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Portland protests: Federal forces ready for phased pullouticon
SOCIETY30/07/20200

Portland protests: Federal forces ready for phased pullout

Oregon's governor calls the officers "an occupying force", but the president says they saved the city.

 
Portland protests: Trump threatens to send officers to more US citiesicon

Portland protests: Trump threatens to send officers to more US cities

POLITICS
21/07/2020

President Donald Trump has threatened to send more federal law enforcement officers to major US cities to control ongoing protests.

Coronavirus: The slow death of the American all-you-can-eat buffeticon

Coronavirus: The slow death of the American all-you-can-eat buffet

BUSINESS
20/07/2020

Buffets, beloved by many Americans, are rapidly changing their business model to adapt to the virus.

US election 2020: Kanye West launches unconventional bid for presidencyicon

US election 2020: Kanye West launches unconventional bid for presidency

POLITICS
20/07/2020

Fans have questioned whether the rapper's last-minute bid for the presidency is genuine.

Twitter hack: FBI investigates major attackicon

Twitter hack: FBI investigates major attack

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
17/07/2020

Hackers managed to hijack official accounts of high-profile US figures in an apparent Bitcoin scam.

US Supreme Court allows federal executions to resumeicon

US Supreme Court allows federal executions to resume

SOCIETY
14/07/2020

The US Supreme Court has cleared the way for the first executions of federal prisoners in 17 years.

Coronavirus: White House targets US disease chief Dr Anthony Fauciicon

Coronavirus: White House targets US disease chief Dr Anthony Fauci

SOCIETY
14/07/2020

US infectious disease chief Dr Anthony Fauci is being targeted by the Trump administration as tensions rise between the health expert and the president.

Naya Rivera: Police identify body as missing Glee staricon

Naya Rivera: Police identify body as missing Glee star

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
14/07/2020

The actress went missing on Wednesday after going boating with her son at a lake in California.

Jada Pinkett Smith tells Will Smith of her 'relationship'icon

Jada Pinkett Smith tells Will Smith of her 'relationship'

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
13/07/2020

Jada Pinkett Smith and Will Smith were talking on her Facebook chat show Red Table Talk.

Daniel Lewis Lee: First US federal execution in 17 years to go aheadicon

Daniel Lewis Lee: First US federal execution in 17 years to go ahead

SOCIETY
13/07/2020

Relatives of Daniel Lewis Lee's victims had sought to delay the execution because of coronavirus.

US Supreme Court to rule on revealing Trump tax returnsicon

US Supreme Court to rule on revealing Trump tax returns

POLITICS
09/07/2020

The court will test claims from President Trump's lawyers he enjoys total immunity while in office.

Coronavirus: Harvard and MIT sue over US visa rulingicon

Coronavirus: Harvard and MIT sue over US visa ruling

SOCIETY
09/07/2020

Harvard and MIT say withdrawing visas from foreign students whose courses move fully online is "chaos".

Coronavirus: Texas governor mandates wearing of face masksicon

Coronavirus: Texas governor mandates wearing of face masks

SOCIETY
03/07/2020

Warning of some intensive care units nearly full, Greg Abbott says the outbreak is "getting worse".

Coronavirus: New York imposes quarantine on eight US statesicon

Coronavirus: New York imposes quarantine on eight US states

SOCIETY
25/06/2020

It comes as a US university predicts 180,000 US deaths from the virus by October.

Trump rejects calls to drop Confederate base namesicon

Trump rejects calls to drop Confederate base names

POLITICS
11/06/2020

The president said the bases named for rebel generals "have become part of a Great American heritage".

George Floyd's funeral hears calls for racial justiceicon

George Floyd's funeral hears calls for racial justice

SOCIETY
10/06/2020

The US black man's killing by a white police officer in Minneapolis caused global outrage.

KKK 'leader' charged for attack on Black Lives Matter protestersicon

KKK 'leader' charged for attack on Black Lives Matter protesters

SOCIETY
09/06/2020

A hate crime investigation is underway after a Virginia man allegedly drove his car into protesters.

George Floyd murder suspect Derek Chauvin has bail set at $1.25micon

George Floyd murder suspect Derek Chauvin has bail set at $1.25m

SOCIETY
09/06/2020

Ex-policeman Derek Chauvin is accused of murdering the unarmed black man by kneeling on his neck.