Khashoggi death: US meets Saudi crown prince despite criticism

Media caption Jamal Khashoggi and how Saudi critics keep going missing A senior US official has held talks with Saudi Arabia’s crown prince in Riyadh, despite growing concern over the Saudis’ role in the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi. US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin met Mohammed bin Salman on Monday. Turkish officials say Khashoggi was […]

Trump: US will build up nuclear arsenal

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Mr Trump says Russia has violated the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces treaty, which he has threatened to abandon President Donald Trump has warned that the US will bolster its nuclear arsenal to put pressure on Russia and China. Speaking to reporters, he repeated his belief that Russia has violated the […]

Trump: US to begin cutting foreign aid over migrant caravan

Media captionCelebrations and sickness – thousands of migrants make it to Mexico, but what happens next? President Donald Trump has said the US will “begin cutting off” foreign aid to Guatemala, Honduras and El Salvador over the unfolding migrant crisis. Mr Trump criticised the countries on Monday for allowing people to leave the region and […]

Migrant caravan: ‘Our strength is greater than Trump’s threats’

Media captionCelebrations and sickness – thousands of migrants make it to Mexico, but what happens next? Thousands of people travelling from Central American nations to try to enter the US have resumed their journey from southern Mexico to the US border. On Sunday, the migrant caravan reached the town of Tapachula, approximately 37km (23 miles) […]

#WeWontBeErased: Outcry over memo proposing US transgender change

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Demonstrators in New York protested against the report on Sunday evening There has been an outpouring of anger in the US from politicians, celebrities and human rights groups over a report alleging the US policy on gender recognition could be changed. A report in the New York Times on […]

Migrant caravan on the move from Mexico-Guatemala border

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The migrant caravan walks north from the city of Ciudad Hidalgo Thousands of people travelling from Central American nations to try to enter the US have resumed their journey from southern Mexico to the US border. Early on Sunday, the large caravan started walking northwards from the border city […]

Clemson University: Floor collapse injures 30 in South Carolina

Image copyright EVN Image caption Those there screamed as the floor collapsed At least 30 people were injured when a floor collapsed at a party at Clemson University, South Carolina. The Kappa Alpha Psi fraternity annual homecoming party was just getting started when the floor gave way. Police said some of the attendees broke bones […]

Indianapolis zoo lioness kills father of her three cubs

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Lioness Zuri had lived with Nyack for eight years and the zoo said the two had never shown aggression before A lioness has killed the father of her three cubs in their pen at a zoo in the US, officials say. Zuri, 12, attacked 10-year-old Nyack and staff at Indianapolis […]

Russia nuclear treaty: Gorbachev warns Trump plan will undermine disarmament

Image copyright Reuters and EPA Image caption Mr Gorbachev has questioned the sense of withdrawing from the INF Former Soviet President Mikhail Gorbachev says US President Trump’s plan to withdraw from a key Cold War nuclear weapons treaty is a reversal of efforts to achieve nuclear disarmament. Mr Gorbachev – who signed the Intermediate-Range Nuclear […]

US tourists die as Costa Rica rafts capsize

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The Quepos area on Costa Rica’s Pacific coast is popular with foreign tourists Four US tourists have died in Costa Rica after a rafting accident on a swollen river on Saturday, officials have said. A fifth person, a local tourist, is also missing. “Fourteen tourists and three guides on […]

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