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Six cyclists 'critical' after truck ploughs into...

Six cyclists are in a critical condition after being hit by a truck in Arizona, with the driver chased down and shot by police. It...

Tropical Storm Claudette brings flooding to southeast US

Tropical Storm Claudette has hit the southeastern US, with heavy rain lashing Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama. The storm headed...

'Our sweet, good boy': Biden family pay tribute...

One of President Joe Biden's two dogs in the White House has died, the president and first lady have said in a statement on Saturday....

In pictures: How blistering heatwave is fuelling extreme...

A searing heatwave is fuelling an extreme "mega drought" in the western US and prompted warnings about water shortages and wildfires....

Three killed, two missing after dropping over dam in inflatable...

Three people are dead and two are missing after a group of nine people, all believed to be from the same family, went missing after...

Kim Kardashian says she was almost a 'runaway bride'...

Kim Kardashian West has said she almost became a "runaway bride" before her 72-day marriage to basketball player Kris Humphries. ...

Dozens of women sue Pornhub - alleging explicit videos...

Two women have told Sky News they were left feeling ashamed and suicidal after explicit videos of them were posted on the world's...

US get new national holiday recognising end of slavery

A US national holiday commemorating the end of slavery has been signed into law by President Biden after it received overwhelming...

Victoria's Secret rebrands with new stars Priyanka...

Indian actress Priyanka Chopra, US footballer Megan Rapinoe and transgender model Valentina Sampaio have joined Victoria's Secret...

US to get new national holiday recognising end of slavery

A US national holiday commemorating the end of slavery is due to be signed into law by President Biden after it received overwhelming...

Electric chair executions halted as court says killers...

The executions of two inmates have been blocked by a US court, who ruled they must get the choice to die by firing squad. The South...

'A perplexing find': Murder hornets discovered...

The first "murder hornet" discovered in the US this year has been found north of Seattle. The dead Asian giant hornet, which was found...

UFO report: Are we alone?

On the Sky News Daily podcast with Dermot Murnaghan, we examine how sightings of unidentified flying objects went from conspiracy...

Murder hornet mystery: Why the latest discovery in the...

The first "murder hornet" discovered in the US this year has been found north of Seattle. The dead Asian giant hornet, which was found...

Why it's no bad thing that Biden-Putin summit was...

There are moments when dull is good. This was one of them. It was clearly a big and important meeting - the first face-to-face encounter...

New Cold War 'in nobody's interest': Biden...

US President Joe Biden says he thinks there is a "genuine prospect to significantly improve relations" with Russia following a summit...

Fed jolts market as it signals US rate hike could come...

America's central bank jolted markets after signalling it may start hiking interest rates from their present ultra-low level earlier...

New Cold War 'in nobody's interest': Biden...

US President Joe Biden says he thinks there is a "genuine prospect to significantly improve relations" with Russia following a summit...

Biden says 'genuine prospect to significantly improve...

US President Joe Biden says he thinks there is a "genuine prospect to significantly improve relations" with Russia following a summit...

Biden tells Putin he will always raise issues of 'fundamental...

US President Joe Biden says he told Russia's leader Vladimir Putin that he will always raise issues of "fundamental human rights",...

Biden tells Putin: 'Human rights is always going to...

US President Joe Biden says he told Russia's leader Vladimir Putin that "human rights is always going to be on the table". It comes...

Putin: No hostility at meeting with Biden and summit was...

Russia's Vladimir Putin says there was no hostility during his meeting with US President Joe Biden and the summit was constructive....

Putin: No hostility at meeting with Biden and tone was...

Russia's Vladimir Putin says there was no hostility during his meeting with US President Joe Biden and the tone was constructive....

Biden and Putin agree to return ambassadors to posts in...

Russia's Vladimir Putin says he and US President Joe Biden have agreed to return their ambassadors to their respective posts in an...

Talks between US and Russian presidents at summit in Switzerland...

Talks between US President Joe Biden and Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin at a summit in Switzerland have concluded after about...

New York judge paves way for Harvey Weinstein extradition...

Harvey Weinstein can be extradited to California from New York to face additional rape and sexual assault charges, a judge ruled on...

MacKenzie Scott donates nearly £2bn as she calls out...

Billionaire philanthropist MacKenzie Scott has donated another $2.7bn (£1.9bn) to a range of organisations in areas such as education...

New York state returns to 'life as we know it'...

New York is returning to "life as we know it" after at least 70% of adults in the state have received at least one COVID jab, its...

'Devastated' top US athlete blames positive drugs...

A "devastated" top American athlete has been banned for four years following a positive drugs test which she has blamed on eating...

Biden hails breakthrough as US agrees truce in 17-year...

Joe Biden has hailed a "major breakthrough" after the US and EU agreed to a truce in a near 17-year aviation trade dispute that will...

Gone Girl and Cocktail star dies after being hit by 'electric...

Actress Lisa Banes has died aged 65 after being involved in a hit-and-run accident in New York City. The star, best known for playing...

'I can hear the hurt': Lin-Manuel Miranda addresses...

Filmmaker Lin-Manuel Miranda has said he is "truly sorry" for a lack of Afro-Latino actors in lead roles for his new musical In The...

Chrissy Teigen apologises: 'I was a troll, full stop,...

Chrissy Teigen has returned to social media and apologised for cyberbullying, saying: "I was a troll, full stop, and I am so sorry"....

Supermarket worker shot and killed by customer after argument...

A supermarket worker has been killed and three other people injured after she was shot by a customer following an argument about face...

Why Shell could be making $10bn exit from US shale operations

Life moves fast at Royal Dutch Shell these days. Just three weeks ago, the oil and gas giant was ordered by a Dutch court to cut its...

'I don't give a hoot': Kurt Cobain's...

A self-portrait caricature drawing by Kurt Cobain has sold at auction for more than $281,000 (£199,000). The late Nirvana frontman's...

Putin: 'Where is the proof' we are waging a cyber...

Russian leader Vladimir Putin has denied claims his country is waging a cyber war against the United States. In an exclusive interview...

Superman and Deliverance actor Ned Beatty dies aged 83

Ned Beatty, an Oscar-nominated character actor who appeared in dozens of films and TV shows throughout his career, has died at the...

Carlos Ghosn escape: Special forces veteran and son admit...

A US special forces veteran and his son have admitted illegally helping ex-Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn flee Japan ahead of his trial...

All eyes on Biden at NATO summit as alliance prepares to...

The US, Britain and the rest of the NATO alliance are expected to sharpen their language on the challenge posed by China, keep up...