Education

Felicity Huffman gets 14 days behind bars in US college scandal

The American actress is the first parent sentence in wide-ranging US college admissions cheating scandal.

Felicity Huffman gets 14 days behind bars in US college scandal

AJ Impact

WeWork presses on with IPO, as valuation tumbles further

WeWork has raised more than $12bn since its founding nine years ago, but the company may now only be worth that amount.

WeWork presses on with IPO, as valuation tumbles further

Inside Story

What's the cure for misinformation on vaccines?

European Commission and World Health Organization urge action against anti-vaccination campaigns.

September 11

9/11 Commission interview with Saudi Prince Bandar released

The Florida Bulldog obtains long-withheld summary of the commission's interview with Saudi Prince Bandar bin Sultan.

9/11 Commission interview with Saudi Prince Bandar released

AJ Impact

Swedish activist Greta Thunberg takes climate protest to Trump

After bringing her message from Stockholm to Berlin, Paris, Rome and New York, the teen advocate hits Washington, too.

Swedish activist Greta Thunberg takes climate protest to Trump

AJ Impact

China to lift punitive tariffs on US pork and soybeans: Xinhua

Earlier, the US agreed to delay another round of tariffs on Chinese imports by two weeks to October 15.

China to lift punitive tariffs on US pork and soybeans: Xinhua

Israel

Netanyahu denies report of Israeli spying near White House

Israeli prime minister calls media report about surveillance in Washington, DC a 'complete fabrication'.

Netanyahu denies report of Israeli spying near White House

AJ Impact

US may strip California of clean-car power

Trump administration may prevent California from setting its own, stricter vehicle emissions standards.

US may strip California of clean-car power

South Korea

S Korea's Moon, Trump to meet amid hopes for fresh N Korea talks

Stalled negotiations on denuclearisation in North Korea on top of the agenda of the meeting between South Korea and US.

S Korea's Moon, Trump to meet amid hopes for fresh N Korea talks

US Elections 2020

Third US 2020 Democratic debate: What did the candidates say?

Top-performing candidates face-off on a wide range of issues, including gun control, immigration and trade.

Third US 2020 Democratic debate: What did the candidates say?

AJ Impact

Trump plans middle income tax cut for 2020

The proposal, which currently lacks details, could face challenges from a Democrat-controlled House of Representatives.

Trump plans middle income tax cut for 2020

US & Canada

US to reveal Saudi official allegedly tied to 9/11 attackers

The person is last of three Saudi officials referred to in FBI report into the 2001 attacks that killed nearly 3,000.

US to reveal Saudi official allegedly tied to 9/11 attackers

United States

California moves to ban facial recognition on police body cameras

California ban reflects growing unease in the United States about the risks to privacy and civil liberties.

California moves to ban facial recognition on police body cameras

AJ Impact

CEOs call on US Senate to crack down on gun violence

Corporate chiefs from wide variety of American companies send letter to upper house of Congress demanding swift action.

CEOs call on US Senate to crack down on gun violence

Taliban

US House panel subpoenas Trump's Afghan envoy Zalmay Khalilzad

Foreign Affairs Committee Chair Engel says panel wants answers on Afghan peace plan now that US-Taliban talks are dead.

US House panel subpoenas Trump's Afghan envoy Zalmay Khalilzad