US election as viewed from Jerusalem

US election: How Israelis view the presidential contest

Posted on: 27 October 2016 | 3:51 am

World Series: Chicago Cubs beat Cleveland Indians to level scores

Pitcher Jake Arrieta stars as the Chicago Cubs beat the Cleveland Indians to level the best-of-seven World Series at 1-1.

Posted on: 27 October 2016 | 1:18 am

Clinton's Death Row Records chic

With 12 days to go, Donald Trump touts his new Washington DC hotel, Hillary Clinton celebrates her 69th birthday with Adele and talks Death Row chic.

Posted on: 26 October 2016 | 9:29 pm

Care home murders case leaves Woodstock, Ontario, reeling

A string of alleged murders of Canadian nursing home patients raises more questions than answers.

Posted on: 26 October 2016 | 8:38 pm

US abstains from UN vote against Cuba embargo

In a historic first, the US abstains from a UN vote condemning its economic embargo on Cuba.

Posted on: 26 October 2016 | 8:20 pm

Oklahoma manhunt for live-streaming homicides suspect

Oklahoma police hunt a double murder suspect who live-streamed his escape after a shoot-out.

Posted on: 26 October 2016 | 6:51 pm

No pirates here

Somali-Americans are tired of seeing themselves portrayed as terrorists. A new film tries to challenge stereotypes.

Posted on: 26 October 2016 | 6:28 pm


Kosovan Albanians' adulation for Bill and Hillary Clinton persists years after Nato's military intervention, finds the BBC's Guy Delauney - but is it justified?

Posted on: 26 October 2016 | 6:18 pm

Hillary Clinton fashion on point in Kosovo

A fashion shop in the Albanian capital Pristina features clothes based on Hillary Clinton's wardrobe.

Posted on: 26 October 2016 | 6:03 pm

Tesla reports first quarterly profit for three years

Electric car maker Tesla reports net income of $21.9m (£17.9m) for the third quarter after 13 consecutive quarterly losses.

Posted on: 26 October 2016 | 5:27 pm

Clinton to supporters: 'Don't take your foot off the gas'

Hillary Clinton ask supporters to keep up energy in campaign's final days.

Posted on: 26 October 2016 | 5:15 pm

Trump's hectic campaign - and business - schedule

With under a fortnight to go until the election, Donald Trump attends the opening of his DC hotel.

Posted on: 26 October 2016 | 5:02 pm

US election: What Trump interviews with biographer tell us

More than five hours of previously unreleased interviews with Donald Trump have been released to the New York Times. What do the tapes tell us?

Posted on: 26 October 2016 | 4:29 pm

Coke revenues continue to lose their fizz

Coca-Cola's global revenues slide 7% to $10.6bn in the three months to September as consumers keep the lid on carbonated drinks.

Posted on: 26 October 2016 | 4:23 pm

Message in a bottle returns to New Hampshire family 50 years later

A Utah man returns a message in a bottle from half a century ago that he found while on holiday.

Posted on: 26 October 2016 | 4:22 pm

US election: Trump thanks Gingrich for 'amazing' Kelly interview

Donald Trump praises Newt Gingrich in his TV row with Fox News presenter Megyn Kelly.

Posted on: 26 October 2016 | 1:25 pm

US liver donor marries woman whose life he saved

A US man who donated half of his liver to a complete stranger reveals how they fell in love and wed.

Posted on: 26 October 2016 | 12:35 pm

President Obama ridiculed on Snapchat by daughter Sasha

The US president says his 15-year-old daughter Sasha mocked him on Snapchat in a message to friends.

Posted on: 26 October 2016 | 12:16 pm

17 revelations from Wikileaks' hacked Clinton emails

The revelations keep coming from Wikileaks' hacked emails from the account of Clinton's campaign boss.

Posted on: 26 October 2016 | 11:51 am

Five things not to do in US ballot booth

Five things some states in the US will not let you do in a polling station.

Posted on: 26 October 2016 | 11:35 am

US veteran bonus repayment plan suspended after outcry

The Pentagon suspends plans to collect enlistment bonuses that were given to veterans in error.

Posted on: 26 October 2016 | 11:05 am

Back of the barn

If it really got physical, who would win a Trump-Biden bout?

Posted on: 26 October 2016 | 10:34 am

Who's ahead in the polls?

Follow the opinion polls as Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton go to head-to-head in the run up to the US election on 8 November.

Posted on: 26 October 2016 | 10:00 am

US election: What's at stake for Supreme Court?

For Donald Trump, the election is "all about the Supreme Court". And his opponent has said the issue of the court raises the "central issue" of the election. So what is at stake?

Posted on: 26 October 2016 | 9:51 am

Google Fiber broadband plan scaled back

Google scales back the expansion of its fibre broadband network, which it was rolling out in some US cities.

Posted on: 26 October 2016 | 6:50 am