafa Ali, a Muslim wrestler of Pakistani descent, says his religion and culture are incidental to his success.

WWE superstar Mustafa Ali: I've completely shattered the barrier