Roy Moore faces verdict of voters in Alabama Senate election

Media captionKayla Moore: “One of our attorneys is a Jew” Alabama voters are choosing between a Republican accused of child abuse and a Democrat hoping for an upset win after an ugly Senate race in the Deep South. President Donald Trump’s populist brand will be tested after he backed ultra-conservative Roy Moore, who is accused […]

Keaton Jones: Bullied boy’s family faces backlash

The family of bullied Keaton Jones have faced a backlash online following allegations they’ve been asking for money and have racist views. A Facebook video of the US schoolboy talking about being bullied went viral earlier this week and celebrities posted their support. But now they’ve faced online criticism after photos emerged allegedly showing the […]

Texas teenager accused of terrorism plot

Image copyright KHOU Image caption FBI arrested the 18-year-old on terrorism charges at his house in Houston A Texas teenager has appeared in court charged with illegally supporting so-called Islamic State and sharing bomb-making tutorials on the internet. Kaan Sercan Damlarkaya, 18, was arrested on Friday following an undercover FBI operation, said the US Justice […]

Akayed Ullah: New York bombing suspect charged

Image copyright CBS Image caption Akayed Ullah emigrated to the US with his family in 2011 Suspected New York City bus terminal bomber Akayed Ullah has been charged with terror offences, police say. The 27-year-old Bangladeshi immigrant was wounded in the attack at the Post Authority Bus Terminal in Manhattan on Monday morning. Mr Ullah […]

Alabama Senate race: Trump candidate under spotlight as state votes

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The race between Doug Jones (left) and Roy Moore is too close to call Alabama voters are heading to the polls in a Senate election that could have wider implications for Donald Trump. Republican candidate Roy Moore, a former Alabama judge who is embroiled in allegations of child sex […]

Trump attacks ‘begging’ Senator Kirsten Gillibrand

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Mrs Gillibrand represents Mr Trump’s hometown of New York US President Donald Trump has attacked Democratic Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, a day after she called on him to resign over sexual misconduct allegations. Mr Trump said the New York senator was “begging” him for campaign donations and “would do anything” […]

Alabama Senate race: Trump records message for Roy Moore

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Roy Moore speaks at a final campaign rally in Alabama on Monday US President Donald Trump has recorded an audio message for a Republican Senate candidate accused of sexual misconduct, on the eve of the election. The president has thrown his political weight fully behind former Alabama judge Roy Moore, […]

New York Port Authority attack: Man held after Manhattan blast

Media captionThe blast hit during New York’s rush-hour – this is how events unfolded A man is being held after an attempted terror attack at New York City’s main bus terminal. “Terrorists won’t win,” Mayor Bill de Blasio said after a blast at the Port Authority terminal in Manhattan during the morning rush hour on […]

Alabama Senate race: Trump records robocall for Roy Moore

Image copyright Getty Image caption Roy Moore’s campaign has been rocked by allegations US President Donald Trump has recorded a robocall for a Republican Senate candidate accused of sexual misconduct, on the eve of the election. The president has thrown his political weight fully behind former Alabama judge Roy Moore, who is vying with Democrat […]