US to help S Korea missile defence

The US will help South Korea deploy an advanced missile defence system as soon as possible, officials from the Pentagon have said.

Posted by on 8 February 2016 | 2:32 pm

Hillary Clinton's problem with women

She has a problem with women and especially younger women.

Posted by on 8 February 2016 | 2:14 pm

Canadian twins die in bobsled accident

Canadian authorities identify the teenage twin brothers who were killed over the weekend in a toboggan accident in Calgary.

Posted by on 8 February 2016 | 12:32 pm

Canada to end IS strikes by 22 February

Canada will stop bombing targets in Syria and Iraq belonging to the Islamic State group by 22 February, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says.

Posted by on 8 February 2016 | 11:59 am

Empire State Building hit by drone

A man charged with crashing a drone into the Empire State Building has apparently tweeted that a policeman had told him it was "fine" to fly there.

Posted by on 8 February 2016 | 11:01 am

Fiat shares fall as investigation widens

Shares of Fiat Chrysler fall more than 7% on Monday as an investigation into its vehicles widened.

Posted by on 8 February 2016 | 10:05 am

Obama to request $1.8bn to fight Zika

The White House says it will ask US Congress for $1.8bn (£1.25bn) in emergency funding to combat the Zika virus, which is spreading through the Americas.

Posted by on 8 February 2016 | 7:49 am

Why was Beyonce's Super Bowl show significant?

Beyonce, the Black Panthers and the Super Bowl

Posted by on 8 February 2016 | 6:10 am

Chicago officer sues shot teen's family

A white Chicago police officer who fatally shot a black teenager sues his family for $10m (£6.9m), claiming emotional distress.

Posted by on 8 February 2016 | 3:48 am

Obamas bemoan White House wi-fi

The Obamas lament the patchy wi-fi coverage in the White House during a TV interview.

Posted by on 7 February 2016 | 9:48 pm

Broncos beat Panthers in Super Bowl

Peyton Manning's Denver Broncos upset the Carolina Panthers 24-10 in Santa Clara to win their third Super Bowl.

Posted by on 7 February 2016 | 9:37 pm

The 'fat girl' everybody loved

Remembering the 'fat girl' everybody loved

Posted by on 7 February 2016 | 7:34 pm

How the British and Americans started listening in

How did the Five Eyes come to work together?

Posted by on 7 February 2016 | 7:31 pm

VIDEO: The UK and US intelligence relationship

A look at why the UK and US have a strong intelligence relationship.

Posted by on 7 February 2016 | 6:09 pm

VIDEO: Frozen 'car park' unexpectedly melts

A frozen lake being used as a car park at the annual Winter Fest event in Wisconsin, US, melts leaving vehicles submerged in the water.

Posted by on 7 February 2016 | 8:19 am

Revenant director wins top award

Alejandro Inarritu wins the top prize at the Directors Guild of America (DGA) awards for his film The Revenant, boosting his hopes for the Oscars.

Posted by on 7 February 2016 | 5:30 am

A troubled year for American football

Super Bowl brings curtain down on troubled year

Posted by on 7 February 2016 | 1:03 am

Rubio assailed by Republican rivals

Senator Marco Rubio is on the receiving end from several Republican rivals seeking the party's presidential nomination, in a fractious TV debate.

Posted by on 7 February 2016 | 12:59 am

VIDEO: Rubio and Christie clash in TV debate

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie attacks Senator Marco Rubio in the latest TV debate among Republican candidates running for US president.

Posted by on 6 February 2016 | 8:13 pm

VIDEO: Car confessions with a Trump and Sanders supporter

In the run up to the New Hampshire primary, BBC Pop Up is picking up voters to talk about their thoughts on the presidential candidates.

Posted by on 6 February 2016 | 6:12 pm

VIDEO: What's Marco Rubio's story?

The BBC's Emily Maitlis travels to Marco Rubio's hometown in Miami to find out more about about the Republican rising star.

Posted by on 6 February 2016 | 5:24 pm

Hollywood tackles concussion head-on

New Will Smith movie tackles head injuries in sport

Posted by on 5 February 2016 | 6:28 pm

What does it mean to be a US progressive?

The political term is at the centre of the Democratic race

Posted by on 5 February 2016 | 1:21 pm

Shkreli mocks Congress amid inquiry

Former head of Turing Pharmaceuticals refuses to answer questions at a congressional hearing focused on the company's drug pricing policy.

Posted by on 4 February 2016 | 10:54 am

US agency's alcohol advice for women is mocked

Internet users mock US alcohol advice for women

Posted by on 4 February 2016 | 8:53 am