United States

Catholic teen sues Washington Post for $250m

Lawyers of Nicholas Sandmann file $250m lawsuit against the Washington Post, claiming he was 'wrongfully targeted'.

US teen who faced off with Native American sues Washington Post

Canada

Seven Syrian refugee children die in house fire in Canada

Children's father remains in hospital in critical condition along with their 40-year-old mother.

Seven Syrian refugee children die in house fire in Canada

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.

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 & Canada

US Supreme Court liberal justice returns to bench

Justice Ginsburg is one of four liberal judges on a court with a 5-4 conservative majority.

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg returns after cancer surgery

United States

Bernie Sanders to run for US president in 2020

'Socialist' senator launches second bid for White House, saying he's running to defeat 'pathological liar' Donald Trump.

US & Canada

Where is Salvator Mundi, da Vinci's painting that sold for $450m?

The artwork that fetched a record-breaking price in 2017 has not been seen since.

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

Opinion

Cold Warrior Elliott Abrams returns to battle in Venezuela

The US has chosen a prominent warmonger to promote 'democracy' in Venezuela.

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Science & Technology

Huawei founder says US cannot 'crush' telecoms giant

In interview with BBC, Ren Zhengfei describes arrest of his daughter and Huawei executive as 'politically motivated'.

Huawei founder says US cannot 'crush' telecoms giant

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

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'