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Seventeen American missionaries, including children, kidnapped...

A group of 17 US missionaries - including children - have been kidnapped in Haiti. They were on their way home from building an orphanage...

17 American missionaries, including children, kidnapped...

A group of 17 US missionaries - including children - have been kidnapped in Haiti. They were on their way home from building an orphanage...

Strike of almost 60,000 film and TV workers avoided after...

A last-minute deal has been reached to prevent a strike of almost 60,000 film and TV workers in the US. There had been fears that...

'I'm vengeance': New Batman trailer reveals...

The latest trailer has been released for The Batman, which stars British actor Robert Pattinson as the dark and vengeful protagonist....

Man who was 13 when he killed a four-year-old boy granted...

A man who was 13 when he killed a four-year-old boy has been granted parole. Eric M Smith was convicted of second-degree murder in...

It isn't just the UK that's suffering supply...

The backlog of cargo ships at the busiest port complex in the US - images of which have come to define the global supply chain crisis...

Robert Durst on ventilator with COVID - days after being...

US real estate heir Robert Durst has tested positive for COVID-19 and is on a ventilator in hospital - days after being sentenced...

Key part of Biden's climate legislation could be dropped...

The most sweeping measure in US President Joe Biden’s signature climate change legislation is likely to be dropped because of opposition...

US politicians stepping up security in increasingly acrimonious...

The divisive nature of American politics has seen threats against politicians rise four-fold in the last year, according to a security...

US commits to offer 'condolence payments' to...

The US has promised condolence payments to the relatives of 10 civilians killed in a drone strike in Afghanistan. The victims, including...

Why Britney Spears says she is celebrating Christmas early...

Britney Spears says she is celebrating Christmas early this year because "why not?" The pop star, 39, is on the brink of regaining...

Former US president Bill Clinton remains in hospital for...

Former US president Bill Clinton has remained in hospital for a fourth night, where he has reportedly been recovering from a urological...

Former US president Bill Clinton remains in hospital for...

Former US president Bill Clinton has remained in hospital for a fourth day, where he has reportedly been recovering from a urological...

Former US president Bill Clinton remains in hospital for...

Former US president Bill Clinton has remained in hospital for a second day, where he has reportedly been recovering from a urological...

Man accused of 2018 Florida school shooting to plead guilty...

The gunman accused of killing 14 students and three members of staff at a high school in Florida back in 2018 will plead guilty to...

Virgin Galactic postpones test flight due to safety concerns

Virgin Galactic has postponed its next test flight due to safety concerns regarding the "strength margins" of materials used in the...

Teachers told to balance Holocaust books with 'opposing'...

Teachers in a Texas city have been told if they have book on the Holocaust in the classroom they should also have one offering an...

Former president Bill Clinton 'responding well'...

Former US president Bill Clinton is in a California hospital with an infection but is responding well to treatment, doctors say. The...

Former president Bill Clinton admitted to hospital with...

Former US president Bill Clinton, 75, was admitted two days ago to a hospital in California with a "non-covid infection," his spokesman...

Former president Bill Clinton admitted to hospital with...

Former president Bill Clinton, 75, was admitted two days ago to a hospital in California with a "non-covid infection," his spokesman...

Bill Clinton admitted to hospital with non-COVID infection

Former president Bill Clinton, 75, was admitted two days ago to a hospital in California with a "non-covid infection," his spokesman...

Congress to pursue criminal charges against former Trump...

A committee investigating the Capitol riot has said it will pursue criminal charges against former Donald Trump adviser Steve Bannon...

'The Jinx' star Robert Durst jailed for life...

US real estate heir Robert Durst has been sentenced to life in prison without parole for the murder of his best friend more than two...

Real estate heir Robert Durst jailed for murder of best...

[unable to retrieve full-text content]US real estate heir Robert Durst has been sentenced to life in prison without parole for the...

Travis singer 'mauled' by runaway sausage dog...

Travis singer Fran Healy says there was "so much blood" after he was "mauled" by a runaway sausage dog he tried to save from the middle...

Rapper Tyga arrested on domestic violence charges after...

Rapper Tyga has been arrested on domestic violence charges, after his ex-partner posted pictures of her black eye online. Tyga, whose...

'The most profound experience' - Star Trek's...

Star Trek actor William Shatner has become the oldest person to reach space, calling his trip "the most profound experience". The...

Rapper Tyga arrested in domestic violence investigation...

Rapper Tyga has been arrested on domestic violence charges, after his ex-partner posted pictures of her black eye online. Tyga, whose...

'The most profound experience' - Star Trek actor...

Star Trek actor William Shatner has become the oldest person to reach space, calling his trip "the most profound experience". The...

Star Trek actor William Shatner becomes oldest person to...

Star Trek actor William Shatner has become the oldest person to reach space. The 90-year-old blasted off from Texas at 3.50pm UK time...

Apple shares tumble as iPhone 13 production reportedly...

The value of shares in Apple dropped on Tuesday following reports that the company has slashed production numbers of its new iPhone...

US to reopen land borders to fully vaccinated travellers...

The US will reopen its land borders for non-essential travel in early November, ending restrictions that have been in place since...

'I'm a little frightened': Star Trek actor...

William Shatner, the actor whose fictional mission was "to boldly go where no man had gone before", will today become the oldest person...

Superman actor dismisses bisexual Man of Steel as 'bandwagoning'

Superman actor Dean Cain has accused writers of "bandwagoning" after they said the latest incarnation of the character would come...

Gabby Petito was strangled to death, coroner reveals

Gabby Petito was strangled to death, a US coroner has announced, following a post-mortem examination of her body. Teton County Coroner...

At least two people killed in plane crash near San Diego...

At least two people have been killed in a plane crash near San Diego, California. Two homes were engulfed in flames and another ten...

Dave Grohl on rift with father who 'imagined I would...

Dave Grohl is one of the world's best-known rock stars, but his journey to fame and fortune wasn't always easy. The Foo Fighters frontman...

Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl reveals father didn't...

Dave Grohl is one of the world's best-known rock stars, but his journey to fame and fortune wasn't always easy. The Foo Fighters frontman...

Earthquake hits Alaska, day after two tremors rock Hawaii

Earthquakes have hit two different parts of the US in two days, according to the United States Geological Survey (USGS). On Monday...

California oil spill: Closed beaches set to reopen after...

Beaches in Southern California that were closed due to a major oil spill are set to reopen after testing found no detectable amounts...