Rivers swollen by Hurricane Sally’s rains threaten more misery for some residents of the Florida Panhandle and south Alabama on Thursday.
Hurricane Sally has made landfall in Alabama as a Category 2 storm, pushing a surge of ocean water onto the coast and dumping torrential rain.
Hurricane Sally strengthened to a Category 2 system with 100 mile-an-hour winds and heavy rain as it bore down on the US Gulf Coast early on Wednesday.
A north-east twinning group has been sowing the seeds of friendship with a transatlantic donation.
The late US congressman John Lewis has crossed the Edmund Pettus Bridge in Selma, Alabama, for the final time as remembrances continue for the civil rights hero.
John Lewis will cross Selma’s Edmund Pettus Bridge for the final time on Sunday as remembrances continue for the civil rights hero.
Pupils from an American school have been learning about a north-east harbour thanks to a new transatlantic link.
The mayor of a US city has said he will “cherish” his visit to a north-east town as a twinning agreement was signed.
Emma Watson and Rihanna have joined the backlash against new abortion laws passed in the US state of Alabama.
Lady Gaga has joined the list of celebrities condemning Alabama’s strict new laws virtually outlawing abortions.
A historic north-east castle turned red, white and blue to help celebrate a twinning agreement.
An American flag is to be flown at a north-east castle as part of a twinning agreement.
A woman whose audition video to dance with Janet Jackson went viral after a cop helped her out has now performed with her idol.
Rapper Kendrick Lamar paused a duet with a white female fan after she continually said ‘n****’ while rapping along to one of his songs.