Hoboken station crash: New Jersey train disaster 'kills one'

At least one person is killed and dozens are injured, some of them critically, as a commuter train crashes at a railway station in New Jersey.

Posted on: 29 September 2016 | 1:21 pm

Royals in Canada: George and Charlotte attend party

Prince George and Princess Charlotte attended a party with children of military families, as part of the royal visit to Canada.

Posted on: 29 September 2016 | 1:08 pm

New Jersey train crash: Footage from inside station

Amateur footage from inside New Jersey station shows the scene after a train crashed during morning rush hour, killing at least one person and injuring 100.

Posted on: 29 September 2016 | 11:48 am

NJ crash passengers: 'There was no warning'

Passengers and eyewitnesses describe the moment a train crashed at New Jersey station, killing at least one and injuring 100.

Posted on: 29 September 2016 | 11:40 am

Train 'came in so quickly' - transit worker

A New Jersey Transit employee says a train which crashed, leaving at least one person dead, may have come in too quickly.

Posted on: 29 September 2016 | 11:17 am

People 'climbing out of windows'

Eyewitness Ben Fairclough said some people appeared to be unconscious after a train crashed into a station in Hoboken, New Jersey.

Posted on: 29 September 2016 | 9:45 am

Obama: Congress veto override of 9/11 lawsuits bill 'a mistake'

The US president says the congressional override of his veto on a bill allowing 9/11 lawsuits against Saudi Arabia sets "a dangerous precedent".

Posted on: 29 September 2016 | 7:49 am

Fireman 'a hero' in South Carolina school shooting

A volunteer fireman who subdued a teenage gunman who shot three people outside a South Carolina primary school is a hero, officials say.

Posted on: 29 September 2016 | 7:21 am

Johnson fails to name a foreign leader

US Libertarian candidate Gary Johnson blames an 'Aleppo moment' for not remembering any foreign leaders.

Posted on: 29 September 2016 | 7:06 am

Gay pride flag launched into space 'to spread peace'

The rainbow flag symbolising gay pride is sent into space using a high-altitude balloon.

Posted on: 29 September 2016 | 5:11 am

California ends statute of limitations for rape over Cosby case

California approves a bill ending the 10-year statute of limitations on rape, in a move prompted by allegations against US actor Bill Cosby.

Posted on: 29 September 2016 | 4:56 am

US police shooting: Alfred Olango 'pointed e-cigarette'

Police in California say they shot dead a Ugandan refugee because he pulled an object that turned out to be an e-cigarette from his pocket, pointed it and assumed a "shooting stance".

Posted on: 28 September 2016 | 11:37 pm

Mexico returns remains of US soldiers from 1846 war

The remains of 10 US soldiers killed during the Mexican-American war of 1846 are being returned 170 years after their deaths.

Posted on: 28 September 2016 | 8:27 pm

Bernard the Roughneck

Bernard the Roughneck, an oil-rig worker, made waves when he showed up in greasy coveralls at the House of Commons to advocate for Canada's oil industry.

Posted on: 28 September 2016 | 8:06 pm

Trump's fortune drops $800m in one year

Due in large part to the softening of the New York real estate market, Mr Trump's personal wealth has fallen to $3.7bn, says Forbes.

Posted on: 28 September 2016 | 7:59 pm

Beating Big Brother

Secret surveillance of US citizens by police is on the rise with black neighbourhoods often the target - here is how one Californian city fought back.

Posted on: 28 September 2016 | 7:27 pm

'Mr Jimmy'

Kurt Russell says his latest film, Deepwater Horizon, shows "we don't live in a perfect world" when it comes to getting oil out of the ground.

Posted on: 28 September 2016 | 5:52 pm

'Mosaic house' is culmination of 20 years' work

A vibrant "mosaic house" in Los Angeles represents a 20 year collaboration between two married artists, who have covered almost every surface in tiles and ceramics.

Posted on: 28 September 2016 | 4:58 pm

Wells Fargo chief forfeits $41m amid corruption probe

Wells Fargo chief executive John Stumpf forfeits $41m (£31.5m) in share bonuses as the bank giant tries to stem a scandal over its sales practices.

Posted on: 28 September 2016 | 3:24 pm

Syria: US tells Russia it will end talks if bombing continues

US warns Russia over the bombardment of Aleppo, saying it will suspend co-operation on Syria peace talks unless Moscow stops the assault.

Posted on: 28 September 2016 | 3:18 pm

US election 2016: Clinton gathers Republican endorsements

Hillary Clinton receives another endorsement from a leading Republican, as well as the backing of a typically Republican newspaper.

Posted on: 28 September 2016 | 1:22 pm

AB InBev-SAB Miller deal approved by shareholders

Budweiser owner Anheuser-Busch InBev's £79bn takeover of rival SAB Miller is set to go ahead after the shareholders of both firms approved the mega-deal.

Posted on: 28 September 2016 | 12:58 pm

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie 'laughed about Bridgegate'

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie laughed about his staff closing part of a bridge for political revenge, a court has heard.

Posted on: 28 September 2016 | 12:50 pm

'Trump needs to be Trump and not hold back', Florida fans say

Some supporters of Donald Trump seemed disappointed by his performance in the first debate against Hillary Clinton and are calling for a more aggressive approach.

Posted on: 28 September 2016 | 9:03 am

'Seething fury'

Canada's First Nations use a royal tour to push for political action on social issues and say there is "seething fury" over the slow course of change.

Posted on: 28 September 2016 | 8:20 am