Hurricane ploughs Carolinas, leaving five dead, states flooded

Hurricane Florence ploughed into the Carolinas and lumbered slowly inland...

Gas explosions drive thousands from homes in Boston

Some 8,000 people were prevented from returning home in Boston...

Life-threatening Hurricane Florence makes landfall in US

Hurricane Florence has made landfall on the US East Coast,...

Life-threatening Hurricane Florence approaches North Carolina

A dangerous storm is expected to land shortly in the...

Dozens of gas blasts rock Boston suburbs

Dozens of explosions, apparently triggered by a natural gas pipeline...

Hurricane Florence deluges Carolinas ahead of landfall

Heavy rain, gusting winds and rising floodwaters from Hurricane Florence...

UN decries ‘shameful’ reprisals on rights activists in 38 countries

The United Nations listed 38 "shameful" countries, including China and...

Six die in California linked shootings

Six people have been killed in linked shootings in the...

US invites China to trade talks as tariffs loom

The Trump administration has invited Chinese officials to restart trade...

Maduro heads to key financier China, eyes fresh loans

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro is travelling to China to discuss...

'Florence' weakens, but remains life-threatening

Hurricane Florence weakened into a Category 2 hurricane as it...

2017 was rough for humanity: Study

In fact, humanity just had its gloomiest year in more...

US voices concern over China’s crackdown on Muslims

The US State Department expressed deep concern over China’s “worsening...

Jailed Lula pulls out of Brazil presidential race

Jailed former Brazilian president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva has...

California to stop using fossil fuel for producing electricity

California has set a goal of phasing out electricity produced...

Trump admin targets International Criminal Court, PLO

The Trump administration on Monday threatened tough action against the...

Republicans urge more tax cuts as elections near

With congressional elections looming, Republicans in the US House of...

US braces for 'extremely dangerous' storm, orders evacuations

Evacuations have been ordered as the US East Coast braces...

Trump to go tough on ICC

The United States on Monday will adopt an aggressive posture...

Obama takes swipe at Trump in political rally

Former President Barack Obama said on Saturday that November midterm...

Trump cuts $25m in medical aid to Palestinians

US President Donald Trump has ordered that $25 million earmarked...

Obama rebukes Trump for ‘abuses of power’

Former US President Barack Obama assailed President Donald Trump and...

Ex-Trump aide gets 14 days in jail in Mueller probe

The former Trump adviser whose remarks in a London pub...