Olathe shooting: India shocked after national killed in US

A killing of an Indian man at a bar is dominating news in his home country, amid reports it was a race crime.

Posted on: 24 February 2017 | 11:41 pm

Mexico warns US over border wall funding

Mexico says it would retaliate if the US imposed a tax on imports to finance the wall.

Posted on: 24 February 2017 | 11:18 pm

White House bans certain news media from briefing

The BBC and CNN among those excluded from an informal briefing, as the president's rift with media deepens.

Posted on: 24 February 2017 | 7:09 pm

The ballot question

A leading US political scientists thinks Donald Trump is president because his name came first on the ballot in some critical swing states.

Posted on: 24 February 2017 | 6:50 pm

A quiet man

Can the outsider secretary of state find a way to wield power in a chaotic Washington?

Posted on: 24 February 2017 | 6:43 pm

Canada's pizza

The Hawaiian pizza is a love it or loathe it dish first created in the province of Ontario.

Posted on: 24 February 2017 | 2:50 pm

Trump promises border wall 'soon, way ahead of schedule'

Addressing a conservative summit, he promises to focus on "getting bad people out of this country".

Posted on: 24 February 2017 | 2:01 pm

White House asked FBI to discredit reports of Russia links

The White House's chief of staff asked the FBI's deputy director to dispute a New York Times article.

Posted on: 24 February 2017 | 1:17 pm

Trump's friend hates Paris and other things we learned

Five things we learned listening to President Trump address a conference of conservative activists.

Posted on: 24 February 2017 | 1:14 pm

People gathered in the US to celebrate their love of mermaids

Last month, hundreds of people togged up in fishtails to swim and perform underwater in South Carolina.

Posted on: 24 February 2017 | 12:55 pm

Drunk woman drove for two miles with man in windscreen

She only stopped when bystanders confronted her about the half-naked body on her bonnet.

Posted on: 24 February 2017 | 12:03 pm

Going AWOL

Trump critics employ "missing" posters to press Republicans to face voters in town halls.

Posted on: 24 February 2017 | 11:24 am

Kansas shooting 'hero' counted the gunman's shots

Ian Grillot was shot when he confronted the gunman reportedly yelling racial slurs at two Indians.

Posted on: 24 February 2017 | 10:35 am

No police at pride

Black Lives Matter is convincing Canadian cities to lose police floats and embrace queer people of colour.

Posted on: 24 February 2017 | 9:25 am

Oscar wild

Hollywood's celebrities are in a final whirl of pre-Oscars parties, awards, dinners - and protests.

Posted on: 24 February 2017 | 5:12 am

Beyonce pulls out of headlining Coachella Festival 'on doctor's orders'

The singer will headline next year's festival instead after following advice of doctors to keep a less rigorous schedule.

Posted on: 24 February 2017 | 12:34 am

Caitlyn Jenner's message to Donald Trump: 'Call me'

The reality star and activist records a message for the president about protecting transgender rights.

Posted on: 24 February 2017 | 12:03 am

Trump repeats call for US nuclear supremacy

The president says he wants the US to expand its nuclear arsenal, to be ''top of the pack".

Posted on: 23 February 2017 | 11:38 pm

Americas Cup: Team Oracle crewman goes overboard

Onboard cameras have captured a grinder being dragged under water during Americas Cup training.

Posted on: 23 February 2017 | 7:46 pm

This woman knows who's won the Oscars

Martha Ruiz counts the Oscars votes and talks about the measures she takes to keep the results safe.

Posted on: 23 February 2017 | 7:44 pm

Suffering 'colourism'

A teenager and aspiring community leader shares her perspective on colourism - discrimination based on the darkness of a skin tone.

Posted on: 23 February 2017 | 6:59 pm

Who's hiding beneath US-Mexico border?

President Trump's wall isn't a new idea- some stretches of the border already have one. But what lies beneath?

Posted on: 23 February 2017 | 6:47 pm

Marching orders

A programme for undocumented military family members may be cancelled by the Trump administration

Posted on: 23 February 2017 | 5:49 pm

Trump adviser hails 'new political order'

Steve Bannon, Donald Trump's top adviser, says the president is "maniacally focused" on his agenda.

Posted on: 23 February 2017 | 5:38 pm

Mexico foreign minister vents 'irritation' at Rex Tillerson

Mexico's foreign minister tells the top US diplomat they are worried about immigrants' rights.

Posted on: 23 February 2017 | 4:33 pm