US Secret Service laptop stolen

US Secret Service laptop stolen

Image copyright Reuters Image caption The laptop reportedly contained floor plans for Trump Tower in New York City A US Secret Service laptop with Trump Tower floor plans and other sensitive material has apparently been stolen from an agent’s vehicle in New York. The laptop, which was protected by encryption, was taken on Thursday, the […]

New York paramedic struck and killed by stolen ambulance

New York paramedic struck and killed by stolen ambulance

Image copyright AP Image caption Ms Arroyo was a 14-year FDNY veteran and mother of five children. A New York Fire Department (FDNY) paramedic has died after she was run over by a man driving her stolen ambulance. Yadira Arroyo, 44, was responding to a call with another paramedic in the Bronx neighbourhood on Thursday […]

Senate intelligence panel rejects Trump wiretap claim

Senate intelligence panel rejects Trump wiretap claim

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Trump said his predecessor wiretapped his phone but has produced no evidence There are “no indications” that Trump Tower was under surveillance by the US government before or after the election, a Senate committee has said. The statement from Republican Senator Richard Burr, Senate Intelligence Committee chairman, dismissed Donald […]

Enda Kenny meets US President Donald Trump in Oval Office

Enda Kenny meets US President Donald Trump in Oval Office

Image copyright PA Image caption Donald Trump met Enda Kenny in the oval office Taoiseach (Prime Minister) Enda Kenny has held talks with US President Donald Trump in the White House. “I love Ireland,” said Mr Trump. He planned to visit the Republic of Ireland during his term in office, he told Mr Kenny. Before […]

‘Family wanted’ ad in Kansas sparks huge reaction

‘Family wanted’ ad in Kansas sparks huge reaction

Image copyright Courtesy Mark Weber, Wichers Photography Image caption Bradley, 11, Preston, 10, Layla, 8, Landon, 6, and Olive, 2 A US newspaper’s “Family Wanted” ad featuring five siblings up for adoption has received a massive response and sparked a huge number of offers. “This is a viral response,” said Corey Lada with the Kansas […]

Trump travel ban: Second US judge block new executive order

Trump travel ban: Second US judge block new executive order

Image copyright AFP Image caption The proposed travel ban has drawn protests across the US Federal judges in Hawaii and Maryland have blocked US President Donald Trump’s new travel ban, which was due to begin after midnight on Thursday. The order would have placed a 90-day ban on people from six mainly Muslim nations and […]

Train covers NY commuters in snow

16 March 2017 Last updated at 16:01 GMT Passengers awaiting a train at a New York railway station got caught in an unexpected icy blast on Thursday. Train covers NY commuters in snow

Trump travel ban: US judges block new executive order

Trump travel ban: US judges block new executive order

Image copyright AFP Image caption The proposed travel ban has drawn protests across the US Federal judges in Hawaii and Maryland have blocked US President Donald Trump’s new travel ban, which was due to begin after midnight on Thursday. The order would have placed a 90-day ban on people from six mainly Muslim nations and […]

Trump travel ban: US judge blocks new executive order

Trump travel ban: US judge blocks new executive order

Image copyright AFP Image caption The proposed travel ban has drawn protests across the US A Federal judge in Hawaii has blocked President Donald Trump’s new travel ban, hours before it was due to begin at midnight on Thursday. US District Judge Derrick Watson cited “questionable evidence” in the government’s argument that the ban was […]

US charges Russian spies over Yahoo breach

US charges Russian spies over Yahoo breach

Image copyright AFP Image caption The charges, announced by the US Justice Department, relate to a 2014 breach affecting 500 million Yahoo user accounts Two Russian spies are among four individuals indicted by the US Department of Justice (DOJ) over a huge theft of Yahoo user accounts. The members of the FSB, the Russian intelligence […]