Armed teacher's fear? 'Missing and hitting a student'

Karl Donnelson from Colorado is armed and says he's ready to fire if an incident occurs in his school.

Posted on: 23 February 2018 | 8:22 am

Barbara Alston: Singer with 1960s girl group The Crystals dies at 74

She recorded hits like Da Doo Ron Ron and He Hit Me with Phil Spector in the 1960s.

Posted on: 23 February 2018 | 7:49 am

Florida school shooting: Armed officer 'did not confront killer'

An armed deputy stood outside the building as the Florida shooting took place, officials say.

Posted on: 23 February 2018 | 7:38 am

Trump says violent video games 'shape' young minds

The president said violence in video games had a big influence on how youths view the world

Posted on: 23 February 2018 | 6:08 am

Fourth tourist in Grand Canyon crash dies

Jonathan Udall had been in hospital since the crash in the Grand Canyon while on his honeymoon.

Posted on: 23 February 2018 | 5:17 am

Kylie Jenner 'sooo over' Snapchat - and shares tumble

Shares in Snapchat's owner sink after the reality TV star tweets her criticism of the messaging app.

Posted on: 23 February 2018 | 5:03 am

Winter Olympics 2018: Ivanka Trump arrives for closing ceremony

The first daughter is leading a US delegation to the closing ceremony of the Winter Olympics.

Posted on: 23 February 2018 | 3:04 am

Florida armed school guard 'never went in'

The guard protecting the Florida school hit by a deadly shooting did not go in, a sheriff confirms.

Posted on: 23 February 2018 | 12:51 am

Execution stay for cancer-hit Alabama inmate with damaged veins

Doyle Lee Hamm said his veins were too damaged from cancer and past drug use for a lethal injection.

Posted on: 22 February 2018 | 8:55 pm

Missouri Governor Eric Greitens charged over nude photo

The Republican, who admitted last month to an affair with his hairdresser, is taken into custody.

Posted on: 22 February 2018 | 7:38 pm

Does this bodycam show a man killed by a cop had a gun?

Police say this footage of a fatal shooting by a California officer shows the victim had a gun.

Posted on: 22 February 2018 | 7:11 pm

Tina Fontaine: Raymond Cormier not guilty of Red River murder

The Canadian schoolgirl's death spurred calls for an inquiry into dead and missing indigenous women.

Posted on: 22 February 2018 | 6:04 pm

Weinstein sorry for using Streep and Lawrence to ward off lawsuit

The disgraced movie mogul apologises after his lawyers quoted Meryl Streep and Jennifer Lawrence.

Posted on: 22 February 2018 | 5:46 pm

Trump-Russia: New charges for Paul Manafort and Rick Gates

Mr Manafort and Mr Gates allegedly conspired to hide more than $30m from tax officials.

Posted on: 22 February 2018 | 4:47 pm

NRA and Florida: Seven things Wayne LaPierre blames after shooting

European socialists, the mainstream media and the FBI are on Wayne LaPierre's list. Guns are not.

Posted on: 22 February 2018 | 2:50 pm

Why are so many teenagers running for Kansas governor?

High school students say they want to run for office in Kansas – here’s why they’re doing it.

Posted on: 22 February 2018 | 2:19 pm

Outrage after US lawmaker links mass shooters to Democrats

Democrats criticised Republican Claudia Tenney's remarks as "unhinged, shameful and disgusting".

Posted on: 22 February 2018 | 12:27 pm

Justin Trudeau rescinds India dinner invite to Sikh separatist

An alleged Sikh extremist had been invited to a dinner during Mr Trudeau's state visit to India.

Posted on: 22 February 2018 | 11:42 am

Florida shooting: How students shared their terror

When a gunman opened fire in a Florida school, students inside reached for their phones.

Posted on: 22 February 2018 | 9:23 am

White nationalist Jared Taylor sues Twitter over ban

Jared Taylor's lawyer claims the suspension of his client's account is a form of Twitter censorship.

Posted on: 22 February 2018 | 6:04 am

Justin Trudeau's 'Bollywood' wardrobe amuses Indians

The Canadian prime minister has been wearing traditional Indian attire at every possible opportunity.

Posted on: 22 February 2018 | 2:27 am

'Mad' Mike's rocket mission to check if Earth is flat

A US rocket enthusiast is looking to blast himself into outer space to test an age-old theory.

Posted on: 21 February 2018 | 6:37 pm

School shooting survivor's tearful plea

Sam Zeif, who survived the Florida school shooting, has called for new laws to stop such a tragedy happening again.

Posted on: 21 February 2018 | 5:19 pm

Ford executive leaves over inappropriate behaviour

The car giant says US chief Raj Nair's actions were "inconsistent with the company's code of conduct".

Posted on: 21 February 2018 | 4:56 pm

Florida shooting victim's father tells Trump of rage

US President Donald Trump held a listening session at the White House where he met parents.

Posted on: 21 February 2018 | 4:46 pm