US & Canada

Immigration agents 'used excessive force' during Tennessee raid

Workers arrested during 2018 raid on meatpacking plant sue US authorities over alleged constitutional rights violations.

Immigration agents 'used excessive force' during Tennessee raid

Donald Trump

Number of hate groups in US reached record high in 2018: SPLC

Watchdog finds number of hate groups increased by seven percent last year, as groups used internet to grow and recruit.

Number of hate groups in US reached record high in 2018: SPLC

Mueller Probe

Ex-Trump lawyer Cohen gets two-month delay to report to prison

Judge agrees to the delay to give Michael Cohen time to recover from surgery and prepare for congressional testimony.

Ex-Trump lawyer Cohen gets two-month delay to report to prison

US & Canada

Trump may have meddled in Cohen investigation: Report

The NYT report says President Trump might have asked his acting attorney general to appoint an ally to oversee the inquiry.

Asia Pacific

Why is Japan's Abe also seeking to meet Kim?

Abe seeks 'diplomatic normalisation' of North Korean ties, long strained over denuclearisation and Japanese abductees.

Trump-Kim summit: What's at stake for Japan?

Nuclear weapons

Donald Trump rushing to sell Saudi Arabia nuclear technology

Experts worry tech transfer will allow Saudi Arabia to produce nuclear weapons, contributing to Middle East arms race.

North Korea

Singapore to Hanoi: The winding road since first Trump-Kim summit

A week before their second summit, an in-depth look at what has happened since Kim and Trump last came face-to-face.

Singapore to Hanoi: The winding road since first Trump-Kim summit

US & Canada

Trump in no hurry for North Korea to denuclearise

State Department says sanctions on North Korea will remain until the US achieves final results of full denuclearisation.

Trump in no hurry for North Korea to denuclearise

US-Mexico border

US states sue Trump over emergency wall declaration

President invoked emergency powers after Congress didn't fulfill request for $5.7bn to help build US-Mexico border wall.

Sixteen US states sue Trump over emergency wall declaration

US & Canada

'Fake': Thousands rally in US against Trump's national emergency

More than 250 rallies held across the US to decry Trump's national emergency declaration to build the border wall.

'Fake': Thousands rally in US against Trump's national emergency

United States

North Carolina House race marred by voter fraud scheme: official

Election board official says absentee ballots were collected and in some cases filled out in favour of Republicans.

North Carolina House race marred by voter fraud scheme: official

Syria's War

Syria: SDF calls for help with 'time bomb' ISIL fighters

Abandoning foreign ISIL fighters in Syria would be a 'very big mistake', spokesman for US-backed militia warns.

Syria: SDF calls for help with 'time bomb' ISIL fighters

Sport

WWE's Rey Mysterio: 'I'm representing my people'

In the age of Donald Trump, a prominent Mexican-American wrestler hopes to promote Latino pride.

WWE's Rey Mysterio: 'I'm representing my people'

North Korea

Ahead of Hanoi summit, N Korea faces 'turning point': State media

Editorial in Rodong Sinmun newspaper urges North Koreans to step up efforts to boost the country's economy.

Ahead of Hanoi summit, N Korea faces 'turning point': State media

Inside Story

What should be done with foreign ISIL fighters captured in Syria?

US President Donald Trump tells European leaders to 'take back' more than 800 ISIL fighters held in Syria.