Shortlists for the British Books Awards are filled with international writing in a time of “insular” politics.
New York police are investigating another suspicious package which US media reported was sent to a restaurant owned by actor Robert De Niro.
With 10 days to go before the US gets a new commander-in-chief, Barack Obama has given his farewell speech to the country. Here are all the key parts from his moving speech in his hometown of Chicago.
Tributes have poured in for Barack Obama a day after Donald Trump won the American election to become the next US president.
Barack Obama certainly knows how to keep it real. Now he’s criticised Donald Trump for sowing suspicion about the integrity of the US presidential election, telling him to “stop whining” and focus on winning votes. Ouch.
Republican White House hopeful Donald Trump has accused US president Barack Obama of founding the Islamic State group that’s wreaking havoc from the Middle East to European cities.
Aberdeen's council headquarters was lit up last night in honour of the victims of the worst mass shooting in American history.