Clashes at Trump San Diego rally

Skirmishes flare between supporters and opponents of Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump as he visits the city of San Diego in California.

Posted by on 28 May 2016 | 8:54 am

VIDEO: The artist subverting the selfie

David Henry Brown Jr, an artist based in New York City, says the punk ethic in his bizarre self-portraits mocks "the representation of every cliche, trope and stereotype on Instagram".

Posted by on 28 May 2016 | 8:31 am

Kim Jong-un aunt 'lives American Dream'

An aunt of North Korean supreme leader Kim Jong-un is running a dry-cleaning business in the US after defecting in 1998, the Washington Post reports.

Posted by on 28 May 2016 | 6:38 am

US curfew on Okinawa after death

The US military base on Japan's island of Okinawa imposes a curfew after the arrest of an ex-Marine suspected of killing a woman.

Posted by on 28 May 2016 | 5:07 am

VIDEO: Onboard camera captures rocket landing

An onboard camera has captured the successful landing of SpaceX's Falcon 9 rocket, returning from space after launching an Asian communications satellite.

Posted by on 28 May 2016 | 4:53 am

WW2 plane crashes into New York river

A World War Two vintage aircraft crashes into the Hudson River between New York and New Jersey, reportedly killing the pilot.

Posted by on 28 May 2016 | 1:38 am

Depp ordered to stay away from wife

A US judge orders actor Johnny Depp to stay away from his estranged wife, actress Amber Heard, after an alleged assault.

Posted by on 28 May 2016 | 12:02 am

VIDEO: Plane crashes into New York river

A small plane crashes in the Hudson River between New York and New Jersey.

Posted by on 27 May 2016 | 11:41 pm

The jailed rapist looking for love online

Should violent prisoners be allowed to look for love online?

Posted by on 27 May 2016 | 6:39 pm

The Unabomber and the Norwegian mass murderer

How the Unabomber and his Nordic fan want you to listen

Posted by on 27 May 2016 | 6:28 pm

VIDEO: The keys to Snapchat - DJ Khaled-style

They don't want you to watch this video

Posted by on 27 May 2016 | 6:00 pm

VIDEO: Washington gets a mural makeover

A neighbourhood in Washington has been made over with murals by both international and local artists.

Posted by on 27 May 2016 | 6:00 pm

The most Canadian band in the world

Are Tragically Hip the most Canadian band in the world?

Posted by on 27 May 2016 | 6:00 pm

Dr Heimlich saves choking woman

The 96-year-old man behind the Heimlich manoeuvre has used the technique to save a woman choking at his retirement home.

Posted by on 27 May 2016 | 4:37 pm

Yellen: rate rise in 'coming months'

Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen expects interest rates to rise again later this year if the US economy continues to improve.

Posted by on 27 May 2016 | 2:16 pm

Cheap fuel lets US drivers hit the road

American drivers take to US roads this holiday weekend enjoying the lowest fuel prices for a decade.

Posted by on 27 May 2016 | 1:59 pm

Washington enclave ready for Obamas

After the White House, the president's family will stay in Washington

Posted by on 27 May 2016 | 1:11 pm

Anger over Toronto marijuana shop raids

Canadian marijuana users decry recent raids on dozens of Toronto shops that sell the drug, calling the operation a waste of police resources.

Posted by on 27 May 2016 | 12:35 pm

Trump would 'cancel' Paris climate deal

Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump says he would withdraw the US from the Paris climate deal that limits carbon emissions in nearly 200 countries.

Posted by on 27 May 2016 | 11:37 am

VIDEO: Transgender toilet row tension in Texas

Eleven states are suing the Obama administration over policies about which bathrooms transgender students should use in schools.

Posted by on 27 May 2016 | 11:09 am

PayPal founder is 'comic book villain'

Gossip site Gawker accuses PayPal founder Peter Thiel of being 'vindictive' and a 'comic book villain' who uses his billions to fund libel suits against the site.

Posted by on 27 May 2016 | 7:40 am

Infections resist 'last antibiotic' in US

The first case of an infection that can resist the antibiotic of last resort - colistin - has been detected in the US.

Posted by on 27 May 2016 | 5:05 am

VIDEO: What Mexicans think of Trump's wall

Donald Trump's proposed wall on the US-Mexico border is seen as both the solution to illegal immigration and a potential nightmare for Mexico.

Posted by on 27 May 2016 | 3:47 am

VIDEO: 'We're fighting for $15'

McDonald's employees are protesting outside the company's annual meeting in Chicago.

Posted by on 27 May 2016 | 2:25 am

Donald Trump's wall: Dream or nightmare?

Why people at US border back Trump's 'great' wall

Posted by on 26 May 2016 | 7:21 pm