Seven people are dead after a man with a semi-automatic rifle opened fire during a routine traffic stop in Texas and began a terrifying rampage that ended with police gunning him down outside a cinema.
Former FBI director James Comey violated FBI policies in his handling of memos documenting private conversations with Donald Trump, the Justice Department’s inspector general has said.
A creative teenager has found a novel way to embarrass and entertain his younger brother when he gets home from school.
A family have been reunited with their pet cat 11 years after he went missing thanks to a tenacious stranger.
Officials in the US state of Virginia have marked the anniversary of the first arrival there of enslaved Africans 400 years ago.
Denmark’s prime minister has had a phone conversation with US President Donald Trump, who earlier this week scrapped a visit to the country by saying Mette Frederiksen was “nasty” when she rejected his idea of buying Greenland as an absurdity.
China has announced it will raise tariffs on 75 billion dollars of US products in retaliation for President Donald Trump’s planned September 1 duty increase in a war over trade and technology policy.
Dozens of air mattresses flying through the air were caught on camera by a resident of Denver, Colorado when winds swept an outdoor cinema event.
Jeffrey Epstein signed a will just two days before he killed himself in the Manhattan federal jail, new court records show, opening a new legal front in what could be a years-long battle over the financier’s fortune.
A woman who was taken to hospital with what she thought was kidney stones turned out to be going into labour with triplets.
President Donald Trump has talked to aides and allies about buying Greenland for the US.
Markets pushed higher on Tuesday despite a number of global economic and political uncertainties, as the latest round of US tariffs on Chinese goods looked set to be delayed.
North Korea has said leader Kim Jong Un supervised test-firings of an unspecified new weapons system.
A millionaire charged with strangling his wife in California has been captured after being on the run for the past four years.
Venezuela’s vice president has said the latest US sanctions freezing the assets of Nicolas Maduro’s government are an attack on private property and a threat to world order.
The Trump administration has frozen all Venezuelan government assets in a dramatic escalation of tensions with socialist leader Nicolas Maduro, who has stubbornly clung to power in the face of mounting international pressure.
US President Donald Trump has condemned mass shootings in Texas and Ohio as barbaric crimes “against all humanity” and called for bipartisan co-operation to respond to an epidemic of gun violence.
US President Donald Trump has claimed he wants legislation providing “strong background checks” for gun users.
Twenty people were killed and more than two dozen injured in a shooting in a busy shopping centre in the Texas border town of El Paso, the state’s governor said.
At least 15 people have been killed after a shooting at a shopping centre in Texas.