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George Floyd death: Trump threatens to send in army to end unresticon
POLITICS14 hours ago0

George Floyd death: Trump threatens to send in army to end unrest

Protests and violence continue for a seventh night amid fury over a black man's killing by police.

 
George Floyd: Protesters set Minneapolis police station ablazeicon

George Floyd: Protesters set Minneapolis police station ablaze

SOCIETY
29/05/2020

The US city sees a third night of unrest sparked by the death of an unarmed black man in custody.

Coronavirus deaths in US top 100,000icon

Coronavirus deaths in US top 100,000

SOCIETY
28/05/2020

The US has seen more deaths (currently 100,047) and infections (1.69 million) than any other country.

Four Minnesota cops fired after death of unarmed black manicon

Four Minnesota cops fired after death of unarmed black man

SOCIETY
27/05/2020

The FBI investigates Minneapolis police after video shows man being arrested saying "I can't breathe".

Trump says coronavirus worse 'attack' than Pearl Harboricon

Trump says coronavirus worse 'attack' than Pearl Harbor

POLITICS
07/05/2020

"There's never been an attack like this," says the US president, blaming China for failing to stop it.

Coronavirus: White House plans to disband virus task forceicon

Coronavirus: White House plans to disband virus task force

POLITICS
06/05/2020

US President Donald Trump has confirmed the White House coronavirus task force will be winding down, with Vice-President Mike Pence suggesting it could be disbanded within weeks.

Coronavirus: Los Angeles offers free virus testing to all residentsicon

Coronavirus: Los Angeles offers free virus testing to all residents

SOCIETY
01/05/2020

It is the first major US city to offer free testing to all, even if people are showing no symptoms.

Oklahoma City bombing: The day domestic terror shook Americaicon

Oklahoma City bombing: The day domestic terror shook America

SOCIETY
19/04/2020

On this day 25 years ago, a deadly bomb attack shook America and left 168 people dead.

Coronavirus: President Trump defends tweets against US states' lockdownsicon

Coronavirus: President Trump defends tweets against US states' lockdowns

POLITICS
19/04/2020

He says some measures are "too tough", but health experts warn lifting them will increase infection.

Coronavirus: The untold story of America's biggest outbreakicon

Coronavirus: The untold story of America's biggest outbreak

SOCIETY
17/04/2020

Infections spread like wildfire through a pork factory in South Dakota. Here's how it happened.

Coronavirus: The daunting reality of getting US back to normalicon

Coronavirus: The daunting reality of getting US back to normal

POLITICS
17/04/2020

Trump says "we'll be the comeback kids" but experts warn US still isn't ready to test and track cases.

Climate change: US megadrought 'already under way'icon

Climate change: US megadrought 'already under way'

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
17/04/2020

A drought as bad as any in recorded history may be under way in the US.

Coronavirus: Trump unveils plan to reopen states in phasesicon

Coronavirus: Trump unveils plan to reopen states in phases

POLITICS
17/04/2020

Guidelines for "Opening up America Again" outline three stages for US states to ease their lockdowns.

White House defends Ivanka Trump's personal travel amid lockdownicon

White House defends Ivanka Trump's personal travel amid lockdown

POLITICS
17/04/2020

The president's eldest daughter travelled to New Jersey, a virus hotspot, with her family last week.

Coronavirus: How California kept ahead of the curveicon

Coronavirus: How California kept ahead of the curve

SOCIETY
16/04/2020

The Golden State has only had a fraction of the coronavirus deaths experts expected - why?

Coronavirus: Trump says peak is passed and US to reopen soonicon

Coronavirus: Trump says peak is passed and US to reopen soon

POLITICS
16/04/2020

"We'll be the comeback kids," the president says, predicting some states will reopen this month.

Coronavirus: Why is NYC reporting surge in virus deaths?icon

Coronavirus: Why is NYC reporting surge in virus deaths?

SOCIETY
16/04/2020

New York is now reporting an additional 3,778 deaths presumed to be coronavirus-linked.

Coronavirus: Trump feuds with governors over authorityicon

Coronavirus: Trump feuds with governors over authority

POLITICS
15/04/2020

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo said the president was "spoiling for a fight".