This young girl got to experience a little magic as she helped to light up police cars outside a hospital in Florida.
A meeting of world leaders in Papua New Guinea has failed to agree on a final communique, highlighting widening divisions between the US and China.
Bad weather on the east coast of the United States has left traffic floundering on the George Washington Bridge between New York and New Jersey.
An American flag is to be flown at a north-east castle as part of a twinning agreement.
A man wearing an “I heart Jesus” cap is wanted by police for a surprising crime – vandalising a church.
The US has voted in midterm elections billed by some as among the most important in history. Here are six things to emerge so far.
Millions of Americans have voted at 2018 midterm elections, which many believe will be a crucial verdict on President Donald Trump’s first two years in office.
Two police officers have gained praise online after being spotted helping a young boy change a tyre on his bike.
Today millions of Americans are heading to the polls for the 2018 midterm elections, which many believe will be a crucial verdict on President Donald Trump’s first two years in office.
About 100 people gathered in a cold drizzle for what was called a “healing service” outside the Pittsburgh synagogue that was the scene of a mass shooting a week ago.
China’s foreign ministry says a phone conversation between President Xi Jinping and his American counterpart, Donald Trump, about trade and other issues was “extremely positive”.
Researchers in the US came across a “Dumbo” octopus, or Grimpoteuthis, during an expedition off the California coast. They saw the creature – which gets its elephant nickname from the large ear-like fins above each eye – while aboard the Nautilus Live vessel in the Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary.
They may not be the spookiest skeletons you’ve ever seen, but they’re certainly some of the most entertaining.
If you ever find yourself in Olympia, Washington, make sure you take a trip to the Mary Lou Beatty Memorial Park.
A North Carolina realtor went on an underground voyage after discovering an atomic bomb shelter in the garden of a house that was on the market.
Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi disappeared almost two weeks ago while on a visit to the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul.
A group that advocates for accountability in the United States Supreme Court has turned the website BrettKavanaugh.com into a resource for survivors of sexual assault.
A motionless squirrel apparently stunned by a passing car has been revived by the driver who performed chest compressions beside the road.
An estimated 225 million people living in the United States received a message from President Trump on Wednesday afternoon as part of a national emergency alert test.
Europe’s captain Thomas Bjorn is adamant it was his team’s impressive performance — and not the divisions that have since emerged among the Americans — that was the key to their success in winning the Ryder Cup.
Turning up to a local fair, you’d probably hope to to see a few huge or amusingly shaped vegetables – and visitors at Deerfield Fair were not disappointed by this whopper.
Louis Theroux will examine how modern America is tackling “humanity’s oldest dilemmas” in a new documentary series.
Europe will attempt to regain the Ryder Cup when they take on the United States in Paris.
This dust devil was filmed crossing a busy highway in Utah.
Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani has said an unnamed US-allied country in the Persian Gulf was behind an attack on a military parade that killed 25 people and wounded around 70.
Europe will attempt to regain the Ryder Cup when they take on the United States in Paris next week.
As people dashed to get out of danger when Hurricane Florence hit eastern parts of the United States, some animals were sadly left behind.
A 26-year-old man who was killed in a shark attack off a Cape Cod beach had been a part-time engineering student who was engaged to be married and loved surfing and other outdoor activities.
A 26-year-old has died in hospital after being bitten by a shark in water off Cape Cod.
US Vice President Mike Pence has said he is “100% confident” that no-one on his staff was involved with the anonymous New York Times column criticising President Donald Trump’s leadership.